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Pelion High student drowns in Edisto River

Pelion High student drowns in Edisto River

A Pelion High school student-athlete drowned near North, Sunday near Carson Landing on the Edisto River in Orangeburg County Marcus Dwyer, 18, was a senior and he was scheduled to graduate from high school in a month. The Lexington One School District issued a statement regarding the death of Dwyer. It reads: “The Pelion High School community was saddened to […]

by · May 6, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Gray Collegiate gets win in 2A State Baseball Playoffs

Gray Collegiate gets win in 2A State Baseball Playoffs

Gray Collegiate defeated East Clarendon Monday night by a score of 5-1, Monday night, in 2A state baseball playoffs. The game was played at the Midland Baseball Complex in West Columbia. “We’re happy to be playing another game, that’s all we can ask for.” said Gray head baseball coach Charles Assey.  Wyatt Keisler was the winning pitcher for the War […]

by · May 6, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Art on State draws big crowd on a beautiful night – Photo Gallery

Art on State draws big crowd on a beautiful night – Photo Gallery

With the beautiful view of the city skyline as a backdrop, artists painted on the street at West Columbia’s Art on State, Friday.  After rain much of the day, the clouds cleared in time for a beautiful night in the 100 block of State Street.  Music filled the air as the band Seventy Six and Sunny played to hundreds, who […]

by · May 6, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Girls on the Run fill Cayce streets, Saturday

Girls on the Run fill Cayce streets, Saturday

It was fun, and healthy, for a lot of girls in Cayce Saturday morning. On a sun-filled morning, close to 900 runners, 500 of them participating girls, accompanied by running buddies and coaches, took part in the Girls on the Run Columbia spring 5K at the Historic Columbia Speedway. Participants ran and walked the 3.1-mile course that snaked through neighborhoods […]

by · May 6, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
See vintage photo of Zesto as customers share memories in 70th year

See vintage photo of Zesto as customers share memories in 70th year

It’s Zesto of West Columbia’s 70th Birthday this year. The City of West Columbia has posted an old photo of the Triangle City restaurant and patrons are sharing their favorite memory with Facebook comments: Here’s a link: https://www.facebook.com/WestColaSC/photos/a.297888360362595/1250448375106584/?type=3&theater Debra O’Neal Oswalt said: We’ve Grown Up With Zesto’s! And, We’ve Had A lot Of Our Family Celebrations At Zesto’s Because We […]

by · May 3, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Lexington Police ask for help to ID armed robbery suspect

Lexington Police ask for help to ID armed robbery suspect

The Lexington Police Department is asking for assistance to identify a male who was involved in an armed robbery of the CVS Pharmacy in the early morning of Thursday, according to Lexington Police Chief Terrance Green. At approximately 2:56 a.m., officers were dispatched to the CVS Pharmacy, which is located at 5608 Sunset Blvd. in Lexington, for an armed robbery […]

by · May 3, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Gray Collegiate defeats East Clarendon in baseball playoffs, Airport falls at MV

Gray Collegiate defeats East Clarendon in baseball playoffs, Airport falls at MV

Gray Collegiate defeated East Clarendon, 5-4, Thursday in an extra innings thriller in the 2A S.C. High School League baseball playoffs. Airport dropped its playoff game at Midland Valley by a score of 6-2. Dominick Macintosh was the winning pitcher while Justin Evans was charged with the loss for East Clarendon.The game was played at the  Midlands Baseball complex in West […]

by · May 3, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Kinetic Derby Day a success, anticipation building for next year – Photo gallery

Kinetic Derby Day a success, anticipation building for next year – Photo gallery

Kinetic Derby Day planners have had a few days to assess the impact of the second year of the event. And the impressions are all positive. “We think we had about 1,500 in attendance which is triple from last year,” said Anna Huffman, West Columbia’s communications director. And they came from all over. “We had entries from Aynor, Conway, Branchville, […]

by · May 2, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
Providence Presbyterian Community Yard Sale is May 11

Providence Presbyterian Community Yard Sale is May 11

The Providence Presbyterian Community Yard Sale 2019It is hosted by Providence Presbyterian Church on Saturday, May 11, from 8 a.a. until 1 p.m. Providence Presbyterian Church is at 1112 Hummingbird Dr, West Columbia.

by · May 2, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
West Columbia Councilman Tem Miles running for mayor, speaks at fundraiser

West Columbia Councilman Tem Miles running for mayor, speaks at fundraiser

West Columbia District Four Councilman and attorney Tem Miles is running to be mayor. His supporters held a fundraiser for him, Tuesday at Grecian Gardens in West Columbia. “As you can see from who is here tonight, Tem has the support of a cross section of people from the world of business, the legal profession and he is a Citadel […]

by · May 1, 2019 · 0 comments · NEWS
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