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Garden Jamboree April 21

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The SC Garden Jamboree will be held at Saluda Shoals Park April 21 from 8 am – 3:30 pm. The Lexington County Master Gardener Volunteer [...]

Walk Like MADD April 22

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The Mothers Against Drunk Driving/MADD's fundraiser Walk Like MADD will be held April 22 It is the fourth year the walk will be held at [...]

Edventure Eggstravaganza April 15

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Children are invited to hop down the bunny trail to EdVenture for Eggstravaganza this Saturday, April 15, from 9 am to 5 pm. The eggstra-special [...]

Education offered for building industry professionals

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina (BIA) will offer National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Designation Courses in Columbia in 2017. Open to [...]

CHAPIN

Guest Speaker

March 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Mary Sturgil, WLTX TV news anchor spoke to the Chapin Sunrise Rotary Club recently. She [...]

Prayer Breakfast to feature Chapin High principal

March 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

  Chapin Mayor Skip Wilson has announced Dr. Akil Ross, principal of Chapin High School, [...]

Chapin considering hosting Weight Watchers meeting at Town Hall

February 9th, 2017|0 Comments

The Town of Chapin is exploring the opportunity to host regular Weight Watcher meetings at [...]

Annual Chapin theatre gala Friday

January 17th, 2017|0 Comments

  The Annual Chapin Theatre Company Gala will be held this Friday, January 20, at [...]

Chapin begins business license renewals

December 27th, 2016|0 Comments

The Town of Chapin recently sent out business license renewal notices for Chapin businesses operating [...]

MILITARY

Dutch Fork alumnus earns medals

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Captain Keith R. LeBlanc received the Bronze Medal and the Air Force Aerial Achievement Medal [...]

Local cadets named to Citadel Summerall Guards

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Earning a position on The Citadel’s Summerall Guards is among the highest honors a member [...]

Airman 1st Class David G. Gregory

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class David G. Gregory graduated from basic military training at Joint [...]

WWII vets presented with congressional medal

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Congressman Joe Wilson presented Joseph Moore of Lexington with the Congressional Gold Medal for his [...]

NON PROFITS

Walk Like MADD April 22

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The Mothers Against Drunk Driving/MADD's fundraiser Walk Like MADD will be held April 22 It [...]

File your taxes for free

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

MyFreeTaxes is a free, safe and easy way for anyone earning $64,000 or less to [...]

Babcock Center Gives Back to Its Community

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

The folks at the Batesburg/Leesville Work Activity Center believe in giving back to the community.  [...]

BUSINESS

AT&T Fiber expands connection speed

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

AT&T is now offering a 1 gigabit connection on its 100 percent fiber network powered [...]

Networking Expo

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Bill Danielson (l) of DataPay and J.D. Hackett of Prudential Financial Services were vendors at SchmoozaPalooza Networking Expo hosted by the Columbia Chamber of Commerce. [...]

SCE&G offers springtime tips

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Spring is officially here, and SCE&G is reminding customers of measures they can take to make their homes and businesses more energy efficient this season.“We [...]

EDUCATION

District Five accepting applications for 4K program

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Lexington-Richland School District Five is currently accepting applications for its tuition-based 4-year-old kindergarten program.The District Five EXCEL (Exposing Children to Early Learning) 4K program is [...]

Oak Pointe librarian earns honor

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Oak Pointe Elementary School Librarian Angela Durham has been awarded the 2017 South Carolina Association of School Librarians (SCASL) School Librarian of the Year. This [...]

The Center hosts visiting Japanese researcher

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

 The Center for Advanced Technical Studies (The Center) hosted visiting researcher Chizuru Ishimine, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Child Care and Education at [...]

PUBLIC SAFETY

Murder victim identified

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the victim of a fatal shooting that occurred at about 4:40 am March 17 in the 400 block [...]

Lexington Sheriff’s employee death subject of SLED investigation

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating the death of a Lexington County Sheriff’s Department civilian employee. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the [...]

Lexington County investigating brush fires

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Lexington County investigators are working to determine if recent brush fires in the Red Bank area were intentionally set. “We’re investigating five fires that have [...]

NATURAL RESOURCES

Join the Arbor Day Foundation in March, get free trees

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

The Arbor Day Foundation is making it easy for everyone to celebrate the arrival of spring by planting trees. Join the Arbor Day Foundation in [...]

Public comment open for 2017 aquatic plant management plan

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Millions of dollars have been spent to control the growth of invasive plants like hydrilla in South Carolina’s lakes and rivers. The public is invited [...]

SCPRT’s chief of staff awarded the Order of the Palmetto

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Amy Duffy, the chief of staff for the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism, was presented with the Order of the Palmetto for [...]

SPORTS

Dutch Fork Golfers in spring Headlines

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

George Bryan Golf AcademyGeorge E. Bryan, III WOW. Spring is ushered in by the Masters and what's extremely special about this year’s tournament [...]

Big Catch

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Tony caught a 51lb catfish with a 6lb line in Lake Murray recently. He launched from Lighthouse Marina.

George Bryan Golf: Distance is Not a Mystery

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

George Bryan Golf AcademyGeorge E. Bryan, III Before addressing the mystery of distance, a quick PGA Tour Valspar recap. Terry Chappell, a member at Golden [...]

POLITICS

Wilson nominates students to military academies

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

GovernmentCongressman Joe Wilson has announced the names of his nominees to the United States Military Academies for the class of 2021. After an extensive application [...]

Legislative Report April 6

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Rep. Chip Huggins-District 85Serving Irmo and Chapin The House of Representatives concurred in Senate amendments to H.3358, legislation that provides a framework for [...]

Richland releases 2016 report on transportation

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

An upswing in passenger commutes on The Comet bus system and the completion of several road and pedestrian projects are among the highlights of the [...]

COLUMNS

Mayor’s Message: March 9th

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

I want to congratulate Chris Clauson, zoning administrator for the town, on winning our Step Up Challenge with more 220,000 steps logged over the month [...]

The Inland Sea: LMYRA races

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

The Inland Sea By: Edward M. “Jib” Colie III The last two weekends have been great weather for spring sailing with temperatures that [...]

The Inland Sea: I love these South Carolina winters

March 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

The Inland Sea By: Edward M. “Jib” Colie III The last two weekends have been great weather for spring sailing with temperatures that [...]

ENTERTAINMENT

Edventure Eggstravaganza April 15

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Children are invited to hop down the bunny trail to EdVenture for Eggstravaganza this Saturday, April 15, from 9 am to 5 pm. The eggstra-special [...]

Lake Murray Public Parks now open

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

SCE&G’s public parks on both sides of the Lake Murray Dam opened for the season April 5.The boat-launching park on the Irmo side and the [...]

State Museum offers spring break, summer camps

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

The South Carolina State Museum is offering a new line up of camps for spring break and summer for the 2017 season. Each camp is [...]

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Plumbers wanted – will train

January 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Local plumbing and drain service company has need for service plumbers and/or trainees. Steady work and [...]

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Dock for Rent

December 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Dock for rent with 2 lifts. Located at 148 Quiet cove Dr. in Timberlake. Lift [...]

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Ole Sarge Handyman

December 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Ole Sarge Lawn/ Handyman "BBC" and small house work also odd jobs. James 803-413-6810

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Hair Salons

November 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Cuts $8 (reg. $15)  Waxing $10. Perms & Color / Starting at $39. Open 7 [...]

SENIOR NEWS

AARP survey shows opposition to health care reform bill

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Senior News, HealthAARP has released the findings of a survey that said a majority of [...]

ICRC kids and "Pennies Full of Love"

March 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Over the past three weeks, after school children came together to raise money in the [...]

AARP launches campaign keep investors alert

March 5th, 2017|0 Comments

With Americans losing tens of billions of dollars annually to investment fraud schemes, what mindsets [...]

FROM THE WEB

Sarah Palin’s Arizona Home For Sale

January 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Another member of the Palin family is leaving Arizona.  First, Bristol Palin sold her Maricopa, [...]

Doberman "Stormtrooper"

December 18th, 2015|0 Comments

With the debut of Star Wars it is the perfect time for costume fans to unleash [...]

Looking for that special gift? Buy a Tank

December 8th, 2015|0 Comments

Some people would say that buying functional tanks might be a peculiar hobby, but apparently people [...]

HEALTH

AARP survey shows opposition to health care reform bill

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Senior News, HealthAARP has released the findings of a survey that said a majority of [...]

Providence using new procedure to treat Parkinson’s

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

On March 3, gastroenterologist Dr. Rajeev Vasudeva performed a new procedure to evolve medical treatment [...]

Palmetto Health offers heart failure management system

March 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Palmetto Health is first health care system in the Midlands to implant the CardioMEMS Heart [...]

Garden Jamboree April 21

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Walk Like MADD April 22

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Edventure Eggstravaganza April 15

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments