Irmo-based Integrated Micro-Chromatography Systems Inc. (IMCS) will expand its operations in Richland County, investing $4.1 million and creating 31 new jobs over the next five years. IMCS creates, manufactures and distributes next-generation biotechnology products and services for an array of clients, including clinical and forensic toxicology labs, academic research facilities,Continue Reading

By CT McDonald After last year’s spring sports season was disrupted by the COVID-19 virus, it’s back to business now with sports tournaments highlighting the annual spring break holidays. And some local teams are right in the middle of it. Dutch Fork’s defending 5A state champion baseball team (2019 stateContinue Reading

The South Carolina Autism Society (SCAS) is having their 15th Annual Strides for Autism Virtual Walk this month and the grand finale will be live April 24 from 10 – 11:30 am. You have the opportunity to rise up for autism by registering individually or as a team all month:Continue Reading

Scott Alan Wilhide, 59, of Columbia lost his courageous battle with ALS on March 31, 2021 surrounded by his family. Scott was born in Youngstown, OH on August 8, 1961. After living in Arizona and West Virgina, his family moved to South Carolina in 1971. He graduated from Irmo HighContinue Reading

By Congressman Joe Wilson Coronavirus Resources Our country is still working to recover from the pandemic and it is important to stay healthy and safe. Please continue following Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines to help keep you, your family, and your friends protected against this disease. If you orContinue Reading

Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) has announced beginning April 12, fares will resume for the fixed route buses and the DART paratransit services. The downtown connector, Soda Cap, will no longer be free to ride, but will be $1 for basic fare, $.50 for discount half fare andContinue Reading

Lexington County residents who have experienced financial difficulty in paying rent, mortgage and utilities as a result of COVID-19 will soon be able to seek financial relief through the County of Lexington’s LexCo CARES plan. Community Development Block Grant – CV funds, made available through the U.S. Department of HousingContinue Reading