Palmetto Health team saves vision of local high school football player

  Friday night lights and high school football will be starting again soon and Jalen Brown hopes to one day be back on the field. In the spring he wasn’t so sure he’d ever play [...]

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Columbia Fire Department donates fire engine to District Five

The Columbia Fire Department in partnership with the City of Columbia and Richland County announced the donation of three fire engines to local school districts in the midlands including Lexington-Richland School District Five. The announcement [...]

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Man charged with murder in 2015 fatal shooting

A man already behind bars for another crime has been charged with murder for shooting a man to death two years ago at a Lexington County apartment complex. According to arrest warrants Leonard Mickens Jr., [...]

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George Bryan Golf: US Women’s Amateur

George Bryan Golf Academy George E. Bryan, III   While the year's final golf major championship, the PGA Championship, was being played almost the same distance from the midlands as 2017's first, the Masters, the US [...]

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Providence Health earns national recognition

  U.S. News & World Report 2017-2018 Best Hospitals list identifies Providence Health as a High Performer in five areas of service, making it one the top hospitals in the state for a second year [...]

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Lexington flood plan meeting today

Lexington County will host a public meeting to review the County’s draft Flood Mitigation Plan today, August 17, from 6 pm to 7 pm at the Eli Mack Room at the Town of Lexington Municipal [...]

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District Five offers Golden Passes

Lexington-Richland School District Five is encouraging senior citizens to be involved and active in district-sponsored events and activities for the upcoming school year. District Five is again offering Golden Passes to residents who will be [...]

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Free workshop for Chapin businesses August 24

The SC Small Business Development Center will be providing planning tools for small businesses affected by recent closures at the VC Summer facility. These tools are designed to help small business owners assess their current [...]

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Tripp Weed Golf Tournament August 26

The Fifth Annual Tripp Weed Memorial Golf Tournament will be held August 26. Tee off will be at 10 am at Timberlake Country Club. There is on-line registration at: There are still some hole [...]

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Clemson program engages local student in running a business

Clemson ice cream has been tantalizing taste buds since the 1920s. Available in the student-run '55 Exchange store on campus in the Hendrix Student Center, it's also helping prepare students to become successful business professionals. [...]

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