Christmas Tree and lights adorn West Columbia City Hall

Lights abound at the West Columbia City Hall. The West Columbia Tree Lighting was held Friday night. It featured students singing, “Letters to Santa’ and seasonal artwork from children. West Columbia Mayor Tem Miles wished the large crowd on hand a “Merry Christmas” and Pastor Dow Welsh of Holland Avenue […]

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One injured in shooting on Bluff Road in the City of Cayce

From Ashley Hunter, City of Cayce – At approximately 10:47 p.m. on Saturday, officers with the Cayce Police Department responded to a call regarding shots fired in the parking lot of the Love’s Travel Stop, at 2015 Bluff Road in Cayce. While responding to the call, officers were notified of […]

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Lexington Christmas Parade is 3 p.m., Sunday, several streets to be closed before

There will be road closures and detours during the afternoon of Sunday (Dec. 4) for the Town of Lexington Christmas Parade in downtown Lexington, according to Lexington Police Chief Terrence Green. These road closures and detours will begin at 1 p.m. with the closure of West Butler Street, from Columbia […]

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Lexington woman dies after being hit by vehicle on Platt Springs Road

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who died after being struck by a vehicle near the intersection of Platt Springs Road and Highland Drive in the Lexington area of Lexington County shortly after 6 p.m., Friday. According to Fisher, Ms. Debra Marlene Bilbo, 70, of Lexington was […]

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JESUS IS HIS NAME – Drama Presentation begins Dec. 2 in South Congaree

South Congaree – The annual Christmas tradition, JESUS IS HIS NAME – Drama Presentation, has returned to the midlands of South Carolina for its seventh year and is available to the public free of charge.  Friends and families come to visit and invite others to experience this wonderful performance. 120 […]

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West Columbia newsletter highlights Perry’s Gourmet Flaming Grilled Chicken, Medicine Mart and Hite’s Barbeque

The City of West Columbia has released its latest newsletter. It includes a message from Mayor Tem Miles and members of the West Columbia City Council. Click for link to Newsletter The newsletter also includes articles about Perry’s Gourmet Flaming Grilled Chicken, Medicine Mart and Hite’s Barbeque.The newsletter includes a […]

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Ribbon is cut on The Bin Store in West Columbia, Friday

The Ribbon was cut on The Bin Store Friday morning. Brad and Craig Giles of West Columbia are the owners, with Mike and Jen Prendamano who founded The Bin Store in North Augusta. It’s at 2814 Augusta Rd, West Columbia (Next to Carolina Pottery and the ReStore.) The Ribbon-Cutting was […]

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Cayce Mayor, Elise Partin, receives 2022 Presidential Citation Award from Columbia Chapter of The American Institute of Architects

From Ashley Hunter- City of Cayce – The Columbia Chapter of The American Institute of Architects honors Cayce Mayor, Elise Partin, with the 2022 Presidential Citation Award. This award is in recognition of exceptional service and professional partnership to enhance local community design. The AIA Columbia Chapter’s partnership with Clemson University has been an essential […]

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South Congaree will hold its Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4

The Town of South Congaree will hold its Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, hosted by Mayor Cindy Campbell, at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4. on Main Street. There will be live performance, carols, coffee, hot chocolate and local pastors, and Santa. Eagles for a Cause receiving donations for their Giving Box.

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Springdale Christmas Tree Christmas Lighting Celebration is at 6 p.m., on Monday, Dec. 5

The Town of Springdale will hold its Tree Christmas Lighting Celebration at 6 p.m., on Monday, Dec. 5 at Felton C. Benton Park (beside Springdale Town Hall) on 2915 Platt Springs Rd. in Springdale.

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