NEWS

Walmart Grocery, gas station buildings are up in Cayce

The Walmart Neighborhood Grocery in Cayce has four walls. While there is still lots left to do, the store and the gas station at Knox-Abbott Drive and Charleston Highway have been built. The announced date for a possible opening is late June. In addition to the grocery store, there are other units in the strip. […]

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24 graduate from Lexington County Sheriff’s Citizens Academy

24 graduate from Lexington County Sheriff’s Department’s Citizens Academy  The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department concluded its 40th Citizens Academy on May 3 with the recognition of 24 graduates.  The Citizens Academy provides participants with a behind-the-scenes look at law enforcement with sessions on patrol operations, narcotics enforcement, detention center operations, crime scene investigation and K9 […]

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WC Beautification Foundation seeks appearance award nominations

News Release West Columbia Beautification Foundation Seeks Nominations for Quarterly Appearance Award The West Columbia Beautification Foundation is holding a contest for local businesses who wish to compete for the Quarterly Appearance Award. Nominations, this quarter, should be businesses along Highway 378/Sunset Boulevard from the Gervais Street Bridge to the I-26 interchange that are positively […]

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6 arrested in Lexington County drug bust

Lexington County narcotics agents arrested six people Wednesday after executing a search warrant in the 200 block of Meadowfield Road in Gaston.  “Our narcotics unit responded to a community complaint about apparent drug-related activity at a house on Meadowfield,” Sheriff Jay Koon said. “While on scene, investigators discovered a wide variety of drugs and took […]

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Rhythm on the River w/ Elliott and the Untouchables, 6 p.m., Saturday

This Saturday,May 7th: ELLIOTT AND THE UNTOUCHABLES   Rhythm on the River w/ Elliott and the Untouchables, 6 p.m., Saturday. West Columbia Amphitheater. Sponsored by: MID CAROLINA ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE INC.        Food Truck: THE WURST WAGEN Based in Columbia, SC, Elliott and the Untouchables are one of the most popular blues bands in the […]

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Mattress Sale for BCHS Music Department is 10 a.m. Saturday

The Brookland-Cayce High School Music Department will hold the 2nd Annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser. It’s from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. in the BCHS Cafeteria. Save up to 50% off retail prices. 

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Ribbon cut on Ricky’s Tire and Auto Center

The ribbon cut on Ricky’s Tire and Auto Center at 1534 Sunset Blvd., Thursday morning. It’s in West Columbia.  US Rep, Joe Wilson was on hand with owner Ricky Branham for the ceremony. Also on hand were members of the Branham Family, Ricky’s Tire and Auto staff, Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber President and CEO Gregg […]

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Pine Ridge Middle’s Anna Wilbourne is Student Teacher-of-the-Year

Anna Wilbourne, Pine Ridge Middle, SWU Student Teacher-of-the-Year Anna Wilbourne has received the Student-Teacher-of-the-Year Award from Southern Wesleyan University (SWU.) Wilbourne is a student teacher and a long-term substitute at Pine Ridge Middle School, in the Lexington 2 School District. The award was presented to Wilbourne, on April 25, by Susan Finley, SWU Assistant Professor […]

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