NEWS

West Columbia represented at National Championship game in Arizona

Clemson in a National Championship game is something West Columbia’s Bill Mooneyhan could not resist. “You just can’t miss a game this big,” Mooneyhan said. “It doesn’t happen very often.” Mooneyhan, with his son, Billy, flew out of Columbia Friday morning, headed toward Phoenix. There, Clemson will showdown with Alabama, Monday, at 8:30 p.m. The […]

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West Columbia man arrested in prostitution of a minor case

West Columbia Man Arrested on Participating in the Prostitution of a Minor Charge South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced the arrest of Stephen Patrick Skacall (DOB: 1988) of West Columbia, on one (1) charge connected to the sexual exploitation of minors.  The State Law Enforcement Division (SLED), a member of the state’s Internet Crimes […]

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UPDATE: Missing girl found, says Cayce Public Safety

Elka James has been located and returned to her family, according to a release Sunday evening from the Cayce Public Safety Department. Initial report: The Cayce Department of Public Safety is currently seeking assistance in locating Elka Makenna James. Miss James (pictured) is a 14-year-old white female that has been reported as a runaway by her parents. […]

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Nathan Walton, BCHS’s swimmer extraordinaire

Brookland-Cayce Sophomore Nathan Walton is at the top of his game. He is an extraordinary swimmer, who is seeing the results of years of hard work. Walton won the state high school championship in the 100-meter butterfly event in October. He was the State Champ in the 100 back in the Short Course State meet […]

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Lady Blowfish 12U softball tryouts, Saturday

Lady Blowfish 12U softball tryouts are scheduled for  Saturday (Jan. 9.) Lexington County Lady Blowfish Tryouts are at 10 a.m. Saturday. The tryout will be at 1159 Nazareth Rd. Lexington SC 29073. Field C. For more information contact: Patrick Montgomery- (609) 335-3023 email: [email protected] Also: Twitter and Facebook at Lexington Lady Blowfish The Lexington County […]

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Rocketman, Elton John Tribute, is Jan 16 at Koger Center

Tokyo Joe’s ROCKETMAN is an annual show that is A Tribute to Sir Elton John. It’s a benefit presnted by The Woman’s Club of Cayce for the Nancy K. Perry’s Children’s Home. It’s at the Koger Center. Show time is: 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 16. When many people think of Elton John they immediately think […]

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House Speaker, Sen. Scott, 6 presidential candidates at forum Saturday

Dr. Ben Carson at MTC in August. He will be at forum, Saturday. Registration- for the general public- is now open for the The Kemp Forum on Expanding Opportunity. It will be held January 9, at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center in Columbia. It is sponsored by the Lexington County Republican Party. The forum, moderated […]

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Brookland project ordinance tabled until Jan. 20

After several voiced opposition, a vote to rezone property for Brookland was tabled, Tuesday. West Columbia City Council was scheduled to vote on an ordinance to rezone four-plus acres at State and Meeting streets. It would be rezoned from commercial to planned unit development (PUD) if the ordinance is passed. But before the final vote […]

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