Meeting Street

Scene at Augusta Road and 12th Street in West Columbia, Monday after crash that killed 2

Crews from the SC Department of Transportation were onsite, working to restore power to traffic lights at Augusta Road and 12th Street in West Columbia, Monday morning. A fatal crash between a tractor-trailer and a vehicle late Sunday night resulted in the closing of the intersection. West Columbia Police were on the scene to block […]

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Studio 221 Interiors is closing its West Columbia store

Studio 221 Interiors is closing its West Columbia store. Studio 221 Interiors held a ribbon-cutting ceremony last November at 536 Meeting St. in West Columbia, to open the store. “While this is not the outcome we dreamed it would be, we are so incredibly grateful for everything we gained in this experience,” a post on […]

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Tackle Box, with cold beer, now open at 743 Meeting St., West Columbia

Tackle Box Bait and Tackle is now open at 743 Meeting St. in West Columbia. The spot was most recently Jake’s Place. It’s described as a friendly neighborhood hangout that is in a soft opening phase right now and will sell fishing bait, including: crickets; cut bait; live minnows and herring (for striper fishing.) Tackle […]

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Kinetic Derby Day in full swing in West Columbia until 3:30 p.m. Cayce PD wins grudge match vs WCPD

Meeting and State Streets in West Columbia are packed for Kinetic Derby Day. Check out the Ferris Wheel and the Artisan Market. Events will be ongoing until 3:30 p.m. The Cayce Police Department, with Chief Chris Cowan won the PD Grudge Match, outracing the West Columbia Police Department and Chief Marion Boyce. The KDD Trophy […]

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There was not a shooting on Meeting Street, West Columbia, Tuesday night

A report that someone had been shot on Meeting Street in West Columbia, Tuesday night is not true. “There was a report that was posted on social media that a shooting had occurred at 415 Meeting St. This was incorrect information. Unfortunately, it was shared and spread very quickly. The West Columbia Police Department works […]

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Brickhouse Gourmet Coffee to stay open after Primal announces it’s closing, more businesses coming says Primal owner

Greg Martin, owner of Primal at 725 Meeting St., in West Columbia has announced that Primal has shut down. He said Brickhouse Coffee will remain open at the meeting Street location, and Dorsia Pasta Co. is also in the building. Below is a letter Martin posted on Primal’s Facebook page. First and foremost, I want […]

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Saturday – Bomb the Hill on a skateboard at West Columbia’s Kinetic Derby Day Test Run

The City of West Columbia’s Test Run Day for Kinetic Derby Day is this Saturday (Feb. 5) for the 3rd Annual Kinetic Derby Day, which is Saturday, April 23. Derby car drivers will have the opportunity to practice racing and testing their cars, from 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM. Helmets are required for all test […]

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WeCo River District’s first Happy Hour is a huge success

The WeCo River District Merchants Association hosted its first monthly Happy Hour at The Carolina Law Group, 824 Meeting St., Thursday. The event provided a social setting for businesses and the community to connect. It was a huge success with a large crowd attending. The Happy Hour featured light appetizers and refreshments from other River […]

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