Steve Cohen

Bri L. Designs receives Quarterly Business Award from West Columbia Beautification Foundation at City Council meeting

The West Columbia Beautification Foundation presented Bri L. Designs with the Quarterly Business Award for the beautiful landscaping on her property at 819 Meeting St. Pictured: Chairwoman Kathy Whetzel, Vice-Chairwoman Lainie Piluso Lewis, Board Member Steve Cohen, Business Owner Bri Ethridge, and her parents, Paul and Diane Etheridge. Paul helped design the landscape.

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Neon Browne Band is playing Rhythm on the River Friday at 6 p.m.

There are three more October concerts in the Rhythm on the River Fall Concert Series. The concerts are from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater on Fridays. Neon Brown Band is playing Rhythm on the River Friday. Oct. 14th: Neon Brown Band Oct. 21st: Nahi Gruv Oct. 28th: Interstate Exiles […]

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Elvis has left the West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater – video included – but more shows coming

Elvis in the form of Phil Urban played the Rhythm on the River Concert Series at the West Columbia Amphitheater Friday Night. The shows are sponsored by the Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce. “It was a perfect night for music and enjoying the river,” said Steve Cohen, a Chamber board member. “And the show […]

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Gervais Street Bridge Dinner is Oct. 9 – Ticket sales begin July 13

The Gervais Street Bridge Dinner is scheduled for Sunday, October 9. General Admission begins at 4 p.m. Sponsor and VIP Entry is at 3 p.m. The dinner concludes at 8 p.m. The nonprofit, Carolina Together is presenting the dinner. Ticket Sales begin at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 13. Tickets to the Gervais Street Bridge […]

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“Elvis” and Elizabeth Urban – Rhythm on the River finale ends with a “BANG”

The Spring 2022 Rhythm on the River Concert Series concluded at the West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater Saturday night. First, Elizabeth Urban rocked the crowd with classics like Tina Turner’s Rollin’ on the River and Dolly Partin’s Jolene.Then, her father, Phil Urban put on an authentic and rousing Elvis show with songs that included Suspicious Minds […]

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Rhythm on the River returns with a tribute to fallen officer Drew Barr

It was a beautiful evening on the Congaree River. A full Riverwalk Amphitheater lost themselves in the Carolina Beach Music presented by The Sensational Epics. There have been very few of the Rhythm on the River concerts since 2019. The concerts are from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the West Columbia Riverwalk Amphitheater for […]

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West Columbia Police vs Cayce Police – Anticipation mounts for Kinetic Derby Day soapbox racers

Kinetic Derby Day is April 23, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., and the soapbox racers are looking forward to the competition. “We’ve challenged the Cayce Police Department and Chief Chris Cowan,” said West Columbia Police Chief Marion Boyce. “We’ve got a trophy that the winner gets.” Boyce said he plans on West Columbia winning […]

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Savage Craft Ale Works introduces its first canned brewed product

Savage Craft Ale Works, the brewery at 430 Center St., West Columbia, has introduced its first canned brewed product. Hazy India Pale Ale is now available. It’s in an ornate and colorful black Galaxy Banger can that features an astronaut reaching for illuminated hanging hops. Steve Cohen, president of the WECO River District Merchants Association […]

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