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West Columbia, South Carolina is located in Lexington County. Zip codes in West Columbia, SC include 29172, 29169, and 29170. The median home price in West Columbia is $138,000 which is roughly $75/per square foot. More West Columbia information.

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Local news for West Columbia, SC continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

15 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

West Columbia Mayor Joe Owens claims campaign sign is racist

In the latest salvo in the ongoing political battle of wills between West Columbia Mayor Joe Owens and Councilman Tem Miles, Owens claims a new campaign sign at Miles' house is racist.

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21 hrs ago | Free Times

Chapin Election Date in Dispute

The date for the election in the town of Chapin to determine if a change should be made in the form of government is in dispute.

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Yesterday | Examiner.com

Columbia yard, garage and estate sales: Saturday, August 23

The M.O.M. consignment sale at Brookland Baptist Church at 1066 Sunset Blvd . in West Columbia will be held Saturday from 7 a.m. until 12 noon.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Lexington County Chronicle

County cited for disability support

The S.C. Commission on Disabilities and Special Needs recently presented a Golden Palmetto Award to Lexington County for providing exemplary support to people with disabilities during 2013.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

WIS-TV Columbia

Grandchild of W. Columbia mayor caught on camera in secure area of police department

A controversial video from March 12 has surfaced showing West Columbia Mayor Joe Owens' grandchild swiping a security card and entering a secure area of the city's police department.

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WIS-TV Columbia

Lex. Co deputy coroner charged with DUI, claims beers were from death scene

A check of the Lexington County Jail system shows Barry Wright was booked on Aug. 19 and charged with driving under the influence and having an open container of beer or wine in a motor vehicle.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Lexington Deputy Coroner Arrested For DUI, Open Container

A Deputy Coroner for Lexington County was arrested in West Columbia, charged with DUI and having an open container in the Lexington Deputy Coroner Arrested For DUI, Open Container West Columbia, SC -- A Deputy Coroner for Lexington County was arrested in West Columbia, charged with DUI and having an open container in the Check out this story on ... (more)

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Free Times

Woman Inhales Cleaner Despite Police Presence

Huff & Puff : A 52-year-old woman was having too much fun in front of an office supply store in West Columbia.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The State

SC politics: Gov. Haley's schedule and activities

Gov. Yancey McGill, D-Williamsburg The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The State

3 Lexington County communities face decision on 911 centers

Batesburg-Leesville, Cayce and West Columbia face a choice of merging their emergency response services into the much larger county operation or paying much more to remain independent.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Arts planner

Trustus Theatre has been honoring emerging playwrights and showcasing innovative works in the month of August.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

WIS-TV Columbia

Former W. Columbia major threatens suit over Bolchoz Report

A former major with the West Columbia Police Department has planed to file a defamation and wrongful termination lawsuit following the release of a report detailing alleged troubles in city government and the police department.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Depression, Mental Illness Brought to Light Aftera

Depression, Mental Illness Brought to Light After Williams' Death Two midlands advocates talk with News19 about depression and their drive to help others who are struggling.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Examiner.com

Talking trash in West Columbia

Talking trash on Monday morning may be far too easy to do for some people. But, we're not here to make disparaging remarks about the Gamecocks or Tigers, to belittle any political figure or even pass along the latest gossip about our favorite celebs.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Quintet brings a touch of jazz to West Columbia

Columbians have a special affection for jazz that's got a touch of two distinctive regions – Chicago and New Orleans.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Post and Courier

New buses, monitors recommended for Charleston schools

Charleston County school officials are weighing recommendations for improving the district's outsourced transportation services in response to concerns raised earlier this year about bus safety, cleanliness and the treatment of drivers.

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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Mom Gets Out of Car to Smoke, Is Arrested for Leaving Kids Unattended

A mom is in the parking lot with her three tots in the car. She wants to smoke a cigarette so she actually gets out of the car-that's how conscientious she is-and lights up.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

WIS-TV Columbia

Report: W. Columbia Mayor Joe Owens created 'oppressive atmosphere'

A new report accuses West Columbia Mayor Joe Owens of violating policies and procedures, threatening employees, and creating what the report calls "an oppressive atmosphere of intimidation" in city administration.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

West Columbia Boil Water Advisory Lifted

West Columbia, SC The City of West Columbia has ended the boil water advisory for water customers in the following area in Lexington County: West Columbia Boil Water Advisory Lifted West Columbia, SC The City of West Columbia has ended the boil water advisory for water customers in the following area in Lexington County: Check out this story on ... (more)

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Lexington County Chronicle

A most welcome home from Afghanistan

Kaitlyn Mowen plants a kiss on S.C. National Guard Sgt. Shaun Platt, both of Lexington, at Eagle Aviation Monday when the 132nd Military Police Company based in West Columbia returned home from a tour in Afghanistan.

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