8 hrs ago
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.
9 hrs ago
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)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Pregnant Women of Columbia: Quit Rubbing Your Stomachs All The Time
Some Columbia city leaders went to Durham, North Carolina. They must have a Platinum Plus there.
Teens accused of stealing from vehicles parked in garages
Lexington County Sheriff's deputies arrested 17-year-old Skylar Wolfgang Cary and 19-year-old Alexander Devante Dickey.
Katrina Shealy: Not Backing Down
S.C. Sen. Katrina Shealy has been one of the few Palmetto state lawmakers this website has had occasion to praise in recent months.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
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.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Highway Patrol Investigating Wreck Involvinga
Highway Patrol Investigating Wreck Involving Deputy The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a collision that involved a Lexington County Sheriff's deputy Thursday night.
Fort Mill Times
Group cleaning up roads around Columbia
On Saturday, volunteers from Keep the Midlands Beautiful are picking up litter from roads in Lexington and Richland counties.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Residents remember Lexington County tornado on 20-year anniversary
Following the storm, 85-year-old Alice Harmon shared memories of her husband calling to warn her about the severe storm and how she made it through.
A Look Back at the 1994 Lexington Tornado
A Look Back at the 1994 Lexington Tornado Lexington, SC -- Twenty years ago on Saturday the town of Lexington was struck by a tornado Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1oBYouM Lexington, SC -- Twenty years ago on Saturday the town of Lexington was struck by a tornado as remnants of Tropical Storm Beryl moved through the ... (more)
The Island Packet
Highway Patrol looking for driver involved in hit and run in Lexington
Troopers say a motorcycle struck a small mid 80s to early 90s Ford Ranger around midnight on August 1 on US-1 and Beverly in Lexington County.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Crash Flips Over Lexington Deputy's Vehicle
A collision between a Lexington County Sheriff's Department SUV and another vehicle ended with the officer's vehicle flipped over on its roof.
The Island Packet
Columbia man charged with sexual assault on a 5-year-old girl and 6-year-old boy
The incidents involving a 5-year-old girl and 6-year-old boy occurred between September 2010 and July 2012 at the River Oaks Apartments where the children lived near Irmo, the sheriff's department said in a news release.
Deputies: Man Sexually Assaulted 2 Children
Deputies: Man Sexually Assaulted 2 Children Lexington County deputies have arrested a man they say sexually assaulted two children at an Irmo apartment complex.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Chapin Poised for Sept. 30 Vote on Strong Mayor Structure
The Lexington County Elections Commission has certified the necessary number of signatures on a petition seeking a referendum to change the town's form of government from a mayor-council to a council form of government.
Council still considering compensation study
Greenwood County Council continues to consider a compensation study which has been the subject of much debate over the course of the last few months.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
S.C. AG Warning Parents After Alleged Onlinea
Columbia, SC South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson is warning parents and children about the dangers of the Internet Warning for Parents After Online Predator Suspect Arrested Columbia, SC South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson is warning parents and children about the dangers of the Internet Check out this story on WLTX.com: ... (more)
The Island Packet
Two men sought following car theft and break-ins at Lexington homes
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC Lexington County authorities re looking for two men caught on surveillance video for several overnight residential break-ins on Cedar Vale Drive last week.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
ABC News 4 Charleston
CA man arrested for coming to SC for sex with minor
A California man was arrested after Lexington County deputies say he traveled from his home state to South Carolina to have sex with a minor.
The Island Packet
Attempted murder charges filed against alleged carjacker shot by police
Sheriff Leon Lott said the latest charges from his department against Keylan Jambari Durham are in addition to the growing list the suspect is facing following a chase last week that involved three area law enforcement agencies and the State Law Enforcement Division.