4 hrs ago
SC man convicted of 2011 felony DUI involving death once again faces DUI charges
Robert Darren Craft, 39, of Pelion, faces charges of DUI 2nd offense after he was arrested Friday morning in a convenience store parking lot.
9 hrs ago
Overdue property taxes in Richland, Lexington counties continue downward trend
The trend toward fewer properties being auctioned because of delinquent taxes is likely to continue this year in the Columbia area.
19 hrs ago
An Uncomfortable Stop
This was back in the late '70s. I was sitting in my office one day when I got a phone call from a drill sergeant stationed at Fort Jackson up in Columbia, S.C. He said someone from the fort had recommended me as a real estate professional who could help him find a home.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Bikers roar through cold and rain Sunday for Dorn vets
They wore black biker garb instead of red Santa suits and rode Harleys instead of sleighs, but their mission Sunday to help South Carolina veterans Sunday was straight out of the Christmas playbook.
Midlands Stacks Up With State Economic Forecast
University of South Carolina economists are saying that two areas in the Midlands are raising the stakes in the state economy.
3 arrested after "Killing Jesus" dust jacket, damage discovered at mausoleum
Deputies on Friday arrested three men who are accused of defacing and vandalizing the interior of a mausoleum and a monument on a burial grounds at Bush River Memorial Gardens in late November.
Two charged with operating meth laboratory
Officers with the Lexington County Multi-Agency Narcotics Enforcement Team on Friday, December 6 seized a methamphetamine laboratory at a home on Bridgewater Road near Batesburg.
With no winner, Mega Millions jackpot rises to $344 million
COLUMBIA, SC Changes to Mega Millions in October promising bigger, faster growing jackpots have driven the top prize for Tuesday night to $344 MILLION .
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Sunday business calendar, Dec. 8, 2013
8 a.m. Thursdays, 2965 Main St., Columbia. Drop-in for networking. 386-2426; northcolumbia businessassociation.com : Capital City Sales Exchange: 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Villa Tronco, 1213 Blanding St. Tom Hooker, 960-2800, capitalcitysalesexchange.com; Columbia Sales Exchange : 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Zorba's, 6169 St. Andrews Road.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Students Hold Moment of Silence Following Fatal Wreck
Lexington, County, SC -- A teenager has died following a collision Friday morning on Old Barnwell Road at White Knoll Way.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Seasonal workforce creates positive impact on local economy
We are now almost a week in to the official holiday shopping season and not only is it a time for buying gifts but it's also a time when employers are looking for seasonal employees.
Lexington County Chronicle
Greenwood completes 2013 S.C. Economic Development Institute
Lexington County's Shaun Greenwood, along with 54 other local leaders and development professionals from across South Carolina, has completed the 2013 South Carolina Economic Development Institute.
Lexington County Chronicle
Lexington council, new mayor, hear penny tax possibilities
Newly sworn-in Lexington Mayor Steve MacDougall presided over his first town council meeting Monday.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
No discrepancies in state, local audits for strong-mayor results
The precertification audits for both Richland and Lexington counties have been completed by the S.C. Election Commission for the results of Tuesday's strong-mayor referendum.
DOT unveils first projects to be funded by infrastructure improvements
South Carolina has some of the deadliest highways and roads in the nation, according to Popular Mechanics.
Deputies: Man Had 20 Video Poker Machine in Mobile Home
Lexington County deputies have arrested a man they say had 20 video poker machines stored in a mobile home on his property.
Graham's GOP opponents stump in West Columbia
A defining moment for Nancy Mace, a Charleston PR executive and the first woman to graduate from The Citadel military college, was the day her father, a Citadel administrator and retired Army general, dropped her off at the school.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
City of Cayce wants to beautify Knox Abbott Drive
Entombed at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean in an upended tugboat and dressed only in boxer shorts, Harrison Odjegba Okene begged God for a miracle.
Batesburg-Leesville residents shook up about proposed quarry
A proposed quarry in Lexington County has shaken some neighbors in Batesburg-Leesville.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Fort Mill Times
Ex-SC high school AD sentenced for embezzlement
The State newspaper reports that Bryan Butz was sentenced Monday to serve weekends in jail for one year.