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Community News

Madagascar comes to Harbison Theatre

Chapin Theatre Company's summer musical production, "Madagascar - A Musical Adventure," opens in two weeks at the Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College. Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip [...]

By |July 20th, 2017|Entertainment, Events|0 Comments

Wildlife Federation to auction, feast July 29

The annual Wild Summer’s Night Auction & Wild Game Feast is set for July 29, from 6 pm to 10 pm. The event will take place at Seawell’s Catering, located at 1125 Rosewood Drive in [...]

By |July 20th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Rape defense class starts this weekend

  The Lexington Police Department is currently seeking applicants for the upcoming Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) training class which will be taught by officers who are certified R.A.D. Instructors. The R.A.D. classes will be taught [...]

By |July 20th, 2017|Events, Police Reports|0 Comments

Local business donating backpacks to local school kids

Round Room LLC, the nation’s largest Verizon Authorized Wireless Retailer, announces today that its TCC and Wireless Zone stores are donating 172,000 backpacks full of school supplies to ensure children across the U.S. are well [...]

By |July 17th, 2017|Business, Events|0 Comments

Trail to the Ale July 22

Join Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Columbia, for the first Trail to the Ale 5K race July 22 at Saluda Shoals Park for an evening race. The race will start at 6:30 pm taking runners [...]

By |July 17th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Solar Science Saturdays

Every Saturday in August Get ready for a whole month of Total Solar Eclispe fun at the South Carolina State Museum. Every Saturday the museum will be full of Solar Eclipse related activities for kids, [...]

By |July 17th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

New signal installed for crosswalk on Sunset Boulevard

The City of West Columbia, in a public-private partnership, has completed the installation of the High-Intensity Activated Crosswalk Beacon (HAWK) on Sunset Boulevard in front of House of Raeford. The project was made possible with [...]

By |July 13th, 2017|Government, West Columbia|0 Comments

Okra Strut set for September 29,30

The 2017 Lexington Medical Center Irmo Okra Strut will be held September 29 and 30 at the Irmo Community Park at 7507 Eastview Drive in Irmo. “The big news is that we are extending the [...]

By |July 13th, 2017|Entertainment, Events|0 Comments

Airport’s first graduating classes to hold reunion 

Airport High School’s Classes of 1964 and 1965 will hold their Annual Class Reunion July 22 at the Country Club of Lexington beginning at 6 pm. Anyone interested in attending or for more information, call or e-mail [...]

By |July 13th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

West Columbia backhoe operator wins state championship 

City of West Columbia Public Works Department Equipment Operator Mike Bollinger won the American Public Works Association (APWA) 33rd Annual State Championship Backhoe Rodeo Competition in Charleston July 11. He competed against eight other backhoe [...]

By |July 13th, 2017|West Columbia|0 Comments