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Simon Wiesenthal play coming to Harbison Theatre

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Historians mark 1945 as the end of the Holocaust. For Simon Wiesenthal, it was only the beginning of the fight for justice to honor lost [...]

Author to visit Irmo Library

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Karen White, a New York Times and USA Today best-selling from Atlanta, will speak at a free event sponsored by the Friends of the Irmo Branch [...]

Irmo Middle Magnet Fair January 17

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Irmo Middle School will be holding its Magnet Fair January 17 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm in the school cafeteria. Come see how you can [...]

LAW ENFORCEMENT

Four dead in apparent murder-suicide

January 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Four people found dead on Old Barnwell Road in Lexington County have been identified. Lexington [...]

Woman charged with kidnapping, child neglect

December 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

A Columbia woman has been charged with kidnapping and unlawful neglect of a child after [...]

Sheriff’s Department offers tips for holiday road travel

December 20th, 2016|0 Comments

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department offs the following holiday safety travel tips for your protection: [...]

Lexington Sheriff announces promotions and transfers

December 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon recently promoted six deputies, two correctional officers, one civilian employee [...]

Five candidates seeking Irmo police position

December 18th, 2016|0 Comments

By Al Dozier   The Irmo Police Department is now considering five candidates for the [...]

MILITARY

Church hosts Christmas dinner for soldiers

December 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Knights of Columbus Assembly 1072 in Columbia will be holding it’s Annual Christmas Dinner for [...]

District Five grooms brothers for Naval Academy

December 20th, 2016|0 Comments

It is challenging enough to get an appointment to the United States Naval Academy (USNA). [...]

SC school superintendents support for military-connected students

December 20th, 2016|0 Comments

South Carolina school district superintendents and senior leaders from the Active Duty military, the National [...]

USC raising funds to preserve Marine Corps footage

December 7th, 2016|0 Comments

  The University of South Carolina has acquired nearly a century of Marine Corps film [...]

NON PROFITS

Local Club supports Midlands Paddleboard team

January 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

  The Lake Murray Paddle Club presented a check for $4,000 to the Area 7 [...]

Babcock Center Names Employer of the Quarter

December 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Each quarter, Babcock Center recognizes an exceptional employer who has not only hired people with [...]

Toys For Tots

December 29th, 2016|0 Comments

The Irmo Sertoma Club again collected toys for the U.S Marine Corps Toys for Tots [...]

BUSINESS

Babcock Center Names Employer of the Quarter

December 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Each quarter, Babcock Center recognizes an exceptional employer who has not only hired people with [...]

Dave & Buster’s planning February opening

December 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Dave & Buster’s is slated to open its 94th location in February 2017, and looking [...]

Young Farmer earns recognition

December 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Jessica Hook, Lexington County Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Committee Chair, received a special [...]

EDUCATION

Local student receives Disney grant

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

When Dutch Fork Elementary third grade student Savannah Steele wanted to do something to help others, she came up with the idea for Little Hands [...]

District Five Magnet Fair draws crowd 

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

More than 275 people attended the District Five Magnet Fair for the upcoming school year. [...]

Irmo High named fit-friendly worksite

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

For the third consecutive year, Irmo High School has been recognized as a Fit-Friendly Worksite [...]

CHAMBER NEWS

Chamberopoly Business Expo

March 27th, 2016|0 Comments

The Greater Irmo Chamber of Commerce held a showcase for business at this year's the Chamberopoly Business Expo.  The event was free to the public with free food and a [...]

Irmo Professionals Business After Hours

March 27th, 2016|0 Comments

The Irmo Professionals Business After Hours was held at the Carolina Alehouse on March 23 Networking is [...]

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrates Opening of Del Taco

March 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Del Taco and the Greater Irmo Chamber of Commerce celebrated the opening of the restaurant [...]

NATURAL RESOURCES

Scouts looking for used canoe, kayaks

December 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Do you have a canoe or kayak you are no longer using? Boy Scout Troop 312 of Irmo is seeking used boat donations. Troop 312 [...]

State drought status changes

December 7th, 2016|0 Comments

After meeting at the South Carolina Forestry Commission December 1, the South Carolina Drought Response [...]

Two earn Eagle Scouts

December 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Boy Scout Troop 312, sponsored by the Episcopal Church of St. Simon and St. Jude [...]

SPORTS

Dutch Fork tops early region games

January 12th, 2017|0 Comments

By CT McDonald   Dutch Fork's varsity basketball teams added victories to each of their records early this week, marking a, thus far, undefeated region [...]

Irmo teams start region in earnest

January 12th, 2017|0 Comments

By CT McDonald   Irmo's basketball and wrestling teams got the Region 5-5A games started [...]

Little League registration open through January

January 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Irmo Little League baseball and softball registration is open through the month of January with leagues [...]

GOVERNMENT / POLITICS

Legislative Review

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Nathan Ballentine This week was the first week back in session for the General Assembly. We returned to Columbia with a long list [...]

Richland County accepting applications for grants

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Beginning January 1, the funding cycle will open for Richland County Accommodations Tax, Hospitality Tax [...]

Lexington County seeks input on flood hazards

January 12th, 2017|0 Comments

  The County of Lexington is seeking help from the public to identify areas within [...]

COLUMNS

Hattie’s View: Anxiety over illegal immigration

February 25th, 2016|0 Comments

  The current anxiety over Illegal Immigration continues to mount. Voters are concerned that our present pathway to citizenship is a joke; that our Border Agents have [...]

Hattie’s View: Our Christmas angel, a mechanic?

December 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Hattie's View By Ellen Coffey I suppose a few things in life are [...]

Jesus Every Day: Can you imagine?

December 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Jesus Every DayBy Dr. Jed N. Snyder What would the United States of [...]

ENTERTAINMENT

Author to visit Irmo Library

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Karen White, a New York Times and USA Today best-selling from Atlanta, will speak at a free event sponsored by the Friends of the Irmo Branch [...]

Night at the Museum this weekend

January 12th, 2017|0 Comments

  The South Carolina State Museum is giving families a chance to experience a night [...]

Edventure presents Columbia’s only New Year’s ball drop for kids

December 27th, 2016|0 Comments

  EdVenture is ready to ring in the New Year at the stroke of noon [...]

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1402, 2016

Cemetary Plots for sale

February 14th, 2016|0 Comments

2 Cemetary Plots for sale across from Mausoleum. $3500. Call 770.852.6835 or email [email protected]   [...]

602, 2016

Answering Service Operators

February 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Answer business’ phones, take messages and deliver messages to the business’ on call personnel. Absolutely [...]

501, 2016

Plumbers wanted – will train

January 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Local plumbing and drain service company has need for service plumbers and/or trainees. Steady work and [...]

2911, 2015

Garage Sale Saturday

November 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Garage Sale this Saturday from 7 am til 12 pm. Murraywood (Irmo) - corner of [...]

SENIOR NEWS

Seniors are eligible for free blanket

December 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Seniors, that are 60 or older and are enrolled in the Lexington County Recreation and [...]

Social Security, VA partnership means faster disability decisions for veterans

November 28th, 2016|0 Comments

The Social Security Administration has announced the launch of a new Health IT initiative with [...]

SCE&G provides support to Senior Resources

July 6th, 2016|0 Comments

  Senior Resources received a $15,000 grant from SCE&G to support the agency’s programs June [...]

FROM THE WEB

Sarah Palin’s Arizona Home For Sale

January 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Another member of the Palin family is leaving Arizona.  First, Bristol Palin sold her Maricopa, [...]

Doberman "Stormtrooper"

December 18th, 2015|0 Comments

With the debut of Star Wars it is the perfect time for costume fans to unleash [...]

HEALTH

Providence Health appoints new Board of Trustees

December 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Providence Health recently appointed a new Board of Trustees. Susie H. VanHuss, PhD will serve [...]

Providence first in midlands to offer special heart implant

December 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Providence Health is the first hospital in the Midlands to offer patients with non-valvular atrial [...]

Palmetto Health welcomes new facility dog

December 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital, in partnership with Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services (PAALS), recently welcomed [...]

Simon Wiesenthal play coming to Harbison Theatre

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Author to visit Irmo Library

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Irmo Middle Magnet Fair January 17

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Irmo native gives back to community

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments