Junior Division peach queen pageants were held July 1 prior to the 59th Lexington County Peach Festival. This year’s Wee Miss Peach winner was Dani Rayne Stidham, daughter of Eric and Starla Stidham of Lexington. [...]
An early morning tradition of each Lexington County Peach Festival is the annual Peach Recipe Contest that includes two categories of judging: Salads & Main Dishes and Desserts with at least two cups of fresh [...]
The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission (ICRC) has announced the promotion of Mark A. Smyers to the position of executive director. He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Elizabeth B. Taylor June 30. "The [...]
EdVenture has opened its newest permanent exhibit, FLIGHT, with support from NASA and the City of Columbia, Saturday, July 15, at 10 a.m. Museum members are invited to preview the exhibit at 9 a.m. The exhibit [...]
Lake Murray’s 4th of July celebration was held July 1. Despite a delay, and an incoming storm that had mother nature adding to the display, the fireworks show delighted participants at the annual event.
Catching fish, making healthy snacks and learning about animals might sound like sound like summertime fun, but Lexington County Deputy David Burns believes it’s all about learning. “Those are life lessons. We go on the [...]
Some audience favorites plus internationally known newcomers round out the shows gracing the Harbison Theatre stage in 2017 and 2018 Individual tickets are on sale beginning July 5 for Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College’s [...]
Mike Fields, owner of Experimac on Bower Parkway in Irmo and his wife took a Sunset Sail with Brian Adams of Happy Sails and Lanier Sailing Academy recently.
Irmo High School International School for the Arts theater manager Lauren Sherr knew she had to do something. Growing up in Lexington-Richland School District Five, Sherr had the opportunity to attend a summer acting camp [...]
The first-ever mobile travel guide to S.C. African American cultural sites, the Green Book of South Carolina, has been launched by the South Carolina African American Heritage Commission, offering residents and visitors from around [...]
EdVenture has announced the opening of a new building block exhibit featuring KAPLA blocks. The new block exhibit launched April 29, in conjunction with the fifth annual Mini Maker Faire at EdVenture. Components of the [...]
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden is boasting a new milestone in its 43-year history following a successful spring break. During the nine day stretch from April 8 to April 17, the Zoo welcomed nearly 93,000 guests [...]