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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
SCE&G’s public parks on both sides of the Lake Murray Dam opened for the season April 5.The boat-launching park on the Irmo side and the beach/recreation area on the Lexington side will remain open through [...]
The South Carolina State Museum is offering a new line up of camps for spring break and summer for the 2017 season. Each camp is themed with a different focus and subject matter for each [...]
By Barbara Burchfield, US Coast Guard Auxiliary U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-3 Lake Murray membership recorded more than 13,900 volunteer hours in 2016 in support of the Coast Guard and recreational boating safety [...]
The Ballentine Community Center offers a safe, comfortable, friendly environment where you will always find fun and interesting things to do. Activities include: an Arthritis Exercise Class, Duplicate Bridge, Basic Bookkeeping for Young Adults, Basic [...]
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden has announced the passing of the Zoo's female African lion. Riverbanks' veterinary staff made the decision to euthanize 16-year-old Brynn on February 10, because of her sudden decline in health. The [...]
Satch Krantz, president and CEO of Riverbanks Zoo and Garden, has announced plans to retire June 30 marking the end of an era in Zoo history. Krantz, a native of Columbia, began his tenure [...]