UPCOMING EVENTS

Midlands Gives is May 1st

April 25th, 2018|0 Comments

ONE DAY ONLY! On Tuesday, May 1st, Leeza's Care Connection will be participating in Midlands Gives! Leeza's Care Connection is changing lives every day across the [...]

USS Yorktown celebrates’s 75th Anniversary

April 11th, 2018|0 Comments

On Sunday, April 15, Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum will celebrate the USS Yorktown CV-10’s 75th anniversary by rechristening the aircraft carrier. Nancy Ireland, Eleanor [...]

Ballentine Community Center offer classes

April 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Women’s Self Defense This free seminar is designed for first time self-defense students and will teach participants six critical techniques to address some of the [...]

Tractor Supply to host pet treat tasting

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Tractor Supply Company is hosting a pet treat tasting event this Saturday, April 7 from 10 am until 2 pm, will give pets the chance [...]

LAW ENFORCEMENT

Irmo Police Investigate armed robbery

April 11th, 2018|0 Comments

The Irmo Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that took place Tuesday morning at [...]

Irmo PD Pursuit results in fatalities

April 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Thursday night after 9:30pm, the Irmo Police Department attempted to pull over a vehicle that [...]

50 Years for Irmo child molester

April 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Matthew Darazs - Photo by Lexington County Detention Center Matthew Darazs, of Irmo, [...]

Teens lead Irmo Police in car chase

March 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Three teens suffered minor injuries after they lead Town of Irmo Police in a car [...]

Irmo PD to hold Safety Checkpoints

March 16th, 2018|0 Comments

The Irmo Police Department along with the assistance of other local law enforcement agencies will [...]

MILITARY

USS Yorktown celebrates’s 75th Anniversary

April 11th, 2018|0 Comments

On Sunday, April 15, Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum will celebrate the USS Yorktown CV-10’s [...]

Veterans Resource Fair

March 16th, 2018|0 Comments

The South Carolina Veterans Advocacy Council is sponsoring a free event in April, which veterans [...]

Gold Star Mother to be Honored with Vehicle

January 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Recycled Rides, a nationwide vehicle gifting program to gift vehicles to those in need and [...]

Legion to inter two veterans November 17

November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Legionnaires from American Legion Post 193 of Chapin, SC will lay to rest the cremated [...]

NON PROFITS

Church offers blessing box

April 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Union United Methodist Church, as part of its mission to serve those in the community, [...]

Optimists learn about Acts Metro

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Sean Brown, of Acts Metro, recently spoke to the breakfast meeting of St. Andrews Optimists. [...]

Walk Like MADD fundraiser April 14

April 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

The 5th annual Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Walk Like MADD fundraiser will be held [...]

BUSINESS

Caliber Collision begins 7th Annual Food Drive

April 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Caliber Collision, the largest collision repair company in the country, is asking its customers, business [...]

Woodwyks celebrating 25/50 anniversaries

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

April 19 will be the 50th wedding anniversary of Robert J. and Ila M. (Kramps) [...]

Family Medicine Centers to quit practice

April 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Family Medicine Centers of South Carolina, one of the largest primary care providers in the [...]

EDUCATION

Colonial Life is helps students build bridges to leadership

March 29th, 2018|0 Comments

What does leadership mean to you? To the 16 Lexington-Richland School District 5 high school students in the Building Bridges Leadership Institute, it means having [...]

East Point Academy to hold Chinese New Year Celebration

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

East Point Academy will be holding their sixth annual Chinese New Year Celebration and Auction [...]

Optimists honor Irmo High students

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

The Optimist Club of St. Andrews and the IHS PTSO sponsored the Be All You [...]

CHAMBER NEWS

Studio 3P opens new studio

April 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Studio 3P recently opened their new studio and gallery at 5 Thames Valley Road, Irmo. With two photographers, a set and wardrobe stylist, Studio 3P [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

NATURAL RESOURCES

Pacaya-Samiria: A Jungle Haven

April 25th, 2018|0 Comments

By Sydney The entire article with photos can be found at sydneyamodio.wixsite.com/amazon Peering at the river’s glass water, which reflected the rich green of the forest [...]

Registration open for 4-H honey bee project

January 27th, 2018|0 Comments

By Denise Attaway Public Service and Agriculture, Clemson   South Carolina youth have an opportunity [...]

4-H Poultry Show

November 6th, 2017|0 Comments

On October 7 Lexington County 4-H Hosted the first annual Lexington County Pullet Show at [...]

SPORTS

George Bryan Golf: Masters Monday

April 6th, 2018|0 Comments

George Bryan Golf Academy George E. Bryan, III 803-781-2063 georgebryangolfacademy.com Sure wish I had all the words and writing skills to adequately describe [...]

Nike Palmetto Cup moves to Saluda Shoals

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

By CT McDonald   The annual spring break Nike Palmetto Cup (NPC) soccer tournament wraps-up [...]

Optimists learn about Columbia Fireflies

April 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

The guest speaker for the March 2 St. Andrews Optimist breakfast meeting was Jeff Berger, [...]

GOVERNMENT / POLITICS

Irmo mayor takes heat for Facebook posts

June 15th, 2018|0 Comments

By Al Dozier Irmo Mayor Hardy King is getting some negative feedback for posting material on his Facebook page that some consider bigoted and racist. [...]

June 12 Local Primaries

June 11th, 2018|0 Comments

House of Representatives District 71 On June 12, Republican voters will have the option to [...]

Tolar proposes transparency measures for county government

April 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Lexington County Councilman Ned Tolar wants taxpayers to know exactly how their tax dollars are [...]

COLUMNS

Sunlight for gas tax expenditures

April 1st, 2018|0 Comments

By Richard Eckstrom, S.C. Comptroller Toward the middle of each March, open-government advocates observe "Sunshine Week." It's used to raise awareness of the dangers of [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

ENTERTAINMENT

Ballentine Community Center offer classes

April 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Women’s Self Defense This free seminar is designed for first time self-defense students and will teach participants six critical techniques to address some of the [...]

Tartan Day South in the Midlands

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Tartan Day South kicked off March 22 in Columbia at the British Bulldog Pub with [...]

BCC offers Line Dancing Classes

April 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

The Ballentine Community Center will be offering Line Dancing Classes starting April 12. The class [...]

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FEATURED REAL ESTATE

FEATURED CLASSIFIEDS

2609, 2017

Stationary exercise bike

September 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Stationary exercise bike with moving handle bars - like new - hardly used - $60 [...]

1209, 2017

The Quarters Condo for sale

September 12th, 2017|0 Comments

2 bedroom, 2 bath condo with fireplace. Downstairs unit, convenient to downtown shopping. 1100 sq [...]

805, 2017

Boat For Sale

May 8th, 2017|0 Comments

09 Hurricane Fun Deck 216RE, 150 Yamaha 204 hrs, new seat covers, E-Z Load Trailer, [...]

205, 2017

Sauder Craft-Sewing Armoire

May 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Antique white finish, adjustable shelves. A roomy place to set up for sewing or crafting [...]

SENIOR NEWS

HarborChase receives award

April 1st, 2018|0 Comments

HarborChase of Columbia, a local assisted living and memory care community, has announced they are [...]

Breathe Easier Club starts in February

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Starting in February, the Breathe Easier Club, a group for people with lung cancer and [...]

Leeza Care Connection February Events

January 27th, 2018|0 Comments

February 5 from 11 – 3 pm, FREE COGNITIVE SCREENINGS. Ever wonder, “Is my forgetfulness [...]

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

Nursing graduation a family affair

June 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Michael Capers had nearly finished a bachelor’s degree in sociology when he realized that degree [...]

Family Medicine Centers to quit practice

April 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Family Medicine Centers of South Carolina, one of the largest primary care providers in the [...]

Gala and Golf Classic raises $507,370 3-D Mammography

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

The 2018 McDaniels Automotive Group Gala and Golf Classic raised a record $507,370 for Lexington [...]