7 hrs ago
Woman Inhales Cleaner Despite Police Presence
Huff & Puff : A 52-year-old woman was having too much fun in front of an office supply store in West Columbia.
16 hrs ago
Teens accused of stealing from vehicles parked in garages
Lexington County Sheriff's deputies arrested 17-year-old Skylar Wolfgang Cary and 19-year-old Alexander Devante Dickey.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Island Packet
SCa s jobless rate jumps in July
The state's jobless rate increased to 5.7 percent from 5.3 percent in June, according to the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
2014 Best of Columbia Party | 701 Whaley
Happy Hour and Sushi Specials All Week Red Bowl in Lexington now has great early bird and late night sushi specials 7 days a week, as well as 99-cent kids meals on Saturdays! Click here for special information and hours.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Family honors young pilot through scholarship
Matt Gaither's family was surrounded by loved ones Friday, all coping with the loss of a young man who loved to fly.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
A Look Back at the 1994 Lexington Tornado
A Look Back at the 1994 Lexington Tornado Lexington, SC -- Twenty years ago on Saturday the town of Lexington was struck by a tornado Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1oBYouM Lexington, SC -- Twenty years ago on Saturday the town of Lexington was struck by a tornado as remnants of Tropical Storm Beryl moved through the ... (more)
Police: 5 Wanted in Jewelry Store Robbery
Police: 5 Wanted in Jewelry Store Robbery The Lexington Police Department is searching for five suspects they say robbed a jewelry store on Sunset Boulevard.
The Island Packet
Highway Patrol looking for driver involved in hit and run in Lexington
Troopers say a motorcycle struck a small mid 80s to early 90s Ford Ranger around midnight on August 1 on US-1 and Beverly in Lexington County.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Chad Henderson To Theatrically Adapt CONSTANCE, 8/21, 8/23
The critically acclaimed narrative album "Constance" by The Restoration takes its first steps towards becoming a theatrical adaptation this summer as a concert version of the album is presented under the direction of Chad Henderson in Trustus Theatre's Premieres Festival.
City to Count Pedestrians, Cyclists; Develop Plan
Following a recent round of public input sessions, a program to make Columbia safer and more welcoming to pedestrians and cyclists is continuing its momentum.
Best of Columbia 2014: Food & Dining
Best New Restaurant Bourbon Runner-up: Cantina 76 on Main Kristian Niemi's cozy, swanky new Cajun joint on Main Street is apparently just what Columbia was hoping for.
Council still considering compensation study
Greenwood County Council continues to consider a compensation study which has been the subject of much debate over the course of the last few months.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Erdinger Weissbrau at Vino Garage
All booze-free beers have an odd malty emptiness to them, but this hefeweizen-style brew actually works with that absence to create something that tastes pretty good.
The Island Packet
Two men sought following car theft and break-ins at Lexington homes
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC Lexington County authorities re looking for two men caught on surveillance video for several overnight residential break-ins on Cedar Vale Drive last week.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Hero Throws Out First Pitch
The Dixie Youth World Series continues but before the game, a hero was needed to throw out the first pitch.
The Edgefield Advertiser
Henry Irvin Quarles
Henry Irvin Quarles, 82, resident of 1352 Calhoun Road, husband of Doris Shrine Quarles, died Monday, August 11, 2014 at Self Regional Medical Center.
Cool, cloudy start for Forrest Wood Cup practice
Jacob Wheeler found the abnormally cool, drizzly conditions on day one of practice for the Forrest Wood Cup to be "wild."
Sun Aug 10, 2014
People and achievements, Aug. 11
School, military and community achievements for Midlands residents may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Columbia yard, garage and estate sales: Saturday, August 9
Do yard sales leave you feeling overwhelmed? Organizational whiz Peter Walsh shows you the best way to set one up or navigate the front lawn as a shopper with his must-have tips.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Brown, Crawford to wed
Mr. and Mrs. David M. Brown, Jr. of Iva, S.C. announce the engagement of their daughter Linda Abigail to Brendan Jennings Crawford, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Crawford of Little Mountain, S.C. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Atkinson and the late Wallace Alewine, and Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Brown, all of Iva.