Races Underway At Lake Murray Regatta
Lexington, SC - Easter weekend means a very big weekend for the waters of Lake Murray.
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Man's wife doesn't believe his lottery win, asks to speak to store clerk
An Irmo man called his wife to tell her he won the lottery, but she wouldn't take his word for it.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Myrtle Beach Online
Poll shows Gov. Haley with double-digit lead over challenger Sheheen
The automated phone survey of 750 likely S.C. voters, conducted by Pulse Opinion Research for Rasmussen Reports, found Haley leading Sheheen by 52-37 percent.
DSS Director Admits Turnover Trouble at Richlanda
We've heard complaint after complaint, and now the State Director of Department of Social Services has admitted there's trouble at the DSS office in Richland County.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Sewage Discharge into Part of Lake Murray
Lexington, SC A break in a sewer line in Lexington has caused an undetermined amount of sewage into Lake Murray.
Post and Courier
DSS director testifies before Senate panel
The embattled director of the state Department of Social Services spent her morning testifying before a Senate panel, over reports of shortfalls at the agency by former staffers.
SC could film drivers who pass stopped school bus
The last words 12-year-old Adam Kempf shouted over his shoulder to his mother and sister were: "I love you more! See you after school!" The boy was hit as he attempted to board the school bus near his home in North Carolina.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
ATF Involved in Child Shooting Investigation
The ATF is now part of the investigation into the shooting death of a 7 year old Lexington County girl.
SCDP: Nikki Haley's "Tax Day Double Standard"
Every Tax Day, you hear a lot of rhetoric from Republicans about looking out for the people and doing right by business.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
2 pedestrians killed in Richland, Lexington
A woman was killed by a car that left the scene on Leesburg Road in Hopkins shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday.
Burlington Times News
Fail to register as sex offender
Derrick Lynn Dillion, 35, of 745 Smith Pound Road, Lot 3, Lexington, S.C., was charged April 4 by the Alamance County Sheriff's Office with failure to register as a sex offender.
The Greenville News
Wedding: Kimberly Gillespie & Matthew Haynes
Reverend C.E. Kanipe and Reverend Michael A. Turner officiated. A reception followed at the Holly Tree Country Club.
Survivors include his son, Russell Swegan of Warren; daughters, Crystal Hostetler of Orwell and Jennifer Schwab of Warren; sister, Rose M. Nye of Warren; brothers, Raymond Jr. of Lexington, S.C., Roger of Niles and Steven of Howland; and nine grandchildren.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Aiken Standard
Column: Standing up to improve education in the future
Ah yes, a school built in the 1950s with the infrastructure to match and the sweet smell of mildew; that's exactly what our children need in Aiken County to boost their motivation to attend school... Not.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Lexington Woman Killed in Single Car Crash
Columbia, SC A Lexington woman has died from injuries that she sustained in a car accident on Thursday afternoon.
Columbia yard, garage and estate sales: Saturday, April 12
Jason Cochran reports from the World's Longest Yard Sale about tips for getting great bargains.
Camden Chronicle Independent
David Lawerence Kelly Jr
A Funeral Mass for David Lawerence Kelly Jr., 43, will be celebrated on Monday at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Camden, S.C. The Rev.
The Island Packet
SC governor outraising Democratic challenger in governora s race
Haley had $2.6 million more on hand than Sheheen as of March 31 – up by $300,000 from the end of 2013, according to records filed Thursday with the State Ethics Commission.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Island Packet
SC legislators say they should have power to appoint prosecutor to probe colleagues
More than 80 S.C. House members sponsored a bill, introduced this week, that they say should end questions about who can investigate any allegations against the state's top prosecutor, the attorney general.
Palmetto State Armory To Expand S.C. Plant, Hire 300
South Carolina-based gun manufacturer Palmetto State Armory has announced plans to expand its facility in Lexington, S.C., with a $4.2 million investment.