Lexington County Newswire

Lexington County Newswire

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  1. driver in deadly tractor-trailer crash on I-20 WB identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... on the westbound side near mile-marker 58.5, in between the U.S. 1 and Hwy. 378/Sunset Boulevard exits in Lexington County. The driver of the tractor-trailer, Mr. Alexander Buie, 65, was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries sustained in the ...

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  2. USC kicks off rivalry week with annual Tiger BurnRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    For those of you who are Clemson fans Cocky's funeral will be held on Friday at 9 p.m. Multiple first responders are on the scene of a tractor-trailer fire on I-20 westbound near mile-marker 58.5, between the U.S. 1 and the Hwy. 378 exits in Lexington County.

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  3. West Columbia pedestrian fatally struck by vehicle identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WIS-TV Columbia

    A pedestrian who died after being hit by a vehicle in West Columbia has been identified by Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher.

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  4. Will Folks: AddictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | FITSNews

    ... of vibrant colors which are beginning to consume the canopy of trees surrounding my family compound in Lexington County, South Carolina. Cold will claim these leaves soon leaving most of the trees on the property naked and exposed until spring, when ...

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  5. 2 teens charged in restaurant, conveinence store armed robberies in Lexington Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Lexington County Sheriff's Department has announced the arrest of two teen girls in the armed robberies of a Taco Bell and a Circle K earlier this week. Inezhia Allen, 17, and Kealea Stephens, 18, are charged with armed robbery, kidnapping and possessing a weapon during a violent crime for the two incidents that happened about six hours apart Tuesday morning, according to arrest warrants.

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  6. Driver killed in Augusta Rd. collisions identified by coroner's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The accident happened on Augusta Road/US-1 at Morgan Drive around 7 a.m. Detours were in place, but the road is now open. The Lexington County Coroner's Office identified the person killed as Rusty Wayne Shull Jr., 22, of Columbia, originally from Circleville, OH.

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  7. Harvest Hope to close Cayce location on Nov. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | WIS-TV Columbia

    "After months of careful consideration and discussions with Mission Lexington, we decided to partner with Mission Lexington to more efficiently serve people in need in Lexington County," a spokesperson said via email. "Both of our organizations were operating in the same area, with the same goal in mind to serve and feed hungry families.

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  8. Repairs being made to a power pole after a crash at Midway and Hope Ferry intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A power pole is being repaired after a crash at an intersection in Lexington after a crash earlier this evening. A truck hit a power pole at on the intersection of Midway and Hope Ferry Roads in Lexington County causing downed power lines.

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  9. COMET Bus System Rekindles Service to Columbia Metropolitan AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Free Times

    ... there." The COMET's extension to the airport isn't the only way the bus system is now creeping further into Lexington County. Following preliminary discussions that began during the summer , the COMET is set to begin a route that would run from ...

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  10. Pounds of marijuana found in car that crashed at airport Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | WSOCTV

    ... in the car of a California man who crashed at a South Carolina airport. Citing a statement from the Lexington County Sheriff's Office, news outlets report 43-year-old Jackson Quincy Reed struck a light pole while leaving the Columbia Metropolitan ...

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  11. Video shows astonishing moment brazen liquor store thieves pull the door off with a TRUCKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Daily Mail

    It shows two men using a GMC pickup truck to rip out front doors of a liquor store before dawn on Friday Two thieves robbed a liquor store before dawn on Friday in Lexington County, South Carolina by using a GMC pickup truck to rip the front doors off of the building. The video shows a brown-and-white pickup truck being driven in reverse in the parking lot in front of the liquor store.

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  12. Video shows astonishing moment brazen liquor store thieves pull the door off with a TRUCKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Daily Mail

    ... doors of a liquor store before dawn on Friday Two thieves robbed a liquor store before dawn on Friday in Lexington County, South Carolina by using a GMC pickup truck to rip the front doors off of the building. The video shows a brown-and-white ...

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  13. This is the busiest we've ever been,' midterm voting continues to surge in two midlands countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... office, it has been more voter turnout than it has been from four years ago," said Dean Crepes with the Lexington County Voter Registration Office. "So this year, we're really trying to break the mold for who votes. We're trying to change people's ...

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  14. Two men wanted after ripping the doors off liquor store and stealing booze in Lexington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Lexington County Sheriff's Department is searching for two suspects caught on video ripping the door off of a liquor store this morning. Deputies say that thousands of dollars worth of liquor was stolen from a store on the 220 block of Pond Branch.

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  15. Winner of lottery can stay anonymous thanks to state's lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | Albany Times Union

    ... for identifying information of winners including the winner of a nearly $400 million Powerball jackpot in Lexington County in September 2013. Delaware, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina and Texas all allow anonymity to ...

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  16. 2018 SC Voters election guide: Ballot questions, polling places, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... website here and find your ballot. For example, this is what a sample ballot could look like for a voter in Lexington County: If you're planning to vote in the primary, you can check SCVotes.org for your polling location. It's the "Find Your ...

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  17. Several Midlands school districts seeking approval on multimillion-dollar bond referendumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... both referendum questions, the average taxpayer can expect to pay $72 more per year in property taxes. In Lexington County School District One, voters will be asked to approve a $365 million five-year building plan. District officials said explosive ...

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  18. SC college commission chief resigns after $91K pay raise flap he calls a 'circus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 27 | Post and Courier

    ... and some members of the legislative leadership are more concerned with securing their power," the Lexington County sports marketing consultant and former college athletic director said in his resignation letter. "Rather than focus on real issues ...

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  19. Who won the lottery? Why some states allow winners secrecyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | The Gazette

    ... identifying information about winners including the winner of a nearly $400 million Powerball jackpot in Lexington County in September 2013. Delaware, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina and Texas all allow anonymity to ...

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  20. Motorcyclist killed in collision on Two Notch Road identified as 26-year-old Lexington manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Lexington County Coroner has identified the person who was killed in a car collision on Two Notch Rd. in Lexington County Thursday morning. The victim was identified as Joshua Ryan Brazell, 26, of Lexington.

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