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B-L High’s Bryant named State Principal of the Year

Batesburg-Leesville High School Principal Sonya Bryant has been selected as the South Carolina Secondary Principal of the Year for 2020….

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Posted in FAITH & VALUES TOP STORIES

Local churches fill shoeboxes with love and hope for children

A child in Batesburg-Leesville walks through a local discount store and spies a brightly-colored stuffed animal and a small board…

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Posted in POLITICS TOP STORIES

Plan to limit fireworks in Lexington County fizzles out

A push to limit fireworks celebrations in many Lexington County neighborhoods has been snuffed out. County Council members decided that trying…

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Lexington County government taking new look at business fee

Lexington County leaders are taking a fresh look at assessing an annual fee on businesses in the steadily growing area. The push…

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Posted in BUSINESS TOP STORIES

Phone scammers are at it again; this time, it’s fake Dominion calls

Early last week, the house phone rang. It was a call saying that our Dominion electric bill was seriously past…

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VFW Post, community unite to help soldier buy wheelchair van

  It was a cold November morning, still in the low 30s, two Saturdays ago when Noe Hernandez crossed the…

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GAME OVER: Panthers stymied in second round of playoffs

  The 2019 high school football season in Batesburg-Leesville came to a close Friday night as the Panthers fell in…

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