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Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium to host ‘Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop’

Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium to host ‘Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop’

The Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium will host a “Build Your Own Rain Barrel” Workshop on Friday, November 3, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in an effort to educate citizens on…

Single case of West Nile Virus confirmed in B-L

Single case of West Nile Virus confirmed in B-L

Batesburg-Leesville (Oct. 12, 2017): The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) has notified Town officials that a Batesburg-Leesville resident has tested positive for the West…

Yahoo breach affects 3 billion accountholders

Yahoo breach affects 3 billion accountholders

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) is encouraging Yahoo Mail users to take action to secure their online accounts in light of the…


News

Man sentenced to life for murder of 16 year old in Edgefield County

Man sentenced to life for murder of 16 year old in Edgefield County

Steven Lewis Barnes, a 38-year-old Augusta man, has been found guilty of murder and sentenced…

Deputies arrest suspect in overnight fatal shooting

Deputies arrest suspect in overnight fatal shooting

 LEXINGTON, S.C. – A Gaston woman has been arrested and charged with murder in connection…

Irish Pub coming to Lexington’s Main Street

Irish Pub coming to Lexington’s Main Street

October 10, 2017: Southern Visions Real Estate in Lexington is pleased to announce that agent…

Sports

Batesburg-Leesville Athletic Hall of Fame induction a great success

Batesburg-Leesville Athletic Hall of Fame induction a great success

  The Batesburg-Leesville Athletic Hall of Fame induction banquet was held Saturday night at the Leesville United Methodist Church fellowship hall. A good crowd was on hand to share the special…

Batesburg-Leesville Panther fall sports schedules

Batesburg-Leesville Panther fall sports schedules

Bedenbaugh prepares for 1st season with Gamecocks

Bedenbaugh prepares for 1st season with Gamecocks

Rivers Bedenbaugh, the son of Mark Bedenbaugh and Paula Gunter Hooper, is just five weeks away from making his college football debut for the University of South Carolina against the…

GHS names Thomas head varsity boys basketball coach

GHS names Thomas head varsity boys basketball coach

  GILBERT, S.C. — Gilbert High announces that Riley J. Thomas has been selected to serve as head coach for varsity boys basketball. Thomas has served as the…

Obituary

Betty Eargle Wheatley

Betty Eargle Wheatley, wife of Frank Dixon Wheatley of Beverly Hills, Florida, died October 4, 2017. Born and raised in Leesville,…

Patricia Stone

Patricia Stone

Patricia Stone, 59, of Batesburg, passed away Saturday, October 14, 2017. A memorial service was held at 5:00 P.M. Tuesday, October…

Retired Master Sergeant James Milton Shealy

Retired Master Sergeant James Milton Shealy

Retired Master Sergeant James Milton Shealy, 78, of Batesburg-Leesville, passed away Tuesday, October 03, 2017. Funeral services were held at 11:00…

Lloyd Snelgrove

Leesville-Services for Andrew Lloyd Snelgrove, 93, was held 3:00 p.m. Monday at Union Lutheran Church with the Rev. Mark Smith officiating.…