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Summer Revival at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church

Summer Revival at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church

Rumors of new hospitality tax abound in B-L

Rumors of new hospitality tax abound in B-L

The What, Where & Why of It… Perhaps you have heard the gossip, perhaps not. The scuttlebutt around town is that a local hospitality tax is in the…

Body identified found deceased in West Columbia

Body identified found deceased in West Columbia

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who was found at approximately 7:30 AM on Thursday, August 18, 2016, in the 1600 block of Double Branch…


News

‘Irish travelers’ of Aiken County federally indicted in sweeping fraud probe

‘Irish travelers’ of Aiken County federally indicted in sweeping fraud probe

Twenty-two Augusta area residents, many known as “Irish travelers,” were named Tuesday in a 45-count…

Lexington bank robbery suspect arrested

Lexington bank robbery suspect arrested

  LEXINGTON, SOUTH CAROLINA – Lexington County detectives have arrested a Lexington man suspected of…

Two killed in shooting at Lake Murray bar

Two killed in shooting at Lake Murray bar

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) –Two people died in a shooting at the Frayed Knot Bar…

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

James Bobby Munn

Gilbert – James Bobby Munn, 86, passed away Sunday, August 21, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 PM Wednesday,…

Otto Duffie

Otto Duffie

  Otto Duffie, 96, died Friday, August 19, 2016 at Saluda Nursing Center. Born in Saluda County and a son of…

Mildred Shealy

Mildred Shealy

Mildred Shealy of Batesburg-Leesville passed away at her home on August 18, 2016 and was just a few days shy of…

Linda Taylor Clark

Linda Taylor Clark

Linda Taylor Clark, 100, died August 2, 2016.  She was a native South Carolinian, daughter of Emanuel L. Taylor and Nettie…