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Public invited to weigh in on Town Council compensation

The Batesburg-Leesville Town Council is poised to give itself a pay cut at Monday’s regular monthly meeting, but before they do, the general public has a chance to speak out…

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Gilbert High student charged with making online threats

A Gilbert High School student was charged with making threats after electronically distributing a digital picture with a menacing caption, according to the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department (LCSD). The student…

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County seeks parking plan on neighborhood roads

Lexington County leaders are struggling to settle on a plan assuring that public safety vehicles can navigate congested neighborhood streets. County Council members so far are reluctant to impose parking limits on those roads, instead pondering other…

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Town takes over water service at industrial park

Batesburg-Leesville is spending $1 to take total charge of utility service that the Town helped extend to an industrial area for $1.8 million a few years ago. Lexington County Council agreed last…

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Town has long-standing water deals with neighbors

More than a week has passed since the Batesburg-Leesville Town Council gathered behind closed doors to receive the findings of a long-anticipated water alternative study produced by New York-based engineering…

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In a town of 66, the Palmetto Trail offers trek into the past

Populated by 66 individuals, the village of Peak, South Carolina, has just a few more people than the least populated town In South Carolina. The least populated, Smyrna, is populated…

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Chiropractor moves office to new, more central space

Integrative Chiropractic has opened its doors at 110-D West Church Street in Batesburg. Owned by William Rutherford, D.C., this office will offer citizens of the Batesburg-Leesville area another option for…

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