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Fatal collision claims one life in Saluda County

Fatal collision claims one life in Saluda County

On Thursday morning May 18, 2017, at approximately 8:25 am a single car accident occurred at 1984 Greenwood Highway in Saluda County. A 2014 Nissan Altima driven by…

LCSD asks SLED to lead homicide investigation

LCSD asks SLED to lead homicide investigation

LEXINGTON, S.C. – Deputies were dispatched to the 100 block of Glasgo Lane in response to a homicide. SLED will be leading the investigation. Sheriff Koon asked SLED…

Six men arrested in Lexington County child pornography crackdown

Six men arrested in Lexington County child pornography crackdown

(COLUMBIA, S.C.) South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson, along with Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon, announced the arrest of the following six individuals on charges connected to the…


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Suspect expected in bond court tomorrow

Suspect expected in bond court tomorrow

Lexington County deputies arrested Stephen Johnson Craft this morning after he initiated a pursuit following…

Teacher wanted on criminal sexual conduct charges

Teacher wanted on criminal sexual conduct charges

LEXINGTON, S.C. – Lexington County investigators are searching for an elementary school teacher suspected of…

Saluda County couple arrested; charged with unlawful neglect of a child

Saluda County couple arrested; charged with unlawful neglect of a child

A Leesville couple is facing charges after the Saluda County Sheriff’s Office asked state agents…

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 Frank Parker, Jr.

James Frank Parker, Jr.

WEST COLUMBIA- James Frank Parker, Jr., of West Columbia, SC, passed away Saturday, May 6, 2017, at his home. Born October…

Joye Senterfeit Smith

Joye Senterfeit Smith, 72, of Gilbert, passed away Sunday, May 07, 2017. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00…

Frank Boyce Boatwright, Jr.

Frank Boyce Boatwright, Jr., 84, of Aiken, SC died in Aiken Regional Hospital on Friday May 5, 2017. Originally from Ridge…

Wesley E. “W.E.” Eargle, Jr.

Services for Wesley E. “W.E.” Eargle, Jr, 94, of Batesburg, were conducted at 4:00 P.M. Wednesday, May 3, at Milton Shealy…