Marquee restaurant opens in Batesburg’s downtown

The downtown Batesburg district is welcoming a new restaurant to town this week. The Root Cellar, owned by Blair and Ashley Sims, is now open in what was the old…

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Physical therapist prepares to open new clinic in B-L

A new local business is ready to care for people who are aching for relief. Reclaim Physical Therapy is the newest outpatient physical therapy clinic to open in Batesburg-Leesville. Dr….

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Goody’s now on course to become Gordmans this spring

  Across the front of the Goody’s clothing store in Batesburg-Leesville, two banners – one that reads STORE CLOSING SALE, the other saying AMAZON HUB – proclaim that the local…

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New auction house now taking bids in Batesburg-Leesville

  Father-and-son team Wayne and Ash Sturgeon are going once, going twice – and SOLD on the idea of being part of the business community in Batesburg-Leesville. Last week, the…

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Mennonite Church breathes new life into big old building

The New Holland Mennonite Church has searched high and low for quite some time trying to find just the right building to house the thrift shop they plan to open….

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Upgraded look spurs hope for new investment at industrial park

  Community leaders hope the facelift at the industrial site on the east edge of Batesburg-Leesville will pay off with more firms calling it home soon. The improvements include a new sign…

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County Administrator urges ‘positive’ leaders at Chamber banquet

  The state of business in Lexington County is pretty solid, according to the man who manages the government’s money and daily operations for this rapidly growing county. Joe Mergo,…

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