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B-L Town Council meeting rescheduled due to Hurricane Irma

B-L Town Council meeting rescheduled due to Hurricane Irma

Due to the strong possibility of severe weather associated with Hurricane Irma, the Batesburg-Leesville Town Council meeting scheduled for Monday 09.11.2017 is being rescheduled to the following week – Monday 09.18.2017.  …

SCE&G monitoring Hurricane Irma; offers safety and preparedness tips

SCE&G monitoring Hurricane Irma; offers safety and preparedness tips

Cayce, S.C. (Sept. 7, 2017) – SCE&G is monitoring the path of Hurricane Irma and encouraging customers to prepare in advance for the potential impacts of the storm, which could…

SCDOT restricts lane closures on all SC interstates due to Hurricane Irma

SCDOT restricts lane closures on all SC interstates due to Hurricane Irma

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) has restricted lane closures for non-emergency highway work on all interstate highways in South Carolina to help travel conditions impacted by Hurricane Irma.…

SCE&G releasing water from Lake Murray in anticipation of Hurricane Irma

SCE&G releasing water from Lake Murray in anticipation of Hurricane Irma

Cayce, S.C. (Sept. 6, 2017) – In anticipation of Hurricane Irma’s potential impact on South Carolina, SCE&G is taking steps to manage Lake Murray water levels. The company has begun…

Hurricane Irma preparedness for Aiken Public Schools

Hurricane Irma preparedness for Aiken Public Schools

Aiken County Public School District administration met with emergency management officials today for updates and information on Hurricane Irma, its potential landfall in South Carolina and the possibility of the…

 SCDOT makes early storm preparations

 SCDOT makes early storm preparations

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) has been monitoring Hurricane Irma since the Labor Day weekend. As the storm moves closer to the United States, SCDOT Maintenance forces began…

Attorney General Alan Wilson announces price-gouging law in effect

Attorney General Alan Wilson announces price-gouging law in effect

(COLUMBIA, SC) –South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced today that the state’s law against price gouging is now in effect, since Gov. Henry McMaster declared a state of emergency.…

Becoming REAL ID ready now more convenient for South Carolinians

Becoming REAL ID ready now more convenient for South Carolinians

Blythewood, SC – The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles (SCDMV) is pleased to announce a more convenient way for South Carolina residents to confirm if the documents needed to…

Avoid fraudulent charities looking to profit off Texas devastation

Avoid fraudulent charities looking to profit off Texas devastation

COLUMBIA, S.C. – In response to the devastation of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, many South Carolinians are searching for ways to help victims. Secretary of State Mark Hammond advises consumers…

Notice of Special Election Town of B-L Council District 8

Notice of Special Election Town of B-L Council District 8

The Town of Batesburg-Leesville will be holding a Special Election November 7, 2017, for Council District (8), for an unexpired term. Citizens desiring to be a candidate, for the above…