Lake Murray fireworks show gets go-ahead as reopening continues

The Fourth of July on the lake is now officially “ON,” according to the Capital City / Lake Murray Country Regional Tourism Board. The tourism organization announced yesterday that, despite…

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COLUMN: How can you raise Godly children in this day?

Hey, rejoice in the Lord’s sunshine for a few days! I love the rain and the sunshine. God knows just what we need and sends it to us. We may…

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COLUMN: We reap what we sow, so let us sow what is good

Well, how’s your week been? Rainy and wet but lots of warm sunshine too.  We need all of it and God knows just what we need. I was so happy to…

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Christian artists include Monetta on drive-in tour schedule

Two of the biggest-selling acts in contemporary Christian music have included Monetta – yes, THAT Monetta (population 235)- in the list of towns on a “Drive-In Theater Tour” announced earlier…

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Entrepreneur with B-L roots honored with proclamation

Kiara Cancer, a Batesburg-Leesville native, was recognized by Mayor Lancer B. Shull during a May 18 ceremony at the Town Hall. The proclamation was issued in recognition of the 30-year-old…

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County Library still closed but refines patron service in COVID-19

Lexington County Public Library remains temporarily closed to the public as the effects of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 are still being felt across South Carolina. Still, the library and its…

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COLUMN: Look for the strawberry in every situation

So, we continue in this semi-quarantine? And for how much longer?  I hope you are being very selective as to where you are going and with whom you are going! How…

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