Waffle Night becomes tasty tradition at B-L Library

  On the eve of Lent every February or March, many Christians celebrate “Shrove Tuesday” with a traditional pancake supper. For bookworms in the Batesburg-Leesville area, “Waffle Monday” is becoming…

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Rescue service just scratching the surface of cat problem

  Purry Paws Rescue, Inc. is a non-profit feline rescue service that provides trap-neuter/spay-return services for Batesburg-Leesville (Lexington County only), Summit, Gilbert, Fairview, Red Bank, Irmo, Lexington, and West Columbia…

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Young hunters take aim at outdoor fun on Greenwing Day

    Joey Rhoades stood at the edge of a pond at T&S Farms, surrounded by a couple dozen kids, and tossed a dummy duck out across the water. At…

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Furniture patriarch transports Rotary Club back in time

It was a simpler time, those 80 years ago when the doors of Economy Furniture first swung open to invite customers. That was the message shared recently by 93-year-old Otho…

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Dream Catchers Drone Camp takes flight

    Something big is flying around town. That “something” is the Dream Catchers Drone Cmp. It began in mid-July and runs through next week, with a featured exhibition set…

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Homegrown singer performs Anthem for L.A. Dodgers

RIDGE SPRING, South Carolina (August 5, 2019) — As a 12-year-old kid growing up in Ridge Spring, Cody Webb had one big dream: to headline the main stage at the…

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National Night Out Is Wednesday

  In the 2016 Academy Award-winning film Zootopia, the movie’s unlikely heroine Judy Hopps bounces from her quiet, uncomplicated small-town life to a law enforcement career in a frenetic urban…

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