Council incumbent unseated; District 6 faces runoff

The Rev. Charles Simpkins, a longtime member of Batesburg-Leesville Town Council, was unseated by political newcomer Johnnie Mae Speech-Lemon in municipal elections Tuesday. Meanwhile, voters in District 6 will have…

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Watercraft owners face change in taxes, fees

A change in tax and fee payment is arriving for watercraft owners in Lexington and Saluda counties. It won’t affect the amount of tax owed on boats but will make registration…

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ELECTION GUIDE: Batesburg-Leesville Town Council District 8

  The Town of Batesburg-Leesville will conduct its 2019 Municipal Election on Tuesday, Nov. 5, with voting in four Town Council districts. The Twin-City News offers this election guide for…

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ELECTION GUIDE: Batesburg-Leesville Town Council District 6

  The Town of Batesburg-Leesville will conduct its 2019 Municipal Election on Tuesday, Nov. 5, with voting in four Town Council districts. The Twin-City News offers this election guide for…

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ELECTION GUIDE: Batesburg-Leesville Town Council District 2

The Town of Batesburg-Leesville will conduct its 2019 Municipal Election on Tuesday, Nov. 5, with voting in four Town Council districts. The Twin-City News offers this election guide for the…

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ELECTION GUIDE: Batesburg-Leesville Town Council District 4

  The Town of Batesburg-Leesville will conduct its 2019 Municipal Election on Tuesday, Nov. 5, with voting in four Town Council districts. The Twin-City News offers this election guide for…

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Batesburg-Leesville Mayor chosen for elite statewide fellowship

Batesburg-Leesville Mayor Lancer Shull was among eight South Carolina mayors selected to participate in the second class of the Riley Mayor’s Design Fellowship, the Town of Batesburg-Leesville has announced. The…

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