Twin-City News Q&A: Congressman Joe Wilson

  U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson (R-Springdale) has been traveling around the 2nd Congressional District all this week on his annual bus tour, with stops in Aiken, Irmo, Richland Northeast and…

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Ridge Spring Mayor, Council chosen by 38 votes

  RIDGE SPRING — Pat Asbill sat at the doorway of her home, which doubles as her antique shop, welcoming guests to the Town whose tourism slogan beckons, “Take Time.”…

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Town Council puts the brakes on signs discussion

The Batesburg-Leesville Town Council is not yet ready to welcome specific ideas for new entrance signs at the gateways to the community. The Council wants to get — and give…

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Voters go to the polls Tuesday in Ward, Ridge Spring

  Election Day is fast approaching in two nearby municipalities, and polls will be open Tuesday, but don’t expect much suspense when the results are tallied. Mayor Patsy Asbill is…

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Congressional challengers face uphill fight in District 2

    In 2018, the last time Representative Joe Wilson (R-Springdale) faced opposition for his Second Congressional District seat, voters gave him a 14-percent margin of victory and a 10th…

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Town Council to discuss possible new entrance signs

  Folks traveling through Batesburg-Leesville could see a somewhat different “Welcome” at the edge of town. The Batesburg-Leesville Town Council is scheduled to hold its monthly meeting this Monday, August…

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Filing opens for Batesburg-Leesville Town Council

  The revolving door to the Council chambers at Batesburg-Leesville Town Hall is set to swing open again for four lucky winners. Four seats on Town Council are slated to…

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