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Two men gunned down inside home; shooter being sought

  Investigators from the State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) are probing for answers in the shooting deaths of two men…

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B-L High School named a semifinalist for Palmetto’s Finest award

Batesburg-Leesville High School in Lexington County School District Three has been named as a semifinalist for the 2019-2020 Palmetto’s Finest…

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A Hero’s Last Alarm – Fireman/Marine Paul Quattlebaum Jr.

Paul Edwin Quattlebaum Sr., a veteran of Vietnam, stood before hundreds of people who had gathered from across the Southeast…

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Grief care available for family, colleagues of fallen firefighter

All of the firefighters at Tuesday’s funeral, those who knew Paul Quattlebaum Jr. personally and those who considered him a…

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National, state memorials honor fallen firefighters

Fire Engineer Paul Edwin Quattlebaum, Jr. likely will have his name added to state and national memorials honoring those who…

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Batesburg man faces murder charges following argument, shooting

Lexington County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a Batesburg man they say shot another man Monday following an argument. Donald Wayne…

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Lexington County Fire Service engineer killed in the line of duty

  Paul E. Quattlebaum, Jr. a native of Batesburg-Leesville and a veteran firefighter with more than 22 years of service,…

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