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‘Love of country’ honored at Veterans Memorial brick-laying ceremony

For 68 years, just as it says in the classic country anthem, Doris Reynolds stood by her man, Clarence T….

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B&L2020: Quarry opponents vow to continue fight for relevance

l   When Vulcan Materials Company announced six years ago its plans to develop a new granite quarry just outside…

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Lexington District Three announces its Teacher of the Year

The Lexington County School District Three has named Batesburg-Leesville High School science teacher Allison Cook as the 2019-2020 Teacher of…

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Lexington Three schools all earn ‘Average’ ratings in latest State report cards

  All schools in Lexington County School District Three achieved Average ratings in the latest round of school, district and…

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Vulcan announces Open House at much-protested granite quarry

  Vulcan Materials Company, the company at the center of a firestorm of protests and legal actions against its rock…

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Fitness teams memorialize 9/11 by testing their limits

  Doloes Chandler was on the New York Police Department on Sept. 11, 2001 when the World Trade Center was…

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Judge Julius Baggett: Respected in the judiciary, the community

Julius H. “Jay” Baggett, a former Majority Leader in the South Carolina House of Representatives who served 18 years as…

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