Battling ALS, Kim Ordile still can share a powerful message of faith

Imagine not being able to speak to your husband or talk to your children. Imagine not being able to hug your children as they head off to school every day….

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Goody’s now on course to become Gordmans this spring

  Across the front of the Goody’s clothing store in Batesburg-Leesville, two banners – one that reads STORE CLOSING SALE, the other saying AMAZON HUB – proclaim that the local…

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New auction house now taking bids in Batesburg-Leesville

  Father-and-son team Wayne and Ash Sturgeon are going once, going twice – and SOLD on the idea of being part of the business community in Batesburg-Leesville. Last week, the…

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Lexington Three officially launches Superintendent search

Lexington County School District Three has officially begun its search for the next Superintendent to lead Batesburg-Leesville area schools. Lexington Three announced this afternoon that the Board of Trustees is…

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As Council battles, noted parliamentarian offers primer on rules

  When the Batesburg-Leesville Town Council gets back to work at its next scheduled monthly meeting on Monday, Jan. 10, there will be several pieces of unfinished business on their…

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Lexington Three not ready to join school districts going year-round

Every so often, the proposal to have year-round schooling pops up. This time around, it is Greenwood School District 50, under the leadership of Superintendent Dr. Steve Glenn. Greenwood District…

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Upgraded look spurs hope for new investment at industrial park

  Community leaders hope the facelift at the industrial site on the east edge of Batesburg-Leesville will pay off with more firms calling it home soon. The improvements include a new sign…

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