State Department of Revenue arrests Leesville businessman

  COLUMBIA — South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) agents today (August 19) arrested a Leesville man on a charge of operating a retail business without a license. Keith Anthony…

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Wyman Jeffrey Barnes

LEESVILLE, S.C. — Wyman Jeffrey Barnes, of Leesville, passed away Friday, August 2, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, August 8, 2019 at Milton Shealy…

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Larry Dale Calhoun

BATESBURG, South Carolina — Larry Dale Calhoun, Sr.  74, died Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at the University Hospital in Augusta, GA. Born in McAlester, Okla., and a son of the…

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Alfred Henry Nichols

SALUDA, S.C. — Alfred Henry Nichols, retired dairy farmer, 82, passed away peacefully at home on July 26, 2019,surrounded by his family. He was born April 4, 1937in Saluda, S.C.,…

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State Attorney General files lawsuit against opioid pill distributors

Three companies that have shipped millions of potentially addictive opioids pills to Lexington County pharmacies are named in a lawsuit revealed Thursday (August 15) that alleges these companies knowingly shipped…

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One suspect arrested, another sought in store burglary

  One juvenile suspect has been taken into custody but a second adult suspect is still at-large in the burglary of a local convenience store. Surveillance video clearly shows the…

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Hendrix named new Assistant Town Manager in Batesburg-Leesville

  Jason “Jay” Hendrix, the current Chief of the Batesburg-Leesville Fire Department, has been named Assistant Town Manager for the Town of Batesburg-Leesville. Mr. Hendrix will succeed Seth Duncan, the…

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