Berkeley County unveils new heliport on Daniel Island

  June 21, 2024

Located seven minutes or less from area hospitals Berkeley County Government has opened a new designated heliport on Daniel Island, located near the off-ramp from I-526 and Seven Farms Drive. See…

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Nominate a Woman of Distinction

  June 20, 2024

All of us know that woman—the woman who does it all. She has excelled in her career and is a mentor in the community. A Shero. We want to hear…

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Winners announced at inaugural Southeastern BBQ Showdown

  June 20, 2024

June 14-15, 2024 at Segra Park in Columbia, South Carolina The first-ever Southeastern BBQ Showdown (SEBBQSD) concluded at Segra Park with a spectacular display of culinary talent, drawing competing Chefs from across…

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Sandvik Coromant expanding Oconee County operations

  June 19, 2024

Company investing $29.4 million to improve production facility Sandvik Coromant, a tooling solutions supplier, announced it is expanding operations in Oconee County. The $29.4 million investment will improve the company’s…

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Well Walkers dates announced for July

  June 19, 2024

Program offers community temperature-controlled space for exercise Bon Secours St. Francis Health System and the Bon Secours Wellness Arena have announced July dates for their Well Walkers program. While walking…

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Landmark Properties acquires 67-acre site in Columbia, SC

  June 18, 2024

Partners with Peninsula U.S. to Begin Construction on 826-bed Cottage-Style Student Housing Community Serving University of South Carolina Students Landmark Properties, a fully-integrated real estate firm specializing in development, construction,…

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USC Percussion Ensemble wins international competition

  June 18, 2024

On Monday, June 17, Percussive Arts Society International Percussion (PAS) announced that the University of South Carolina Percussion Ensemble is one of three collegiate winners of the 2024 Percussive Arts…

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Congaree Vista Guild announces new board members

  June 17, 2024

The Congaree Vista Guild has announced the election of new board members for 2024-2027. The organization has a 13-member board, six of whom are selected by the current board members,…

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Pelion-area schools eligible for no-cost meals

  June 17, 2024

Forts Pond Elementary, Pelion Elementary, Pelion Middle and Pelion High in Lexington County School District One are participating in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for the 2024–25 school year. Section…

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“Operation: Cool Down” provides a fan to beat the heat

  June 17, 2024

With temperatures staying steady over 90 degrees for the foreseeable future, Chief Terrence Green would like to remind the Town of Lexington community that the Lexington Police Department offers free…

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Irmo High School names new varsity basketball coach

  June 17, 2024

Lexington-Richland School District Five has named Alex Quillen as the new head basketball coach for Irmo High School. He will replace Tim Whipple who is retiring. Quillen is an Irmo…

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Explore Charleston hosts annual meeting

  June 17, 2024

Area Leaders Honored for Distinguished Service   More than 450 business and civic leaders gathered at the Charleston Marriott for Explore Charleston’s annual meeting. Attendees heard from special guest Sheila Johnson,…

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Buist teacher honored by the SC Bar

  June 17, 2024

Buist Academy’s seventh grade English teacher, Christopher Garner, was recently honored by the South Carolina (SC) Bar; he was named their 2024 Law Related Education (LRE) Middle School Teacher of the…

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Celebrate Juneteenth week with Black Eats Week 803

  June 13, 2024

Announcement of participating food establishments in the Midlands area, June 17-23 Get ready! The 2nd Annual Black Eats Week 803 is just around the corner, and nine Black-owned food establishments will participate in this…

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Carrero named principal of Lakeside Middle School

  June 13, 2024

At their June 11 Board Meeting, the Lexington County School District One Board of Trustees approved Dr. Megan Carrero as the new principal of Lakeside Middle School. She replaces Casey…

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District Magnet Director appointed to National Position

  June 13, 2024

Barbara Turner, Director of Magnet Programs for Richland School District Two has been named Region IV Director at Magnet Schools of America (MSA). This prestigious appointment recognizes Turner’s dedication and contributions…

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