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Developer Joe Taylor gives 5,000 local restaurant maps to the City of West Columbia

 Looking for fine-dining in West Columbia?  Do you want something fun and casual, or maybe you’ve heard locals talk about a great spot but don’t know where it is located.

$1 million lottery ticket sold in Lexington

From the S.C. Education Lottery news page

A Powerball® player in Lexington is holding a ticket worth $1 million Thursday morning.

Renovation of West Columbia’s old City Hall and Fire Station into Savage Craft Ale Works begins

Site work has begun on Savage Craft Ale Works in West Columbia’s River District. The yard of the buildings is being cleared, and crews are working inside, too.

handcuffs

An Irmo man has been arrested on child pornography charges.

Sports

Wilson River Bluff

River Bluff notched two varsity wins over White Knoll Friday night in The Swamp.

River Bluff Moxie

The River Bluff wrestling team has had a track record of success the past 3 seasons.

Hodge, Gilbert, Lexington

A million square feet of wall to wall golf is where myself and a few friends will be this week taking in the 2020 PGA merchandise show. 

Opinions

Opinion

What would you think of someone you trusted with your money who did something other than what he promised?

Gavel

Our state lawmakers have inherited a long history of backroom deals with tax money and taxpayer assets.

Hands reach for money in a wallet.

The out-of-state owners of the former Carolina Water Service seem to care little for their customers.

Pyramid of cards

The SCANA corporate elite knew what they were doing when they started courting Dominion Energy.

Lifestyle

Graves in front of the church

Editor’s note: This is the final part in a series.
Morbid curiosity has long plagued me.

Clipart of a chicken

This Lebanese chicken dish is a little different and has a lot of onions. You can use yellow onions, or the sweeter Vidalia type grown in my hometown of Glenville, Ga. You know which I prefer!

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Do you use Windows 10? You may need to update your computer.

the finish line

By Alison Rauch
Lexington County native 

We did it!
The Make-A-Wish Trailblaze Challenge hikes are in the books!

Business

Developer Joe Taylor gives 5,000 local restaurant maps to the City of West Columbia

 Looking for fine-dining in West Columbia?  Do you want something fun and casual, or maybe you’ve heard locals talk about a great spot but don’t know where it is located.

Renovation of West Columbia’s old City Hall and Fire Station into Savage Craft Ale Works begins

Site work has begun on Savage Craft Ale Works in West Columbia’s River District. The yard of the buildings is being cleared, and crews are working inside, too.

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow

The Chronicle’s Business Blog / Jerry Bellune

You don’t have to be a sports fan to appreciate this story and the important business lesson you will discover in it.

Chamber executive Director Richard Skipper, Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Bobby Horton, Chamber Board President Tina Washington and West Columbia Mayor Tem Miles.

The Greater Cayce – West Columbia Chamber of Commerce 2020 Awards Dinner was held at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in West Columbia, Thursday evening.

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Harris Award

Former Lexington High School boys' basketball coach Bailey Harris was given a special award Monday at the 5th annual Crescent Construction Boys and Girls Martin Luther King Jr.

Craft Pelion

Both Pelion High School teams played 3rd place contests Monday at home.

Hendrix West

The 2nd annual Columbia Metro Senior Bowl took place Dec. 20 at Brookland-Cayce High School.

Tolen award

Gilbert quarterback Jy Tolen received the Palmetto Champions Class 3A Lower State Back of the Year Award from the S.C.

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