Galleries

Photos: Irmo Okra Strut 2022

The Irmo Okra Strut returned for its “48th strut” Sept. 23 and 24, kicking off Saturday with the annual parade.

Photos: Arts and Crafts Fairs at SC Farmers Market …

Three times a year, the S.C. State Farmers Market in West Columbia highlights local artistans and crafters.

Photos: Lexington Live Concert Series Continues With …

Local band Under the Sun played the latest edition of Lexington Live Sept. 15.

Photos: Chapin American Legion Post Inters Unclaimed …

The American Legion Post 193 in Chapin interred three previously unclaimed veterans from Lexington County at Fort Jackson National Cemetery this week. According to a press release, the veterans …

American Legion Honors State Champion Lexington Post 7 …

American Legion Lexington Post 7 held a special ceremony at its headquarters honoring the state champion Junior baseball team. 

Photos: Meeting Street Artisan Market Expands Hours

The Meeting Street Artisan Market, which has become a fixture of the weekends in West Columbia since it was started by the city in 2019, is expanding its hours headed into the fall.

Photos: Cayce Police Fiesta

The Cayce Police Department hosted its A Fiesta at Granby Gardens Park to spark "relationships between the community and law enforcement.” Acercamiento Hispano was on hand to provide …

Photos: Our County's Best Winners Celebration

On July 7, The Lexington County Chronicle unveiled the winners of its inaugural Our County’s Best contest.

Photos: SC Poultry Festival 2022

Another event was back in Lexington County after two years canceled by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Photos: Kid's Day of Lexington 2022

On the event’s 21st anniversary, Kid’s Day of Lexington was back in action in Virginia Hylton Park and around the Town of Lexington Municipal Complex on Maiden Lane. Kids participated in …

Photos: Soiree on State 2022

Cayce’s Soiree on State returned for the first time in two years, bringing a block party complete with bands (including Cash Money Experience, Tokyo Joe and a jazz trio led by Sam Edwards) …

Photos: West Columbia's Kinetic Derby Day Returns

People from around the midlands came to West Columbia for a day of amateur racing, arts and crafts, and STEAM activities.

Photos: Fund-Raising Event for Homeless Dogs Returns …

After a three-year hiatus, dogs got to "Bark to the Park" again

Photos: Easter Services in Lexington

For the second year in a row, Lexington Baptist Church hosted Easter Sunday services at Lexington County Baseball Stadium, home of the Lexington County Blowfish.

Sister Hazel to Return to Lexington Amphitheater in …

At this point, they’re pretty much one of the Icehouse Amphitheater’s house bands.

Signing Day in Chronicle Country

Chapin offensive lineman Chase Sweigart of Chapin High School was among 25 seniors who signed national letters of intent Wednesday in Chronicle Country.

Photos: National Champion South Carolina Women's …

The team, including Lexington High graduate Olivia Thompson, were presented with awards and plaques of recognition and were formally invited to the White House.

Photos: Dining on the Dam 2022

Guests ate and drank in the open air with a view of the reservoir