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Changes, and Starbucks, coming to Cayce’s Knox-Abbott Drive

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3 Lexington 2 schools in Cayce dismiss students, due to broken water line

Cayce Elementary School Three Lexington Two schools are dismissing students Tuesday morning, after a secondary road key for transportation near the schools was compromised due to a broken water main. Cayce Elementary, Busbee Creative Arts Academy and the Lexington Two Innovation Center — all along Bulldog Boulevard, off the 12th Street Extension in Cayce — are dismissing students. High schoolers…

Cayce Department of Public Safety responds to vehicle fire

The Cayce Department of Public Safety was on the scene of a commercial vehicle fire at Fish Hatchery Road and Cemetery Lane, Monday. Officers were asking motorists to please proceed with caution. The fire was reported about 4:40 p.m. There was no more information on the incident reported.This post will be updated when more information is provided. Cayce Public Safety…

Cayce’s Tremont apartment complex is sold

Cushman and Wakefield photos. The Tremont apartments in Cayce have been sold for $39.2 million. The Treemont is a 224-unit apartment complex at 111 Knox-Abbott Drive, just over the Blossom Street Bridge. It sits beside the Congaree River. The complex was sold to Florida-based Advenir. The sale was announced on the website of Cushman and Wakefield’s Multifamily Advisory Group, which…

East Point Academy students celebrate Chinese New Year

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Cayce Public Safety says investigation into Biery’s death still active, despite autopsy finding

Chief Byron Snellgove at press conference in May, discussing Biery’s death. Lexington County Coroner, Margaret Fisher, issued a statement on the results of the autopsy of Vanessa Biery, Wednesday. She said “It is the opinion of the pathologist that Mrs. Biery died of an undetermined cause.” Biery was found deceased in her home on May 1, 2018. Director of the…

Coroner releases final autopsy results of Cayce doctor’s wife, found dead at home

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher released the results of an autopsy performed on Vanessa Biery, wife of Dr. Adam Lazzarini. Her death was originally reported in May. According to Fisher, the autopsy was conducted May 3, by the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. It is the opinion of the pathologist…

Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce welcomes new members

The Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce welcomed new members Tuesday at the January Chamber Breakfast. New members are: Gavin Smith of Inspyre Group; Mel Goss of Sunset Primary Care;  Jolene Bailey of Buttercup Dreams; Keith Stover of 93.1 The Lake radio (and MMG); Diane Jacobs of BHHS Midlands Real Estate; Tom Jacobs of Aero Rental Centers; and Venetia Sharpe…

Lexington Medical Center to open North Tower in March, facilities planned for NE, Saluda Pointe

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Bearcat standout Rev. Charles Jackson meets with former Coach Tom Crump at new BC arena

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Vehicle crashes into Cayce Waffle House, driver arrested for DUI

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Cayce-West Columbia Chamber names award winners at annual gala

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UPDATE – Crews search for man who jumped from bridge, bridges reopen

The Gervais Street Bridge and Blossom Street Bridge have both reopened to traffic. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and SLED are continuing to search for a reported jumper in the Congaree River. A helicopter is providing support with aerial search of the river. Original Story  A man jumped from the Gervais Street Bridge Wednesday morning. Before 11 a.m. the…

Cayce police detain 12-year-old in connection to vehicle thefts

CDPS photo. The Cayce Department of Public safety notified the public of an incident that led officers to make a connection to recent car thefts in the area. Officers were alerted to suspicious activity Tuesday night on Haynes Lane, according to the department. While they were checking the area, they located a suspicious vehicle with numerous subjects inside. All occupants…

House of Raeford donates headphones for every Cayce Elementary student

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West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s Taste on the River is Feb. 26 – With Silent Auction

The West Columbia Beautification Foundation’s Taste on the River is from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26. It’s at Stone River, 121 Alexander Rd, West Columbia, near the Riverwalk Amphitheater. For ticket information call: 803-791 – 1880 – Ext. 623 To purchase tickets online, click HERE. There is a Silent Auction, Getting set up for Online Bidding just takes…

Emergency sirens to sound Tuesday, SCE&G running tests

Sully Sullivan photo. SCE&G, a subsidiary of Dominion Energy, will be conducting two siren warning system tests Tuesday, at two separate Midlands locations. The first siren will be activated at noon along the Lower Saluda River as part of the Lake Murray Dam emergency action plan.  The sirens will be sounding for a full three minutes. Then at approximately 1…

Rep. Joe Wilson has faith Trump can negotiate end to shutdown

Wilson, with incoming District Director Alex Morris and outgoing District Director Butch Wallace.   U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson (SC- 2) said he believes in President Donald Trump when it comes to getting past the government shutdown. The partial shutdown went into effect Dec.22 after Congress failed to allocate $5 billion requested by the president for a wall along the US-Mexico…

UPDATE: Missing truck driver is found

George William Johnson – CDPS photo Officials with Cayce DPS have located George William Johnson, a man who had been missing for approximately 24 hours. Officers responded to an area near CMC Steel on New State Rd. after a security officer there made contact with Johnson around 1:30 this morning. The Cayce Department of Public Safety has determined that there are…

West Columbia restaurants offer New Year’s Eve dining at its finest

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