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From Thursday to Sunday was a deadly four days in Lexington County. In that time period, the office of Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher reported eight deaths of not natural causes. That number includes the death of Faye Marie Swetlik, age 6. Besides the tragic saga of Faye Swetlik, t…

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Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has confirmed that the autopsy of Faye Marie Swetlik was completed Saturday.The preliminary results of that autopsy are not being released at this time out of respect for Faye’s family. They need privacy and time to process the information. The findin…

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Do you have a quirky, creative side just fighting to get out? Need a thrill to stir your inner child? It’s time to start get started on the building of your Kinetic Derby Day sculpture.

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Cayce Department of Public Safety’s Sgt. Evan Antley provided another daily update Thursday morning on the search to find missing 6-year-old Faye Swetlik. It is approaching the 72 hour mark since Faye was last seen playing in her yard Monday afternoon.

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More than 100 people gathered Tuesday evening at Trinity Baptist Church in Cayce. None had planned to be there when the day began. Some were friends and neighbors of Faye Swetlik and her family. Far more had never met them, but came to offer any support they could at the hastily-organized pr…

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The City of Cayce is reporting that a 6-year-old girl is missing. Her name is Faye Marie Swetlik. She is a is first grader at Springdale Elementary School. Marie is described as white with strawberry blonde hair, and blue eyes. She is missing from the Churchill Heights Neighborhood in Cayce.…

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The ribbon was cut on Vertex PT Specialists, Thursday. It’s at 1105 12th Street, Cayce. The Greater Cayce West-Columbia Chamber of Commerce sponsored the ribbon-cutting.

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Ground was broken, officially, on Marriott International's TownPlace Suites at 2915 Sunset Blvd. in West Columbia (across from Lexington Medical Center) Friday morning. Site work on the project has been going on for a while.  

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“I can barely believe it, either, but work is finally underway on Wilton Road,” wrote Rep. Micah Caskey on his Facebook page, Monday. He also posted a photo of a crew working on Wilton Road.

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Lexington County Emergency crews responded to the scene, early Monday morning, of a commercial structure fire in the 1600 block of Two Notch Road, in Lexington, according to a County of Lexington report.

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Mike and Margie Johnson have a love for pets and the humans who take care of them. That love prompted the couple to begin their newest business venture of opening a pet crematorium in Cayce. Columbia Pet Cremation Center provides services including burial, cremation, memorialization, and any…