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Family and friends are preparing to gather this week to enjoy a festive, loving time with one another. Local non-profit, Palmetto Place, is also preparing, but they are opening their three homes to house homeless youths during the holiday season.

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Health and holidays are two words that cause many to cringe as delicious dishes are being paraded on the family table during Thanksgiving, Christmas, and the New Year. So, how do those trying to keep the pandemic pounds off and maintain their healthy eating habits survive during this holiday…

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The new shape of the world has changed its format, but the Midlands JDRF One Walk is back this Sunday and the cause has not changed. The goal remains to raise money to fight type 1 diabetes (T1D) by funding research, advocating for policies that accelerate access to new therapies, and provid…

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Officials from the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles announced Wednesday that the DMV will be returning to in-car road tests for regular licenses as of Nov. 15. The change will be for all branch offices across the state.

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Drivers going down Sunset Boulevard in Lexington may have recently seen a new business sign in McCauley Square. Konnichiwa Steak, Sushi & Bento held its official opening last week.

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Veterans looking to continue a career of service can take part in a Veterans’ Virtual Career Fair happening Nov. 9. The goal is to provide veterans an opportunity to explore career opportunities with more than 35 state agencies and institutions of higher education.

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Midlands business staple Michelin Tires celebrates four decades of manufacturing in Lexington this month. The factory‘s first tire was made on Oct. 29, 1981, and the site has now produced more than 240 million tires.

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Breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women and is the second leading cause of cancer death. Localized breast cancer has a 99% survival rate if detected early, which is why the Columbia VA Health Care System is encouraging women Veterans to get screened for breast cancer during O…

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Trick-or-treating is back this Halloween; however, the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic means there are extra factors to consider when planning your activities. The American Red Cross is offering tips and more to help keep families and loved ones safe. 

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Twenty-three Lexington-Richland School District Five teachers who have demonstrated innovative ideas for classroom projects received more than $10,000 in grants provided by the Mid-Carolina Electric Cooperative's 17th annual Bright Ideas grant program. District officials made the announcemen…