The construction of the Irmo First Responders Memorial, located near the Irmo Police Department on Columbia Ave, is now underway. This significant project aims to honor the bravery, dedication, and sacrifice of Irmo’s first responders. The memorial will feature an obelisk and four benches made of granite, symbolizing the virtuesContinue Reading

Lexington County deputies have apprehended Korey Muller, a 20-year-old resident of West Columbia, following accusations of attempted murder stemming from a violent altercation last month. Alongside this charge, Muller faces additional counts, including possession of a weapon during a violent crime, possession with intent to distribute marijuana, and possession withContinue Reading

Serve & Connect, a Columbia-based non-profit organization, is marking the seventh anniversary of its Greg’s Groceries program. Launched in 2017, Greg’s Groceries provides police departments with boxes of non-perishable food to distribute to individuals and families in need. The program is named in honor of Forest Acres Police Officer GregContinue Reading

Lexington County narcotics agents have made a significant arrest following the execution of a search warrant at a Leesville residence, resulting in the seizure of a substantial amount of methamphetamine, marijuana, cash, and firearms. Arromus Abney, 33, faces charges of trafficking methamphetamine, possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, and possessionContinue Reading

On February 1, 2024, an incident occurred at Forts Pond Elementary School involving a substitute teacher identified as Alice Johnson, employed by Kelly Services. The incident was reported to the Pelion Police Department by the Lexington One School District, leading to an immediate investigation. According to reports, one student allegedContinue Reading