Lexington County deputies recover nearly $600K in stolen equipment

Lexington County deputies recovered nearly $600,000 worth of stolen equipment from the 5000 block of Platt Springs Road Monday afternoon. With the help of one of the victims, deputies traced a stolen front-end loader to the area. After circling the location, they noticed several pieces of work equipment in a field, according to an incident […]

Fireworks safety tips for summer

You’ve probably seen them just as I have. Seasonal fireworks stands are popping up across the county. In the weeks leading up to the Fourth of July, many families are planning to buy fireworks to celebrate and enjoy some time together this summer. Most fireworks are legal for purchase in South Carolina, but there are […]

Limit social media use while on vacation

Booking a vacation is always an exciting time no matter your age. For teenagers, it’s an opportunity for pictures and posts – but you may want to tell your children to hold off on the selfies until you’re home. Posting a picture of your family hundreds of miles away from your home is an instant […]

Make safety a priority on, near the water

As the temperatures continue to rise, Lake Murray is getting busier. The lake is a beautiful part of our county, but it can become dangerous if not enjoyed correctly. I understand many people bring alcohol out on their boats as they fish, swim or just enjoy the water. However, drinking until you’re impaired while around […]