VIDEO: 5 tips on staying safe this Halloween season

Halloween is a fun time to for children and a busy time for parents, but it’s important to keep some safety tips in mind as you get ready to celebrate what’s now known as America’s second largest holiday. Here are some things to remember as your children prepare to go trick or treating and as […]

Make Halloween safety a top treat for children in your neighborhood

Every year we talk about Halloween safety as Oct. 31 draws closer. Though your children might think this information is repetitive, it’s better to repeat it too often than to not talk about it at all. The nights are getting longer, and that means it might be dark during your trick-or-treating time. Try to choose […]

Lexington County’s top jailer earns national certification

The man who oversees the daily operations of the Lexington County Detention Center for Sheriff Jay Koon has successfully completed requirements for a national corrections certification. Maj. Kevin Jones earned the Certified Corrections Executive designation from the Commission of Correctional Certification and the American Correctional Association. “Kevin is a valued member of my staff and […]