4 charged in March shooting death

Editor’s note: Breondre Johnson was arrested May 29 on the charge mentioned below. Three Columbia men and a juvenile have been charged in connection with a fatal shooting in an apartment complex parking lot. “Based on statements detectives took from witnesses and information gathered at the Peachtree Place scene, three of the defendants tried to […]

Be a “roll model” of bicycle safety

Bicycling is fun, healthy and a great family activity. But a bicycle isn’t a toy; it’s a vehicle! That’s the first thing to remember as Bicycle Safety Month concludes. Whether you ride or drive, you should know about bicycle safety, now more than ever. Some bike crashes can cause serious injuries and most are related […]

Teen accused of breaking into homes to watch people sleep

Deputies have arrested a 17-year-old from Chapin in connection to multiple cases of burglary and “peeping Tom” incidents. Caleb Matthew Dawkins is charged with three counts of first degree burglary and four counts of voyeurism, according to arrest warrants. “Based on the information investigators have compiled, these incidents happened in April and May at homes […]

VIDEO: Student picks SRO for pizza party

Imagine saving up to do doing something that makes you happy. Students at Lexington One’s Rocky Creek Elementary School were given that opportunity and School Resource Officer Bryan Kirkham found out what some really wanted was a pizza party with him!