Former Lexington County deputy charged with illegal disclosure of information

A former Lexington County deputy sheriff has been charged with sharing the personal information of private citizens last year. Brandon William Jones, 32, allowed and facilitated the unlawful examination of private records to citizens and friends from Jan. 1, 2017, until July 5, 2017, according to an arrest warrant. An affidavit attached to the warrant […]

Man charged with attempted murder after roadway shooting

A Lexington man faces multiple charges in connection with a shooting last week in a West Columbia roadway. Christopher Fuller, 29, is charged with attempted murder, discharging a weapon into a vehicle, possession a weapon during a violent crime and possessing a weapon after a violent felony conviction, according to arrest warrants. “Based on the […]

Staying home – and safe – this summer

With school out, I’d like to share some quick reminders with you about making sure your children stay safe around your home this summer. If you’re like many parents, you’ve found ways to keep your kids busy during summer break. But there will likely be some days when you’ll leave them alone at home while […]

VIDEO: Irmo High graduate gets by with a little help from his SRO friends

Pomp and circumstance, it’s the song every high school student waits to hear. And in the case of Curtis Smith, he’s no different than his classmates, though his circumstances may be. Diagnosed around age 4 with autism, Curtis’ mom, Dana, said he’s overcome all odds to get a diploma. “To go from a kid that […]