Beechwood Middle School student charged after bomb threat

LEXINGTON, S.C. – A Beechwood Middle School student has been charged after telling a classmate he had a bomb. Deputies interviewed the male suspect, whose name will not be released because he’s under the age of 17, after he made a statement to a peer about having a bomb in his book bag, according to an […]

Accused home invader shot by resident

LEXINGTON, S.C. – A Lexington man was shot by an occupant of the house he broke into Sunday morning, according to Lexington County deputies. Michael Matthew Nowinski, 26, is charged with armed robbery, three counts of assault and battery, burglary, criminal conspiracy, four counts of kidnapping and possessing a weapon during a violent crime, according […]

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So much new to celebrate

Welcome back to school, students! Most of you around the county are going back to school this week; new year, new challenges and new temptations. Another school year brings about new opportunities and a fresh start. Maybe this year you’ll befriend a new kid or join a club, or this might be the year you’re […]