Think before you drink

Sheriff Jay Koon The first day of summer officially starts tomorrow and that means it’s time to gather with friends and family for cookouts and barbeques. For many, a big part of get-togethers is enjoying an alcoholic beverage. But, with the privilege of drinking comes great responsibility. Don’t think about it if you’re under 21. […]

Don’t chance it

Sheriff Jay Koon Summer storms and the start of hurricane season can bring a significant amount of rain and turbulent weather to the Midlands. As we’ve recently witnessed, many roads around Lexington County quickly flood and turn into hazardous driving situations. According to FEMA, it only takes six inches of water to cause loss of […]