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 […]

Good neighbors make safer communities

Not everyone knows and trusts his neighbors. I’d like to share a few recommendations with you that will likely lead to better relationships and lower crime. Plan events to help neighbors get to know each other. Hold neighborhood block parties, beautification efforts and safety fairs. They will provide opportunities for neighbors to meet each other, […]