Despite their best efforts, county officials were unable to trim the costs for a new Indian Land substation for the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office, which is estimated to cost more than $30,000 above its original estimate.
About 50 health-inspired community volunteers are expected to complete the nationally-known ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) ice bucket challenge from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at American Legion Post 31, 832 Kershaw Camden Highway.
KERSHAW – A house fire in Kershaw shortly after midnight Wednesday, Sept. 3 was serious but did not claim a man’s life as rumors had been reported, said Lancaster County Fire Marshal Stephen Blackwelder.
With a map of South Carolina speckled with red dots displayed behind them, a team of local and state law enforcement leaders announced the indictments of 37 people in a massive methamphetamine operation on Thursday, Sept. 4.
CHESTER – Ezra Brown Crenshaw Jr.’s face sagged and he cast his gaze toward the courtroom floor only briefly as Circuit Court Judge DeAndrea G. Benjamin sentenced him to four and a half years in prison for stealing nearly $500,000 from the three nonprofit organizations where he once served as a financial officer.
Lancaster County Sheriff Barry Faile is still trying to figure out what exactly happened when an attempted murder suspect was able to slip out of his handcuffs and run from a deputy on Friday, Aug. 29.