Announcements from the Community

Richland County Sheriff names first female Deputy Chief

On April 2, Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott announced the promotion of Roxana Meetze to Deputy Chief, making her the first female to achieve the rank at the Richland County Sheriff’s Department. Meetze will be [...]

By |April 5th, 2018|Announcements, Sheriff's Report|0 Comments

Scarecrow contest underway

Leeza’s Care Connection is holding a Scarecrow Contest this month. Enter your organization for a chance to win the event is open to community groups and businesses. Deliver your group decorated scarecrow by October 31 [...]

By |October 23rd, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Sheriff recognizes National Crime Prevention Month

As your Sheriff my passion is to improve the quality of life in Richland County and make sure that all citizens are cared for. One of the best ways that I know to do this [...]

By |October 11th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Spring Valley Rotary names new officers

The Spring Valley Rotary Club recently installed new officers to lead the club for the 2017-2018 club year. The newly elected officers are Marty Wells, President; Wendy Fuess, Immediate Past President; Stevie Johnson, President Elect: [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|Announcements, Non Profit|0 Comments

Richland Two announces promotions

At a board meeting June 13 Superintendent Debbie Hamm and Superintendent-Elect Baron Davis recommended and the Richland School District Two Board of Trustees approved three personnel recommendations. Effective July 1, Dr. Marylin Ross Frederick will [...]

By |July 6th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Richland Deputy honored for bravery

  The American Legion Department of South Carolina has honored Richland County Sheriff’s Department Senior Deputy Selena Williams with the 2017 Award for Bravery. On June 2 the Legion held their annual awards luncheon. In [...]

By |June 25th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Blythewood Middle hosts academics, athletics day

The Blythewood Middle School Enrichment Team hosted the first annual Academics and Athletics Community Day January 18. Guest speakers were grouped into three different panels: high school athletes, college athletes (former and current), and coaches/professional [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Mega Challah Bake February 12

The Columbia Jewish Federation, Chabad and The JCC, will be hosting their first Mega Challah Bake February 12 at 7 pm. The bake will feature a huge Challah baking party where each participant will be [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

South Carolina Democratic Party mourns Sheila Gallagher

We were saddened to hear about the passing of Sheila Gallagher. Sheila devoted her life to improving educational opportunity for South Carolina children. She worked as a public school teacher for over 30 years, changing [...]

By |January 25th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Pearl Harbor Remembrance

It was 75 years ago today that a Japanese attack on the U.S. naval base in Pearl Harbor plunged our nation into World War II. At 7:55 a.m. local time on that fateful day, the [...]

By |December 7th, 2016|Announcements|0 Comments