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Meet the Midlands man who knows how to throw a party

Camden’s Jack Brantley talks about who will inherit his showcase home, the future of his catering business – and one of this favorite sandwiches.

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First failed dam in Forest Acres being rebuilt

Work is under way to rebuild an earthen dam that broke and emptied the Lower Rockyford Lake during record rain in October 2015 that caused major damage to dams across Richland County. Extra safety features are being added to prevent a repeat rupture.

Education

Lexington 3 looking at major school repairs for first time in 20 years

No new schools are needed, but major renovations are ahead for aging buildings in the Batesburg-Leesville district, study says. School officials are starting to develop a plan for improvements, the first suggested in 20 years. It’s premature to say if the package would be submitted to voters in a referendum in 2018. The last referendum was held in 1997 to build new schools.

Videos

South Carolina's oldest military museum offers rich history

More than 121 years ago, South Carolinians understood the significants of their war-time artifacts
South Carolina's oldest military museum offers rich history 2:29

South Carolina's oldest military museum offers rich history

Kids and Engineers 1:43

Kids and Engineers

World of Beer Festival 1:28

World of Beer Festival

Camden’s Jack Brantley talks about his home, his business and a favorite food 2:10

Camden’s Jack Brantley talks about his home, his business and a favorite food