Weather-related closings (and openings)

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— Laurens County School Districts 55 and 56: closed Friday.

— Richland One: closed Friday.

— Richland Two: closed Friday.

— Kershaw County School District schools and offices: closed Friday.

— McCormick County School District: closed Friday.

— Lexington One: closed Friday.

— Lexington District Two: closed Friday.

— Lexington District Three: All schools and offices closed Friday.

— Lexington District Four: closed Friday.

— Lexington-Richland District Five: closed Friday.

— East Point Academy will be closed Friday.

Higher education

— USC’s Columbia campus will remain closed Friday. University offices will be closed and all classes canceled. The University of South Carolina Salkehatchie Walterboro and Allendale campuses closed Friday.

— Columbia College open at 10am on Friday.

— The Clemson University campus open at 10 a.m. Friday.

— Benedict College campus closed on Friday (classes cancelled). No shuttle on Friday.

— Midlands Technical College closed Friday.


— Richland County Government offices will close Friday due the the lingering effects of the winter storm.

— All Lexington County Government Offices will be delayed three (3) hours on Friday including all the following offices: County Libraries, Lexington County Recreations and Aging Commission Offices and Activitiesm, County Judicial Facilities, County Administration Offices, Lexington County Judicial Center, Lexington County Magistrate Courts, Solid Waste Collection & Recycling Centers, Lexington County Landfill & Solid Waste Administrative Offices, Lexington County Sheriff’s Department Administrative Personnel Only

— Kershaw County Government offices will open Friday at 11 a.m.

— Newberry County Government offices will open at 10:30 a.m. Friday.

— The Town of Lexington offices will open at 10 a.m. Friday.

— City of Columbia will be closed Friday for all city operations, with the exception of essential services.

— West Columbia City offices will open at 11 a.m. Friday.


— Lexington County bond court opens at 11 a.m. Friday.

Transportation services

Capitol City Cab at Fort Jackson opening 10 a.m. Friday.

Trash services

— Richand County garbage service will begin Friday or Saturday as road conditions allow, and continue into Sunday if needed. Officials anticipate providing service Saturday for customers with the green recycling roll carts.

— City of Columbia: All Thursday and Friday customers are asked to place roll carts with garbage only on the curbs before 10 a.m. Friday. No recylables and no yard trash or debris will be picked up Friday. Solid Waste will return to a regular schedule next week.

— Lexington County trash services: Franchise Solid Waste curbside collection will be provided on Friday in unincorporated areas of Lex. County. Services will resume on an adjusted schedule. No yard waste collection. Advanced Disposal Customers: Collections normally scheduled for Wednesday will be made on Friday, Thursday will move to Friday/Saturday, and Friday will move to Saturday. Waste Industries Cutsomers: Collections normally scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday will be made on Friday, and Friday collections will be on Saturday.


NEW — The Palmetto Concert Band Concert scheduled for Saturday has been canceled.

— Shandon Presbyterian Church, 607 Woodrow Street, Columbia, opening on two-hour delay Friday.

— Drew Wellness Center will open on an adjusted schedule (noon to 6 p.m.) Friday.

— Saxe Gotha Presbyterian Church administrative offices closed Friday.

— The South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy has canceled Friday’s graduation ceremony.

— Shandon Presbyterian Church, 607 Woodrow Street, Columbia, Opening on two-hour delay Friday.

— Oliver Gospel Mission is increasing capacity to 132 mats in its day room at the facility at Assembly and Taylor streets to provide emergency shelter for the homeless in the coming days.

— Warming stations have opened at the Clinton City Department of Public Safety and the Laurens City Police Department.


— Richland Library branches will open at noon Friday.

— Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union - All Locations will open at 11 a.m. Friday

— All Moore Center for Orthopedics practice and rehab locations (in Richland and Lexington counties) will open at 10 a.m. Friday.

— Senior Resources Inc. office will open at 10 a.m. on Friday. Richland County Meals on Wheels and Senior Resources Wellness Centers closed Friday.

— The Doc Depot, Williston, closed Friday and will reopen Monday.

Due to varying facility conditions and staffing at Palmetto Health entities, there are a variety of opening times and closures for Friday.


Palmetto Health Wound Center, 2989 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia

Palmetto SeniorCare Centers

Palmetto Health Internal Medicine Center, 1801 Sunset Dr.

Palmetto Health Orthopedic and Surgery Center, 1801 Sunset Dr.

Palmetto Health Special Care Center, 14 Medical Park

University Family Medicine, 4311 Hardscrabble Road

Opening at 10 a.m.

Atrium Ridge Internal Medicine, 11 Atrium Ridge Court

Lakeview Family Medicine, 1316 Northlake Drive, Lexington

Markowitz and Associates, 103 Saluda Ridge Court, West Columbia

Northeast Family Practice, 115 Blarney Drive

Palmetto Heart: All locations—Lexington, Columbia and Hartsville

Palmetto Health Administrative building, 293 Greystone Blvd, (Finance, Payroll, Accounts Payable, Patient Financial Services, Supply Chain and Human Resources)

Palmetto Health Dental Center, 10 Richland Medical Park

Palmetto Health Women's Center, 1801 Sunset Dr., is opening at 10 a.m.

Parkridge Medical Associates, 190 Parkridge Drive

South Hampton Family Practice, 5900 Garners Ferry Road

Three Rivers Medical Associates Taylor, 1301 Taylor Street

Three Rivers Medical Associates, 7430 College Street, Irmo

Opening at Noon

First Care, 2406 Decker Blvd, is opening at noon.

Carolina Cardiac Surgery Associates, 8 Richland Medical Park Dr.

Children’s Hospital Outpatient Clinic, 14 Medical Park

Midlands Internal Medicine, 115 Blarney Drive, will open at noon.

Other Opening Times

Parkridge Urgent Care, 100 Palmetto Health Parkway, to open at 8 a.m.

Blythewood Urgent Care, 738 University Village Drive, Blythewood, will open at 11 a.m.

Senior Primary Care, both locations, will open at 11 a.m.

— All Security Federal Bank branches plan normal business hours Friday.

— South Carolina Internal Medicine and Associates in Irmo will re-open at 7 a.m. Friday and will be open from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday.

— Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center in Columbia and Lexington is closed Friday.

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