Blythewood mayor, family test positive for COVID

BLYTHEWOOD – After being exposed to COVID 19 when two of his daughters tested positive in early December, Mayor Bryan Franklin and the other members of his immediate family tested negative but quarantined for the CDC-required 7 days. On Dec. 18, however, Franklin’s wife, Dusty, experienced symptoms of COVID 19, prompting her, the mayor and […]

Franklin wins mayor’s seat

Subhead: Brock, Beauman elected to council BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood voters elected a new mayor and two councilmen Monday night.   Current Town Councilman Bryan Franklin received 330 votes for mayor, besting former mayor Keith Bailey with 252 votes and Town Councilman Malcolm Gordge with 121 votes. Planning Commission Chair Donald Brock was the top vote […]

Vote Franklin, Baughman, & Brock

Doko Park Foundation

BLYTHEWOOD – Representing the Doko Park Foundation, Paul Moscoti presented a $30,000 check to Councilman Eddie Baughman, also a member of the Park Foundation, to be used for the Park. The presentation was made at the April 22 Town Council meeting.

Retiring the Flag

RIDGEWAY – Eddie Baughman, a member of Lake Wateree VFW Post 8346, participates in the Post’s annual flag retirement ceremony on June 14. The Post retired over 160 flags during the ceremony.

Flag Retirement set for June 14

LAKE WATEREE – Lake Wateree VFW Post 8346 will host its annual flag retirement ceremony on Flag Day, Thursday, June 14. Members of the community are encouraged to bring a flag they would like to retire in recognition or in memory of a loved one.   Taps will be played and the flags will be ceremonially […]