Featured Lake Murray Community: Plantation Pointe

BY AMAYA THOMPSONJune 28, 2020 Plantation Pointe brings island life to Lake Murray. The Pointes are built on an extensive peninsula, adding an upscale feel to the homes. Luxury and by-the-shore easy living are strong characteristics of this neighborhood. For sunset chasers and lovers of a great view, Plantation Pointe is a worthwhile home. What …

Update: Restaurants on the Lake

Updated 5/29/2020 by Amaya Thompson Italian Alodia’s Cucina Italiana – OPEN (takeout)Authentic Italian cuisine in a family friendly atmosphere Google Reviews: 4.6TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5/5 (see reviews) American (Burgers, Chicken Wigs, etc) Big Mans Marina – OPEN (takeout)Full Menu of Burgers, Hot dogs, Chicken Wings, and more! Also, a full-service marina.Google Rating: 4.5 Higher Ground Char …

Update: Water Recreation During South Carolina Home or Work Order

Updated 5/14/2020 by Amaya Thompson In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. McMaster issued a statewide Stay-At-Home or Work Order. The exception for outdoors recreation has enable Lake Murray residents to continue hunting, boating, fishing and further lake recreation. Though water use is permitted, it must be done within the safety parameters. Restrictions on public …

Famously Hot New Year

New Year’s Eve with Salt-N-Pepa This FREE New Years’s Eve Celebration features a full-length concert featuring Salt-N-Pepa as well as bands The High Divers and Cottontown Soul Society. Located in front of the State House, downtown Columbia, South Carolina. Attending the event? Post using hashtag: #FHNY

2019 in Review: 7 Great Things That Happened in Our Community

BY AMAYA THOMPSONDECEMBER 30, 2019 Leo’s Landing Inclusive Playground at Saluda Shoals ParkAugust 24, 2019 was a historic day for our community. The Saluda Shoals Park Inclusive Playground opened. The 2-acre play area was created with all families in our community in mind. It is designed to not only meet accessibility requirements, but also “follows …