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Government, Police & Fire
The 36-year-old Lexington High School graduate was killed June 20 in Afghanistan.
A 59-year-old Blythewood man was identified as the pedestrian that died Wednesday after being struck by three vehicles.
Police & Fire
A pedestrian who was walking across I-20 westbound Wednesday died after being hit by three vehicles.
Man wanted for Charlotte murder captured in NE Columbia.
Incident happened last Friday at the Sumo Restaurant on Clemson Road.
Police are seeking two men who may have information about a Monday robbery at a Wilson Boulevard truck stop.
Government, Local Connections, Public Safety
Adjutant Gen. Robert Livingston Jr. said the five soldiers injured in Wednesday's suicide bombing in Afghanistan were in serious but stable condition Friday.
Government, Police & Fire, Local Connections
Lexington High School graduate Spc. John David Meador II, 36, of Columbia was among three soldiers killed in Khost City, Khost Province, Afghanistan, when his patrol was attacked by a suicide bomber.
Police & Fire, Obituaries
Two other Guardsmen from Columbia and Easley also killed in Wednesday suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan's war-torn Khost Province.
Officers are searching for a masked man and another man they say robbed two stores in one day.
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