Law enforcement is asking for the public’s help identifying an individual who set a police car on fire in 2020.
The town of Pine Ridge has elected Mayor Pro Tem Daniel Davis as the new Mayor after a close race this week.
Residents in the Town of Pine Ridge are casting their ballots for mayor today. The special-called election comes after Robert Wells resigned in March for what he called lingering complications from COVID-19.
The Pine Ridge Police Department will have a new chief starting Tuesday. Andre Williams will be sworn in at 7 p.m. during a Town Hall meeting.
On Thursday, the Town of Pine Ridge announced that Mayor Robert Wells is resigning. Officials say Mayor Wells was diagnosed with COVID-19 earlier this year, which resulted in a temporary shutdown of Town business.
Officials with Lexington School District Two say Pine Ridge Middle School will temporarily shift to a 100% virtual learning model for two weeks.