We've added 470 records of health inspections for restaurants, bars, cafeterias and other eateries in Kershaw, Lexington and Richland counties.
The inspections were carried out between June 3 and July 9 by Department of Health and Environmental Control inspectors.
Fifty-two area establishments in that period earned exceptional scores between 98 and 100 on unannounced, routine inspections.
Thirty-three received B-level scores between 78 and 87 on their routine inspections and 11 earned Cs with scores between 58 and 77. All those establishments had or will have the opportunity to improve marks with follow-up inspections.
The eatery with the lowest routine inspection score was San Jose of Columbia on Piney Grove Road,which received the 58 after a June 3 inspection. The restaurant had a follow-up inspection June 6 that earned a much better score of 93 and an "A" posting.