Ribbon is cut at The Tackle Box on Meeting Street in West Columbia

The ribbon was cut at The Tackle Box at 743 Meeting St. in West Columbia, Thursday.

Tim James, president of the Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber said it’s in a well-known location where a business has been operating for the last 50 years. West Columbia City Councilman David Moye said The Tackle Box helps maintain the authenticity of the neighborhood.

Tackle Box owners are: Chad Fuller; Chase “Ox” Durney and Trip Turbyfill.

The Tackle Box sells fish bait, including: crickets; cut bait; live minnows and herring (for striper fishing.) Tackle Box Bait and Tackle has cold beer (can or draft) and wine. There’s also pool, a jukebox, games, 5 TVs and more.