April 26, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

The Two Faces of Clocks

It’s not a criticism; It’s an observation

While watching the greatest Masters Golf Tournament I’ve ever seen, I heard Nick Faldo make a comment that briefly distracted me from the beauty and unbridled excellence going on across the course.  More...

Going to great lengths to be miserable

40–Something

My wife and I recently toured Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello. More...

Feeling the burn...Marty style

I’m just saying...

“Man! I’m beat! This working out is exhausting!”  More...

Education

Ridge View High School DECA members place at state conference

Ridge View High School DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) members participated in the state conference, competing with approximately 800 students from across the state.  More...

Ridge View High School Scholars seniors place second in Black History Month Quiz Bowl

(L-r): Hadiyah Ballard, Otiana Thompson, Kay Brown, and Mackenzie Gascon, scholars seniors at Ridge View High School, showcase their second place medals and certificates from the Omega Psi Phi Black History Month Quiz Bowl.   More...

Lexington Two board member is incoming president of National School Boards Association

A longtime Lexington Two board member was sworn in recently as president of the National School Boards Association.  ElizaBeth “Beth” Dickerson Branham became the first South Carolinian to hold the office when she was sworn in during More...

Sports

A.C. Flora falls to Miller in title game

After losing their opening game and then fighting back to win 2-0 over Cardinal Newman and putting together an improbable comeback, walk- off win over Cane Bay, the A.C. More...

Falcons fight back to eliminate Cavaliers

The A.C. Flora Falcons overcame a 6- 2 deficit with a little over two minutes remaining in the third quarter to defeat the visiting Christ Church Cavaliers 7-6 in a Class 4A boys lacrosse quarterfinal Thursday, April 18.  More...

Bluffton takes game of runs

The A.C. More...

Travel

Roach Anxiety

Part 3: Cooties

I eventually became brave enough to walk with Beautiful Regina to lunch. More...

New and beginning farmers explore niche markets

Stopping to smell the flowers

From California to the Carolinas new and beginning farmer programs are enrolling apprentices who will steer the course of local food systems. These 21st century farmers aren’t arriving from multi-generational farm families. More...

Star Chefs

Baked Mac and Cheese   More...

Sarge retires

This year is proving to be one of change for Richland County’s government. More...

Representative Seth Rose speaks to League of Women Voters of The Columbia Area

Representative Seth Rose was the invited speaker at the public policy luncheon of the League of Women Voters of The Columbia Area. More...

On Second Thought

Midlands Gives

On May 7, 2019, over 400 non-profits in the Midlands will come together for the sixth annual Midlands Gives, an annual online giving event hosted by the Central Carolina Community Foundation. More...

USC students protest all male finalists

To the Trustees of the University of South Carolina, the members of the Presidential Search Committee, and the Gamecock community: More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

West Columbia More...

Business

FOLKS ABOUT TOWN

Renee Ballew, Shannon Cheek, and Dr. Tessa Gonzalez have joined the board of The Therapy Place for the 2019-20 fiscal year.   More...

Save your policy or sell it

Universal Life Insurance— once a sensation— has backfired. A popular life insurance product of the 1980s and 1990s has come back to bite many older Americans.  More...

ATTORNEYS HONORED

Celeste Bowers, an associate with Robinson Gray law firm in Columbia, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Palmetto Land Title Association.   More...

Society

NAMIWALKS 2019—ending the stigma surrounding mental illness

NAMI Mid-Carolina will present its annual fundraiser, NAMIWALKS, May 4 at 9 a.m. at Finlay Park. NAMIWALKS is the signature fundraising event for the NAMI national organization. More...

100 Black Women hosts five-year milestone celebration

The Columbia (SC) Chapter of 100 Black Women recently celebrated its “Annual My Sister’s Keeper Awards Luncheon.” The event highlighted a five-year milestone of advocacy and empowerment for women and girls of African descent.  More...

Alumnae Chapter celebrates 25 years of sisterhood, scholarship, and service in the Midlands

The Richland County Alumnae (RCA) Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. celebrated its Silver Anniversary April 24. RCA is one of two alumnae chapters of Delta Sigma Theta serving the Midlands. More...

Arts & Entertainment

Columbia Music Festival presents Carolina Ballet’s Coppelia

The Columbia Music Festival Association will present Carolina Ballet’s Coppelia, a ballet in three acts, at the Township Auditorium, April 26 and 27. Performance times are 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. on the 26th and 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. More...

On Stage Productions presents Bull in a China Shop

Come join in the fun when a houseful of sweet little old ladies discover a handsome bachelor lives just across the street. More...

UofSC School of Music May through Summer events

• May 4, 7:30 p.m.—60th Anniversary of Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue, School of Music Recital Hall • Congaree New Horizons Band Concerts—It’s never too late to learn. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Master’s Sales

MASTER'S SALE  More...

Public Notices

SUMMONS  Deficiency Judgment  Waived  STATE OF  SOUTH CAROLINA  COUNTY OF  RICHLAND  More...

Notice to Creditors of Estates

All persons having claims against the following estates are required to deliver or mail their claims to the indicated Personal Representatives, appointed to administer these estates, and to file their claims on Form #371PC with the Probate Court of R More...