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South Kilbourne hears from city, state officials

The South Kilbourne Neighborhood Association held its monthly meeting Thursday, December 6.  More...

Richland County’s own featured in local author’s novel

Local attorney and author Brian Boger (r) used Richland County Court Master-in-Equity Office Coordinator/Auctioneer Fristella Cornelius’s name in his new novel, Champagne Friday. The two posed for this picture at the book’s launch party. More...

Lutheran Men make donation

At the December 11 meeting of the St. Luke Lutheran Men Breakfast Prayer Group, the Lutheran Men made a $500 donation to the Wade Hampton Sertoma Club for the purposes of sending a child to Camp Sertoma next summer.  More...

Business

FOLKS ABOUT TOWN

Rebecca Leach has joined South Carolina Retail Association (SCRA) as executive director.  Stacy Stokes has joined the leadership lineup at Bauknight Pietras & Stormer, CPAs. More...

ATTORNEYS

Nekki Shutt, a cofounder of Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, is the recipient of the Richland Bar Association’s 2018 Civic Star Award. Celeste Bowers has joined Robinson Gray as an associate. More...

REAL ESTATE

NAI Avant has announced the $1,600,000 medical office sale of 2989 Sunset Boulevard in West Columbia. Broker Peyton Bryant and senior broker Cam Kreps represented the seller, Lexvest, LLC. More...

Society

Miss Poole and Mr. Kish exchange wedding vows December 8

Evans Daou Poole and Robert Pierce Kish, both of Columbia, were united in marriage at 6 o’clock in the evening on Saturday, December 8. The Honorable James R. More...

My Kind of Christmas

There’s always music in our school cafeteria. I love that. This time of year, it’s Christmas music. Even better.  When I first arrive for my early morning duties, I have one or two kids. They are still a little sleepy and quiet. More...

DAC tours Governor’s Mansion

Governor Joseph West Chapter, Daughters of the American Colonists toured the Governor’s Mansion December 5. More...

Events

Events

•ANIMALS Columbia Animal Services will host a Christmas Donation Party Saturday, December 15, 12–2 p.m., Columbia Animal Services, 127 Humane Lane. More...

Christmas Gifts

You ask what gifts I received for Christmas? More...

Arts & Entertainment

South Carolina Bluegrass and Traditional Music Association presents four youth scholarships

South Carolina Bluegrass and Traditional Music Association (SCBTMA) held its annual dinner and awards ceremony Monday, December 3 at Bill’s Music Shop and Pickin’ Parlor in West Columbia. More...

University of South Carolina School of Music January 2019 Events

• Tuesday, January 15, 7:30 p.m.— Duo Obax: Briana Leaman, oboe, and Joseph Lallo, saxophone, Guest Artist Recital, School of Music Recital Hall. More...

Travel

Holy Land

Part 4: David, Caesarea, Omar

I have always been attracted to the Holy Land, modern Israel and Jordan. Three times I have found myself wandering through the historic sites searching for the meaning of life. More...

Winederlust

Save Room for Dessert (Wine)!

An alternative to conventional desserts, sweet wine is the perfect ending to any meal. Dessert wines delight and enhance your meal without leaving you weighed down. While the U.S. More...

Skipper ready for Greater Cayce/West Columbia area train of growth

Richard Skipper, executive director of the Greater Cayce West Columba Chamber & Visitors Center, is close to wrapping up his first year with the chamber. More...

On Second Thought

Give the gift of history

If you’re looking for a last-minute gift idea for the holidays, consider giving the gift of history by purchasing a Historic Columbia membership or visiting the Gift Shop at Robert Mills to browse our many holiday deals going on now through Dec More...

S.C. military housing funding essential for military readiness and retention

According to recent reports, in 2017 South Carolina’s military communities had an estimated $24.1 billion economic impact across the state, generating more than $884 million in annual tax revenue. More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

Richland County ffi Beltline Blvd.: Police were called to a restaurant at 9 p.m. Wednesday after employees said they were robbed at gunpoint. More...

Commentary

Jeopardy and Musical History

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

Back before there were hundreds of TV channels, the internet, and Life its Own Self, I had an evening routine. I gathered my family around the RCA and watched Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy. More...

Everyday Miracles

I’m just saying...

I want to tell you a story. It’s not your standard holiday story but to me, it’s one I think will leave you with a warm fuzzy glow that will make you smile, and isn’t that what this holiday is about?  More...

Looking like an elderly Ken doll

40–Something

I recently had a mole and a little extra removed from my ankle. This little procedure required more stitches than one might imagine, which required me to lay off exercise for about three weeks and did not allow me to shower for two days.  More...

Education

Blythewood Middle students selected to Richland Two Middle School Honor Band

Blythewood Middle School students selected for the Richland Two Middle School Honor Band include (l-r) Allyson Chipps, Karlese Sears, Hannah Spikes, Isaiah Gamez, Rhyan Harp, Mikayla Rembert, Kaden Wade, Emily Comisky, Jesse Woodley, Bobby Bond, and More...

Webber Elementary receives $13,000 grant from International Paper

Webber Elementary School received a $13,000 grant from International Paper to improve student reading and literacy skills. More...

Application deadline extended to December 19 for Martin Luther King Jr. scholarships

The application deadline for the City of Columbia’s 2019 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dream Keeper Scholarship has been extended to December 19. More...

Sports

Silver Foxes 3-peat as 5A State Champions!

A 28-point fourth quarter helped the Dutch Fork Silver Foxes coast to their third straight 5A State Championship with a 59- 20 win over the T.L. Hanna Yellow Jackets. More...

Dreher tames Lady Bearcats

Dreher’s Amber Burton scored a team-high 14 points to lead the Lady Blue Devils to a 49-28 victory over the visiting Brookland- Cayce Lady Bearcats December 6.  More...

Dutch Fork sets higher goals

The Dutch Fork Lady Silver Foxes went 15-9 and lost in the first round of the 5A playoffs in 2017-2018. More...

Home & Garden

Cooper’s Camellia Chorus Line

Stopping to smell the flowers

When flowers of the autumn sun, sasanqua camellias, come into bloom, diaphanous debutantes with bone china petal patina and faint perfume dance across midland garden landscapes. More...

Star Chefs

Bacon, Cheddar and Spinach Strata   More...

Pets

Here comes Santa Paws!

If you own a dog, chances are you will be giving your dog at least one present for Christmas. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

SUMMONS  COMPLAINT TO  QUIET TITLE  (JURY TRIAL  REQUESTED)  STATE OF  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...

Legals

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