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February 27, 2015 RSS feed / News

PAALS holds 7th Annual UN-Gala

Do you know what is more fun than a gala event? An UN-Gala event benefiting a local Columbia charity, PAALS (Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services). PAALS will host their 7th annual UN-Gala charity event beginning at 7 p.m. More...

Grandparents’ Braggin’ Box

Sarah Bobertz, age seven, is the granddaughter of Ann Furr. She gave a solo concert at the Columbia Museum of Art February 21. She played the first Suzuki Book, 17 pieces from memory. More...

Girl Scouts of South Carolina— Mountains to Midlands choose Women of Distinction

The Girl Scouts of South Carolina—Mountains to Midlands will honor six Midlands-area women at its 22nd Annual Women of Distinction Awards Dinner on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at the Medallion Conference Center in Columbia, 6:00 – 9: 00 p. More...