October 24, 2014 RSS feed / News

Richland County Council addresses three resolutions for October

Richland County Council meeting October 21 started with several resolutions, three recognizing different causes and efforts celebrated during the month of October. More...

West Columbia City Council to honor one of their own

West Columbia City Council met October 20, 2014, at 6 p.m. for a special council meeting. Mayor Joe Owens announced West Columbia City Council member Abby Bray Jr. who passed away May, 2013, will be honored during the next regular council meeting. More...

Columbia World Affairs Council presents 2014 Global Vision Award

The Columbia World Affairs Council presented the 2014 Global Vision Award to Inez Tenenbaum, former state superintendent of education and past chair of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. More...

We Are Olympia hears crime report

Richland County Sheriff ’s Officer Misty Puckett reported crime statistics and policing during the holiday season at the We Are Olympia meeting Monday, October 20. She reported burglaries at Texas and Ohio Streets. More...

Buy wreaths for those who served

The 6th Annual Wreaths Across America Ceremony at The Fort Jackson National Cemetery will be held at noon December 13, 2014, at the new Flag Plaza in the cemetery. This ceremony is to honor and remember the veterans who served us so well. More...

WWII Veterans encouraged to submit recollections to Richland Library

Experiences encountered during WWII service will soon be part of a new electronic repository at Richland Library’s Walker Local History Room (WLHR). More...

Advertisement of vacancies for the City of Columbia Boards and Commissions

The City of Columbia is seeking persons to serve on a variety of boards and commissions. Participation is another way city residents can take part in their government. Below is a list of boards and commissions that currently have vacancies. More...