May 22, 2015 RSS feed / Society

National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century holds conference

At the 91st National Conference Colonial Dames 17th Century held at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C., Ann Alderman of Manning, S.C., was elected to serve a two-year term as third vice president. More...

Miss Fisher and Mr. Tharp exchange vows at Murrells Inlet

Evelyn Wells Fisher and Daren Twain Tharp were united in marriage on Saturday, May 9, 2015, at five o’clock in the evening at Belin Memorial United Methodist Church in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. More...

Build-A-Bike helps children of active military parents build a bike

For the past three years, a selected group of children whose parents are serving with the South Carolina National Guard as active duty military personnel have been the participants of the annual Build-A-Bike award sponsored by Golden State Foods Foun More...

On Memorial Day, visit the fallen

This Memorial Day make a pledge to go visit the fallen and renew your understanding and appreciation for their sacrifice. More...

Virginia Gurley Meynard

Virginia Gurley Meynard, local historian, died on May 13, 2015, at 9:55 p.m. Memorial service was held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 16 at First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Craig Wilkes officiating; burial was private. More...

USC Chapter NSDAR presents books to the Camden Archives and Museum

USC Chapter NSDAR, presented two books to the Camden Archives and Museum: The Papers of Henry Laurens, Vol. II and Interment Records of Elmwood Cemetery, Vol. III. The Archives building was constructed in 1915 with funds donated by Andrew Carnegie. More...

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Struck by lightning

No one knows where or when lightning may strike. You may not always be able to see the lightning, but it comes before a clap of thunder. When you hear thunder, you should immediately begin to protect yourself from the next strike of lightning. More...

Cayce-West Columbia Rotary Club celebrates 60th anniversary

Members of the Cayce- West Columbia Rotary Club met at Saluda Shoals Park on Saturday May 16, 2015 to celebrate their 60th Anniversary as a member of Rotary International. More...

Director of “Somebody Had To Do It” Project speaks to Columbia Chapter NSDAR

The Columbia Chapter, NSDAR met May 8 at the Fort Jackson Officers’ Club for its Annual Meeting. The guest speaker was Dr. Millicent Ellison Brown, retired college professor. More...