May 20, 2016 RSS feed / Society

NSDAR honors Vietnam Veterans

USC Chapter, NSDAR presented a certificate and lapel pin to Sgt. Fritz David Jolly, U.S. Marine Corps; Col. Wayne Harris, U. S. Army; Sgt. Danny K. Deaver, U. S. Army; and Major William G. Schanck, U. S. Air Force. Col. Michael M. Miller, U.S. More...

PETSinc celebrates two dedicated volunteers

PETSinc is proud to name its dog park and dog walk after two volunteers who were instrumental in making PETSinc the success it is today. More...

Financial advisor joins Capital Rotary Club

President David Boucher welcomed Elise Bidwell, the newest member of Columbia’s Capital Rotary Club. Bidwell, a financial advisor with Edward Jones, is a Miami, Florida, native and graduate of North Carolina State University. More...

Miss Osborne and Mr. Chan exchange vows April 16, 2016

Sara Burton Osborne and Derek Ting-Yu Chan were united in marriage on Saturday, April 16, 2016, at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Columbia, South Carolina. The Reverend J. Fletcher Montgomery and The Reverend Wm. Bry Shields Jr. More...

Seniors walk the Ravenel Bridge

This group of ladies pictured outside Page’s Okra Grill in Charleston, S.C. recently walked across the 5.5 mile Ravenel Bridge at Patriot’s Point park in Charleston April 29, 2016. More...

Columbia College renames Alumnae Hall in honor of Janet Alexander Cotter ’56

Columbia College announces a new name for Alumnae Hall in honor of longtime volunteer Janet Alexander Cotter ’56. More...

Mindfulness for your writing practice

Meditation is a hot topic today. Its popularity among health care professionals has spread to all levels of business, education, even the military. Some recommend meditation for everyone, from toddlers to the elderly. More...

St. Martin’s-in-the-Fields Foundation awards Cloak and Sword grant to Meals on Wheels program

Senior Resources received a $1,500 grant from the Cloak and Sword Fund of the St. Martin’s-in-the-Fields Foundation to support the Meals on Wheels program. More...

Women visit the Woodrow Wilson Home

(L-r) Evelyn Hill, Pat Breznay, and Verna Wise visited the Woodrow Wilson Home with and Tour Guide Betsy Kleinfelder of Historic Columbia. More...

Columbia Rotary Club awards two scholarships

On May 16, 2016 the Columbia Rotary Club awarded scholarships to Jade Puch of Columbia High School and April McDaniel of Eau Claire High School. Presentations were made at the weekly meeting of the Club. More...

Scam alert!

The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) is warning consumers to be on the lookout for scammers asking for payment via iTunes cards. More...

Do you remember?

Accentuate the positive

Right now, living in a terror-ridden, politically polluted, painfully negative attitude worldwide is not easy. But don’t give up on this ole world. More...