April 26, 2019 RSS feed / Society

NAMIWALKS 2019—ending the stigma surrounding mental illness

NAMI Mid-Carolina will present its annual fundraiser, NAMIWALKS, May 4 at 9 a.m. at Finlay Park. NAMIWALKS is the signature fundraising event for the NAMI national organization. More...

Conference addresses suicide risk in LGBTQ+ population

The National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention identifies the LGBTQ+ population as being at higher risk for suicide than the general population. More...

100 Black Women hosts five-year milestone celebration

The Columbia (SC) Chapter of 100 Black Women recently celebrated its “Annual My Sister’s Keeper Awards Luncheon.” The event highlighted a five-year milestone of advocacy and empowerment for women and girls of African descent.  More...

Alumnae Chapter celebrates 25 years of sisterhood, scholarship, and service in the Midlands

The Richland County Alumnae (RCA) Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. celebrated its Silver Anniversary April 24. RCA is one of two alumnae chapters of Delta Sigma Theta serving the Midlands. More...

West Columbia holds special council meeting

The West Columbia City Council held a special council meeting Monday, April 22  Mayor Bobby Horton reminded those present the City of West Columbia will be hosting the Kenetic Derby Day Saturday, April 27.  More...