September 9, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Schneider School is facing extinction

Old Schneider School is in danger. Developers Ben Arnold and David Bryant have purchased the Schneider Apartments from Madelee Partners who inherited the property from T More...

On Second Thought

Football games, fraternities, and family Thirty–something speaks

A wise person once said the more things change; the more they stay the same. As I watched Clemson beat Texas A&M last Saturday night, two people were passed out on my couch, and the next morning somebody got sick. More...

Who remembers Lee Ioccoca? It’s not a criticism, it’s an observation.

Just when it was safe to start watching TV commercials again, disaster occurred. I accept unimaginative, banal ads on television. The people who write such things are sheep who follow trends and try too hard to be cool. More...

America’s bravest doing their thing

It More...

Business

Briefs

by John Temple Ligon

Tarmac tips budget Atlanta More...

Envisioning Moore

USC

The Moore School of Business building is nine stories high and more than 30 years old. More...

Star Profile

Moore School pushes endowment past $100 mil.

As the director of development for the Moore School of Business at USC, Bob Gayle has been positioning himself between the wildly philanthropic and the worldly academic. More...

Sports

Men’s Night Out a huge success

What makes a fun night out for the guys? Ask the growing number of guys who are gathering at the Golf Club of SC at Crickentree More...

Dreher and Columbia meet on football field for 58th time

The Blue Devils of Dreher High School and the Capitals of Columbia High School have been playing each other in football since 1947. From 1938, when Dreher opened its doors, to 1947, Dreher students played on the Columbia High team. More...

High School Football

this week

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Public Notices

Public Notices

NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE The following vehicles(s) or other property are subject to towing, repair and/or storage liens, are declared to be abandoned pursuant to Section 56-5-5810, 56-5-5636 and 29-15-10 SC Law as Amended, and are in the cus More...

Notice of Application

Notice is hereby given that Ed Nelson, intends to apply to the South Carolina Department of Revenue for a license/permit that will allow the sale on premises consumption of Beer, Wine, and Liquor at 1621 A Main St., Columbia, SC 29201. More...

LEGAL NOTICE

The original Wills of the decedents listed below were delivered to the Richland County Probate Court and admitted for Probate on the dates shown: More...

Zig the Pig visits Satchel Ford Elementary

Zig the Pig continues to bring hope and understanding to SC children and families affected by pediatric cancer. Recently, the striped ambassador from Children More...

Dreher manager keeps Blue Devils on target

Sparky Lyell has been Dreher More...

Beth Shalom recognizes Columbia’s first synagogue

On Sunday September 11, at 9:30 am, Mayor Bob Coble will honor the site of Columbia More...

News

Adventures waiting to happen

I spent some time on Labor Day visiting with Richard Mikell, owner of Adventure Carolina on State Street in Cayce. We have a canoe at our house that is used more by nesting wrens than by the humans who bought it. More...

It’s a ruff ruff life for Sarah and Susie

Sarah and Susie Elkins are proud to say their business has gone to the dogs. For eight years, sisters Sarah and Susie have been making dogs in Columbia a lot cleaner and happier. More...

Forest Acres Restaurant Association holds Palette to Palate

On the 25 of August, the Forest Acres Restaurant Association held a first ever event. Among the participating restaurants were Buster More...

Government / Neighborhood

Richland County Council Meeting • September 6, 2005 • 6 pm

Roll Call Members present were Anthony Mizzell, Doris Corley, Joyce Dickerson, Valerie Hutchinson, Damon Jeter, Paul Livingston, Joseph McEachern, Michael Montgomery, Greg Pearce, Bernice Scott, and Kit Smith. More...

Society

Miss Sieb and Mr. DeLoach marry September 3, 2005

Rebecca Anne Sieb and John Bradley DeLoach were married September 3, 2005, at Spring Valley Presbyterian Church. Dr. Peter Thompson performed the double ring ceremony at 6 pm. More...

Doris Faye English Roy

1940

Doris Faye English Roy, 65, died Thursday, September 1, 2005, at the Baptist Medical Center in Columbia, South Carolina. More...

Miss Monahan and Mr. Prust wed in Dana Point, California

Kelley Kathleen Monahan and Justin Scot Prust were married in St. Regis Hotel and Spa, Dana Point, California, September 3 at 5:30 pm. Steven M. Prust, brother of the bridegroom, performed the double ring ceremony. The music was More...

Events

Events Calendar

September 9

9 The National Active & Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) More...

Travel

Under the Tuscan Spell

Part 13: San Gimignano, the Town of Beautiful Knockers

After our pasta party, Linda and I took a quick nap then joined the group for a tour of a nearby medieval Tuscan town More...

Beauty in the Backyard

What’s growing in Columbia

The Jelly Palm, or Pindo Palm, produces medium sized, yellow More...

Big Bugs take over the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden (DSBG) will be swarming with Big Bugs beginning October 2. Dave Rogers More...

Star Garden of the Week

Barbara Shealy More...