In order to continue www.thecolumbiastar.com, we will have to convert it to a subscription only website beginning March 1. We hate to do it, but if we remain free, this website will cease to exist. We truly appreciate your understanding, and as always, the print edition is available free in over 300 locations throughout the Greater Columbia Metropolitan Area. Thank you!

Mike Maddock, General Manager

March 17, 2006 RSS feed / Society

SC Church and Synagogue Librarian Association established

SC Church and Synagogue Library Association More...

Mary Ellen "Mellen" Shea-Jackson

1951-2006

Mary Ellen "Mellen" Shea-Jackson, 55, formerly of Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, passed to her new life March 6, 2006, at Duke University Hospital after a 14 month fight with inflammatory breast cancer. More...

Miss Zimmerman and Mr. Atkinson plan August 2006 wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Michael Zimmerman an-nounce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Ruth, to Zackery Owen Atkinson. More...

Libraries are a necessity

The Thomas Cooper Society, an organization which supports the USC Library, was addressed by Susan Vreeland at its latest dinner meeting at the Summit Club. More...