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

August 25, 2006 RSS feed / News

Checking eyes is a back-to-school basic

One important checklist item for preparing children for school is getting a proper vision check. When a child's vision suffers, it can affect not only school work but also recreational activities. More...