February 16, 2007 RSS feed / News

American Legion holds 70th Annual Oratorical Contest

By Warner M. More...

Sheriff says, "Beware of scam!"

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott announced Feb. 12 that the Sheriff's Department is currently investigating an incident that occurred on Feb. More...

Meet the authors and learn about their craft

Compiled by Rachel Haynie Now in its 11th year, the S.C. Book Festival has become the barometer by which authors measure their progress since the last gathering of readers and authors. More...

Young scientists impress Explorers

At the monthly meeting of the Greater Piedmont Chapter of The Explorers Club, three marine science students from the College of Charleston told of their experiences on a ship- based research and training program. More...

Shep Update

Editor's note: In last week's Columbia Star Emily Lumpkin of Project Pet wrote the story of Mommy and Shep, two dogs who were abandoned and tossed on the street. More...

Buy used and rare books, and have your books appraised

S.C. Book Festival, Feb. 23 and 24, will be a used book shopper's paradise with 22 antiquarian book dealers from South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, Tennessee and New Hampshire. More...

Learn how authors use the S.C. Department of Archives and History

The S.C. Department of Archives and History has 28,000 cubic feet of permanent records, a growing number of them digitized to be accessible on- line. More...