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

May 9, 2008 RSS feed / Society

Bill Helms

Shandon born and reared photographer Bill Helms died May 2, 2008, in his Manhattan home at age 81, a month shy of the 65th anniversary of his 1943 graduation from Dreher High School. More...

Rare Robert Burns's manuscripts added to Roy Collection

At a ceremony on January 25, Robert Burns's 249th birthday, Dr. and Mrs. G. Ross Roy formally handed over to Thomas Cooper Library their collection of rare manuscript materials relating to the Scottish poet. More...