March 27, 2009 RSS feed / Society

Friendship and Flowers

Ikebana International Chapter 182 prepares for Anniversary Exhibition Tea

From the exotic Orient, it's Ikebana International. Here, it's called "Friendship and Flowers." Ikebana International Chapter 182 is celebrating its 35th anniversary of devotion to the ancient art of Ikebana flower arranging. More...

Birds accent arrangements

Shirley Smith was the speaker for the March meeting of the Petal Pushers Garden Club. Mrs. Smith gave an interesting program on flower arrangements with the accent on birds. More...

Plowing, Praying, Paying, and Poisoning: A Lower Richland family thrives

Part 12: Combating a new poison

It might be fate that the last of this series is written from the Lowcountry of South Carolina during a family reunion. More...

Miss Hinkle and Mr. Haynie exchange vows February 18, 2009

Kristin Leigh Hinkle of Atlanta wed Douglas Ellerbe Haynie of San Luis Obispo, California, February 18, 2009, in San Luis Obispo, California, in a private ceremony. More...

Green Thumb Festival April 18, 2009

The Garden Club Council of Greater Columbia will host its annual Green Thumb Festival Saturday, April 18, 2009, 9 am to 1 pm. More...

Why marry in June and carry a bouquet?

Life in the 1500s The next time you wash your hands and complain because the water temperature isn't just right, consider how things were in the really olden days — back in the 1500s: Most people got married in June because they took their More...