May 8, 2009 RSS feed / Government / Neighborhood

CCN has 101 neighborhood groups

The Columbia Council of Neighborhoods, busily preparing for its annual banquet and awards ceremony, recorded a new accomplishment on Thursday, April 23, 2009, when the membership approved applications for three new neighborhood groups at its April More...

Governor Joseph West Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Colonists, attend Legislative session

Photo courtesy of Gov. More...

Hyatt Park Community hears about tutoring, school budgets, and crime

The Hyatt Park Community held its meeting Tuesday May 5. More...

One Weird Cannon

This double- barreled cannon is one- of- a- kind. It was designed and built during the Civil War by John Gilleland. The purpose was to shoot two cannon balls connected by a chain at advancing troops. More...

Columbia fire chief and Columbia police officer speak to Shandon Neighborhood Association

The Shandon Neighborhood Association met Monday, May 4, 2009. More...

West Columbia City Council asked to change restrictions on dangerous animals

Roll call Mayor Bobby E. Horton called the May 5, 2009, meeting of the West Columbia City Council Meeting to order at 6 pm. Members included Mayor Bobby E. Horton, Mayor Pro- Tem Tommy G. Parler, Eric L. Fowler, L. Dale Harley, Jack L. More...

To bag or not to bag, the on- going question for Richland County Council

Roll call Chair Paul Livingston, Vice Chair Damon Jeter, Joyce Dickerson, Val Hutchinson, Norman Jackson, Gwendolyn Kennedy, Bill Malinowski, Jim Manning, Kit Smith, and Kelvin Washington were present For the Richland County Council meeting May 5, More...

Parents want control of their children's education

Dear Editor: Several weeks ago hundreds of people gathered at the Statehouse complex, but this time it was not to protest taxes, bailouts or stimulus money. More...