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

March 5, 2010 RSS feed / News

Bikers pedal furiously for Ride 2 Recovery

On February 27, the riders on the bikes pedaled furiously but went nowhere. But their efforts took injured soldiers’ journeys further down the road to recovery. More...

West Columbia

tBurlie Drive, 100 block: A woman called police at 2:30 am Thursday after she said her boyfriend of eight months had assaulted her. More...

The most infamous South Carolinians

“Who is the most infamous South Carolinian?” asked retired lawyer James Fowles. More...

United Way of the Midlands names Humanitarian of the Year

United Way of the Midlands recognized Columbia’s George W. “Bill” Rogers as the 2009 Humanitarian of the Year on February 25. More...