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

January 27, 2012 RSS feed / Commentary

Mitt, was it something I said?

40–Something

Mitt, you never call anymore. What gives? One week you’re ringing my phone 14 times a day, and the next week you don’t even give me so much as a text message. I’m hurt. But I guess you’re hurt even more. More...

I’m so tired of the game of politics

I’m just saying...

I’m so happy the primaries have moved out of South Carolina that I could do back-flips. Well…..if I didn’t have a bad knee and back and such….but still…I can say HOOORAY! More...

Best fried chicken

It’s not a criticism; It’s an observation

A half hour west of Oklahoma City one finds Okarche, a small community known for two things. Eischen’s Bar is the oldest of its kind in the state, dating back to around 1900. More...