March 23, 2012 RSS feed / News

Buy groceries; feed the hungry

One in six South Carolina families goes hungry every night. Over the last year, Harvest Hope has served over 48,000 people a week throughout 20 counties. More...

City’s Wastewater Division wins award

Over the last several years, the City of Columbia's Wastewater Division has been able to turn the serious challenge of aging infrastructure into an impressive success that has earned it the Water Environment Association of South Carolina’s (WEA More...

CPD Bike Patrol

Chief Randy Scott has formed the Columbia Police Department Bike Patrol. More...

April 25 is Denim Day

April 25 is National Denim Day and Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands (STSM) is asking members of the Midlands community to raise awareness about sexual violence by wearing jeans for the day.  More...

Historic Columbia Foundation receives rare artifact

Historic Columbia Foundation recently received an exciting addition to its permanent collection of historic artifacts – a circa-1858 silver fireman’s speaking horn. More...

Egg farmer donates 140,000 to Harvest Hope

A local egg farmer donated more than 140,000 eggs to Harvest Hope Food Bank at 2220 Shop Road Tuesday, March 20 to help families struggling with food insecurity.  More...

Yogursion=Yoga + Girlfriends + Excursion

Participants of the Active Adult Adventure Club of Richland County Recreation Commission recently completed their first “Yogursion” trip. Yogursion means, Yoga + Girlfriends + Excursion. More...

DHEC seeks dead birds

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City wins taste test

The City of Columbia’s water won second place in a taste test Sunday, March 11, 2012, at the South Carolina Environmental Conference (SCEC). The conference, held in Myrtle Beach, S. More...

Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Two thousand twelve is indeed off to a good start at Columbia Metropolitan Airp o rt ( C AE ) with th e announcements by two of its airlines for additional nonstop service.  More...

St. Pat’s Parade participants win

The following Five Points St. Pat’s Day Parade participants won awards: • Best Irish Green Theme: Rince na H'Eireann School of Dance • Best Music Award: The Steel Drum Project  • Best Overall Float: The Kudzu Queens   More...