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Mike Maddock, General Manager

January 24, 2014 RSS feed / News

Olympia Festival to take place

Bob Johnson with the Olympia Festival committee and plant manager of Vulcan Materials spoke at the January 20 We are Olympia meeting. More...

You are at risk in your bathroom

Recently, an older Shandon resident slipped on a slick bathroom floor, dislocating her shoulder. Across town in Forest Acres, a preschooler bumped his head on the bathtub, requiring careful observation in the aftermath. More...

Correction

In the article “Forest Acres City Council commends city employee” in the January 17th issue of The Columbia Star, the city’s public works director was incorrectly named. The correct name is Joey Paschal. More...

Part of Oceola Street may be closed

Karen Kuse, director of the Montessori School of Columbia, announced at the Rosewood Community Council meeting January 16 the school’s plans to close one block of Oceola Street. More...