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

August 22, 2014 RSS feed / Commentary

Man’s best friend...sort of

40–Something

The other day I caught a glimpse of a viral video that showed a dog get so worked up when it saw its owner that it literally passed out. This dog bawled like a Blue Star Mother welcoming her son home from a two-year tour of duty. More...

The Pioneer Woman

I’m just saying...

After almost three weeks of renovations at our house, I have come to the conclusion I do not think I would have made a good pioneer woman. More...

Tofu Hot Dogs

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

We were enjoying a dual birthday celebration for Suzy and Doctor Beth. More...