January 16, 2015 RSS feed / News

Can you spell F-U-N?

Adult spelling bee fundraiser for Columbia Children’s Theatre

Kick off the new year and get ready for FU N at Columbia Spells— the Midland’s hottest new event featuring a competitive spelling bee for adults 21 and older. More...

The city urges citizens to participate in public forums for Five-Year Consolidated Plan

Columbia’s Vision needs your voice. The City of Columbia’s Community Development department urges citizens to participate in the upcoming public forums to give input for the Five Year Consolidated Plan. More...

Maximize your Social Security benefits

The Lourie Center is offering a Lunch and Learn Educational Lecture Thursday January 22 from 11:30 am –12:30 pm.  Roger Hall, from Hall Asset Management Group will discuss how to maximize your Social Security benefits, including considerat More...

Richland County’s Accommodations Tax, Hospitality Tax, and Discretionary Grant Programs accepting applications

The Richland County funding cycle is underway for Accommodations Tax, Hospitality Tax County Promotions, and Discretionary Grant programs. These grants are for projects and programs that occur between July 1, 2015, and June 30, 2016. More...

To have tennis courts at Sims Park or not; that is the question

The Shandon Neighborhood Council held its monthly meeting Monday, January 12 and continued the discussion of adding tennis courts and changing the basketball court at Sims Park.  Jeff Caton, the director of Columbia Parks and Recreation, provide More...

Pet of the Week

Sam is a 10 month old domestic short hair cat. He is very relaxed and extremely curious. Sam is also neutered and microchipped. Meet him today! Visit Sam and other pets available for adoption at the Columbia Animal Shelter, 127 Humane Lane. More...