September 25, 2015 RSS feed / Society

Columbia High School alumni celebrate 100th class reunion

Gov. Nikki Haley proclaimed August 29 the Columbia High School Cenntenial day.

Alumni Dick Addy (l) and current Columbia High School principal, Shenequa Coles announce the establishment of the “Larry Kearse Columbia High School Centennial Scholarship” at the recent More...

Rotary Club of Forest Acres awards grant to Meals on Wheels program

Senior Resources received a $2,000 grant from the Rotary Club of Forest Acres to support the Meals on Wheels program.  The funding will be used to provide daily delivery of a hot, nutritionally balanced meal to a homebound senior for a full yea More...

Kids Wish Network names Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital patient “Hero of the Month’

Joanna Sturkie thinks of her middle child, threeyear old Logan, as her red-haired firecracker. On the first Sunday in March, the family was getting ready for church when Logan said she didn’t feel well. More...

Do you remember?

On impulse!!

Ever wonder why you did some foolish thing? Or put it another way and say what made me do that?  Impulse is a good word for a subject like this. We can all be compulsive. It can sneak up on you, and it always catches you off guard.  More...

Columbia Green members learn garden fountains can be easy

On September 12, Columbia Green members attended one of four educational membership opportunities being offered this fall. More...

Granby Chapter NSDAR accepts proclamation from Lexington County Council

On September 8, 2015, the Granby Chapter National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution of Lexington accepted this year's proclamation for Constitution Week at the Lexington County Council Meeting. More...

Yogi Berra made us laugh

Yogi Berra Quotes  If you don’t know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else.  You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I’m not hungry enough to eat six. More...

Miss Jordan and Mr. Harper exchange vows September 19

Jessica Ellen Jordan and Todd John Harper were united in marriage on Saturday, September 19, 2015. Mrs. Betsi Jordan officiated the 5 p.m. ceremony at the Memorial Garden on the Governor’s Mansion grounds in Columbia, South Carolina.  More...

Wedding gown spans three generations

Jessica Ellen Jordan wore her maternal grandmother’s wedding gown September 19, 2015. The gown was first worn by Mary Ellen Burton Powell on June 30, 1951. Jessica’s mother, Susanne Powell Jordan wore it on September 17, 1983. More...

Get fit and help the cure

Participate in a Fit for the Cure event and receive a complimentary bra fitting from a Wacoal fit specialist. For every woman who participates, Wacoal will donate $2 to Susan G. Komen® for breast cancer research and community health programs. More...