October 7, 2016 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Pre-Hearing Conference (PHC) Pilot Program coming to Columbia

It is well established that wait times for VA Appeals at the Board of Veterans’ Appeals (BVA) is notoriously slow. Typically, Veterans can expect to wait upwards of two years to have their appeal heard by the BVA. More...

Stroll through Arsenal Hill’s History with Historic Columbia

Today, Arsenal Hill in Columbia is home to the Governor’s Mansion, Finlay Park, and St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, but did you know this neighborhood has a rich history dating back to 1842?  More...

Of floods and families

Flood Anniversary

Editor’s Note: This is the 44th installment in a series of articles by staff writer Cathy Cobbs chronicling her unique journey of the illness and death of her father and the loss of the family’s home in the Great Flood of 2015. More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

Forest Acres tForest Drive: A woman called police from a restaurant where she worked at 3:30 p.m. Monday to report her boyfriend had assaulted her. More...