October 7, 2016 RSS feed / Society

100 Black Women Accepts $1500 HIV-AIDS Grant from CHAT

The president of the Columbia Chapter of 100 Black Women, Mary Miller McClellan, accepted a $1,500 grant from CHAT, the Community Health Assistance Team. CHAT's CEO & Founder, Franchot A. More...

Granby DAR Chapter member celebrates 100th birthday

On September 27, 2016 Mary Ina Hendrix Swygert Smith celebrated her 100th birthday.  More...

Boy Scouts celebrate 100 years

Boy Scouts, the organization which began in the U.S. in 1910, was based on the scouting movement which was created three years earlier in London, England, by Lord Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell.  More...

Do you remember?

Nonsense

Amy Beckwith Goat and William Jerome Billie Goat were not related to each other just because their last names were Goat. I can hear you all the way over to the newspaper saying, “What nonsense!” Nonsense is a perfectly good word. More...

Capital Rotary Club donates dictionaries

The Dictionary Project— begun by a non-profit organization in Charleston in 1995— aims to help students become good writers, active readers, creative thinkers, and resourceful learner. More...

The Palladium Society presents Bluegrass, Bidding, and BBQ

Join Historic Columbia’s The Palladium Society (TPS) at the 13th annual Bluegrass, Bidding and BBQ fundraiser presented by Jaguar Land Rover Columbia. More...

Cardinals hold serve against Highlanders

The Cardinal Newman Cardinals hosted the Heathwood Hall Highlanders in girls’ tennis Thursday, September 29 at the August Family Tennis Complex.  After splitting the six singles matches, the Cardinals swept the doubles matches to claim an More...

Club paddles for S.C. Special Olympics

This past Saturday, The Lake Murray Paddle Club, formed around five years ago from a popular Facebook group page, sponsored the Lake Murray Stand Up Paddleboard Classic, part of the Southern Stoke Race Series, a series of paddle board races on inland More...