November 11, 2016 RSS feed / Society

NAMI thanks Blue Cross Blue Shield of S.C.

On behalf of NAMI Mid- Carolina and the entire community we serve, NAMI would like to thank the entire Blue Cross Blue Shield of SC staff for their support of the NAMI Mid- Carolina throughout the month of October. More...

James Hayes Quackenbush Jr.

James Hayes Quackenbush Jr. passed away in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, November 7, 2016, at the age of 73. He was predeceased by his parents, James Hayes Quackenbush Sr. and Sarah PerMar Quackenbush. More...

Ray Tanner Foundation launches new website

The Ray Tanner Foundation launched its new website Wednesday, November 2, 2016. More...

CIU soccer field dedicated to Lexington resident

The Columbia International University soccer field now carries the name of a longtime resident of Lexington. The field was dedicated to CIU alumna Elizabeth Rikard Sessions November 3 during halftime of a CIU Lady Rams soccer match. More...

Do you remember?

Reading brings love and attention to children

When I was in the third grade, I had a teacher who would read to us at the end of the day. I remember the name of one of the characters: Epaminondas. How could anyone forget a name like that. More...

Columbia Northwest Lions Club is chartered

(L-r) District Governor Paul Dove; Second Vice District Governor LeJune Cantrell; Club President Judy Scott; Guiding Lions, Melody Hair and PDG Barbara Beckham; and First Vice District Governor Evere More...

Palmetto Health recognizes American Diabetes Month

During the month of November, Palmetto Health recognizes American Diabetes Month to bring attention to this disease and the tens of millions of people affected by it. More...

Kathryn Gibbons Blackmon

A funeral service for Kathryn Gibbons Blackmon, 92, was held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 5, 2016, at New Zion United Methodist Church, New Zion, South Carolina, with burial in Trenholm Road UMC Memorial Gardens at 2 p.m. More...

Columbia Green to hold annual meeting

On Tuesday, November 15, 2016, Columbia Green will hold the organization’s annual meeting from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Gervais Street Room at the SC State Museum, 301 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC 29214. More...

Beekeeper speaks to The Richland Herb Society

  The Richland Herb Society, a part of Richland County Family and Community Leaders, recently had Jack Sellers, a local beekeeper to speak at its monthly meeting. Sellers spoke about how important bees are to the world’s Ecosystem. More...