February 3, 2017 RSS feed / Society

The Robert Gibbes Chapter of the Colonial Dames of the Seventeenth Century meets

The Robert Gibbes Chapter of the Colonial Dames of the Seventeenth Century met January 20, 2017, at the Palmetto Club. The speaker, E. Cantey Haile, M. D., entertained and enlightened the group with “Ramblings of a Relic Hunter.” More...

Historic Columbia taking nominations for 2017 Preservation Awards

Historic Columbia is now accepting nominations for its 2017 Preservation Awards. The deadline for nominations is Thursday, February 16. More...

Local woman wins prestigious award

Ellen Wittwer Rohde has received Pi Beta Phi® Fraternity for Women’s prestigious Carolyn Helman Lichtenberg Crest Award in honor of her professional achievements. More...

DAR celebrates the 236th Battle of Cowpens

The University of South Carolina Chapter DAR visited Gaffney, S.C., to celebrate the 236th Battle of Cowpens.  The Battle of Cowpens January 17, 1781, was a decisive victory by the Continental Army Forces under Brigadier General Daniel Morgan in More...

“People Reading” is Deckle Edge’s visual preface

“People Reading 2017” returns as the visual preface to Deckle Edge Literary Festival (February 24-26) with a month-long, multi- media art exhibition, beginning First Thursday at Michael’s Café and Catering, 1620 Main Street. More...

Pansy Heyward, who worked at the Granby Mill from the 40s to the 60s, celebrates 89 years

The Mill Villages of Granby, Olympia, and Whaley Street’s monument was designed to provide a larger than life-sized impression of the mill worker experience. More...

Palmetto Health recognizes Cervical Health Awareness Month

Palmetto Health recognizes Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and encourages all women to speak with their physicians about the risks of developing cervical cancer, what causes it and ways to prevent it.  More...