February 17, 2017 RSS feed / Society

James Edward “Jimmy” Truesdale Jr.

James Edward “Jimmy” Truesdale Jr. died Sunday, February 12, in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. He was 76 years old, born on November 18, 1940, in Columbia, S.C. He was predeceased by his parents, James Edward Truesdale Sr. More...

Local talent joins international cast in Palmetto Opera’s Madame Butterfly

In addition to Teatro Lirico d'Europa’s international soloists and chorus, local talent and musicians from the SC Philharmonic will participate in Palmetto Opera’s full-scale production of Madama Butterfly at The Koger Center on March 4. More...

Share Your Blessings Generously

Blessing one another comes naturally to all of us here in the South. Who hasn’t heard, “Well, bless your heart” spoken to another person or “Bless you” when someone sneezes? More...

Ebenezer Lutheran Church to celebrate and dedicate the new Ebenezer Chapel Cupolas

During the Sunday worship service February 19 at 3:15 p.m. at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 1307 Richland Street, members will celebrate and dedicate the Ebenezer Chapel Cupolas. More...

On April 6, Walk a Mile in Their Shoes

It’s likely you are acquainted with a survivor of rape or other sexual violence, even though you may not be aware of it. Personally, I know at least three survivors. More...

Mature Dating and the online world of dating

Carrie Bradshaw with a Southern Accent (wearing Dansko clogs instead of Manolo Blahnik’s)

My single girlfriends have put me in charge of chronicling our dating tales. It’s like Sex in the City for old folks, Columbia edition. I’m happy to take on this job because my, oh, my, the tales we can tell!! More...