May 26, 2017 RSS feed / Society

Bernard Joseph “Stan” Stanek

Bernard Joseph “Stan” Stanek, 96, passed on Thursday, May 18, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 74 years, Blanche Virginia Long of Saluda, South Carolina; daughter LuAnne S. Albert; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. More...

Columbia Chapter NSDAR honors Mary Jo and Vance Patterson with the DAR Community Service Award

On May 12, 2017, the Columbia Chapter, NSDAR (DAR), met at the Palmetto Club in Columbia, South Carolina, for its annual luncheon meeting. The speaker at the event was Mrs. More...

Capital Rotary Club honors two Paul Harris Fellows

Capital Rotary members Steve Searcy (l) and Mike Montgomery (c) are honored by club president Tommy Gibbons for contributions to The Rotary Foundation, the international service club’s charitab More...

Wasting food costs S.C. $160 billion each year

At the May meeting, USC Chapter, NSDAR members heard from Samantha Yager, recycling coordinator, of the solid waste division. She described the new statewide campaign designed by DHEC “Don’t waste food SC.”  More...

Roland Richard Edward Keim

Roland Richard Edward Keim passed away Friday, May 19, 2017. Roland was born in Columbia on August 13, 1934, to Richard and Louise (Kannewurf ) Keim. He married Ruth Raeber July 2, 1955. They were married 49½ years before her death in 2005.  More...

Growing up in Forest Hills

Part 8: The Forest Hills Creek

What is there about a young boy to have at his unlimited disposal, a clear running water creek? Such an entity defies description in the minds of those less than 12 years old. More...

Miss Fisher and Mr. Rogers exchange vows May 20, 2017

Robyn Schuyler Fisher and Kirk Patrick Rogers were married May 20, 2017, in Columbia, South Carolina, at Washington Street Methodist Church at 6:30 p.m. The Rev. Patricia J. Parrish performed the double-ring ceremony. Music was provided by Mr. More...

Candytuft Garden Club celebrates its 60th anniversary

Current and former members of the Candytuft Garden Club celebrated their 60th anniversary, 1957-2017, May 16. More...