October 27, 2017 RSS feed / Society

Shandon, city’s second oldest book club, still turning pages

It’s National Reading Group Month (NRGM,) and the local observance by Columbia’s second oldest book club is to carry on exactly what it’s been doing since 1912. More...

Golden K Kiwanis continues the Daily Bread Fund founded by POW Ed Roper

The money given to the Central Carolina Community Foundation by Columbia Golden K Kiwanis Foundation will go to the Daily Bread Fund, founded in 1999 by Edward Y Roper ( deceased, 2010), while a member of the Golden K Kiwanis Club.  More...

Human affairs lawyer joins Capital Rotary

Lee Ann Wooten is welcomed as Capital Rotary’s newest member by sponsor Katherine Anderson and club president Blake DuBose. Wooten, a Greenville native, is the S.C. Human Affairs Commission’s general counsel. More...

Chief Deputy County Attorney doubles as Marine Corps Reserve Judge Advocate

As a second- year law student at the University of South Carolina, little did Bradley Farrar know how his life would change after noticing a recruitment sign to join the military. More...

Miss Fisher and Dr. Mercer exchange vows September 30, 2017

Miss Rebecca Covington Fisher and Dr. Ryan Nelson Mercer, both of Columbia, were united in marriage at a double ring ceremony September 30 at Whispering Willows B & B in Ridgeway, South Carolina. The Rev. Adrian Despres officiated at the 3 p.m. More...

Sarah Graydon McCrory

Sarah Graydon McCrory, 96, a long time Episcopal Church and civic leader, died Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at her apartment in the Still Hopes Episcopal Retirement Communi ty. More...