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News

S.C. Secretary of State wins international award

The South Carolina Secretary of State (SOS) has won the 2018 International Association of Commercial Administrators (IACA) Merit Award for its Online Business Entities Filing, Search and Document Retrieval System. More...

License your pets or expect a fine

South Kilbourne Neighborhood Association meets

The South Kilbourne Neighborhood Association held its monthly meeting Thursday, May 3. More...

Recycle the right way at Richland Recycles Day

Richland Recycles Day is 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 12 at the S.C. State Fairgrounds. More...

Business

Office of Small Business welcomes local business owners to Annual Small Business Week Conference

Nearly 200 small business owners gathered for the Office of Business Opportunities’ 6th Annual Small Business Week Conference May 3 at the Columbia Metropolitan Center. More...

Completely renovated theater redefines movie-going experience

AMC Harbison 14, the theatre, which completed its renovation project last week, has undergone a complete transformation, enhancing every part of the movie-going experience. More...

City Snippets

Camden sawmill expanding production Canfor Southern Pine is spending $40 million on an upgrade to its Camden sawmill that will increase product ion capaci ty by 50 percent. More...

Education

Lexington Two high school musicians earn top performance ratings

Musicians with Airport and Brookland-Cayce high schools have earned top performance assessment honors in recent days.  Airport’s Varsity Orchestra was awarded the highest Superior rating during the SCMEA Concert   More...

Newest Eagle from state’s oldest troop

Eagle Scout Graham S. More...

Sports

Cardinals walk off Barons

Tanner Garrison hit a game-tying three-run double and Gage Jeffcoat brought home courtesy runner Shane O’Connor one out later to lead the Cardinal Newman Cardinals to a 4-3 come-from-behind victory over the visiting Wilson Hall Barons in game o More...

Falcons sweep Swampcats

The Ben Lippen Falcons scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh on May 8 to beat Laurence Manning 5-4 and complete a two-game sweep of the Swampcats. More...

Heathwood Hall wins second straight state title

The Heathwood Hall girls’ track team won the SCISA 3A State Championship in Charleston on Saturday, May 5 led by outstanding performances by four seniors. More...

Travel

Lithuania, a new democracy, a new friend

Part Seven: The Artist of Silent Resistance

Lithuania has had it rough. After emerging as a major power in Eastern Europe in the 14th and 15th centuries, it suffered invasions from Germans, Mongols, and Tatars. More...

Pets

Dog owners can survive their canine teenagers

One day your fluffy little puppy is sleeping or looking at you with adoring eyes and following you everywhere you go. More...

Dog owners can survive their canine teenagers

One day your fluffy little puppy is sleeping or looking at you with adoring eyes and following you everywhere you go. More...

Shandon Presbyterian Church receives preservation award

The restoration of Shandon Presbyterian Church’s sanctuary was among several Midlands projects that received 2018 Preservation Awards from Historic Columbia. More...

On Second Thought

Historic Columbia announces 2018 Preservation Award winners

Historic Columbia is proud to announce the recipients of its 2018 Preservation Awards. More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

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The inherent risk of sport specialization

One of the responsibilities parents take most seriously is protecting their children from injury, whether it is buckling seat belts in a car or wearing a helmet while riding a bike. More...

Commentary

Free Range Parenting

It’s not a criticism; It’s an observation

The state of Utah, having solved all other existing problems, recently passed a bill approving Free Range Parenting. If you are unfamiliar with the term, you’re probably older than 50. More...

Memories of Mama

I’m just saying...

When I was little there was a Mother’s Day tradition in our church that if your mother was alive, you wore a red rose, and if your mother had passed you wore white. More...

From Father to Funny Man

40–Something

I have stumbled upon another profound realization in this great parenting journey I’ve been on for the last 20- plus years. More...

Society

Valerie Ann Bush

Valarie Ann Bush, whose feisty personality, strict moral code, and love of flip-flops were her trademarks in life, died of a heart attack Monday, April 30. She was 63. Valarie was born March 5, 1955, in Gloucester, Massachusetts. More...

Gov. Robert Gibbes Chapter, National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century, to present program on Quilts of Valor

Gifted with her hands, Stephanie Alexander has dedicated her talent as a quilter in fellowship with other volunteers to honor military veterans for their service by gifting them with “Quilts of Valor,” in warm appreciation for their servi More...

Kensington open for tours

International Paper and Historic Columbia announced plans to open Kensington, located on the property of IP’s Eastover, S.C. Paper Mill, for public tours June 9, 2018. More...

Events

Events

•AUDITIONS Columbia Children’s Theatre (CCT) will hold auditions for its 2018-19 Season Sunday, May 13 and Monday May 14, 6–8 p.m., 3400 Forest Drive in Richland Mall. jerry@columbiachildrenstheatre.com. •CHURCH/CHARITY More...

Arts & Entertainment

Columbia resident wins grand prize in ArtFields competition

The sixth annual installment of the Southeastern art competition, ArtFields®, culminated with an awards ceremony honoring competition prize winners who took home more than $120,000 in total cash prizes.  Michaela Pilar Brown of Columbia was the More...

Golden Beams of Bad and Beautiful Butterweed

Stopping to smell the flowers

As you travel the interstates around Columbia, you may have noticed the colonies of bright yellow flowers covering the banks of the cloverleaf entrance and exit ramps. More...

Star Chefs

Chicken Milano   More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SERVICE  OF PROCESS BY  PUBLICATION  STATE OF  NORTH CAROLINA  COUNTY OF  More...

Storage Auctions

NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY U-HAUL of South Carolina Notice is here by given that the undersigned will sell to satisfy the lien of  More...

Orders

ORDER  STATE OF  SOUTH CAROLINA  COUNTY OF  More...