July 27, 2018 RSS feed / Society

Paul Harris Fellows donate to Rotary

Paul Harris Fellows recently donated $1,000 to Columbia Rotary Club for scholarships. More...

Columbia native participates in international maritime warfare exercise

A 2015 Blythewood High School graduate and Columbia native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise known as the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC). More...

SCDAH digitizes of over 11,000 Revolutionary War records

The South Carolina Department of Archives and History (SCDAH) has announced the records series “Accounts Audited of Claims Growing out of the Revolution in South Carolina 1775-1856” is now active and images are available on the Online Rec More...

Locals meet Player at 147th Open

On a recent trip to Scotland to play golf and watch the 147th Open at Carnoustie, Preston Covington, Steve Lunceford, and Rich Gaton had the amazing good fortune to meet one of golf’s iconic fi More...

General Charles Bolden headlining 5th annual S.C. Aerospace Conference

Now in its fifth year, the SC Aerospace Conference and Expo is scheduled to take place October 9 and 10 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. More...

Irmo Knights of Columbus Council to hold annual fundraiser “Operation Hope”

Knights of Columbus Council 6892 at Our Lady of the Hills Catholic Church, will hold its annual “Operation HOPE” fundraising campaign for “Mentally Challenged Citizens,” between the months of August and October.  More...

Nord Family Foundation continues contribution to MIRCI

The Nord Family Foundation awarded a $50,000 grant to the Mental Illness Recovery Center, Inc. (MIRCI) to support programs that serve mentally ill, homeless individuals in the greater Columbia and Lexington areas.  More...

Johnny Henry—Champion of many causes

Champions come in many shapes and sizes, and they are passionate about many different things. My friend, John Winchester Henry, was a champion, in every way, of many different causes.  More...

Rachel Montgomery Haynie

Rachel Montgomery Haynie, 78, died on July 23, 2018.  Rachel, known to many of her friends as “Bunny,” was born in Camden, South Carolina in March of 1940. More...