September 28, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Holiday Retirement showcases natural disaster management

Holiday Retirement wishes to recognize all its associates for their dedication to keeping residents safe during Hurricane Florence. More...

Residents urged to take precautions against mosquitoes

Although Richland County was spared from widespread flooding after Tropical Storm Florence, rain-filled containers and small areas of standing water could raise the risk of a familiar threat: mosquitoes.  More...

Columbia Empowerment Zone, Inc. to host grand opening

As a continuation of the Columbia Empowerment Zone, Inc. celebration of 10 years, CEZ, Inc. will host a grand opening ceremony/ribbon cutting ceremony for its new office building. More...

Commentary

When it’s time it’s time

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

His name was Wilson and he was a big, nasty left-handed pitcher. I first saw him when I was 11, and faced him regularly every other year for the next few seasons. More...

Retro Renovations

I’m just saying...

We have undertaken a MAJOR renovation at our house! We decided years ago we needed a larger kitchen because at every single gathering we’ve ever had, the guests are always in the kitchen.  More...

Wood Scraps and Other Must Haves

40–Something

It’s amazing what I thought I needed... More...

Society

Bernice “Bernie” Milton Cassady

Bernice “Bernie” Milton Cassady of Irmo, S.C. passed away on September 19, 2018. He was born May 18, 1928, in Bassett, Va. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Betty Cox Cassady.  More...

Never have I ever

Ten questions that will tell you all you need to know

Women of a certain age are nothing if not efficient. Older single women—even more so. Dating can be time consuming, and women of substance want to use their time wisely. More...

Rotarians recognized for donations to Rotary Foundation

Two more Capital Rotarians have been recognized for donations to The Rotary Foundation in support of international programs promoting peace and world understanding. More...

Events

Events

•ANIMALS Dog Walk—Woof Walk Wag, hosted by SQ Rescue, will be held October 14, Columbia Country Club. woofwalkwag.myevent.com. More...

Arts & Entertainment

There’s so much to do at the Rosewood Art and Music Festival

Columbia’s micro urban festival, Rosewood Art & Music Festival is a nonprofit, one-day, free admission, outdoor festival. More...

West Side Story opening postponed due to Hurricane Florence

Town Theatre opened its centennial season with the classic production West Side Story— one of the most powerful love stories of all time. More...

Home & Garden

An American Beauty

Stopping to smell the flowers

Beautyberry, Callicarpia americana, is a southeastern North American native shrub found under pine, oak, and hickory canopy trees. Other common overstory companions are sweet gum, black gum, flowering dogwood, and sweetbay. More...

Star Chefs

Keto Korean Beef with Cauli Rice More...

Columbia Animal Shelter sends over 60 dogs and puppies to Humane Educational Society

On Thursday, September 20, more than 60 dogs and puppies made their way from Columbia Animal Services, S.C. to Humane Educational Society in Chattanooga, Tenn. through the coordination of the Humane Society of the United States.  More...

There’s so much to do at the Rosewood Art and Music Festival

Columbia’s micro urban festival, Rosewood Art & Music Festival is a nonprofit, one-day, free admission, outdoor festival. More...

On Second Thought

Holiday Greenery to Benefit Historic Columbia

Historic Columbia, in partnership with the Palmetto   Garden Club, is pleased to present the 2018 Holiday Greenery Sale. More...

In times of crisis, heroes abound

While our state was largely spared the kind of Category 5 destruction that Hurricane Florence once threatened to bring our way, many people in the Pee Dee region are still reeling from the storm’s impact. More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

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Business

Folks About Town

Southeastern Freight Lines has received the 2018 PeopleNet Ovation Award in the data master category.  Jack Godbold has joined Turbeville Insurance Agency as the small commercial lines director. More...

Real Estate

ROI Commercial has announced the sale of a 4,250 square foot office building located at 1519 Richland Street in Columbia, S.C. More...

Columbia Empowerment Zone, Inc. celebrates 10 years

During the month of September, the Columbia Empowerment Zone, Inc. (CEZ) celebrates 10 years of service to the City of Columbia. More...

Education

School District Five becomes first professional development district of its kind in nation

Lexington-Richland School District Five has partnered with the University of South Carolina to become the first ever professional development school district of its kind in the nation. More...

Cardinal Newman senior earns 2019 National Merit Honors

Cardinal Newman School senior Declan Carroll has been named a 2019 National Merit Semifinalist.  Approximately 1.6 million juniors in more than 22,000 high schools entered the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2017 Prelimina More...

Lexington Two announces weather makeup days

Lexington Two has announced the days students will make up as a result of time missed due to Hurricane Florence.  Students will be required to attend classes Monday, January 14 (previously a teacher in-service day); Monday, February 18 (previous More...

Sports

Eagles bury Diamond Hornets

Brandon Caughman had three passing touchdowns and one rushing touchdown to lead the Airport Eagles to a 41-28 win over the Lower Richland Diamond Hornets Friday, September 21. More...

Camden blanks Richland Northeast

The Camden Bulldogs rolled up 517 yards in total offense in a 45-0 win over Richland Northeast Friday night, September 21 at Harry Parone Stadium. The Cavaliers could muster but 131 yards. More...

Heathwood Hall downs Dreher

Girls Tennis Heathwood Hall 8, Dreher 1 September 20, 2018   More...

Travel

Ode to my Father

Part 18: Too Young to Drink

(Note: This series is from my father’s memoirs I found long after his death.) More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Master’s Sales

MASTER'S SALE  More...

Public Notices

NOTICE OF  DISSOLUTION OF  QUALITY HEALTH  ENTERPRISES,  More...

Public Notices

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