February 8, 2019 RSS feed / News

Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey Jenkins celebrates 40 years of service

Aubrey Jenkins has been a part of the Columbia Fire Department for 40 years. At the February 5 Columbia City Council meeting, city council recognized the fire chief for his service by proclaiming February 2019 as Chief Aubrey Jenkins month.  More...

Richland County Council listens to residents

The first Richland County Council meeting of 2019 that involved actual county business promised new parts, new leadership, and new direction. Unfortunately, it also looked a lot like the old model during actual performance.  More...

Providence Health consolidates cardiology practices

Providence Health is consolidating all of its 17 cardiologists in seven practices around the Midlands under one name: Providence Heart. More...

Cayce City Council approves hospitality tax fund grant requests

The Cayce City Council held its regular meeting Tuesday, February 5 at Cayce City Hall. All members were present: Mayor Elise Partin, Tara S. Almond, Mayor Pro Tem, James “Skip” Jenkins, Eva Corley, and Phil Carter.  More...

Columbia City Council supports independent investigation into Allen Benedict Court Apartment deaths

Columbia City Council held its monthly meeting Tuesday, February 5.  More...

Major road projects top transportation priorities in 2019

A major road project gets underway in Richland County this year and construction continues on another as transportation officials work to address traffic congestion and road safety on major thoroughfares in our community.  More...

General Beagle speaks at Rotary

Brigadier General Milford “Beags” Beagle Jr. was the speaker at the Monday, February 4 Columbia Rotary meeting. More...

Columbia Chamber unveils 2019 public policy agenda

The Columbia Chamber unveiled its 2019 Public Policy Agenda at the Public Policy Reception on January 24 at the Columbia Museum of Art. More...