April 12, 2019 RSS feed / News

USC students volunteer at Olympia museum

On Saturday, March 30, over 900 students from the University of South Carolina took part in the annual Big Event, which had student groups fanning out into all the Midlands neighborhoods working on all kinds of volunteer projects. More...

City of Columbia advertises vacancies on various boards and commissions

The City of Columbia is accepting applications to fill several vacancies on the following boards and commissions. More...

Melrose Heights votes on speed hump

Residents voted to keep the speed hump at the 1300 block of Fairview Road at the monthly Melrose Heights Neighborhood Association meeting Monday, April 8.  The vote was 14-5 and was limited to those residents living on Fairview Road. More...

Forest Acres approves emergency upgrade to radios

The Forest Acres City Council met Tuesday, April 9 and approved an emergency expenditure of up to $65,000 for police radio upgrades forced by a change in the Richland County’s communication system.  More...

Jaco Interchange name change approved

Representative Seth Rose announced via email the corner of Rosewood Drive and Bluff Road will be renamed Jaco Interchange. More...

Cell phone tower planned for Kelly Mill Middle School

Parents with children attending Kelly Mill Middle School will soon see something new on the school’s campus. More...

Council names new acting administrator

Richland County Council named Dr. More...

South Carolina Suicide Prevention Coalition announces strategy for suicide prevention

Suicide is currently the second leading cause of death for South Carolinians ages 10 to 34. On average, one South Carolinian dies by suicide every 11 hours. However, even as we face the reality of these statistics, there is room for much hope. More...