In order to continue www.thecolumbiastar.com, we will have to convert it to a subscription only website beginning March 1. We hate to do it, but if we remain free, this website will cease to exist. We truly appreciate your understanding, and as always, the print edition is available free in over 300 locations throughout the Greater Columbia Metropolitan Area. Thank you!

Mike Maddock, General Manager
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Ann Jennings (l) and Carroll Furman are shocked to find that graverobbers had hit a Negro cemetery near Belvidere Plantation after the waters receded from Lake Marion. 034p5_xlg.jpg