Cardinal Newman School holds new family orientation

The faculty of Cardinal Newman School believes in building community both within and outside of the school. Each year the school hosts a special orientation session for students and their families.

Columbia City Council Meeting • August 24, 2005 • 9 am

By John Temple Ligon

Roll call Council convened Wednesday, August 24, at 9 am for its work session. At 10, there was a regular meeting and a public hearing. Both gatherings were in City Hall, third floor. Council member Tameika Isaac Devine was absent. All other members were present: Hamilton Osborne, E. W. Cromartie, Mayor Bob Coble, Anne Sinclair, Sam Davis, and Daniel Rickenmann. […]

Events Calendar

August 26

August 26–September 2Friday 26 McMaster Gallery will hold Impressions: An Invitational Exhibition of Prints through September 30. 777-7480 27 Saturday SCRSDA 12th Annual RSD Conference will be in Greenville. Call Louise Plaster, 864-967-7965 Carolina Class Car Motor Club will be on Main Street between Lady and Hampton Streets, 2 pm–10 pm. Call Allen Parks, 786-0671 Historic Columbia Foundation’s 27th Annual […]

Under the Tuscan Spell

Part 11: The Chianti Wine Road

After enjoying the sights and history of Florence, Lucca, and Pisa, we turned our attention to the Wine Road through the Chianti Region of Tuscany. Our first stop was in Greve, the home of Chianti’s largest annual wine festival and the center of Chianti wine production. It was our first visit to a typical Tuscan walled town on a hill. […]


Summer Science Program at the Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics from Richland County were Stan Adkins, Erin Elam, Allison Galassie, Jessica Grant, Kayla Grimes, DJ Hill, Boris Klaric, Simeon Lazo del Sol, Luis Lazo del Sol, Chase Levinson, Gina Noh, Zack Payne, Robert–Lawton Pratt, Parag Raychoudhury, Dee Sinclair, DJ Small, Mikelle Street, Nicole Torres, Ruijing Wang, and Timothy White. […]

Excuse us, please Bethel–

Hanberry Elementary School's teacher, Robert Saxon, and Summit Parkway Middle School's Robin Young were omitted from our list of Teachers of the Year

Richland One starts SC’s first Middle College

In August 2004, Richland School District One launched a unique new educational model for SC public schools known as Richland One Middle College (ROMC) at Midlands Technical College. Opening day was the culmination of more than two years of work by the ROMC Planning Committee, comprised of representatives from District One; Midlands Technical College; the business community, and industrial representatives […]

Highlander Jamboree

Midlands’ team makes SC proud

Chapin Nationals Majors All Star Baseball Team finishes third in World Series and wins sportsmanship award

The Chapin Nationals Majors All Star Baseball Team finished third in the 50th Anniversary Dixie Youth Baseball (DYB) World Series played August 8–13 at Auburn, AL. “This was the first team from Chapin that ever made it out of the district tournament,” said Head Coach Mark Burkhalter. After making the tournament the coaches led their players, age 11–13 years old […]

Friday night lights return

By Warner Montgomery Sertoma Sportsarama The 47th Annual Sertoma Sportsarama was held at Richland One’s Memorial Stadium Thursday, August 18. Ceremonies began at 4:30 pm with introductions of kings and queens from each of the six participating schools. In the first game, Eau Claire surprised Keenan with an onside kick on the opening kickoff and went on to win 12 […]