Richland County Council meeting Dec. 19, 2006

By Mike CoxMWC423@bellsouth.netRoll call Tony Mizzell, Greg Pearce, Doris Corley, Joyce Dickerson, Val Hutchinson, Damon Jeter, Paul Livingston, Joe McEachern, Mike Montgomery, Bernice Scott, and Kit Smith were present. Presentations Michielle Cannon-Finch, clerk of council , gave Doris Corley and Tony Mizzell plaques for their county council service, which ended with the night’s meeting. Corley has served for four years, […]

Killian Elementary crowns king and queen

Killian Elementary School held its annual Winter Holiday program December 7. One of the highlights of the evening was the crowning of the first Winter Holiday King and Queen. The fifth grade winners were Darryl Martin, Mr. Killian and Diamond Bell, Miss Killian. All fifth grade students were asked to choose a boy and girl to represent their respective class […]

Movers and shakers

DECA Region II competitions were held Dec. 7, 2006, at Heyward Career Center Three students entered the competitions and represented Ridge View and our district well.They will travel to Myrtle Beach in February for State. Alyssa Richardson, 1st Place accounting applications; Crystal McDowell, top 10 apparel and accessories; and Adriana Mitchell, top 10 retail merchandising. Richland Northeast Model UN takes […]

Heathwood Hall students ring the bell for the Salvation Army

Students from Healthwood Hall Episcopal School: Martha Walker, Will Kennemur, Adam Mandel, Cleveland Covington, and Lucius Bullock ring the bell for The Salvation Army.

Adventure on Saltspring Island

Part 9: The difference between Polar and Polynesian people

Two of the most interesting presentations at the Saltspring Explorers Conference delved into the cultures of the Polar Inuit of Greenland and the Polynesian people of Raivavae, two societies at extreme ends of every criteria. Greenland Greenland: Jim Allan is a professional adventurer who fell in love with the Polar Inuit (Eskimos) of Greenland while doing advance work for his […]

Curl up with a good book this winter

Ellen Bryson picks out the book she wants to buy at the Friends of Richland County Public Library’s (RCPL’s) Winter Book Sale to be held Saturday, Jan. 20 at the RCPL Operations Center, 130 Lancewood Road 9 am–3 pm. A preview sale for Friends’ members only will be Jan. 19, 6:30 pm–8:30 pm. Memberships for $25 will be available at […]


BOOKS The 2007 SC Book Festival will be Feb. 23–25 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. Friday the festival kicks off with an evening keynote address, heavy hors d’oeurves by Dorothea Benton Frank at the Thomas Cooper Library on the campus of USC. Admission is free Saturday & Sunday. www.scbookfestival.org. Friends of The Richland County Public Library will host the […]

The Columbia Museum of Art presents two concerts in conjunction with Theatre of Vice

The Columbia Museum of Art presents two January concerts in conjunction with Theatre of Vice: The Kress Pulcinella Paintings Reunited featuring the Arlecchino Consort and Robert Jesselson and Friends. Sunday, Jan. 14, brings a performance drawn on a popular festival of another era. In Medieval and Renaissance Europe, the twelfth night following Christmas marked the culmination of the holiday season. […]

The Shepherd’s Center of Columbia begins Winter Session

Contributed byThe Shepherd’s Center of Columbia The Winter Session of The Shepherd’s Center of Columbia, a national educatioinal program for seniors featuring over 20 subjects, begins Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2007, at Trenholm Road United Methodist Church. Preregistration is Jan. 10. Each Wednesday, a variety of classes begins at 9 am. Such courses as exercise, bridge, acrylic and watercolor painting are […]

Public Notices

Master's Sales Part 1 of 2

Public Notices Public Notices Master’s Sales Part 1 of 2 MASTER’S SALE 06CP-40-3455 By virtue of a decree heretofore granted in the case of Deutsche Bank National Trust Co Trustee for Carrington Mortgage Loan Trust, Series 2004- NCI Asset Backed Pass- Through Certificates against Maya L. Rake a/k/a Maya Lynton Rake, Larry R. Doyle, Pee Dee Farm Credit ACA, South […]