Redhawks claw Cavaliers

Find more pics here.Essence Marshall and Mya Belton lit up the scoreboard early as the Westwood Lady Redhawks rolled to a 56-40 thrashing of the Richland Northeast Lady Cavaliers in a Region III-4A matchup Friday, January 27 at Richland Northeast. Belton’s game-opening deuce was followed by a field goal from Marshall and a three from Belton to stake the Redhawks […]


•BLOOD DRIVE Blood Drive will be held at Shandon United Methodist Church Player Dining Room, 3407 Devine Street, Sunday, February 5, 8 a.m.–1 p.m. www.redcrossblood.org. Jack Oliver’s Pool, Spa and Patio will host its annual blood drive February 11, 9 a.m.–2 p.m., 3303 Forest Drive. 803-251-0272. •CHURCH/CHARITY Wednesdays@First Lunch Service—First Presbyterian Church lunch service is each Wednesday; lunch served at […]

Historic Columbia honors Black History Month

During the month of February, join Historic Columbia in honoring Black History Month and learn about important local African American people, places, and moments in Columbia and Richland County’s history. Attend a variety of programs throughout the month, tour the Mann- Simons Site and the Woodrow Wilson Family Home, and become a volunteer at the newly interpreted Mann-Simons Site. • […]

Highlanders outlast Hammond

Find more pics here.The Heathwood Hall Highlanders had to dig themselves out of a couple of holes against visiting Hammond, but they eventually prevailed beating the Skyhawks 55-46 in a SCISA Region I-3A battle Tuesday, January 31. The Skyhawks looked liked they may run away with this one early building a 9-2 lead six minutes into the contest. Isaiah Washington […]

Lady Skyhawks soar past Heathwood

Find more pics here.Trailing 10-8 after the first quarter, the visiting Hammond Lady Skyhawks outscored the Heathwood Hall Lady Highlanders 14-2 in the second en route to a 54-30 victory in SCISA Region I- 3A action Tuesday, January 31. Hammond’s Ahlea Myers got 11 of her game-high 15 points in the second half. T.J. Hain came off the bench a […]

Jackets sink Vikings with big 2nd half

Find more pics here.The Irmo Yellow Jackets blew open a 25-24 halftime lead with a big third quarter on the way to a 72- 51 win over the Spring Valley Vikings in a boys’ Region V-5A basketball matchup Tuesday, January 31, at Irmo. Winston Hill led with a game-high 23 points for Irmo, now 16-6 overall, 8-2 in the region, […]

Early run propels Irmo over Vikings

Find more pics here.Another basketball game like last Tuesday night and the Irmo girls basketball team might change the motto to “We bring the sting.” Irmo’s Lady Yellow Jackets buzzed to a 13-0 first quarter lead on the way to a 55-44 win over the Spring Valley Lady Vikings in a Region V-5A girls’ basketball contest Tuesday, January 31 at […]

Cardinals defeat Highlanders, tie for region lead

Find more pics here.Sophomore Chico Carter Jr. had 21 points and five assists to lead the Cardinal Newman Cardinals to a 65- 43 victory over the visiting Heathwood Hall Highlanders Friday, January 27. The victory tied the two teams atop the SCISA I- AAA region standings at 4-2. Cardinal Newman (13-10 overall) jumped out to a quick 8-2 lead behind […]

After apocalypse, it’s a Simpsons world in Mr. Burns, a post-electric play at Longstreet Theatre

The UofSC Department of Theatre and Dance will present the apocalyptic comedy Mr. Burns, a post-electric play, February 17–25 at Longstreet Theatre. Show times are 8 p.m., Wednesdays through Saturdays, with additional 3 p.m. matinees Sunday, February 19 and Saturday, February 25. Tickets for the production are $12 for students, $16 for USC faculty/ staff, military personnel and seniors (60+) […]

Cardinals claim top spot in SCISA wrestling

Find more pics here.The Cardinal Newman Cardinals claimed the top seed in SCISA wrestling for the upcoming state dual meet with a 45-30 win over the Hammond Skyhawks at Hammond Wednesday, January 25. John Maddock got the Cardinals on the board first pinning Hammond’s Cannon Dorsey a minute and 20 seconds into the 106 lb. match. Hammond bounced back in […]