Women dance the Zumba for fitness


All persons having claims against the following estates are required to deliver or mail their claims to the indicated Personal Representa-tives, appointed to administer these estates, and to file their claims on Form #371PC with the Probate Court of Richland County, the address of which is P.O. Box 192, Columbia, SC 29202, on or before the date that is eight […]


Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE The Town of Eastover, 624 Main Street, Eastover SC 29044, will sell the used 2003 Chevrolet Impala 4S VIN#: 2G1WF55K839284075. This vehicle is not in good working condition and is no longer serviceable. SUMMONS ANDNOTICE OFFILING OFCOMPLAINT ANDNOTICE OFFORECLOSUREINTERVENTIONSTATE OFSOUTH CAROLINACOUNTY OFRICHLANDIN THE COURT OFCOMMON PLEAS(NON-JURYMORTGAGEFORECLOSURE)C/A#: 2017-CP-40-00369DEFICIENCYREQUESTEDFifth Third Bank,PLAINTIFF, vs. Sheila Green aka Shelia Green; Louis L. Holzbach, […]

Growing up in Forest Hills

Part 7: Bugger Head’s lizard fun

Forest Hills had its share of the little green chameleon lizards. They grew in every yard. Dad told me to let them alone as they ate insects. They were good lizards. Mom was deathly afraid of them. A lizard got into the house one day and crawled up her gossamer white curtains. He was perfectly silhouetted against the window. She […]

One of four living veterans in S.C. who served in “The Devil’s Brigade” is to be honored May 20

Through the untiring efforts of Bill Dukes, the Civilian Aide to The Secretary of The Army, for South Carolina, the Bronze Star Medal for meritorious achievement in ground combat against an armed enemy, was recently awarded to James R. “Boots” Beatty of Aiken, S.C. Unknown to Beatty, the order for the award is dated September 1944. Dukes also encouraged the […]

The Seed Bearers

Recently I was complaining about school, feeling like a failure as a teacher. My wise friend called me a seed bearer. I had never heard that expression. She explained that a seed bearer plants lots of seeds but may never see any of them grow or bear fruit. On that Saturday night in that moment of exhaustion, I wasn’t so […]

Lady Cardinals are State Champs!

The Cardinal Newman Lady Cardinals came from behind in a dramatic 2-1 overtime victory over the Porter-Gaud Lady Cyclones in Charleston, Saturday, May 13 to claim their second straight SCISA 3A girls’ soccer state championship. The Cyclones were the aggressor early reeling off seven shots to Cardinal Newman’s one before Emma Grice scored off Mari Gillum’s corner kick to give […]

Family fun at the Forest Acres Festival

The Rotary Club of Forest Acres will present the 18th annual Forest Acres Festival May 20 from 10 a.m.–4.p.m. at the AC Flora High School baseball field. Admission is free. All rides are free. Families will also enjoy free magic shows, a petting zoo, face painting, local mascots, pony rides, and a separate games area for very young children. Live, […]

Divided We Stand

It’s often said that timing is everything, and if this is accurate, University of South Carolina history professor Marjorie J. Spruill’s timing is nothing less than perfect. Dr. Spruill, who specializes in American history, particularly women’s and gender history, has written a new book entitled Divided We Stand: The Battle Over Women’s Rights and Family Values That Polarized American Politics […]