April 19, 2019 RSS feed / Society

USC Chapter NSDAR holds meeting

USC Chapter, NSDAR (l-r): Miley Rhodes, regent; Martha Denka, first vice regent; and Dawndy Mercer Plank who spoke about women’s many roles.   More...

Betty Hagen Maseng

Betty Hagen Maseng, 92, of Columbia, passed away peacefully in her home Monday morning, April 8, 2019, surrounded by her family. More...

Local pastor opens Good Samaritan Outlet to aid community

Pastor Michael H. Baker, pastor of The Greater St. Luke Baptist Church for the past 21 years, saw the need to feed the community as well as other neighborhoods in and around the Columbia area. More...

Invitation to the muse

Is poetry a part of your life? Do you find yourself humming tunes, reciting lines from memory? Is there a poem you learned at some point that comes to mind readily today? More...

Paul Harris Fellow recognized

Capital Rotary president Philip Flynn congratulates Dr. More...

Ambassadors on board in Columbia VAHCS

You don’t have to be abroad to see an ambassador. Nurses of the Columbia VA Health Care System were honored with the distinction of Nurse Ambassador in a special ceremony April 4 at the Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center. More...

Needed: more leaders who look like me

If I lived in Colorado, nearly half my state legislators would look like me. But because I live in South Carolina (and despite our state being 51.5 percent female) only about 16 percent of the lawmakers in the S.C. General Assembly are women. More...

The Augusta National Golf Club—an experience like no other

It’s always exciting to be a part of a history. It’s even better if the historic event is in one of the most beautiful places in the world. More...