November 17, 2017 RSS feed / Society

Volunteering: good for the soul

As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, it’s important to remember that volunteering as a way of helping others is good for the soul. More...

School is the only safe place for some

“There’s no crying at Christmas! What is wrong with you, children?” I had no idea 25 years ago how hard it would be to hear that answer. More...

Granby NSDAR honors American Revolutionary patriot

During October 2017 the NSDAR celebrated the 127th birthday of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution ( NSDAR). October 24, 2017, was chosen as Granby’s Chapter date for the National Day of Service. More...

Gelene Alderman Duncan Ellsworth

Surrounded by her loving family, Gelene Alderman Duncan Ellsworth went to join her Savior on Sunday, November 12, 2017, after an extended illness. More...

Tradition and ritual for everyone’s holiday

The Holiday Season has arrived. It might seem it began months ago when the shelves in most stores around town filled with red and green decorations and gifts. To me, Thanksgiving feels more like the official beginning of the season. More...

Journeying Through Grief Support Group meets each Wednesday with Pastor Carrie G. Seawright

Every Wednesday from 10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., you can find members of the Journeying Through Grief Support Group gathering at the Richland County Recreation Parklane Adult Activity Center.  More...

S.C. Society Sons of the American Revolution Debutantes honored

Four South Carolina Sons of the American Revolution Debutantes were honored with a tea at the Women’s Club of Columbia’s Sims-Stackhouse historic mansion Sunday, October 15, 2017.  More...