November 26, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

News

SC finds the best Christmas tree ever

Determined SC should have a holiday tree that symbolized the state More...

FOLKS

Managing Director Steve A. Matthews of Haynesworth Sinkler Boyd, PA was elected to the SC Independent Colleges and Universities (SCICU) Board of Trustees. More...

Gardner–Webb names Young Alumnus of the Year

Andy Hanner was inducted into the Gallery of Distinguished Graduates and recognized as the Young Alumnus of the Year at Gardner More...

Education

Children and nature go hand in hand

Sandhill Adventures is a youth environmental stewardship program at Clemson University More...

Young mathematicians showcase their skills

One hundred students from Hand Middle School recently took part in the American Mathematics Competition (AMC). The national competition is sponsored by The Mathematical Association of America (MAA), housed at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. More...

South’s largest children’s museum is a huge success

On November 6, 2004, EdVenture celebrated its first birthday by hosting a party for 734 children and parents. More...

Sports

Lady Blue Devils rank in Top Ten

The Dreher Blue Devils have only one team ahead of them entering the new basketball campaign. The SC Basketball Coaches Association rated the Timberland Wolves No. 1 in the state. More...

Fans mourn the “Lady in Black”

Chuck Gerald and seven–time champ Richard Petty More...

40 Love Tennis Girls head for championship

The Plantation Club at Longcreek celebrated a victory for the 3.0 league daytime tennis girls. On Friday, November 19, the girls finalized their premiere points winning the championship place, 5 More...

Public Notices - Free Access

NOTICE TO HOME BUILDERS

November 18, 2004 PROJECT: Belmont Neighborhood Single Family Homes More...

Notice of Application

Notice is hereby given that Antelope Garden, LLC intends to apply to the South Carolina Department of Revenue for a license/permit that will allow the sale on premises consumption of Beer, Wine and Liquor at 1420 Colonial Life Blvd., Columbia, SC 292 More...

Notice of Application

Notice is hereby given that FUSTERTUAZON Corp., LLC intends to apply to the South Carolina Department of Revenue for a license/permit that will allow the sale on premises consumption of Beer, Wine and Liquor at 104B Columbia Northeast, Columbia, SC 2 More...

On Second Thought

SCPA Award–Winning Columnist Mike Maddock Thirty–something speaks No more fight! fight! fight!

Congratulations to the SC Gamecocks. They finally found a way to keep Clemson out of a bowl game. I guess the new motto in Columbia is More...

SCPA Award–Winning Columnist Mike Cox It’s not a criticism, it’s an observation. Life has been good to me

We celebrate Thanksgiving each year to commemorate the Pilgrim More...

Business

A lesson in construction costs for the layman

Three conference centers in the Midlands cost less than the Convention Center

Construction cost, also known in development circles as hard construction cost, is the dollar number paid to the general contractor to get a building up and ready for occupancy. More...

Business briefs

By John Temple Ligon Spending has increased More...

The Fair Tax: a primer

Lesson Ten: What about foreign competition?

Under the Fair Tax, the US will become the most attractive industrialized country in which to manufacture. American manufacturers will neither collect nor pay income tax. More...

Society

Obituaries

NOTICE Carolyn B. Hagen COLUMBIA Carolyn B. Hagen, 69, of Columbia, died Sunday, November 21, 2004. Plans will be announced by Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel. More...

Docents prepare historic homes for seasonal tours

Holiday decorating will have to wait at the homes of Janice Bowman and Elizabeth Wyckoff. The two are readying four Columbia house museums for the seasonal tours that begin this weekend and will continue through the first of the year. More...

The Columbia Ball

The first of the season More...

Events

Around the town

Church/charity Palmetto AIDS Life Support Services (PALSS) More...

Travel

Adventure Travel

The African Slave Trail Part 17: The last leg of the trek More...