March 4, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Technology provides taxpayers with choices

Chris Davis, dressed as Uncle Sam, stands on Devine Street to entice tax payers to visit Liberty Tax Service. More...

Rosewood Hills breaks ground

The Columbia Housing Authority and the City of Columbia hosted a groundbreaking celebration for the Rosewood Hills community on March 1

With a budget of $34 million, the Columbia Housing Authority was able to break ground at noon Tuesday on their Rosewood Hills mixed More...

Dr. John Palms addresses Walker Institute at Palmetto Club

For Wednesday lunch at the Palmetto Club, Dr. John Palms, former president of the University of South Carolina, spoke as the nuclear physicist and professor he is. The audience was the Richard L. Walker Institute of International and Area Studies. More...

Society

Obituaries

Janie Morrison COLUMBIA Janie Seabrook Hane Morrison, 89, died suddenly at Palmetto Richland on Sunday, February 27, 2005. She was predeceased by her husbands, Walter Wolfe Hane (1954) and Robert William Morrison Sr. (1985). More...

SC Historical Society celebrates 150 years

On May 19, 1855, 12 men met in Charleston and founded the SC Historical Society. James L. Petigru was elected the first president. The purpose was to collect, preserve, and publish all historical records of SC. More...

Meet Meeva

Hot flashes. Night sweats...power surges. When my power surges appear, my family, friends, and co More...

Travel

Coming to America

Part Four: Star Scholar visits schools

Dr. Naby Camara More...

Beauty in the Backyard

Scots and Irish around Columbia tune up for six weeks of celebration

The Hibernian Society and the SC State Museum host Celebrate Irish Heritage

The Palmetto Pipes and Drums just returned from Atlanta with a third place finish in last weekend More...

The original Mystery Plant

Each week The Columbia Star features an explaination and picture of a mystery plant given by Dr. John Nelson, the curator of the USC Herbarium. To learn more about the Herbarium, call him at 777-8196. More...

Night guest visits bathroom

Braveheart, a Carolina wren huddles in his favorite wreath for the night. More...

The Returns

Who:

The Returns, a popular Beatles tribute band, will make its first orchestra appearance with the SC More...

On Second Thought

From the editor’s desk Richland One School Board looks outside district for new superintendent

Out of 5,264 employees, Richland One Board of School Commissioners cannot find one qualified person in Richland School District One to be the next superintendent. More...

The public speaks Assisted suicide: a moral right

The Supreme Court should rise above legal technicalities and affirm the individual More...

Thirty–something speaks

Back to school

I have a recurring nightmare I just can More...

Government / Neighborhood

Richland County Council meeting • March 1 • 6 pm

Roll Call Members present were Anthony Mizzell, Doris Corley, Joyce Dickerson, Valerie Hutchinson, Damon Jeter, Paul Livingston, Joseph McEachern, Michael Montgomery, Greg Pearce, Bernice Scott, and Kit Smith. More...

Education

Students create for consumers

Students

On Saturday, March 5, 2005, Brennen Elementary School will hold Swayin More...

Students dance for the American Heart Association in

LifeChance

The cast party following LifeChance Ballet was the last chance the young dancers will have for a while to wear makeup and stay up late. More...

SC Bar sponsors free clinics

The South Carolina Bar Pro Bono Program will sponsor two free legal clinics this March in Columbia. The schedule is as follows: More...

Sports

Athletes of the Week

(Individual points scored in parenthesis) Lower Richland boys More...

Hole in one

There is nothing more sacred to a golfer than experiencing a hole More...

District Two fills positions

Two more athletic directors and several head coaches have been approved for new positions at Richland Northeast and the soon More...

Public Notices - Free Access

NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF ESTATES

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 More...

Public Notices

MASTER’S SALE 02-CP-40-4127 By virtue of a decree heretofore granted in the case of Carolina First Bank against Ashley Tower, LP, I, the undersigned Master in Equity for Richland County will sell on Monday, March 7, 2005, at 12 o&rsquo More...

LEGAL NOTICE

The original Wills of the decedents listed below were delivered to the Richland More...