July 15, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Commission hears out Heathwood

Tuesday night there were four neighborhood hearings hosted by the city More...

News

Chiropractor hosts trip to US Open Golf Tournament

Dr. John Bracey, Columbia chiropractor, was among several guests of his stepfather, Dr. Roger R. Roff, a well More...

Mansion prepared for entertaining again

The Sims More...

Lower Richland Ruritan honors Family of the Year

Bill Joy of Lower Richland Ruritan Club honors Bill and Sarah Cloaninger with a plaque naming them Lower Richland Ruritan Club Family of the Year. The Cloaningers have a son, Todd, who lives in California. More...

Business

City provides help for businesses affected by streetscaping projects

City officials announce plan to assist businesses during streetscape construction

City officials have announced a multi More...

Columbia conservator considered best in Southeast

Ginny Newell believes in mastery in context whether she is hiking a trail or restoring a painting. She established ReNewell, Inc. (Fine Art Conservation) in Old Shandon in 1983. More...

Briefs

by John Temple Ligon

Casey hits one Army General George W. Casey, the top US ground commander in Iraq, ordered 170,000 More...

Society

Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals inducts members of Society of St. Luke

Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals inducted three physicians into its Society of St. Luke program at a ceremony held April 28. The Society of St. More...

Columbia Rotary Club president passes the gavel

Former Columbia Rotary Club president, Kirk Johnston, passes the gavel to new president, Paul Mashburn, at the July 11 meeting. Johnston served as president during the centennial celebration of Rotary. His legacy will include the More...

Sean Anthony Brooke 1983–2005

Sean Anthony Brooke, 21, of Moorhead, Minnesota, died Sunday, July 3, 2005, as a result of a motor vehicle accident on the Island of Oahu, Hawaii. More...

Travel

Kauai’s Koke’e State Park and Waimea Canyon

E komo mai (welcome to) Hawai

At ten miles long, two miles wide, and 3,600 feet deep, Kauai More...

Part Six: Tomb of the Renaissance Men Under the Tuscan Spell

In Florence, Linda and I discovered a real treasure, a church containing the tombs of many great Renaissance men. More...

Columbians head to Saluda, NC for Coon Dog Day

By Warner Montgomery

Mary Howard, Bud Ferillo, and Jerry Howard More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SPECIAL REFEREE More...

Notice of Application

Notice is hereby given that Petroleum Developers, Inc. More...

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...

Golden K charter member turns 93

Norman Speight has been leading songs for the Columbia Golden K Kiwanis Club since 1978. He celebrated his 93rd birthday July 11, 2005, and was honored by his fellow club members at their weekly meeting at the Capital Senior Center July 13, 2005. More...

WWII veteran finally makes it to Berlin

Sixty years ago WWII veteran Hugh Jones of Hopkins was traveling with army engineers attached to Gen. Patton More...

Local bookstore becomes Platform Nine and 3/4 tonight

Wizards and witches of all ages More...

On Second Thought

The problem with potty training

Thirty

The only thing worse than potty More...

Time is moving too fast

It

The first time I spent the night away from home, it was at Phillip More...

Naked at the gas pump

It More...

Government / Neighborhood

Columbia City Council Meeting • July 13, 2005 • 9 am

City council convened Wednesday morning, July 13, at 9 for its work session. All council members were present: Tameika Isaac Devine, Hamilton Osborne, E. W. Cromartie, Mayor Bob Coble, Anne Sinclair, Sam Davis, and Daniel Rickenmann. More...

Richland County Council Meeting • July 12, 2005 • 6 pm

Anthony Mizzell, Joyce Dickerson, Valerie Hutchinson, Damon Jeter, Paul Livingston, Joseph McEachern, Michael Montgomery, Greg Pearce, Bernice Scott, and Kit Smith. Doris Corley was absent. More...

Education

Students tackle heart disease and nanotechnology

For ten Midlands area students who attend the Governor More...

USC students teach orphans about the Great Depression

The cast of orphans in Workshop Theatre More...

Sports

RNE Cavaliers listed among nation’s elite

Sports Illustrated is publishing a select list of preseason All More...

Bameso wins Men’s and Women’s USA Open Volleyball Gold

Bameso Men More...

Richland Post 6 begins playoffs with win, Columbia Northeast Post 182 drops opener

The American Legion baseball state playoffs began Monday night, July 11, with a close victory for Richland Post 6 while Lancaster whipped Columbia Northeast Post 182 (CNE) 16 More...

Events

Events Calendar

July 15-22 Friday

15 The SC State Museum will display a new exhibit, More...

Beauty in the Backyard

What’s growing

in Columbia

Upper left: The white hibiscus can grow up to seven feet tall with blooms that are six inches across. More...

What’s growing

in Hawaii

Upper right: This tropical Chinese Orange Hibiscus has a huge bloom and eye More...

Star Garden of the Week

Booty Bedinger and her husband, Henry, show off their newly More...