July 29, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Russell & Jeffcoat opens new training center

On Monday, June 13, Russell & Jeffcoat Realtors, Inc. held a grand opening ceremony of their new advanced Training Center. Bob Russell, chairman of the board; and Abb Jeffcoat, president; were on hand for the celebration. More...

News

Dietician of the Year sets example

The handsome plaque declaring Rebecca Gilliam Wrenn is Columbia Midlands Dietetic Association More...

Women in Philanthropy network

The Women in Philanthropy (WIP) held a networking event July 19 at the home of Jane Esenwein Suber. This was the group More...

Zonta Club names Women in Business Scholarship Award recipient

Lu Yang, a junior majoring in finance and international business at USC More...

Education

Teachers study second largest industry in SC

Six Richland County teachers are ready to start the school year with a greater appreciation for agriculture and are better equipped to teach their students about the sources of their food, fiber, and forestry products. More...

Midlands Technical College Getting High School Students Focused on Career Training

Career and technology students from the college

Nine students from Midlands Technical College More...

Sports

Spurrier to kickoff Columbia Touchdown Club’s season

USC Head Football Coach Steve Spurrier will be the spotlight speaker at the Columbia Touchdown Club More...

Pitching and time run out for Richland Post 6

A season that began with six consecutive wins ended with a trio of losses for American Legion Richland Post 6 as they were eliminated from the American Legion post season Saturday, July 23. They lost to Greenville Post 3 by the final count of 20 More...

Events

Events Calendar

July 29-August 5 Friday

29 A Gallery Talk will be given by Beth Inman, associate curator of the exhibition More...

Travel

Under the Tuscan Spell

Part Seven: Farewell to Florence

It was our last day in Florence, a sad day, so Linda and I tried to cram in as much as we could. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public notices

PUBLIC SALE NOTICE The following vehicles were ordered towed by Law Enforcement and no one has More...

Notice of Application

Notice is hereby given that Dawn K. More...

Notice of Application

Notice is hereby given that Far Asia, Inc. intends to apply to the South Carolina Department of Revenue for a license/permit that will allow the sale on premises consumption of Beer and Wine only at 6634 Two Notch Rd., Columbia, SC 29223. More...

Hand Middle School experiences growing pains

According to Brian McCants, teacher on special assignment coordinating construction and engineering at Hand Middle School, the school is being renovated. More...

Photo

In the summer, a lot of things slow down, including blood donations. That More...

On Second Thought

The cop who knew too little

The cop strolled into the bank around 3 pm. He walked over to Mrs. Ramsey, the head teller, who was the senior employee present in the bank at that time. More...

Thirty–something speaks

Daddy

Mike Maddock Most fathers like me who work outside the home and have wives who have chosen to stay at home with the kids get to bask in a sort of glow of innocence, or more accurately, ignorance. More...

It’s not a criticism, it’s an observation.

There is an art to leaving the world stage

Mike Cox In 1971, Roberto Clemente led the Pittsburgh Pirates to Major League baseball More...

Business

Star Profile Lee Mashburn sells integrated services

Take a look at what More...

Briefs

by John Temple Ligon

The Daley news Two of Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley More...

Mortgage Survey

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Society

Miss Frye and Mr. Chastain wed in France on June 10

Karen Michele Frye and Walter Cooper Chastain were married Friday, June 10 in the garden of Chateau d More...

America’s greatest artist comes to SC State Museum

All 323 of Norman Rockwell More...

Laurel Crest honors America’s freedom July 4

Laurel Crest honored our nation More...

Beauty in the Backyard

What’s growing in Columbia

The setcreasea purpurea or Purple Heart has intensely purple leaves with violet flowers from boat shaped bracts. The Purple Heart is a succulent plant which sprawls to form a nice groundcover or hang dramactically from potting arrangements. More...

Star Garden of the Week

Donna Sosbee of Shandon has filled her backyard with a wealth of potted plants and wildflowers as well as a few garden friends (left). More...

Water shrubs and trees the right way

When it rains it pours, and it More...