April 4, 2008 RSS feed / Society

Carolina Cup draws crowd of over 70,000

One of the special social events of the season, The Carolina Cup, was not stopped by the rain on March 29, 2008. More...

Women's Caucus honors its own

If the word "caucus" makes you think of Iowa and lengthy political campaigns, you need to look closer to home. More...

Women in Philanthropy present the Power of the Purse

Hundreds of women gathered April 1, 2008, at the S.C. State Museum to take part in the Power of the Purse event sponsored by Women in Philanthropy. More...

Petal Pushers Garden Club learns about rain gardens

Tom Falvy, director of Science and Outreach for the S.C. State Museum, was the speaker for the March meeting of the Petal Pushers Garden Club. Falvy gave instructions for making a rain garden. More...

There's a new gal in town

Go Red for Women

Midlands women are invited to participate in national American Heart Association Go Red For Women movement at 2008 Go Red For Women Luncheon Thursday, May 8, 2008 at the Marriott downtown Columbia. Registration begins at 9:30 am. More...

Eva Dabbs Anderson

Eva Dabbs Anderson, age 93 of Columbia, South Carolina and Atlanta, Georgia, passed away at Hospice Atlanta on Sunday afternoon, March 30, 2008. More...

Get ready for 5K NAMIWALKS

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation's largest grassroots organization for people with mental illness and their families. More...

Local man favors teaching Italian

Lei parla l'italiano?

I never imagined I would find myself working to get Italian language courses introduced into S.C. public schools. If someone had told me a few years ago I would be involved in this effort, I would have laughed out loud. More...