June 27, 2008 RSS feed / Society

A tribute to the "Mayor of Five Points" Murdoch Finlayson

He was the courtly white- haired gentleman who ambled through Five Points several times a week dressed always in jacket and necktie. His gait slowed when he reached his 90s, and he carried an umbrella which he used as a cane. More...

Shepherd's Center of Columbia begins summer session

The Shepherd's Center of Columbia will begin its summer session Wednesday, July 9, 2008, in the Leisure Ministries Building of the Trenholm Road United Methodist Church, 3401 Trenholm Road. More...

Military Museum to be featured on PBS

The S.C. Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum will be featured in an upcoming episode of the PBS show History Detectives. More...

Miss Trebuchon and Mr. Bice exchange vows June 21, 2008

Alice Jeanette Trebuchon and Joshua Jason Bice were married June 21, 2008, at 6 pm in Salem United Methodist Church in Ballentine, South Carolina. Rev. Mitch Houston performed the double- ring ceremony. More...

Reese Townshend Harris

Reese Townshend Har r is was born Tuesday, June 24, 2008, at 8:26 am to the proud parents of David and Rachael Harris. Rachael is the former Rachael Clark. Reese weighed six pounds, 13 ounces, and was 21 inches long. More...