April 22, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

NAI Avant celebrates 45 years

With offices in Columbia and Charleston South Carolina, NAI Avant has been providing its clients comprehensive commercial real estate services for over 45 years. More...

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It’s not a criticism; It’s an observation

JaMarcus and the life coach

I was multitasking one day last week watching “Paralyzed and Pregnant” on television, reading Peoplemagazine, and searching the internet for anything new about Charlie Sheen. It pays to be well informed in these troubled times.  More...

Forty– something

The quest continues

In my quest for some semblance of rock hard abs ( at this point I’d settle for ripe tomato hard abs), I’ve attempted many things. I’ve exercised until I couldn’t stand up straight, and for what? More...

Business

USC and Columbia establish traffic safe coalition

On Thursday morning, April 14, USC officials met with city and state representatives to start the process of improved safety for both the campus and the city. More...

Julie Lott of VC3

Taking up the entire 18th floor of the Wilbur Smith Building at the corner of Gervais Street and Sumter Street, VC3 is a high–tech firm on a highangle growth pattern. More...

Briefs

Films in South Carolina   More...

Sports

Burnside leads Dreher over Falcons

Dreher’s Allen Burnside struck out six, walked just two, scattered five hits, and allowed just three runs in seven innings of work to lead the visiting Blue Devils over the A.C. Flora Falcons 6–3 Friday, April 15. More...

Ben Lippen blasts Cardinals

Greg Williamson pitched a complete game and drove in two runs to lead the Ben Lippen Falcons to a 10–3 victory over the visiting Cardinal Newman Cardinals Thursday, April 14.  More...

Eagles come from behind to beat Flora

For 69 minutes, the Airport Lady Eagles trailed the A. C. Flora Lady Falcons. More...

Home & Garden

Finding comfort

Stopping to smell the flowers

Michael Steward is a military man on a mission—not a combat mission but a peaceful crusade. He is on the board of directors of the Southeastern Paralyzed Veterans of America and with the 165th Infantry Brigade at Ft. Jackson. More...

Star Chefs

Four Pepper Deviled Eggs Ingredients6 hard boiled eggs,cooled and peeled1 tsp. whole pinkpeppercorns, divided1/2 tsp. whole whitepeppercorns1/2 tsp. whole blackpeppercorns1/2 tsp. whole greenpeppercorns1/2 tsp.caper liquid1/4 cup mayonnaise1 tsp. More...

Midlands sixth grader receives Regional Team Scholar Award

Will Tucker, a sixth grader at Saint Joseph Catholic School and son of John and Karen Tucker, was selected as a Mid– South Regional Second Team Scholar by the Pop Warner Little Scholars program, a division of Pop Warner football.  More...

If these buildings and walls could talk

Famously Hot Historically cool for 225 years

Edi tor’s note: Carol ine Burns attended Satchel Ford Elementary, Crayton Middle, and A. C. Flora High School (2006) and the College of Charleston (2010). More...

News

Cherokee Presbyterian Church

At eight years of age, Cherokee Presbyterian Church is firmly planted in the Gilbert area of Lexington County and looking to the future. More...

Forty–six young people confirmed at Shandon United Methodist Church

Forty six young people were confirmed at the 11 a.m. worship service April 10, 2011, at Shandon United Methodist Church. More...

Government / Neighborhood

Forest Acres City Council plans improvement for city parks

Plans to improve some of Forest Acres city parks will have to wait a bit, after a group of citizens wanted to provide more input on the types of upgrades planned.  More...

Richland County Council honors Keenan Basketball Team and special committee members

At the Richland County Council meeting this week, the Keenan High School boys’ basketball team was honored for winning the second of two consecutive state championships. More...

EngenuitySC helps with Small Modular Reactor Conference

Columbia–based EngenuitySC, the think tank run by executive director Neil McLean, coordinated with the Emerging Markets section of Nuclear Energy Insider to put on a two–day meeting at the Marriott, Tuesday and Wednesday, April 19–2 More...

Education

Non(e)Such to host Seafood Watch Collection

Non(e)Such will host Annie Morhauser and her collections, namely her Seafood Watch Collection, which benefits the Seafood Watch program of the Monterey Bay Aquarium, April 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 pm.  More...

Black Tie & Tails Gala brings spirit of the wild to the Midlands

Music, incredible food and cocktails, a spectacular silent auction, and other fantastic surprises will await guests at Carolina Wildlife Care’s 3rd annual Black Tie & Tails Gala. More...

A.C. Flora High School holds International Days 2011

A.C. Flora High School celebrated its annual “ International Days” throughout the month of March. Children’s activities were March 2 and student– wide activities were March 31.  More...

Events

Events

-ART  University of South Carolina’s McKissick Museum will present “Artful Lives: Molas of the Kuna” through June 25, a showcase of the textile creations of the Kuna women of coastal Panama in the 19th century. More...

Artful Lives: Molas of the Kuna

McKissick Museum presents the exhibition “Artful Lives: Molas of the Kuna,” a showcase of the textile creations of the Kuna women of coastal Panama. The exhibitions runs through June 25. More...

Arts & Entertainment

If These Buildings and Walls Could Talk

Ridgeway holds 5th Annual Arts on the Ridge Festival

There’s going to be some big doings in the small town of Ridgeway the first weekend of May when the fifth annual Arts on the Ridge Festival will be underway.  More...

Travel

Alaska, the Final Frontier

Part 26: Dog Sled Training Camp

Alaska kept getting better and better. The day after flying around Mt. McKinley and scouting animals on the wilderness tundra, Linda and I visited Jeff King’s Husky Homestead at Goose Lake Kennel.  More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF  UNCLAIMED  VEHICLES/PUBLIC  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 Representatives, appointed to administer these estates, and to file their claims on Form #371PC with the Probate Court of R More...

NOTICE OF APPLICATION

NOTICE OF APPLICATION   More...