October 26, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Fellowship Baptist Church holds 79th Senior Choir Anniversary

On Sunday, October 21, 2012, at 2 p.m., Fellowship Baptist Church held its 79th Senior Choir Anniversity. More...

Antioch Baptist Church celebrates 26th anniversary of its pastor

The congregation of the Antioch Baptist Church of Columbia, family, and friends will celebrate the 26th Anniversary of their pastor, Dr. Albert Aiken Neal, Sunday, October 28, 2012. Pastor and Mrs. Virginia Neal will be honored during the 11 a.m. More...

Grammy nominated gospel recording artist to perform at Bible Way Church of Atlas Road

VaShawn Mitchell, two-time Grammy nominated EMI gospel recording artist, will visit Columbia, S.C., Tuesday, October 30. to perform during the 7 p.m. service at Bible Way Church of Atlas Road (2440 Atlas Road, Columbia, SC). More...

Business

Small café turns into thriving restaurant

Sue Hodges founded The Happy Café over nine years ago in a rented space at the Happy Bookseller on Forest Drive, one of the last independently owned bookstores in Columbia. More...

City Snippets

Buy shoes from Mast General Store and provide food   More...

Folks about town

Bill Quattlebaum and Russel l Quat t lebaum have joined Elliott Davis, LLC’s Columbia office.  Troy Ott has joined Hubbard Bowers as a broker/ realtor.   More...

Society

Francis William “Bill” LaMotte Jr.

Francis William (Bill) LaMotte Jr. died at his home on October 20, 2012, surrounded by his wife and children after a courageous battle with brain cancer. More...

Countdown to the Dreher High School Class of ’62 Reunion

The first weekend in November will bring with it the 50th Reunion of the Dreher Class of 1962. We are planning a big celebration and we want everyone who possibly can to come and help us make it memorable. More...

Miss Edwards and Mr. Terrill exchange wedding vows October 20, 2012

Lantye O’Neill Edwards and Gregory Alan Terrill Jr. were united in marriage Saturday, October 20, 2012, at Shandon United Methodist Church in Columbia, South Carolina. The Reverend Julie Songer Belman officiated at the 6 p.m. ceremony. More...

Events

Events

•ANIMALS  Animal Protection League annual benefit auction will be held Saturday, November 3, 6-10 p.m., Medallion Center, 7309 Garners Ferry Road. Tickets in advance $55 or $320 for table of eight. More...

Arts & Entertainment

The Rose Tattoo comes to USC Lab Theatre

Tennessee Williams’ Tony Award-winning masterpiece, The Rose Tattoo, will be presented in the University of SC Lab Theatre, November 15-18.  More...

Columbia City Ballet presents Dracula Ballet with a Bite

The undead dance into the Koger Center with Count Dracula and his legions of vampire maidens in Dracula: Ballet With A Bite, will be performed by Columbia City Ballet October 25, 26, and 27, at 7:30 p.m.  More...

Pianist Marina Lomazov in the spotlight for USC Symphony concert

A well-known piano concerto will be performed by a popular and dynamic pianist at the next University of South Carolina Symphony Orchestra concert. More...

Travel

Ma Normandie, My Normandy

Our cruise on the River Seine continued during the evening as we enjoyed a Pirate Dinner with entertainment provided by the crew. The next morning we disembarked for a bus trip to the Abbey of St. Wandrille. More...

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Public Notices

NOTICE OF  UNCLAIMED  VEHICLES/PUBLIC  More...

Legals

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

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...

Group wants to wipe out barbaric animal practices

It has been said many times a single step begins the journey and on October 20 three friends, all who are avid animal lovers and animal rights advocates, began their expedition to make South Carolina a friendlier and kinder state where animals are co More...

On Second Thought

WW II veteran’s wife thanks Honor Flight volunteers

This is a thank-you letter for the untold kindness of people who many times are unknown and unacknowledged.  My husband died several weeks ago. More...

Reader not happy with Romney in the 2nd debate

Did anyone else notice the bullying manner of Romney repeatedly questioning Obama about Public Land leases? Obama repeatedly tried to answer but was rudely and loudly interrupted by Romney repeating the question.  More...

Jailed women have high rates of serious mental illness

Women in jail have high rates of serious mental illness, post-traumatic stress, and substance use disorders, yet most jails are limited in their capacity to provide mental health treatment, according to a national study.  More...

Commentary

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Training Day at the Gynecologist

I’m just saying...

I think on the job training is a wonderful thing. It works great in many areas, but I’m not so sure about its merits in the medical field, especially in the gynecologists’ office.  More...

Bliss is in the eyes of the beholder

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

Bliss. We all strive for bliss and seldom achieve it. Marital bliss is talked about but rarely happens. Vacation destinations, employment opportunities, and even chocolate offer this elusive substance, but results are usually disappointing. More...

Education

Richland Northeast High School teacher takes on The Minuteman Challenge

R2R supports indoor and outdoor cycling at military and VA locations to help injured veterans overcome obstacles as part of their rehabilitation.

Richland Northeast High School science teacher, Kimberley Norris- Jones, participated in The Minuteman Challenge September 10, 2012. This was a 454-mile ride from Boston, Massachusetts to New York City.  More...

Satchel Ford Elementary School students “Fuel up to Play”

Satchel Ford Elementary School is excited about good health. More...

Blythewood Middle School AVID hosts Miss South Carolina

Blythewood Middle School AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) hosted Miss South Carolina 2012, Ali Rogers on Monday, October 15. More...

Sports

Late interception seals Vikings’ fate

Ridge View running back Gary Bradshaw punched in from two yards out with 8:38 left in the game to give the Blazers a 21-16 come-frombehind win against the Spring Valley Vikings on Friday night, October 19 at Blythewood Stadium in a Region IV-4A conte More...

Falcons overpower Lower Richland

It wasn’t a thing of beauty, but A.C. Flora’s offense overpowered Lower Richland rushing for 319 yards en route to a 35-0 win Friday, October 19 at Lower Richland.  “ We played pretty well,” A. C. More...

High School Football

Week 9 Stats
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Home & Garden

The Pipe Dream Project

Stopping to smell the flowers

We all have fanciful dreams and schemes that may seem unattainable especially surrounding our gardens. More...

Star Chefs

Sweet Potato Casserole   More...

10th Annual SwampFest student art competition winners announced

Congaree National Park announces the winners of the 10th Annual SwampFest Student Art competition. More...