November 30, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Local pet owners donate livesaving pet oxygen kits to Columbia Fire Department

Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey Jenkins and the Columbia Fire Department received six donated pet oxygen mask kits from Yolanda Wardlaw and Ann Jones of Columbia after they participated in an online auction which raised funds to purchase the kits from the More...

Business

All Local Market and ice skating rink attract shoppers to Main Street

It’s becoming the “main” attraction in Columbia, not only on Saturday mornings, but especially during the holiday season.  With the relocation of the All- Local Market from Whaley Avenue and the opening of an outdoor ice skatin More...

City Snippets

Advanced Inventory Solutions to generate 35 new jobs   More...

Fitness center partners with Whole Foods

After years of planning, working, and waiting, Jamie Scott is finally opening his dream fitness studio.  More...

Education

Ninth Annual Turkey Trot makes a big difference

The Ninth Annual Turkey Trot to support Harvest Hope Food Bank was a resounding success. This year’s theme was “We are Thankful to be Giving”—giving our energy, giving our time, and giving our donations to Harvest Hope.  More...

Taking off: USC expands aerospace reach

The next big thing in aerospace just might originate from the University of South Carolina.  USC President Harris Pastides recently announced a $5 million gift from South Carolina businesswoman and philanthropist Anita Zucker to provide support More...

Sports

Silver Foxes tame Timberwolves and earn a shot at the state title

The Dutch Fork Silver Foxes—powered by four rushing touchdowns from running back Matt Colburn—will head to the Class 4A Division I high school championship football game this Saturday, December 1.  More...

Sells leads Capitals over B-C

Trinity Sells led the Columbia Capitals with 20 points, and Marcus Praylow finished with 18 as the Capitals defeated the visiting Brookland-Cayce Bearcats 66-45 Tuesday, November 27.  More...

Lady Vikings fall to O-W

The Spring Valley girls’ basketball team spent the past several seasons as one of the state’s measuring-stick programs. More...

Home & Garden

Taking a tree tour at the Carolina Children’s Garden

Stopping to smell the flowers

Trees form the backbone of a landscape design whether for home, business, institution, municipality, or recreational use.  More...

Star Chefs

Corny Ham and Potato Scallop   More...

Elementary school gives Soles 4 Souls

Physical education teacher Lindsay Belville coordinated an event recently at Bridge Creek Elementary to help others in need. More...

On Second Thought

Medal of Valor honors S.C. Law Enforcement’s bravest

It’s something folks might often take for granted, and understandably so.  After all, we live in a modern society and pay our taxes, and therefore we fully expect the traffic lights to work and the fire trucks to respond when we need them More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

Forest Acres   More...

Commentary

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A day of thanks is not a day for deals

I’m just saying...

As Santa Clause is making his list and checking it twice, I’d like to get a look at the names of the retail geniuses who came up with the idea of starting “Black Friday” on Thanksgiving night. More...

Brandy and dog years

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

While standing in the World Market checkout line recently, I noticed the cashier’s name tag. I notice lots of things. Keeping quiet on some of the things I notice would be a better plan, but I’m seemingly incapable of that.  More...

Society

Columbia League of Women Voters to celebrate 65 years of civic leadership

When members of the Columbia Area League of Women Voters gather next week to observe its 65th year, they will have much to celebrate. More...

Charter members of the League of Women Voters of the Columbia area

The following names are the charter members of the League of Women in 1947.  Please note that these women’s names are listed as they were in the program from the 25th anniversary celebration in 1972. More...

Presidents of Columbia League of Women Voters

1947-1948 Susan Allison 1948-1949 May Bond Rhodes 1949-1950 Roberta Starling 1950-1953 Dorothy Yaghjian 1953-1955 Mary Bryan 1955-1957 Gedell Young 1957-1958 Betty Belser 1958-1961 Sarah Leverette&nbs More...

Events

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•ART  The Midlands Clay Arts Society’s 12th Annual Holiday Sale will be held Gallery 80808, 808 Lady Street Friday, November 30, 12-8 p.m.; Saturday, December 1, 12–4 p.m.; and Sunday, December 2, 12–4 p.m. More...

Arts & Entertainment

USC’s premier choral ensemble continues holiday tradition

The University of South Carolina’s premier choral ensemble, the Concert Choir, continues a much loved holiday tradition that has put people in the Christmas mood for more than 50 years. More...

Travel

Ma Normandie, My Normandy

Part 14: D-Day Normandy - Invasion

“On 6 June, 1944, the Western Allies landed in northern France, opening the long-awaited Second Front against Adolf Hitler's Germany. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

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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...