July 13, 2018 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Historic Columbia to offer sneak peek of next Main Street hot spot

On August 7, Historic Columbia will host the first Behind-the-Scenes Tour of 1649 Main Street—a place with a rich history known to most as Hennessy’s. More...

Boys State, Girls State teens provide reasons for optimism

Each year, hundreds of South Carolina high schoolers get a close-up lesson in how government works as part of the Palmetto Boys State and Palmetto Girls State programs. More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

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In South Carolina’s serpentine environs, specific safety steps are the soundest strategy

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I was glad to learn in the July 6 issue that of the 38 species of snakes in South Carolina, only six are venomous. Other than leaving a snake alone if you see one, what other steps should be taken if you are in an area where they may be. More...