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Trenholm Park Seniors visit the South Carolina Military Museum

The Trenholm Park Seniors visited the South Carolina Military Museum Wednesday April 22. Located at 1 National Guard Road,the museum houses a treasure trove of South Carolina’s military history and artifacts. Director Ewell G. More...

CCN announces awards

Columbia Council of Neighborhood president Emma McGraw Myers announced the hall of fame inductees at the monthly meeting Thursday, April 23. More...

Richland Northeast High School student’s artwork exhibited in airport

Airport travellers will soon see an extensive collection of artwork created by Richland Northeast High School students. The Columbia Metropolitan Airport is partnering with Richland School District Two and Richland Northeast to showcase student art. More...

Business

Businesswoman promotes local artisans

White Rose Artisans Boutique is a newcomer to shops at the west bank of the Congaree River

“This isn’t your mother’s gift shop,” says West Columbia merchant Martha Wise, her slender hands punctuating each word. More...

City Snippets

Volvo plant believed in works Officials in Berkeley County are seeking regulatory approval to allow them to fill wetlands and clear land for a manufacturer that would eventually employ 4,000 workers. More...

Attorneys Honored

Five attorneys from McAngus Goudelock & Courie, a regional insurance defense firm, have been selected to the 2015 South Carolina Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. More...

Sports

Bearcats get by RNE

The Brookland-Cayce Bearcats won their third game in as many days after defeating the Richland Northeast Cavaliers 3-1 on Wednesday, April 22. More...

Falcons take region with win over Dreher

The A.C. Flora Falcons wrapped up another Region IV-3A title with a 4-2 victory over Dreher at Southeast Park Thursday, April 23. More...

Skyhawks blast Cards

Hamilton Rhinehart went 3-for-3 with three runs scored and two RBI to lead the Hammond Skyhawks to a 16-4 victory over the Cardinal Newman Cardinals on Wednesday, April 22 at the Polo Grounds. More...

Events

Events

•ART Jerry Olsen will present the Life and Art of Raphael at a meeting of the Log Cabin Art Guild Saturday, May 9, 10 a.m., Spring Valley Presbyterian Church, 125 Sparkleberry Lane. 738-9348. More...

Home & Garden

Exploring our garden heritage

Stopping to smell the flowers

Columbia was fortunate to have William C. More...

Star Chefs

Butterless, Eggless, Milkless Cake (War Cake) More...

Travel

Manning, a friendly town

Conclusion: A Rich History

When the South Carolina colony was in its infancy, the land on which Manning now sits was bounded by swamps and pine forests. The first settlers were Huguenots, Protestants, who fled France to avoid religious persecution. More...

Evening of art to provide housing for those with mental illness

MIRCI has saved my life and restored my faith in humanity. —MIRCI client

After many years of addiction— in and out of rehabilitation programs— I finally found MIRCI, a comprehensive program where I work with a team that assists me in all areas of my life even providing housing. More...

Duo De Vista presents free concert

On Sunday, May 10 at 3 p.m. More...

On Second Thought

Praise for Star service

I want to relay a story to you about your employee Pam Clark. More...

Qualifying for TDIU

This is part three of our exploration of TDIU (Total Disability Individual Unemployability). First we talked about the basic, and last month we discussed how to request this benefit. Next, we will explore qualifying for TDIU. More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

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Commentary

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Pillow Talk

I’m just saying...

My husband hates pillows. Not all pillows, mind you, but he really has a problem with decorative pillows. You know, the ones you toss around on couches and chairs for splashes of color or accent? They are definitely NOT his thing. More...

Valuable Old Stuff

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

I was turning 40—at that time that was a significant milestone. Little did I know. I decided the occasion was important enough for something memorable. More...

Education

School Stars

Sydney A. Reed of Richland Northeast High School, and Ighiwiyisi Grace Omoigui, Lauren E. Rodgers, and DeShan L. Wilson, all from Spring Valley High School, have earned National Achievement Scholarships. More...

Society

Girl Scouts of South Carolina-Mountains to Midlands chooses Women of Distinction

Girl Scouts of South Carolina- Mountains to Midlands honored six women at its 22nd Annual Women of Distinction Awards Dinner April 21. Selected for their exemplary commitments to family, career, and community, this year’s honorees are: Jan C. More...

Three Civil War authors share books at festival

Civil War authors Pat McNeely, Karen Stokes, and Rachel Haynie will be giving away copies of Burning of Columbia Maps and an 1865 handwritten Confederate recipe with books purchased at Booth 421 at the S.C. Book Festival. More...

St. Martin’s-in-the-Fields Foundation awards Cloak and Sword grant to Meals on Wheels program

Senior Resources received a $1,912 grant from the Cloak and Sword Fund of the St. Martin’sin the-Fields Foundation to support the Meals on Wheels program. More...

Arts & Entertainment

Spamalot opens at Town Theatre

Join King Arthur and his sidekick Patsy at Town Theatre, May 8 through May 30, as they recruit a few good men to form the Knights of the very, very, very Round Table. More...

Madcap mayhem at the opera

Workshop Theatre presents the hilarious comedy Lend Me a Tenor

Workshop Theatre will close out its 2014- 2015 season with the Ken Ludwig comedy Lend Me a Tenor. Lend Me A Tenor is set in September 1934. More...

Public Notices

Public Notices

NOTICE OF UNCLAIMED VEHICLES/PUBLIC SALE The following vehicles are subject to towing, repair and/or storage liens; are declared to be abandoned pursuant to Section 56-5- 5810, 56-5-5635 and/or 29- 15-10 SC Law as Amended; and are in the custody of P 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...

Legals

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