News from the Community

Drum corps returns to area

Drum corps will return to the Midlands July 7 at River Bluff High School with CrownBEAT, featuring six of the best drum and bugle corps in the world. Drum Corps International (DCI) and Carolina Crown [...]

By |June 25th, 2017|Entertainment, Events|0 Comments

Star Spangled Symphonic Salute July 3

The Lake Murray Symphony Orchestra will hold its Star Spangled Symphonic Salute July 3 at 8 pm in Saluda Shoals Park. The concert is free with $5 per car park admission. Bring your own lawn [...]

By |June 25th, 2017|Entertainment, Events|0 Comments

Ryan Rawl Memorial Event July 4

The 5th Annual Ryan Rawl Memorial Event will be held July 4. Sign in will begin at 7am on the Sumter Street side of the Statehouse at 1100 Gervais Street in Columbia. The workout will [...]

By |June 25th, 2017|Events, Sheriff's Report|0 Comments

Richland Deputy honored for bravery

  The American Legion Department of South Carolina has honored Richland County Sheriff’s Department Senior Deputy Selena Williams with the 2017 Award for Bravery. On June 2 the Legion held their annual awards luncheon. In [...]

By |June 25th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Spring Valley Rotary Club hosts blood Drive June 27

Spring Valley Rotary Club has scheduled a Red Cross blood drive for June 27 from 1 - 6 pm at Spring Valley Presbyterian Church at 125 Sparkleberry Lane in Northeast Columbia. “The Red Cross urges [...]

By |June 25th, 2017|Events, Non Profit|0 Comments

One House Music Festival Sunday

The One House Music Festival will be held this Sunday, June 25 from noon to 8 pm at Meadowlake Park. The event is a free family friendly event. This festival will include 4 house DJ’s, [...]

By |June 22nd, 2017|Entertainment, Events|0 Comments

Richland County Sheriff’s Department pancake fundraiser Saturday

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department - Citizens Academy Alumni Association Pancake Breakfast will be held this Saturday, June 24 from 8 - 10 am. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Richland County Sheriff’s Foundation [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Events, Sheriff's Report|0 Comments

Local boxers fight Friday night

By Sydney Amodio   An expected crowd of 1,500 to 1,800 boxing fans will pack the Jamil Shrine Temple for Friday Night Fight, this Friday, June 23 at 7 pm to watch local professionals square [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Events, Sports|0 Comments

Korean War Veterans to be honored Saturday

Richland County Council members will join other officials in a ceremony this week to honor South Carolinians who died in the Korean War. A memorial service will be held at 11 am this Saturday, June [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Events, Military|0 Comments

Dare2Care Fair and Health Expo

Friends and neighbors of all ages and abilities will gather at the Columbia Convention Center for a FREE day of old-school, family-friendly, fair-type games, food and fun. While games like ring toss and Twister are keeping the [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Civic, Events|0 Comments