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News from the Community

Newberry Luau August 19

The Newberry Opera House Guild will be hosting its semi-annual Luau August 19 at 7 pm during Newberry Eclipse Fest. The event will feature music by Grand Illusion, authentic hula dancers, a silent auction, and [...]

By |August 15th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Hearts & Hands concert August 24

Hearts & Hands Disaster Recovery (HHDR) has designated August 24 for Hearts & Hands Harmony, a South Carolina Benefit Concert. The concert will be a regional event that features the main performance act by country [...]

By |August 13th, 2017|Entertainment, Events|0 Comments

Carolina Cottage grand opening Saturday

AC Flora/USC graduate Blakely Byrd will celebrate the grand opening of her second business this Saturday, August 12 from 10 am - 5 pm. The new business, Carolina Cottage, will sell Annie Sloan chalk paint [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Business, Events|0 Comments

Dreher class of 1968 to hold reunion

The Dreher High School class of 1968 will hold its 50th reunion April 6, 2018, from 7-11 pm at 300 Senate Street in Columbia. If you have not heard from the reunion committee, please send [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Bass and BBQ festival set For Forrest Wood Cup Expo

No summertime gathering of fishing enthusiasts is complete without barbeque. FLW partnered with the South Carolina BBQ Association to add some flavor to the 2017 Forrest Wood Cup with its Bass & BBQ Festival as [...]

By |August 8th, 2017|Events, Fishing Report|0 Comments

State Museum celebrate all things solar

The South Carolina State Museum is gearing up for full solar eclipse month starting this Saturday, August 5. Guests will get a head start on celebrating the eclipse during Solar Science Saturdays presented by SCE&G, [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Spring Valley Rotary names new officers

The Spring Valley Rotary Club recently installed new officers to lead the club for the 2017-2018 club year. The newly elected officers are Marty Wells, President; Wendy Fuess, Immediate Past President; Stevie Johnson, President Elect: [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|Announcements, Non Profit|0 Comments

Lake Murray Dam to host eclipse viewing

Capital City/Lake Murray Country has Total Solar Eclipse prints and Tee Shirts available at their headquarters located 2184 North lake Drive. Prints are $12 and Tees are S-XL for $15 and 2X is $20. Total [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Volunteers needed for Summer Celebration of Water

  Richland County, the City of Columbia and Lexington County are seeking volunteers to assist with the 8th Annual Summer Celebration of Water. This water-themed festival provides residents with free access to kayaking and paddleboarding [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Richland Two collecting school supplies

Richland School District Two will hold a Stuff-A-Truck school supply drive this Saturday, August 5 from 9 am – 5 pm and Sunday, August 6 from 1 - 5 pm at the Walmart Supercenter on [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|Events, Sheriff's Report|0 Comments