M Space, located at 530 Lady St. in Columbia’s Vista, will be undergoing management alterations with the start of the new year. Owner Michelle Wang Cao announced that M Gourmet Group will gain full, direct control over renting out the space to interested parties. The venue was previously lea…
A total of 36 players from the Midlands were selected to the inaugural S.C. Football Coaches All-State team released Monday.
The Grammy-nominated musical group, Confederate Railroad, recently made a tour stop at the Skyline Club in West Columbia. It was discovered that their newest member, vocalist and keyboard player, Joey Recker, had a veteran story to tell.
The Honor Project's fifth annual WildMayhem Golf Tournament was held Oct. 24 at Cobblestone Park Golf Club in Blythewood. The tournament raised $25,232.02 for two local charities. This year's recipients were the ColaJazz Foundation and PAALS - Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services. Proceeds…
Sunny skies warmed a chilly afternoon as area residents packed the streets in downtown Blythewood for the town’s annual Christmas parade.
The Rubik’s Cube is one of the most popular toys in history, and has caused frustration for countless people since its invention in 1974. For Richland One students, however, it’s a puzzle they’ve mastered, and the challenge now is to solve it faster and faster.
The warm weather Saturday did not call any white Christmases to mind, but one of Columbia’s oldest holiday traditions did more than enough to get people in the spirit.
Ty Olenchuk’s 10-yard touchdown pass to Jalin Hyatt in overtime lifted Dutch Fork to a dramatic 34-31 victory over Dorman Saturday in the Class 5A final at Williams-Brice Stadium.
Anyone passing William's Brice stadium at night for the rest of the month will likely be distracted by something even more eye-catching across the street.
A former elementary school teacher has been extradited from Ecuador to Lexington County on charges of sexual contact with a minor.
Gilbert quarterback Jy Tolen was already anticipating picking up an award Thursday at the S.C. Football Coaches Association’s annual Palmetto Champions banquet at Seawell’s Restaurant.
Blythewood residents who want to vie for one open seat on the Town Council have 10 days to file an intention of candidacy statement beginning Friday, Dec. 6.
There’s a new grocer that opened Wednesday morning in the Lexington Marketplace shopping center. GreenWise - a Publix-owned market - offers natural, organic, and specialty products.
Representatives from Flying Saucer in Columbia's Vista announced Wednesday that the restaurant and bar will be closing its doors after last call on Tuesday, Dec. 10. Known for its variety of beer, the store has been in operation since 2003. An exact reason is not mentioned for the closure, j…
It was announced that up-and-coming country artist Tenille Townes will be added to country music Hall of Famer Alan Jackson's 2020 Tour stop in Columbia. The concert will be held at the Colonial Life Arena Jan. 11.
Hundreds of Blythewood area residents gathered at town hall in Doko Meadow Park Sunday evening for the official lighting of the town’s dual Christmas trees.
On Black Friday, the news was filled with stories of crowds battling to grab the best bargains at big chain stores like Walmart and Target. Saturday was another big shopping day, but the focus was on places with budgets nowhere near the billions.
Fourth-year head coach Will Muschamp and the 4-7 (3-5, Southeastern Conference) South Carolina Gamecocks will face the 11-0 (8-0, Atlantic Coast Conference) Clemson Tigers in their regular season finale Saturday, and are 24-point underdogs to the nation's No. 3 team.
Richland County Coroner Gary Watts released the name of the individual who died after being involved in a two-vehicle collision Sunday, Nov. 24. The incident occurred at 2840 Dreher Shoals Rd., Irmo.
About 80 residents, family members and friends — plus 17 dogs — in Northeast Columbia’s Longcreek neighborhood started their Thanksgiving celebration on the right (and left) foot early Thursday morning by walking and running for Harvest Hope Food Bank.
Cirque du Soleil, the internationally-performing acrobatic group, will be making a stop in South Carolina next year with its "coolest" show yet: CRYSTAL. The spectacle blends circus arts and the world of ice skating for the first time in Cirque du Soleil's history.
Families looking for a kid-friendly event Thanksgiving weekend may want to take a trip to the South Carolina State Museum. General admission will be $1 for guests Sunday, Dec. 1.
US Marine veteran James "Shrapnel" Crosby was hit by three 120mm rockets while serving in the Iraq war in 2004. The attack left him severely injured and confined to a wheelchair for the next 15 years.
Since enrolling at River Bluff High School this past year, tennis player Jesse Hollins has made the most out of her senior campaign.
One of the year’s first big holiday festivals in Columbia comes with a chance to shop for gifts knowing whatever you spend will go to a good cause.
Having an unblemished record entering Saturday gave Lexington reason for optimism in its quest to claim the S.C. High School League Class 5A competitive cheer title at Colonial Life Arena.
The “baddest burger in town” is about to be available in Forest Acres. Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar is scheduled to open at 4623 Forest Dr. on Dec. 9.
After falling to the Baylor Bears in the Sweet Sixteen last March, the South Carolina Gamecocks women's basketball team has rode a combination of talented youth and tenured veterans to an undefeated 5-0 start to begin the 2019-20 season.
Blythewood area residents can get an early start on their holiday shopping this weekend at the Artists Guild annual Holiday Market. Nearly 30 artists and craftspeople have set up shop at Columbia Country Club for the first time in the market’s 10 years in business.
It was announced via Takosushi's website, that the popular restaurant in Columbia's Vista has permanently closed as of Thursday.
South Carolina Secretary of State Mark Hammond announced Wednesday the Angels of 2019. Ten Angels, as well as one Honorary Angel, represent organizations that exemplify charitable giving in South Carolina. Representatives from all organizations attended a reception at the Secretary of State'…
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden staff are gearing up for the 32nd annual Lights Before Christmas. The popular holiday lights spectacular will begin Saturday, and take place on select evenings through December 30.
Cheryl Shumpert became the owner of the former Carolina Tropic Tanning Salon in 2016. Since taking over, she has rebranded the business to make it her own, including changing the name to LexingTAN.
Richland County Coroner Gary Watts released the name of the individual who died Monday after being shot multiple times on the 4000 block of Winter Park Drive, Columbia.
Networking with other small business owners and learning about resources available to help them succeed are among the most valued aspects of participating in the Columbia Chamber of Commerce.
It was announced Monday afternoon that the popular dinner and dessert spot, Nonnah's, will be closing. The restaurant is located at 923 Gervais St., and has been a staple in Columbia for 23 years.
Not all military personnel serve a nine-to-five. Additionally, the call to serve does not always involve picking up their whole life to start a career.