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Hundreds of reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates and small exotic creatures will be making an appearance in Columbia Jan. 23 and 24 at the Jamil Shrine Center. This will be the first of three Repticons planned for Columbia in 2021.

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DHEC confirmed Wednesday that a raccoon found near M Avenue and Naples Avenue in Cayce has tested positive for rabies. Officials said there are no known human or pet exposures at this time.

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According to the Lexington County Sheriff's Department, deputies arrested three Columbia residents Wednesday after finding catalytic converters and tools commonly used to remove the car parts during a traffic stop near Lake Murray.

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Retired US Air Force Master Sergeant Edwin "Ted" Tufts II is originally from Massachusetts. He's lived in South Carolina for more than 20 years now, but admits he misses the cold weather and snowfall that the north provided. His wife, on the other hand, comically explained to him when he was…

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The Gamecocks women’s basketball team had an impressive week with road wins at 10th-ranked Kentucky Sunday and at Vanderbilt Thursday night. The Gamecocks rallied from nine points down at the half to win in Lexington. In Nashville, it was no contest as Dawn Staley’s team won its 20th straigh…

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Benedict College will be part of a partnership with Propel Center, a new global campus headquartered in Atlanta that will support innovative learning and development for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) nationwide.

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We just flipped the calendar to winter a few weeks ago, but it’s not too soon to start preparing your yard or garden for spring, according to Richland County soil and water experts.

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There was not much initial information available Wednesday following a plane crash that occurred in Columbia's Rosewood neighborhood around 10:30 a.m. However, the Richland County Coroner has now released the information regarding the pilot's identity, who died when the plane crashed into a house.

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Lexington-Richland School District Five will hold its 2021 teacher recruitment event Feb. 6 to give jobseekers an opportunity to learn more about schools and services in the district. Jobseekers will also have the opportunity to talk one-on-one with administrators.

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The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced the following COVID-19 updates as of Tuesday. NOTE: Tuesday's low case counts are due to an internal systems issue at DHEC. Representatives said they are actively working to correct it. Once the issue is resolved wit…

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The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced the following COVID-19 updates as of Monday. NOTE: Monday's low case counts are due to an internal systems issue at DHEC. Representatives said they are actively working to correct it. Once the issue is resolved with …

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Like many small business owners, Angela Sellers struggled to get through 2020. The Fit Columbia owner found her ninth year in business a brutal one, battling like so many others to overcome COVID-19’s obstacles. Her way through it turned out to be an unexpected one: a bigger space.

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Midlands foodies will have the chance to explore local dining options over the next 11 days while participating in Restaurant Week.

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University of South Carolina Athletics reported Thursday that women's basketball has paused all team activities until further COVID-19 test results are received, following COVID testing results from Wednesday. As a result of the combination of the positive test, contact tracing and subsequen…

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There will be a new restaurant coming to the corner of Gervais and Harden streets, scheduled to open in January. 5 Points Chicken & Grill will specialize in a variety of chicken boxes, but also offer other popular food items.