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The biggest musical to ever perform in Columbia will debut Wednesday night at the Koger Center. Broadway’s Wicked cast will be entertaining crowds from Jan. 22 to Feb. 9. The show is described as “the untold true story of the witches of Oz.”

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Sunday, Jan. 19, marks one year since Brandon Zinn’s life changed forever. He was on his way to work as a Columbia Fire Department trainee when his motorcycle was hit (by an allegedly impaired driver). Zinn was critically injured and lost his left leg. However, he refused to let his childhoo…

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South Carolina State Museum visitors will soon have the opportunity to observe foot prints, splatter patterns and scenes of 1890s London while journeying through The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. It will combine science with history and culture to bring to life the historic un…

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Columbia, the wait is over. Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will perform at Colonial Life Arena for one night only, THURSDAY, April 23 at 8 PM, as part of Jimmy Buffett’s Slack Tide Tour 2020.

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From Cafe Strudel and Terra to Bricks and Stones Pizza Company and Compton’s Kitchen, West Columbia has some of the most popular restaurants around. And the Christmas season is one of the busiest times of the year for those establishments.

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“To protect and to serve” is the motto for many law enforcement agencies, and “serve” can mean many things for police officers. Saturday in Columbia, it meant making the holidays brighter for more than four dozen kids.

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The annual Holiday Parade of Lights begins at 5:30 p.m., this Saturday (Dec. 14.) The parade runs through the middle of West Columbia, after starting in Cayce. It is the only “night time” parade in the Midlands, and it is one of the most anticipated parades of the Christmas season.

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Gov. Henry McMaster, First Lady Peggy McMaster, and the First Family invite South Carolinians and their families to join them for a Christmas Open House on Monday, December 9, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the Governor's Mansion. Santa, Mrs. Claus, and their elves will be present to greet guest…

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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.

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Showers are expected in the early morning hours of Sunday. The rain will continue until the middle of the day. Rain totals could be as much as a quarter of an inch. Skies are expected to become clear Sunday afternoon.

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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.

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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.

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Black Rooster was opened in August by premier Chef Kristian Niemi. The French bistro-themed establishment is a part of West Columbia’s Brookland complex. Reviews of the food have been outstanding. Large crowds are also drawn to Black Rooster’s rooftop bar that offers a magnificent view of th…