Chappelle Broome, Director of Human Resources and Diversity for Columbia Metropolitan Airport, has been selected to serve on the 2017-2019 Midlands Education Business Alliance (MEBA) Board of Directors. The mission of MEBA is to connect students of all ages, parents and educators to career opportunities through business partnerships, training and resources. MEBA works across Fairfield, […]
Monday – Let’s Talk Race Series – Monday, July 24, 2017 from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM at Richland Library, 1431 Assembly St, Columbia, South Carolina. Join Richland Library from 6:30 – 8 p.m., Monday, July 24 at our Main location (1431 Assembly Street) to continue the Let’s Talk Race Series. In an effort to peacefully address the topic of […]
The public is invited to join the South Carolina NAACP and the Business School at Claflin University for the annual African American Economic Summit on Saturday, August 5, 2017. Attendance is free and you are encouraged to register in advance online at https://aaes2017.eventbrite.com. The theme, Preparing African Americans for Today’s Global Market, reflects the strong focus that will be placed on […]
In 2003, Tracy graduated from Richland School District Two’s Spring Valley High School. While there, she became the first African American female student body president. She went on to be accepted to Stanford University in California where she majored in American Studies. Oliver graduated from Stanford in 2008 and continued her studies with the Peter Stark Producing Program at the University of Southern California. She graduated in 2010 and started working right away on a number of screenwriting projects.
“This is a significant issue of public health,” Mayor Steve Benjamin said Tuesday, as he urged residents to take precautions to protect themselves from mosquito bites and to eliminate areas of standing water where mosquitoes might breed. While people shouldn’t panic, he said, they should be vigilant.
Friday – Teen Neighborhood Block Party – Friday, July 21, 2017 from 9:00 PM – 12:00 PM at Reid Chapel AME Church Gymnasium, 704 Gabriel Street, Columbia, South Carolina. Teen Neighborhood Block Party. Safe Fun Environment. FREE ADMISSION!!! Game Prizes and Live DJ. A Jazzy Night With Dewayne Johnson – Friday, July 21, 2017 from 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm at […]
Columbia, S.C.– Gaining nationwide recognition for the distinctive resources, services and programs that it provides the community, Richland Library officially received the 2017 National Medal for Museum and Library Service during a ceremony at the National Archives Museum in Washington, D.C. on Monday, July 17, 2017. Executive Director Melanie Huggins joined the director from the Institute […]
COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Chamber will host the 115th Annual Gala, presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield, Thursday, September 28, 2017. The award, which is presented to a member of the community who exemplifies outstanding business ethics and has influenced positive promotion and preservation of the greater Midlands, will be presented to University of […]
701 Center for Contemporary Art seeks submissions for the 701 CCA South Carolina Biennial 2017, a survey exhibition of work by contemporary South Carolina artists. The exhibition will be held at 701 Center for Contemporary Art in Columbia. The 701 CCA S.C. Biennial 2017 will be presented in two parts with openings in September and […]
Columbia, SC, July 18, 2016 – PERLON, The Filament Company, in cooperation with the Midlands Fatherhood Coalition – Lexington presents a Job Fair on Saturday, July 22nd from 9:00 a.m. until Noon at the Midlands Fatherhood Coalition – Lexington office at 943 E. Main Street, Lexington, SC 29072. Please Bring a CURRENT RESUME. Perlon is now hiring for […]
The Red Piano Too Art Gallery is hosting its twenty seventh (27th) Annual Summer Show on Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 10:00am until 4:00pm. The theme for the show is: “The South Carolina Lowcountry: An Artistic Inspiration.” Artists are special people. They only need to look outside to find inspiration to fuel their creative juices. […]
The BullStreet Neighborhood has received key federal and city approval to implement a new storm water management plan to reduce downstream flooding in some areas during storms, and recreate natural habitat by bringing Smith Branch Creek to the surface on the property while also creating a two-acre pond within the planned 20-acre public park. Another […]