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This Week’s Fun!

Oct 28 – Nov  3, 2020 Boo at the Zoo Now – Oct 30 Trick-or-Treat through the Zoo Delight in Ray’s Moonlight Magic Summon the Halloween spirits with the Eeky Freaky DJ Take a spin on the Haunted Carousel (additional fee) Hop aboard the Spooky Spots n’ Stripes Railroad (additional fee) Roast Marshmallows (additional fee) More here. Harbison […]

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In the News Living in Greater Columbia Our Schools

Richland One Teacher to be Featured on NBC’s Today Show

News from Richland One: Southeast Middle School teacher Lekena Ackerman, an award-winning teacher who’s been known to wear colonial outfits and pirate costumes to engage her social studies students, will be featured on NBC’s Today Show on Monday, September 21. A videotaped story about Ms. Ackerman and her students will kick off NBC’s TODAY Education […]

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The Comet in The News

Saving Sarah’s Seat

The COMET Launches “Saving Sarah’s Seat” in Honor of Civil Rights Icon (June 18, 2020) Columbia, SC – The COMET will honor local civil rights icon, Sarah Mae Flemming, in honor of the 66th anniversary of Sarah Mae’s ride (June, 22, 1954). Saving Sarah’s Seat is the awareness campaign launched by The COMET about Ms. […]

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New COMET Bus Service

The COMET Changes Schedule to Enhanced Saturday Level of Service Beginning May 20 (May 18, 2020) Columbia, SC – The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) announced schedule changes from an enhanced Sunday level of service to a Saturday level of service with added routes and increased frequency to accommodate peak demand times. There will […]

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Living in Greater Columbia Our Schools

Crayton Middle School Redesignated as National School to Watch

Crayton Middle School has done it again! Crayton has been redesignated as a National School to Watch for its academic excellence and for creating an outstanding and supportive learning environment for students. Only 20 schools in South Carolina currently hold this distinction, while 450 schools in the nation are Schools to Watch. The honor by […]

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RICHLAND LIBRARY NAMES NEXT ENTREPRENEUR-IN-RESIDENCE

Columbia, SC– Taking the leap into business ownership can be an intimidating endeavor. Richland Library wants you to be prepared for all the rewards and challenges that go along with making that decision. They’re excited to connect the community with their new entrepreneur-in-residence (EiR), Kimico Myers. With more than 25 years of business experience and a Masters […]

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