Events Family Fun Things to Do Family Fun! Fun for Kids Halloween Hauntings Fun Uncategorized

Haunted Houses, Fall Fest and More

Other Halloween Events: Boo at the Zoo: Deceased Farms Scarecrows In The Garden Hollywood Horror Escape Rooms  Fall Festival Spooktacular in the Square​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Trick or Treat Trail & Movie in the Park So the Story Goes Escape Room – Haunted Park Trick or Treating in Five Points Halloween Hoopla Dark Castle Haunted Attractions Gilbert House of Terror Terror Falls Kreepy Hollow […]

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Events Our Schools

Order of the Flame Gala

The Richland Two Order of the Flame has been established to recognize graduates, employees and friends of Richland Two schools whose civic, professional or volunteer activities have enriched the lives of others in the district through significant contributions of time, talent or resources to the school district, his/her community and/or profession. The second class of […]

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Museums & Galleries

Fall is the official start of the “Art Season” and the Museums and Galleries in Metro Columbia runneth over in fantastic and thoughtful work. Below are just a few exhibits we think you can’t miss. Get off your couch and hop on the Comet and check out at all the beautiful (and sometimes weird) art shows […]

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Our Neighborhoods

Mungo Homes to Replace Homes Ruined by Flood

Mungo Construction, founded by Mungo Homes, is boosting Richland County’s efforts to help residents displaced by the 2015 flood. As part of a federally funded program to replace single-family homes severely damaged by the flooding, Mungo Construction is demolishing existing buildings and constructing new houses, which will allow residents to return to their communities. In […]

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Meeting Street Artisan Market… Your New Saturday Fun Spot!

The City of West Columbia’s Meeting Street Artisan Market is open every Saturday, from 9 AM – 1 PM, through November 23, 2019, under the pavilion, at 425 Meeting Street, West Columbia, SC, in the Interactive Art Park. The market includes vendors selling original art, crafts, foods, and produce. The City of West Columbia invites […]

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17 Richland One Schools Ranked Among Nation’s Healthiest Schools

Richland One is setting the pace as a national and state leader in creating healthy schools. Seventeen Richland One schools have been recognized by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation as being among the healthiest schools in the nation. Of the 32 South Carolina schools earning the recognition this year, more than half are Richland […]

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Family Fun Things to Do Family Fun! Grown Up Fun! Learning Something New Richland Library

Costume Designer Named Richland Library’s Artist-in-Residence

For Immediate ReleaseSeptember 16, 2019Meet Maker & Costume Designer Margaret “Markie” GaddisColumbia, SC– A local artist, known for her true Renaissance personality, is sharing her talents with Richland Library and the community this fall. We’re excited to welcome Margaret “Markie” Gaddis as our next artist-in-residence, starting September 16. A South Carolina native, Markie is an artist, maker and costume designer. She has […]

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14 Richland One Seniors Named 2020 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists!

Fourteen Richland One high school seniors have been named semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. Nationwide, more than 16,000 seniors are competing in this prestigious national program which awards scholarships to academically talented students. In this high- stakes competition, students will compete for 7,600 scholarships worth $31 million. Finalists will be selected in […]

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