Tuesday Apr 15
Man sentenced to life in Forest Acres killing
A man has pleaded guilty in the 2009 shooting death of a woman at a bank ATM near Columbia in 2009.
Gas line leak clamped off near Forest Drive
A gas line leak that caused several roads in Forest Acres to be closed has been clamped off, according to a spokesperson with the Columbia Fire Department Spokesperson Brick Lewis says a gas line broke Wednesday afternoon in the 3300 block of Harrison Road, which is near the intersection of Forest Drive.
CCT YouTheatre Company to Perform Two Special Easter Productions
The weekend before Easter is going to be jam-packed with fun and amazing theatre as Columbia Children's Theatre presents It's The Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown and Stephen Schwartz 's Godspell Jr. April 10 -13.
Forest Acres Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested
Forest Acres, SC -- Forest Acres Police Chief Gene Sealy announces the arrest of a man suspected of burglary, kidnapping, and sexual assault on March 28th.
The Aiken Standard
Two cases of whooping cough in Pickens County
The Department of Health and Environmental Control said the case at West End Elementary School had possible exposures occurring between March 10 and 21. DHEC regional medical director Dr. Melissa Overman said the case at Forest Acres Elementary School has possible exposures occurring on or before March 27. Pickens County Schools Public Information ... (more)
Whooping cough confirmed at Upstate school
Once you're logged in, at the top of each article, video or slideshow you will see a list of your Facebook friends who recently visited Choose to share stories you'e read with your friends or turn sharing OFF to keep your reading experience anonymous .
Open Studio Tour: A sneak peek of the open doors to art studios
In his studio where he customizes cars, steel artist Curran Stone prepares for the Columbia Open Studios tour on April 5-6.
Columbia yard, garage and estate sales: March 29
Jason Cochran reports from the World's Longest Yard Sale about tips for getting great bargains.
Police: Man Assaults Woman, Ties Up Girl
Forest Acres, SC - Forest Acres police are searching for a man they say is responsible for an assault and robbery at a home Thursday morning.
The Iguanaa s Eyes; Americaa s Longest Siege
The Iguana's Eyes Author: Sean Foley Publisher: Columbia Vista Publishing This just-released young adult novel has a bit of everything: a 13-year-old heroine dealing with grief, a sudden trip to Jamaica, endangered iguanas, mystery, pirates, perilous adventure, a crafty corporation and a journal holding a secret lost for hundreds of years.