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Latest news from Thestate.com-SC feed

  1. Eclipse viewers scramble for glasses like it’s ‘the day before Christmas’

    08.19 / 16:11 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    Just two days before the eclipse passes over Columbia, eager viewers are still looking for glasses that will allow them to safely watch the big event. Many in the crowd … Click to Continue…
  2. 6 eclipse events you can enjoy Saturday in Columbia

    08.19 / 10:08 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    SATURDAY, AUG. 19 >>> ECLIPSE EVENTS HISTORIC WALKING TOURS AT THE 12,000-YEAR HISTORY PARK IN CAYCE: 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday, starting at Cayce Tennis and Fitness Center. Learn basic facts about … Click to Continue…
  3. USC president Pastides gets pay package aimed at staving off his retirement

    08.18 / 23:23 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    The University of South Carolina Friday took steps to keep Harris Pastides in the president’s house for a few more years, approving a retirement package that will pay the New … Click to Continue »…
  4. SC dentists give time, $600K worth of work at State Fairgrounds free clinic

    08.18 / 23:23 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    Hundreds of teeth were extracted. Thousands of teeth were filled. And of course, there were root canals. That was all part of the once-a-year dental care offered Friday in a … Click to Continue…
  5. Midlands eye doctors are worried about Monday’s eclipse. Here’s why

    08.18 / 22:12 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    Medical professionals in the Columbia area urge everyone excited about Monday’s solar eclipse take be vigilant about protecting your eyes. Their concern comes amid shortening supplies of protective eye wear … Click to Continue »…
  6. BullStreet developer fires retail recruiter, changes shopping village plan

    08.18 / 21:11 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    BullStreet master developer Hughes Development Corp. has fired its retail recruiter and is taking another approach to attract retail to its 30-acre shopping district on the campus of the old … Click to Continue…
  7. USC OK’s $460 million student housing project

    08.18 / 21:11 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    University of South Carolina trustees Friday signed off on a $460 million plan to transform the dilapidated south side of campus into a 3,750-bed “Campus Village” student housing complex. The … Click to Continue »…
  8. Columbia man dies after August 10 collision in northeast Columbia

    08.18 / 21:11 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    A 21-year-old Columbia man died on Tuesday after the motorcycle he was driving was involved in a collision 5 days earlier in northeast Columbia, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said … Click to Continue…
  9. At 2, she sang, danced to entertain Brittons’ customers. Today, she owns the store

    08.18 / 17:56 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    When Stacy Levinson was 2 years old, she sang and danced for the customers at Brittons, her father’s clothing store on Main Street. When she was 5, Levinson and her … Click to Continue »…
  10. Eclipse weekend is here. 5 ways Columbia residents can brace for the traffic, crowds

    08.18 / 15:57 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    Columbia and other Midlands residents need to prepare for the crowds this weekend leading up to 2:41 p.m. on Monday, when the moon will cast a shadow on South Carolina’s … Click to Continue »…
  11. 10 new things at USC this fall

    08.18 / 14:52 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    The University of South Carolina doesn’t sleep, even when students are away for the summer. As students return to campus Tuesday and start classes Thursday, here are 10 new things … Click to Continue »…
  12. How ‘waste not, want not’ became ‘spend more, profit more’

    08.18 / 14:52 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    IT’S GOT to be one of the toughest decisions we ever face: When do we bail? When do we acknowledge that a project we’ve invested in — whether it’s waiting … Click to Continue »…
  13. Eclipse weddings? Yes, Carolinians are lining up to say ‘I do’ in the dark.

    08.18 / 13:49 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    In the realm of happy endings, it’s tough to top a fairy tale wedding that ends with a kiss and a total solar eclipse. So it is understandable that couples … Click to Continue »…
  14. Looking to adopt a pet? Here’s where you can find one for free this weekend

    08.18 / 13:49 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    Excited about the upcoming solar eclipse? How about a free pet? If you’ve been considering adding a bit of dog or cat hair into your diet, you can adopt a … Click to Continue »…
  15. Columbia will be in media spotlight during eclipse — even in Japan

    08.18 / 11:49 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    Columbia will be getting plenty of media coverage during Monday's total eclipse. Among media coming to Columbia: ABC News national will be at Spirit Communications Park during the Fireflies game. … Click to Continue…
  16. 3 eclipse events you can enjoy Friday in Columbia

    08.18 / 10:48 www.thestate.com Thestate.com-SC
    FRIDAY, AUG. 18 >>> ECLIPSE EVENTS HISTORIC COLUMBIA WATER BALLOON BATTLE: 5:30-7 p.m. Friday at Robert Mills House and Gardens. The Historic Water Balloon Battle will use water balloons to … Click to Continue…