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A special documentary screening of NO ADDRESS: Columbia, SC, directed by Caletta Harris will premiere at the Luminal Theater and Curiosity Coffee Bar on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.

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SC Uplift Community Outreach held a press conference on Thursday, September 9, 2021 in Chester South Carolina to announce that they have  been awarded one million dollars through the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Older Adult Home Modification Program (OAHMP).

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The Carolina Panorama has launched a platform for the experts in their industries.  "This platform will allow business owners to showcase their knowledge and company.  Be the expert in their industry," Says Nathaniel Abraham, Jr.  Publisher.  

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The Hills Management Group (also known as HMG) has come back with some updates to better help the community with all their printing needs. In 2015, they were established as a full service, stand alone print shop. Now they have come out with some mobile printing sites to add to the business.

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The campus community will convene on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 10 a.m. in the Garrick-Boykin Human Development Center for the college’s Annual Fall Convocation. Tonya Brown, General Assignment Reporter at WPDE/ABC News 15, will be the convocation speaker.

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Sowing Seeds Into the Midlands founder Zakiya Mickle thanks the crowd for attending her Jazz Fundraising Brunch at Chayz Lounge on Saturday. The fundraiser was part of the Midlands Gives 8/28 Give Campaign, which was designed to help minority-focused community service organizations to raise …

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Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia L. Fudge traveled to Columbia, South Carolina on Monday, August 30, to highlight the importance of vaccinations and discuss housing-related issues. Secretary Fudge was joined by U.S. Congressman James E. Clyburn and Columbia Mayor Steve Be…

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Harlem’s Closet was established in 2017 by like-minded sneaker friends Kenneth Joyner, Tresban Rodgers and Andrew Davis. The shop held its grand opening on August 14, 2021 in downtown Columbia.

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On September 11, 2021, the Foundation will host the 15th Annual James R. Clark Memorial Sickle Cell Walk virtually. One of Columbia’s most notable community figures, the World Famous Mr. Johnny Green, Radio Personality, KISS103.1 FM, will serve as the 2021 Walk Ambassador. Mr. Green has serv…

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On Wednesday, August 11, 2021, Diane Sumpter, President and CEO of DESA, Inc., represented small and minority business owners on a virtual roundtable discussion with President Joe Biden. During the discussion, Sumpter said that it’s clear that vaccines are the path back to normal, and the sm…

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As the saying goes, a new perspective brings on new challenges and as a result creates opportunities. Mr. Donald McCutcheon thinks this phrase certainly will be a focal point for his Orangeburg Innovative Empowerment Center, (OIEC). There is a great proverb, and the value of these words stil…

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Multiples of the Midlands (The MoM Club) will host its fall/winter consignment sale on Saturday, August 14, 2021, from 7 a.m. to noon. The M.O.M. (Mothers of Multiples) Sale is held bi-annually, featuring gently-used items for children at greatly reduced prices. Organized by volunteer member…

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The St. Andrews Democrats (Dems) unit of the Richland County Democratic Party (RCDP) will hold a Community Awareness event on Saturday, August 14 from 12 noon to 3:00 pm on the grounds of the Elm Abode Mansion, 1330 Elm Abode Terrace, Columbia, SC 29210.

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The American Library Association’s Black Caucus presented the 2021 Distinguished Service to the Library Profession Award to Ida Williams Thompson during its NCAAL XI National Conference, originating from Tulsa, Oklahoma. This award is presented to an individual who has made significant and e…

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In a recent announcement by the South Carolina Department of Corrections, South Carolina officially has the lowest recidivism rate in the country. In a press conference, Director of SC Department of Corrections, Bryan Stirling, credits the herculean efforts by SC wardens, cabinet agencies, a…

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“I’ll tell you what freedom is to me. No fear.” - Nina Simone. This quote is very dear to visual to this article’s featured youth entrepreneur, Najee Reese. Najee is a self-taught visual artist from Hopkins, South Carolina. This 22-year-old mother of one has been blessed to focus on her art …

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Jackson Creek Elementary School fifth grade teacher, Susan Stokes is 2021 South Carolina D.A.R.E. Educator of the Year. D.A.R.E. is a Drug Abuse Resistance Education program that provides comprehensive drug prevention curricula to students throughout South Carolina classrooms and around the …

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The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) is proud to announce that Pamela Bynoe-Reed, the organization’s Director of Marketing & Community Affairs/PIO has been selected by Integrated Media Publishing as one of the 2021 SC Women in Business: Women to Watch.