It was just announced that Richland County Council has just lost one of its 11 members, Richland County Councilman Calvin "Chip" Jackson. Below is a photo of Councilman Jackson working in the community disbursing COVID -19 protective gear.
“We are shocked and saddened at the sudden loss of Chip Jackson,” said Carl W. Blackstone, President and CEO, Columbia Chamber. “He was a good friend and advocate of the Columbia Chamber and the entire business community. Chip will be remembered as someone who choose compassion over partisanship in today’s divisive world. Our sincerest condolences go out to his family and the many people and organizations who have lost such a great leader,” continued Blackstone.