Many veterans and civilians in the Midlands spent part of their day visiting the South Carolina Memorial Park in Columbia. A ceremony was held there and Ret. Gen. Steve Siegfried was the speaker. Siegfried was a former commanding general at Fort Jackson.
Columbia's Main Street is packed with music, art, food, fresh vegetables and people at the Soda City Market every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. If you're not going, you're missing out on a 'something for everyone' weekly event. On May 27, 2017, we ask people "What are you doing at Soda City Market today?"
S. Kilbourne Elementary principal Samantha Carlisle praised Richland County deputy and school resource officer Darlene Crawford for her reaction and training in saving a child from choking. Felicia Jeter held her son Kaleb Price as she recalled the ordeal.