Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Richland models care for seniors

We’ve been working for 50 years to serve the seniors in Richland County who don’t have enough to eat. But in recent years, as the baby boomer generation has matured, the waiting list for our Meals on Wheels program has steadily grown. A few months ago, there were more than 300 seniors waiting to receive food from Meals on Wheels.

Letters to the Editor

Economic development tool needs a boost

South Carolina has been recognized for its innovation in growing wealth and advancing economic prosperity in places where that is difficult to do. But a key tool for this work is expiring: the state’s community development tax credit, which creates tax incentives for investors and donors to fund local entities that help create jobs, build affordable housing and revitalize long-neglected communities.

Videos

Q&A with Miss South Carolina Suzi Roberts

Suzi Roberts was crowned Miss South Carolina on Saturday, June 24, 2017. She spoke with The State newspaper about the big moment, moving onward to Miss America and a career in child advocacy.
Teddy Kulmala/tkulmala@thestate.com
Q&A with Miss South Carolina Suzi Roberts 3:55

Q&A with Miss South Carolina Suzi Roberts

Tim Tebow's best memories of Columbia 1:18

Tim Tebow's best memories of Columbia

Tebow talks baseball progress, lessons learned as he leaves Columbia 3:21

Tebow talks baseball progress, lessons learned as he leaves Columbia

Tebow praises Columbia experience, 'but I'm still not a Gamecock fan' 0:55

Tebow praises Columbia experience, 'but I'm still not a Gamecock fan'