Even as our nation mourns the loss of children and their caregivers in the horrific shooting in Newtown, Conn., we should remember the light that shines from those in our community working to improve the lives of children.
Whether it's in the middle of a war zone or a seeming oasis of peace in a quiet community, no one is immune to mayhem from someone bent on killing themselves and others.
This year has been a year and a half.
The Concert for a Cause, set for 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22 at Greenbrier High School, aims to raise funds to help dialysis patients.
Columbia County current events calendar for Dec. 19, 2012
Paul Anderson, of Evans, will undergo a kidney transplant procedure in January. His son, Kevin Anderson, organized a fundraiser and raffle to offset medical costs.
A little maintenance can prevent holiday fires.
Hoping instead to see what a new "Opportunty Zone" designation will bring, commissioners Tuesday rejected a Martinez rezoning that would have allowed construction of a rental storage facility.
Operation Handwarmer volunteers met Tuesday to prepare care packages for deployed soldiers.
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