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Columbia, South Carolina is located in Richland County. Zip codes in Columbia, SC include 29240, 29226, and 29229. The median home price in Columbia is $139,900. More Columbia information.

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3 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

Reputed gangster pleads guilty in kidnapping plot

A South Carolina woman who authorities say is a gang member known as "Lady Jamaica" has admitted lying to federal agents during their investigation of the kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor's father.

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10 hrs ago | The Union Daily Times

Right on the line

Billy Graham and Jeff Mcbrayer along with supporters from the Whitmire community gathered Aug. 21 to officially open County Line Steak and Seafood Company.

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14 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

BRIEF: Hilton Head chamber employees attend tourism seminar [The State (Columbia, S.C.) :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 29--Three Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce employees have completed a weeklong marketing seminar, according to a news release.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Sheheen Aims More Attacks at Haley Over DSS,a

Columbia, SC Democratic candidate for governor Vincent Sheheen aimed more attacks Thursday at Gov. Nikki Haley over problems at DSS.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Police: Columbia Missing Man Found in N.C.

Police: Columbia Missing Man Found in N.C. Columbia, SC Columbia police say that an elderly man missing since Wednesday has been found.

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WIS-TV Columbia

Boil water advisory issued in Columbia

The City of Columbia Water Works advises water customers of 3600 Block of Ridgewood Avenue, 1100 Block of Miller Avenue and 3600 Block of North Main Street located in Richland County, to vigorously boil their water for at least one full minute prior to drinking or cooking.

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WIS-TV Columbia

Aggies invade State House for 'Midnight Yell'

"One of the things in Columbia is the capitol," Wood said. "It's an historic building and a beautiful building.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

RFID Blocker: Save yourself from ID Theft

It's an unfortunate reality of our digital age. Thieves are now extremely advanced when it comes to stealing your credit card RFID Blocker: Save yourself from ID Theft COLUMBIA, S.C. -- It's an unfortunate reality of our digital age.

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The Arizona Republic

State court: Workers' comp OK for kickball injury

Have you ever been hurt in a company softball or kickball game? The South Carolina Supreme Court says you may be entitled to workers' compensation.

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Evening Sun

Rapper Mike Jones? No, but nice try by would-be burglar, Richmond police say

Jones, a Houston-area rapper, likes to use the catchphrase "Who? Mike Jones?" in his music and at concerts, but now police believe his name is being used for another reason -- a scam.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WIS-TV Columbia

2 arrested in Dollar General armed robbery

Police say a 48-year-old man was arrested after he exposed to himself to several people at a Mount Pleasant hotel and sent a message to a hotel tenant advertising the act.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Suspect Arrest in Robbery on Benedict Campus

Columbia, SC (WLTX0 - Chief Haywood Bazemore 8.25.14 Benedict community park....hyatt & laurel dark blue 4-door dodege ram truck 5 victims & Suspect Arrest in Robbery on Benedict Campus Columbia, SC (WLTX0 - Chief Haywood Bazemore 8.25.14 Benedict community park....hyatt & laurel dark blue 4-door dodege ram truck 5 victims & Check out this story on ... (more)

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The Reporter

Woman accused of setting fire with burned bacon

A Utah woman accused of using a pound of bacon to start a fire in her ex-boyfriend's house will stand trial on arson charges.

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Alamogordo Daily News

John Lennon's killer sorry for being 'an idiot'

Chapman told the parole board he's sorry for "being such an idiot" and seeking notoriety the way he did.

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Silver City Sun-News

Justin Bieber's 'Saturday Night Live' antics didn't impress cast

In the new edition of "Live From New York: An Uncensored History Of Saturday Night Live," written by James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales, the former "SNL" star says working with the Beebs was a singular experience.

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Alamogordo Daily News

'Cops' crew member killed in Omaha police shooting

Omaha police say officers' gunfire killed 'Cops' television show crew member and a robbery suspect at a fast-food restaurant.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Israeli PM declares victory over Hamas in Gaza war

Israel's prime minister has declared victory in the Gaza war against Hamas, saying a cease-fire deal gave nothing to the Islamic militant group.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Ethics Panel Rules Mayor Properly Reported Trip

Ethics Panel Rules Mayor Properly Reported Trip Columbia, SC - The State Ethics Commiission says Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin properly filed his statement of economic interest from a Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1tJTtaX Columbia, SC - The State Ethics Commission says Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin properly filed his ... (more)

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Man pleads guilty in death of Illinois officer

A South Carolina man has pleaded guilty in a vehicle crash that killed an on-duty Pontiac officer and his police dog last year.

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Post and Courier

Gov. Rick Perry and S.C. House share space in Columbia

For those following the schedule on the marquee, the S.C. House has a one-day special session Wednesday followed by an appearance at a state GOP fundraiser by Texas Gov. Rick Perry.

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