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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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Questions, concerns arise as trooper-involved shooting investigation continues

Two weeks removed from the trooper-involved shooting at the Circle K on Broad River Road in Columbia, questions and concerns are starting to grow louder. Authorities say Lance Corporal S.M. Groubert stopped a driver for a seat belt violation.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Free Times

Columbia's Turku Returns to Its Vibrant Middle Eastern Fusion

Columbia has produced some eclectic music over the years, but none of it tops the ethnic polyglot presented by Turku . As much a visual production as a musical one, the group's costuming and dancing combine with traditions of Middle Eastern song, conjuring a little bit of Istanbul anywhere the band plays.

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Free Times

Concerts in Columbia: Sept 18-24

Art Garfunkel - Intimate but awkward, pretentious but also pretty priceless, Art Garfunkel's recent stop at the Columbia Museum of Art contained as many flat notes as soaring ones. The stories and writings he shared between songs were occasionally hilarious and touching; they were also frequently long-winded and tedious.

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Free Times

Openings in Columbia SC: The Maze Runner, This is Where I Leave You

The Maze Runner It looks like The Hunger Games. But with more mazes. This is Where I Leave You Honoring their father's last wish, an estranged family spends a week under one roof.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Soon You Can Pay Your Columbia Parking Ticket Online

Soon You Can Pay Your Columbia Parking Ticket Online Columbia City Council Members approved the funding for several items Tuesday night for the Police Department and Parking Service. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1s5T1qe Columbia, SC - Columbia City Council Members approved the funding for several items Tuesday night for the Police Department and Parking Service.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Chief Suggests Building a State-of-the-Art Crime Lab

Chief Suggests Building a State-of-the-Art Crime Lab Chief Holbrook says drug lab will remain closed until long term action can be developed. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1s5HU0t Columbia, SC - There was a lot of back and forth discussion at the City of Columbia work session Tuesday afternoon about what to do with the city's crime lab.

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WIS-TV Columbia

Midlands Top Ten: What's Happening in the Midlands

Looking for something to do? Look no longer! We've got you covered with a great variety of offerings in this week's Top Ten Events in the Midlands! Enjoy a delightful evening with your friends and neighbors while enjoying the sounds of Columbia Community Drum Circle and The Business . Enjoy a beer and dinner from a selection of local restaurants.

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CBS Local

Man Pleads Guilty in 1992 D.C. Homicide

Prosecutors say a man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the 1992 shooting death of a man in Washington's East Potomac Park. Lamont Terry pleaded guilty Tuesday in D.C. Superior Court.

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WIS-TV Columbia

Two-year-old case of nurse in hit-and-run still perplexes investigators

Two years ago today, Lindsay Bires, a nurse at Palmetto Health Richland was hit by a car while standing outside the hospital on her break. In those two years, Columbia police investigators continue to be dogged by a lack of leads and information in this case.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Police: Marijuana Plants Found in Chicken Coop

Police: Marijuana Plants Found in Chicken Coop Columbia police say they found marijuana plants growing in a chicken coop. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1s5oZ5U Officers say they discovered four plants that were between between eight and ten feet tall that had an approximate street value of $30,000.

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FITSNews

SCDSS Hearing Focuses On Case Workers

S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley was personally challenged to submit an "executive plan" to reform her troubled welfare agency within the next two weeks. Haley's troubled Department of Social Services was blistered by state lawmakers at a hearing in Columbia, S.C. this week - with intense scrutiny devoted to the number of case workers the agency assigns to child welfare cases .

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Asbury Park Press

Chris Christie campaigns in North & South Carolina

Chris Christie campaigns in North & South Carolina Gov. Chris Christie does a campaign swing through the Carolinas today.

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WWWQ-FM Atlanta

Icona Pop to Headline REVERB Campus Consciousness Tour

Swedish duo Icona Pop will headline this year's REVERB Campus Consciousness tour, which supports environmental efforts at colleges across the country. This year's tour will also support female student leaders.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Deputies: Woman Shoved, Robbed at Walmart

The incident happened around 3:30 a.m. in the parking lot of the store located at 10060 Two Notch Road. The victim told officers she was approached by two unknown men, one of whom grabbed her purse, while the other shoved her to the ground.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Last day for TV deals before Black Friday

Last day for TV deals before Black Friday Today's the day to save big on TVs, mounts. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1s4N50B COLUMBIA, S.C. -- In my continued quest to save you time and money, I have an important price alert to impart today.

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ESPN to televise South Carolina - Missouri game

Columbia, S.C. The South Carolina-Missouri football game, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 27 will kick at 7 p.m. ET and will be televised nationally on ESPN, it was announced by the league office today.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

NewsOne

Re: Johnnie Clark Gets Jail Time For Praising God Too Loudly! | News One

Pastor Apostle Johnnie Clark is facing a two-week jail stint for reportedly allowing his congregants to praise the Lord too loudly! According to WLTX , the good Rev., who heads the Rehoboth United Assemblies Church has violated the city noise limits of Columbia, S.C., by singing, shouting, dancing, and drumming, and neighbors have summoned police more thn 50 times with complaints about the over-animated Holy Rollers. The church has been a neighborhood fixture for some 25 years, and as folks move out of the area and new ones trickle in, the tolerance factor for the noise is apparently not the same.

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Free Times

Attitude Swing Leads Gamecocks to Victory Over Bulldogs

While exposing the Georgia Bulldogs as the overrated fraud that they are generally are these days , we learned a lot about this season's USC football team this weekend. First and foremost it was clear from the intensity demonstrated on the field that the Gamecocks, who had struggled with fundamentals in their first two games, have awakened and are now playing with the spirit of a champion even if the skill is not quite there yet.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Alternative Ways to Discipline a Child

Learning to how discipline your child can be a process. "I think parents struggle with that sometimes because they've got Alternative Ways to Discipline a Child Columbia, SC, -- Learning to how discipline your child can be a process.

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The Star

Sen. Ted Cruz returns to S.C. to raise money for GOP

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is back in South Carolina to help raise money for the state Republican Party's election efforts. A ticket for lunch only is $40.

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