Columbia Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Columbia, SC.

Results 1 - 20 of 53 for "u:stamfordadvocate.com" in Columbia, SC

  1. Koala named Katherine from LA welcomed at Florida zooRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Palm Beach Zoo curator Nancy Nill said in a news report that Katherine the koala is part of the Species Survival Plan. She made her coast-to-coast journey on a commercial flight and will be quarantined for 30 days, which is mandatory for all incoming animals at the West Palm Beach zoo.

    Comment?

  2. After failure of SC nuke plant, backers seek federal aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Sept. 21, 2016 file photo, unit one of the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station near Jenkinsville, S.C., is viewed during a media tour of the facility.

    Comment?

  3. Johnson out to prove his game is back at PGA ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Dustin Johnson hits his second shot from a fairway during practice for the PGA Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Aug. 7, 2017. /The Charlotte Observer via AP) less Dustin Johnson hits his second shot from a fairway during practice for the PGA Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Aug. 7, 2017.

    Comment?

  4. The Latest: Sorry, no refunds for now-abandoned nuke projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Norwalk Citizen News

    This April 9, 2012 file photo shows construction well underway for two new nuclear reactors at the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station in Jenkinsville, S.C. South Carolina's state-owned public utility has voted to stop construction on two billion-dollar nuclear reactors. The reactors were set to be among the first new nuclear reactors built in the U.S. in decades, but the vote by Santee Cooper's board on Monday, July 31, 2017 likely ends their future.

    Comment?

  5. Tebow hits St Lucie, the next step of his baseball journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this April 6, 2017, file photo, Columbia Fireflies outfielder Tim Tebow looks out from the dugout before the team's minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets in Columbia, S.C. Tebow has been promoted to the New York Mets' high Class A affiliate in St. Lucie, Fla. General manager Sandy Alderson announced the move before the Mets' 8-2 win at San Francisco on Sunday, June 25. less FILE- In this April 6, 2017, file photo, Columbia Fireflies outfielder Tim Tebow looks out from the dugout before the team's minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets in Columbia, S.C. Tebow ... more If he's the world's most popular minor league .220 hitter, that's just fine with the new left fielder for the St. Lucie Mets .

    Comment?

  6. The Latest: US mayors OK plan to use only renewable energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A bipartisan group of mayors from across the country has unanimously backed an ambitious commitment for U.S. cities to run entirely on renewable sources such as wind and solar in two decades. As the U.S. Conference of Mayors wrapped up in Miami Beach on Monday, leaders from more than 250 cities voted on symbolic resolutions pushing back against President Donald Trump on climate change and immigration.

    Comment?

  7. The Latest: Minimal DNC role may have helped Democrat in SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Republican Ralph Norman smiles after being given a hat as he speaks to supporters at a campaign party in Rock Hill, S.C., Tuesday, June 20, 2017, after winning the South Carolina's 5th Congressional District. Republican Ralph Norman smiles after being given a hat as he speaks to supporters at a campaign party in Rock Hill, S.C., Tuesday, June 20, 2017, after winning the South Carolina's 5th Congressional District.

    Comment?

  8. The Latest: Polls closed in race for Mulvaney's replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this May 25, 2017 file photo, Budget Director Mick Mulvaney speaks during a meeting in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington. Voters in South Carolina's 5th Congressional District choose , Tuesday, June 20, 2017, between a Republican, Ralph Norman, backing the Trump administration and a Democrat, Archie Parnell, who claims to be best aligned with district voters to replace Mulvaney.

    Comment?

  9. Tebow says he's loving the minor league grind to get betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In April 6, 2017, file photo, Columbia Fireflies outfielder Tim Tebow smiles during a Class A minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets in Columbia, S.C. Tebow continues to grind in the minor league as he pursues his quest to play pro baseball at the highest level. After two months with the New York Mets Class A affiliate in Columbia, South Carolina, the former Heisman Trophy winner's performance has been inconsistent and there remains no timetable for how long he will remain with the Fireflies.

    Comment?

  10. Tim Tebow ends a weeklong slump with home run, RBI doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In April 6, 2017, file photo, Columbia Fireflies outfielder Tim Tebow smiles during a Class A minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets in Columbia, S.C. Tebow may have found his hitting groove once more with his third home run of the season - and first in six weeks - for the Columbia Fireflies.

    Comment?

  11. FBI: 3 more gang members arrested; 7 still soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Three more people have been taken into custody in connection with a five-state sweep that targeted members of the United Blood Nation gang, and seven more are still being sought. The FBI said in a statement on Friday that two of the suspects were taken into custody Friday morning in Charlotte, while the third turned himself in to authorities in Columbia, South Carolina, on Thursday.

    Comment?

  12. After stint running campaign, UMass' Breneman on NFL radarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Oct. 22, 2016, file photo, Massachusetts tight end Adam Breneman catches a pass against South Carolina linebacker T.J. Holloman during the second half of an NCAA college football game, in Columbia, S.C. After what turned out to be a brief but much-needed sabbatical from football, Adam Breneman has his life in order. He is on track to complete an MBA at the University of Massachusetts, playing on the same team as his best friend and heading into his last college season as one of the best tight ends in the country.

    Comment?

  13. Tebow Watch: Former NFL QB has 1st RBIs in nearly a monthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this April 6, 2017, file photo, Columbia Fireflies' Tim Tebow watches his home run during his first at-bat, during the team's minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets, in Columbia, S.C. Tebow drove in his first runs in nearly a month with two RBIs in the Columbia Fireflies' road-win against the Delmarva Shorebirds on Wednesday, May 10. less FILE - In this April 6, 2017, file photo, Columbia Fireflies' Tim Tebow watches his home run during his first at-bat, during the team's minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets, in Columbia, ... more COLUMBIA, S.C. - Tim Tebow drove in his first runs in nearly a month with two RBIs in the Columbia Fireflies' road-win against the Delmarva Shorebirds.

    Comment?

  14. The Latest: Life, no parole for man in officer's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    This undated photo provided by the Richland County Sheriff's Department shows Jarvis Hall. A hearing is scheduled on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in Richland County, S.C., for Hall charged with killing a police officer at a South Carolina shopping mall nearly two years ago.

    Comment?

  15. Tebow huge draw in the minors, fans packing small stadiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this April 30, 2017 photo, Columbia Fireflies' Tim Tebow accommodates some lucky fans with an autograph before a minor league baseball game against the Hickory Crawdads at L.P. Frans Stadium in Hickory, N.C. The Single A teams of the South Atlantic League are seeing a burst in attendance whenever Tebow and the Columbia Fireflies go on the road.

    Comment?

  16. APNewsBreak: 2 accused of trying to fly drones at SC prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Two men have been arrested after authorities say they tried to fly drones carrying contraband materials into a medium-security South Carolina prison, officials told The Associated Press on Wednesday. According to documents provided to AP, the arrests came after an overnight chase involving the suspects and authorities outside Kershaw Correctional Institution , a men's prison that houses nearly 1,300 inmates.

    Comment?

  17. Tim Tebow's 1st triple highlights latest week in the minorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Thursday, April 6, 2017, file photo, Columbia Fireflies' Tim Tebow watches his home run during his first at-bat, during the team's minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets, in Columbia, S.C. Tebow had his best pro baseball game during the last week of April 2017, going 3-for-4 with his first-ever triple with the Columbia Fireflies. Tebow played four games in left field and two at designated hitter for the New York Mets Class A affiliate in the South Atlantic League.

    Comment?

  18. Tim Tebow has his best week in minors with 6 hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In April 6, 2017, file photo, Columbia Fireflies outfielder Tim Tebow smiles during a Class A minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets in Columbia, S.C. Tebow showed some consistency at the plate this week with two multi-hit games for the Fireflies. less FILE- In April 6, 2017, file photo, Columbia Fireflies outfielder Tim Tebow smiles during a Class A minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets in Columbia, S.C. Tebow showed some consistency at ... more COLUMBIA, S.C. - An update on Tim Tebow 's first season with the Columbia Fireflies, the New York Mets ' Class A affiliate.

    Comment?

  19. The Latest: Prosecutor didn't get officer indictment beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A South Carolina prosecutor who failed last week to get a grand jury to charge a police officer with attempted murder in a 2016 shooting has unsuccessfully sought an indictment against an officer on a similar charge before. A Richland County grand jury refused to indict Forest Acres police officer Robert Cooper after Solicitor Dan Johnson decided to present the case.

    Comment?

  20. APNewsBreak: Grand jury won't indict officer who shot at carRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A grand jury has refused to bring an attempted murder charge against a South Carolina police officer who stepped in front of a teen's car and then fired seven shots at the vehicle as it drove away. Prosecutors sought the indictment against Forest Acres police officer Robert Cooper last week.

    Comment?

Columbia Job Listings
View or post Columbia job listings on Topix.
Columbia Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Columbia from Topix.
Columbia Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Columbia on Topix.