The S.C. Highway Patrol says more than 1,200 wrecks occurred during Tuesday and Wednesday’s icy mess, South Carolina Radio Network reports. Still, we can look down our noses at the spastic snow monkeys of Georgia.
Area homeless packed Midlands shelters in recent days, exceeding capacity in some cases, The Statereports.
South Carolina does an exceptionally lousy job of disclosing subsidies and incentives used by the state to lure in big business, ranking 45th in the nation for its lack of transparency in this area, The Statereports.
Following last night’s State of the Union address by President Obama, U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, who is up for reelection this year, warned that the world is “literally about to blow up.” Corey Hutchins has some fun with that comment.
This Week @ Social
Edward Shouse performs Friday the 21st, and on Saturday Absolut Vodka presents A Night in Sweden, with specialty Absolut drinks and live music by Christian Slick. Follow us!
Make Your Own Beer and Wine!
Come get started on your “liquid hobby” and help us celebrate our 46th year in the Columbia area. Bet Mar Liquid Hobby Shop: 736 St. Andrews Road.
Surreal Innovation Salon Now Open
Columbia’s newest total care spa is now taking appointments and offering $10 off services $25 or more for first time clients. Location, hours, and more info here.
Relaxation, Pain Management, and Stress Relief
Licensed massage therapist Allison Morris of AMR Massage offers 50% off your first session and every 5th session free of charge. Click here for location, hours, and more information.
A Re-Imagined Christmas Carol at Trustus
Watch as five actors perform all the characters of Charles Dickens’ classic story and create a live musical score in a production that had audiences and critics raving last year. Get your tickets here!
Now Hiring in the Vista!
Hickory Tavern is opening mid-December and looking for bartenders, servers, hosts and kitchen staff. Apply in person: Click for details!
SEARCH FREE TIMES
Holiday Wish ListWhere to shop for gift ideas in Columbia this season: