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West Columbia fire crews are working to contain a large structure fire on Meeting Street. A fire has the 700 block of Meeting Street shutdown both ways for an unknown amount of time, the West ColumbiaMore >>
A fire at a furniture store in West Columbia had crews busy Sunday evening.More >>
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A Richland County sheriff's deputy was involved in a traffic accident near Interstate 77 and Two Notch Rd Friday, Lt. Curtis Wilson with the Richland County Sheriff's Department said. Wilson said theMore >>
A Richland County sheriff's deputy was involved in a traffic accident near Interstate 77 and Two Notch Rd Friday, Lt. Curtis Wilson with the Richland County Sheriff's Department said. More >>
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - The Dorn Veterans Administration Medical Center in Columbia has a ribbon-cutting for a new center devoted to veterans, including those who've served since the 2001 terrorist attacks.
VA spokesman Kevin McIver says Friday's 11 a.m. ceremony includes an address by Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan Battaglia. He is the senior enlisted adviser to Gen. Martin Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and is the most senior noncommissioned officer in the armed forces.
The 10,000-square-foot center offers a "one-stop shop" for veterans, including those from the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts.
The center offers a variety of services such as primary care, clinical case management, mental health care and pharmacy services.
It also includes caregiver support, outreach services, nutrition care and a chaplain.
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