South Carolina leaders including Rep. Clyburn, Mayor Steve Benjamin, State Epidemiologist Dr. Linda Bell, and South Carolina Representative Patricia Moore spoke during the virtual event, along with other leaders in the community.
The COMET is honoring one of South Carolina’s civil rights icons, Sarah Mae Flemming, through its “Saving Sarah’s Seat” campaign to spotlight her contributions to the civil rights movement in our state and country.
A Midlands group is inviting the community to join them as the recreate the historic Million Man March, this weekend, in the wake of national unrest after the death of George Floyd. That’s happening at the Martin Luther King Junior Park in Columbia, Sunday, June 14.
WIS-TV evening anchor Alicia Barnes and sunrise anchor Kamie Roesler will be the MCs at Friday’s Midlands Heart Ball. Under the Sea is the theme as the American Heart Association celebrates its 30th year of the event.