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On Friday, November 19, Riverbanks Zoo and Garden will open its gates for the 23rd annual Lights Before Christmas, an event that has become a holiday tradition for many Midlands families.
Long a Midlands holiday tradition, the Carillon Carolers have been bringing smiles to the faces of their listeners and creating musical Christmas memories since 1988. Performing four singers at a time as an SATB quartet, soprano Dana Fore, manager/alto Rosanne McDowell, tenor Chan Shealy, bass Hal McIntosh, and other members of the group dress in [...]
By William Thrift | Photography by Lisa Willson Masterful Demonstration by Rebekah Cline It wasn’t easy trying to imagine a crisp winter day when Rebekah Cline of Rebekah’s Garden demonstrated the art of planting a wreath. On a typical September Saturday in Columbia, the air was still, the humidity was up, and the temperature hovered [...]
Cover Story The Living Wreath Rebekah Cline guides us through designing and assembling a living wreath. Cover Photography by John Wrightenberry Features Lake Murray: Harnessing Power The Lorick House provides visitors to the Lake Murray area with a welcome that has an historic flair. The Other Side of the Windows Use your outdoor living area [...]