Richland County looking to build a sports complex to attract huge travel tournaments | Columbia News

COLUMBIA — More than 90 youth baseball teams poured into northeast Columbia in April to participate in a travel tournament affiliated with Major League Baseball’s Atlanta Braves. The visitors spent about $275,000 while here competing at Kelly Mill Sports Complex in Elgin. Richland County Council Chairman Paul Livingston attended and offered remarks to the participants; the … Read more

Education: Columbia City students christen “miniboat” before it sets sail for Japan | News

Visiting Japan is likely a distant dream in most of our minds, but for one miniboat, designed and built by a class of Columbia City 5th graders, hitting Japan’s coast is in its near future. An educational program out of the Columbia River Maritime Museum in Astoria, simply dubbed the “Miniboat Program,” is working with … Read more