Christmas on the River Scheduled -
Christmas on the River is scheduled for Sunday, December 8 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., and is sponsored by the West Columbia Beautification Foundation as a major fundraiser to continue beautification projects in West Columbia. Several homes in Congaree Park as well as some units in Bridgepoint Condominiums, including all four penthouses, will be decortated for Christmas as part of the tour. The evening will conclude with music by "Heart and Soul" performing from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Stove River Restaurant along with finger foods and a cash bar. Cost per person is $25 which includes the tour of homes and the music performance at Stone River. Mark your calendar now and plan to attend. Tickets will be available shortly by contacting West Columbia City Hall. Group discounts will be available.

Beautification Project Has Contract on New Project -
A contract has been awarded for a major beautification project at the intersecton of Highway 378 and Klapman Blvd. Landscaping will begin shortly and take place on all 4 quadrants of that intersection and is scheduled to be completed by April, 2014. All donations to The West Columbia Beautification Foundation, a 501(c) 3 foundation, are tax deductible. Contributions can be sent to West Columbia City Hall, 200 North 12 Street, to the attention of Jennifer Cunningham, Treasurer.