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  • Change Your Clock – Change Your Battery

    Daylight Savings Time ends this Sunday, November 2nd and Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins and the Columbia Fire Department would like to remind citizens that as they set their clocks an hour back, they should also test their smoke alarms and … Continued


    It’s the time of the year for festive costumes, endless candy, spooky jack-o-lanterns, and creepy decorations, Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins and the Columbia Fire Department urges the communities of the City of Columbia and Richland County to be safe this Halloween. … Continued

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Columbia Weather

Saturday 11/01 70%
Periods of rain. Becoming windy in the afternoon. Snow may mix in early. High 51F. Winds NW at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 70%. Rainfall around a half an inch.
Sunday 11/02 0%
Sunny skies. High 56F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Monday 11/03 0%
Sunny. High 64F. Winds light and variable.


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