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Sean McCrossin

Sean McCrossin

Before my businesses were here, I was in Five Points -- hanging out, going to Gourmet Shop and Papa Jazz. Spending time in...

Sam Suaudom

Sam Suaudom

I’m a townie; I was born here. Military is compulsory in Thailand, and my father took his air force experience and...

Randy Dennis

Randy Dennis

We have a lot of repeat business. That’s what we’ve built the store on over the years; customer service is a priority. It’s...

Duncan MacRae

Duncan MacRae

I am a co-owner of Yesterday’s – a corner tavern with an American menu – along with my business partner Daryl Barnes and my...

Tameika Isaac Devine

Tameika Isaac Devine

Councilwoman Tameika Issac Devine’s favorite thing about Five Points is the area has something for someone at every stage...

Teresa Wilson

Teresa Wilson

City Manager Teresa Wilson has lived in famously hot Columbia, South Carolina all her life. She remembers trips to Pecknel...

Murray Coleman

Murray Coleman

Raised in Columbia, United Way’s Murray Coleman is no stranger to Five Points. His first memory was at the Elbow Room and...

Mike Brenan

Mike Brenan

Although not from Columbia, BB&T’s South Carolina Regional President Mike Brenan got here as soon as he could. When...

Dave Britt

Dave Britt

Dave Britt, Executive Director of the Rosewood Merchants Association, reminisces on his first time seeing a live band at a...