Under the Stars: a 20th anniversary

The Columbia Public Schools Foundation celebrated 20 years of giving to teachers and students at Under the Stars: a 20th anniversary celebration on Thursday, Sept. 29 at Cedar Creek Resort. “Entertainment Tonight” correspondent and CPS alum Nischelle Turner served as the emcee, and the event’s honorary chairs were Dr. Russell Thompson and Dr. James Ritter. The event’s honorees were founder Lynnanne Baumgardner and CPSF board member Sally Silvers.