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The Playlist: Live Review: Jack White

FT Roundup: Everyone Talking about Video of S.C. Trooper Shooting Unarmed Man

Nibbles and Sips: Columbia Resident Vying for Big Dough in Sandwich Contest

Arts Beat: Brooklyn Rider Tears It Up at USC School of Music

The Side Line: Positive Takeaways From the Missouri Loss

Special Sections

The Side Line: USC vs Missouri

Bites & Sights Columbia SC Visitors Guide Fall 2014

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FT Roundup: Former Chapin Town Clerk in Hot Water with Ethics Commission

Nibbles and Sips: Columbia Resident Vying for Big Dough in Sandwich Contest

FT Roundup: Harrell Due in Court Monday Morning

Photo Gallery: ESPN College GameDay at the USC Horseshoe

Arts Beat: 701 CCA Announces Prize 2014 Finalists

The Side Line: Positive Takeaways From the Missouri Loss

The Playlist: Under the Radar: The Mike Dillon Band

FT Happenings: Happiness Bomb Takes Over Tapp’s; Swampfest; Bar Stool Classic

Arts Beat: Brooklyn Rider Tears It Up at USC School of Music

Tales from the Script: Fuqua and Washington Resurrect TV’s “The Equalizer”

FT Roundup: Everyone Talking about Video of S.C. Trooper Shooting Unarmed Man

Editor's Picks

Growth & Development: As COMET Bus System Expands, Some Longtime Riders Are Vexed

Local and State News: USC Wins Bid for 300 Acres Off Bluff Road

This Just In: A Recall Initiative for South Carolina?

Local and State News: Rock On: City Could Place Rocking Chairs on Main Street

Events

“Grease” at Village Square Theatre

“Grease is the time, is the place, is the motion. Grease is the way we are feeling.” Yeah, we don’t know what that means, either.

News + Opinion

West Columbia to Vote on Strong Mayor Tuesday

West Columbia voters go to the polls Sept. 30 for an unusual special election that would change the form of government from “council” to “mayor-council,” also known as “strong mayor.”

Music + Nightlife

David Stringer at Music Farm

I’ve been running SceneSC for over six years and playing in bands in Columbia for about 12, so I’ve seen the music scene ebb and flow firsthand.

Food + Dining

Pad Prik with Pork at Basil

Let’s say it’s a Sunday or Monday, and you’re craving Thai food.

Arts + Lifestyle

¡Fuerza! Confronts Domestic Violence Through Art

¡Fuerza! — which means force, strength or power in Spanish — is more than just a show of strength for Columbia’s Hispanic artists. It’s a show of strength against the hideous force of domestic violence.
Book Review: The Master of Cool

On The Cover

With Great Power ...

How Movies, Other Media Are Transforming Comics
When Marvel Universe Live arrives at Columbia’s Colonial Life Arena this weekend, it will serve as the latest proof of comic books’ hold over popular entertainment.

Movies

Openings in Columbia SC: The Boxtrolls, The Equalizer, The Trip to Italy

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are back for more food, more booze and (hopefully) more Michael Caine impressions.
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