Whistleblower Accuses SCE&G of Pollution Cover-up

Plus, Escaped Monkeys Caught
By Eva Moore | Sunday, May 1, 7:00 pm
The day's news from Columbia, S.C.

Confederate Flag Fight Goes to Congress

Plus, 400 Midlands Jobs Lost In Caterpillar Cuts
By Chris Trainor | Friday, April 29, 8:46 am
A look at what's going on in South Carolina.

Free Times Sold to Post and Courier Owner

By Free Times | Monday, May 2, 9:52 am
Charleston-based Evening Post Industries, which publishes The Post and Courier, has bought Free Times from Resorts Media LLC.
News. Brief.

Erectile Dysfunction Bill Advances

Plus: Friend of Dylann Roof to Plead Guilty
By Free Times | Wednesday, April 27, 2016
A stunt bill proposed by Rep. Mia McLeod, a Richland County Democrat, is making its way through the S.C. House.
Local and State News

Arrests, Use of Force Down in Columbia

By Chris Trainor | Wednesday, April 27, 2016
The Columbia Police Department arrested fewer people in 2015, and, for the second consecutive year, its “use of force” incidents declined.
Local and State News

24 Hours of Charity

Third Midlands Gives Seeks to Turn Everyone Into a Donor
By Rodney Welch | Wednesday, April 27, 2016
There’s a charity for just about everyone in the 2016 Midlands Gives, the third annual 24-hour giving challenge held this Tuesday, May 3.
Local and State News

One Columbia Funding Crisis Averted

By Chris Trainor | Wednesday, April 27, 2016
A few weeks ago, it seemed as if the very existence of One Columbia for Arts and History was hanging in the balance after an external audit of the city’s finances called into question the group’s use of hospitality tax dollars.
Growth & Development

Who Plans and Approves Affordable Housing?

As Irmo and Chapin Gripe Over Proposals, A Look at the Process
By Al Dozier | Wednesday, April 27, 2016
In both Chapin and Irmo, residents are angry about proposed low-rent housing projects.


City Watch

Will U.S. Attorney Nettles Leave Us Hanging?

By Kevin Fisher | Wednesday, April 27, 2016
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