SC Equality Endorses Hillary Clinton

Plus, It's the Orangeburg Massacre's 48th Anniversary
By Eva Moore | Monday, February 8, 9:08 am
The day's news from Columbia, S.C.

Some Senators Angry over Failure to Discuss Roads Bill

Plus, Dominion Energy Moving Plant to Columbia
By Eva Moore | Friday, February 5, 9:10 am
The day's news from Columbia, S.C.

Charges Made In Earlewood Shooting Death

By Chris Trainor | Thursday, February 4, 11:24 am
Columbia Police have made charges in the July 2015 shooting death of a man in Earlewood.
News. Brief.

Cruz Takes Iowa

Plus: S.C. GOP Leaders Begin to Pick Primary Sides
By Free Times | Wednesday, February 3, 2016
In the Feb. 1 Iowa caucus, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz found himself on the top of the GOP pile, nabbing 27.7 percent of the vote, with Donald Trump getting 24.3 percent and Marco Rubio putting up a strong showing with 23.1 percent.
Local and State News

As County Grapples With Reform, Penny Probe Continues

By Chris Trainor | Wednesday, February 3, 2016
There could be additional eyes looking at the finances of the embattled Richland Transportation Penny program in years to come.
Local and State News

Senate Panel Approves Refugee Registration Bill

U.S. Reps Duncan, Mulvaney Urge S.C. to Halt Refugee Resettlement
By Eva Moore | Wednesday, January 27, 2016
A South Carolina Senate committee put its stamp of approval on a bill to register and monitor refugees, sending it to the Senate floor.
Growth & Development

As Opening Day Nears, Residents Fear Ballpark Noise

By Chris Trainor | Wednesday, February 3, 2016
In just two months, the Columbia Fireflies, a New York Mets affiliate, will begin playing minor league baseball at Spirit Communications Park on Bull Street.

Opinion

City Watch

Demand Penny Contract Be Rebid Right Now

By Kevin Fisher | Wednesday, February 3, 2016