SC solar farms on hold, awaiting tax break

Solar power companies want guarantees of huge tax breaks before they invest more in South Carolina, saying they have 91 projects worth hundreds of millions in the wings. However, opponents say counties would be hurt by a legislative proposal to grant those tax breaks.

McMaster asks Trump official to release SC from ID law

S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster met with Trump administration officials this weekend to discuss the state’s need for money to help repair its roads and to ask for a break on a federal ID law threatening South Carolinians’ ability to travel and gain access to federal facilities.

Opinion: The truth about Trump’s worrisome war on media

Like him or not, President Donald Trump won the presidency fair and square. His upset of historic proportions was magnified even further by the over-confidence and noblesse oblige of Hillary Clinton and the Democratic elite. The Washington media needs to stop whining, get off their high horse and do the jobs they chose.

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Muschamp, Staley help out at city basketball tournament

South Carolina coaches Will Muschamp and Dawn Staley work with teams from the Columbia Police Department and Richland County Sheriff's Department during a Black History Month event.
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Muschamp, Staley help out at city basketball tournament 1:22

Muschamp, Staley help out at city basketball tournament

Nick theater vigil honors gun violence victims ahead of documentary screening 1:16

Nick theater vigil honors gun violence victims ahead of documentary screening

SC National Guard unit deploys to Eastern Europe 1:03

SC National Guard unit deploys to Eastern Europe

USC pitcher Adam Hill recaps controversial play 0:49

USC pitcher Adam Hill recaps controversial play

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