20 experts predict Will Muschamp’s first season at USC

South Carolina enters the 2016 football season, its first under head coach Will Muschamp, with more questions than answers so we thought we’d start the year off with one question for members of the college football media both locally and nationally.

Columbia- Richland merger makes immense sense, just like it always has

Consolidating Columbia and Richland County would eliminate duplication, encourage single vision for a single community. Mayor Steve Benjamin’s effort follows unsuccessful efforts in 1963, 1972, 1988, 1990, 1994, plus countless proposed service mergers. It’s a great idea that has high statutory and political hurdles to overcome

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Christmas in July brings smiles at EdVenture

Santa made a special trip from the North Pole just to visit Columbia kids at EdVenture for Christmas in July.
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Christmas in July brings smiles at EdVenture 0:53

Christmas in July brings smiles at EdVenture

Residents in Kingstree still recovering from flood 1:34

Residents in Kingstree still recovering from flood

Camden's Wal-Mart has higher than average crime reports 0:52

Camden's Wal-Mart has higher than average crime reports

Connor Shaw teaches at his football camp at River Bluff 1:05

Connor Shaw teaches at his football camp at River Bluff