Carole Hoskyns is a breast cancer survivor and once she sets her mind to doing something, it usually gets done. The Zumba and workout instructor from Boiling Springs left home as the sun rose Saturday morning with one goal – to meet new South Carolina football coach Will Muschamp.
Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin wants to create a tax-increment financing district to repair the city’s signature park. TIFs are designed to revitalize blighted areas, not pay for routine maintenance. The way to pay for Finlay Park’s facelift is through the regular budget process, or with meal-tax money.