February 16, 2017

Columbia’s Mayor Benjamin, agencies unify for basketball tournament

Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin, Columbia Parks & Recreation and several public safety agencies joined together for the first Black History Month Basketball Tournament, a regional approach to building strong, lasting relationships with youth and the community. The event also featured a step show, door prizes, refreshments and more.

Members with the Columbia Parks & Recreation Department, Columbia Police Department, Columbia Fire Department, Richland County Sheriff’s Department and the SC Highway Patrol will compete with local youth in a friendly game of basketball and skills competition.