Participation surges for Hinkson Creek cleanup

Saturday, September 27, 2008 | 10:08 p.m. CDT; updated 12:19 a.m. CDT, Sunday, September 28, 2008

COLUMBIA — Participants splished, splashed and slipped their way along the mossy rocks and muddy banks of Hinkson Creek this Saturday in a community-wide effort to collect trash and debris from the creek before it makes its way to the Gulf of Mexico and out into the oceans.