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4:47 am on Tuesday July 10, 2012

Gov. Haley's veto affects NMB museum and more

TheDigitelMYR Governor Nikki Haley went veto happy last week, not only did she kill the S.C. Arts Commission but she also took an axe to The Sea Grants Consortium and a slew of other projects.  North Myrtle Beach is now losing out on $300,000 for...
4:26 am on Tuesday February 15, 2011

Charleston County School Board approves major budget cuts

Image by Flickr user Truthout.orgThe Charleston County School Board laid out it's early plans for next year's cuts, downsizing and reductions ranging from custodial services to principal salaries. To help fill the $28 million budget deficit, the...
4:25 am on Friday December 10, 2010

State's welfare recipients facing 20 percent cuts come February

Image by Amanda Click / TheDigitelSouth Carolina's welfare agency will be cutting monthly payments by 20 percent beginning in February 2011. For a better understanding of what the state's poorest families will be facing, consider this: monthly...