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4:56 am on Friday October 26, 2012

Future Kings Road Boat Landing (Update: work begins)

Update October 26th, 2012: The ground breaking ceremony for the new boat landing.   The new boat landing will have a 28-foot wide, two-lane concrete boat ramp on the Intracoastal Waterway and will feature a 200 linear foot floating dock along the...
6:45 am on Monday March 26, 2012

Horry County Sheriff's Office to co-host shred event to protect against identity theft

Flickr user splorp Press Release The Horry County Sheriff’s Office, along with the AARP South Carolina and Shred Alert, is hosting a shred event on Thursday, April 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  The event is free and open to the public. To help...
2:50 pm on Monday March 12, 2012

Race For The 7th (Update: Harry Pavilack)

A current list of the candidates running for the new 7th Congressional District seat in South Carolina. Harry Pavilack, Myrtle BeachFiled on: Not filed with FECAge: 71 (unconfirmed)Party: DemocratOccupation: Attorney and Entrepreneur Links:...
9:42 am on Monday January 30, 2012

Pricey legal help expected to add $1 million to cost of S.C. voter ID law

Flickr user noahwesley Remember how South Carolina's voter identification law was blocked by federal review over concerns of minority disenfranchisement? And remember how state leaders vowed to take the issue to court? Well, it's under way and The...
6:46 am on Monday January 30, 2012

Pricey legal help expected to add $1 million to cost of S.C. voter ID law

Flickr user noahwesley Remember how South Carolina's voter identification law was blocked by federal review over concerns of minority disenfranchisement? And remember how state leaders vowed to take the issue to court? Well, it's under way and The...
2:20 am on Sunday January 29, 2012

Pricey legal help expected to add $1 million to cost of S.C. voter ID law

Image by Flickr user noahwesleyRemember how South Carolina's voter identification law was blocked by federal review over concerns of minority disenfranchisement? And remember how state leaders vowed to take the issue to court? Well, it's under way...
10:54 am on Thursday February 5, 2009

Children's health passes, cigarette taxes to go up

Image by Flickr user taurusaficionado Image by 20090205-cigarette-tax.jpg Tax stamps are probably unlikely, but the visual gets the new 62-cent tax across. Where our state proved to be incapable, the federal government has stepped in and passed a...
2:27 pm on Saturday January 31, 2009

Energy-hungry S.C. could get slammed by federal energy reform

Image by Flickr user 3dom Image by 20090131-money-burn.jpg South Carolina could soon be burning cash if we keep using coal in our inefficient homes.Wary of the disproportionally large burden South Carolina could carry under climate-helping energy...
6:23 am on Saturday January 24, 2009

S.C. could get $3.2 billion in federal stimulus package

The State reports: South Carolina would receive almost $3.2 billion in one-time federal funds under new economic-stimulus figures released Friday by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi -- including a $905 million payment to wipe out the state budget deficit...
10:20 am on Wednesday October 29, 2008

S.C. Gov asks for no more stimulus packages

South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford testified before Congress today, October 29, asking them "not to approve or advance the contemplated $150 billion stimulus package." Read all about it at The State. Sanford once again shows his Libertarian style...

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