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10:52 am on Saturday March 2, 2013

Charleston County bus drivers agree to deal, ending strike fears

Image by Flickr user ckphotography Charleston County bus drivers have joined Dorchester and Beaufort county drivers in approving a five-year contract with Durham School Services, ending a fear of school bus strikes. The deal will reportedly give...
5:24 am on Sunday February 10, 2013

Deal in school bus labor negotiations could be near

The negotiations for local school bus services between Charleston County and Dorchester 2 school bus drivers, Teamsters Local 509, and their employer, Durham School Services continue, but The Post and Courier reports a deal could be struck early...
4:24 am on Sunday February 10, 2013

Deal in school bus labor negotiations could be near

The negotiations for local school bus services between Beaufort County, Charleston County, and Dorchester 2 school bus drivers, Teamsters Local 509, and their employer, Durham School Services continue, but The Post and Courier reports a deal could...
4:00 am on Thursday February 7, 2013

School buses running regular routes Thursday as talks continue

ABC News 4 An absence of progress continues to hinder negotiations between Charleston County, Dorchester 2, and Beaufort school bus drivers, Teamsters Local 509, and their employer, Durham School Services. However buses are continuing to run and ABC...
3:56 am on Thursday February 7, 2013

School buses running regular routes Thursday as talks continue

Image by ABC News 4 Update: A deal has been struck. An absence of progress continues to hinder negotiations between Charleston County and Dorchester 2 school bus drivers, Teamsters Local 509, and their employer, Durham School Services. However buses...
5:51 am on Friday February 1, 2013

Local school bus driver strike is 'highly possible' (Update: Get prepared)

Image by Flickr user tncountryfan Update: Talks are still ongoing. Update, February 1: With the threat of bus strike continuing to loom, The Post and Courier has assembled a resource page for parents looking to stay current with the latest...
12:37 pm on Wednesday May 16, 2012

After 23 years on the job a Michigan man faces unemployment.

 John Chevilott was performing his duties by mowing lawns in Detroit for the county, when he came across a gun in the grass.   He alerted his supervisor of the find and was told that police were going to meet him at the job site to recover the...
8:29 am on Monday May 7, 2012

Going to Spoleto? Don't miss Natalie Daise.

Natalie's Daise's original play, "Becoming Harriet Tubman" has been selected by the Piccolo Spoleto Festival of Charleston to run during the internationally-recognized festival. But first, she is giving one night to Beaufort, her home town,...
2:29 am on Monday December 19, 2011

Controversial labor case against Boeing dropped after deal (Update: Embers?)

Image by Flickr user sota-k (Updates at the bottom.) As was expected, the signing of a new agreement between the Machinists union and Boeing has lead to the National Labor Relations Board dropping its highly debated complaint that Boeing had acted...
6:26 am on Saturday June 5, 2010

Machinists union says Boeing's 787 move to S.C. was 'retaliation'

Image by Flickr user Drewski2112 Strikes in 2008 led to huge delays for Boeing's 787 Dreamliner program, so when the company announced a North Charleston assembly site it was proud to say that the move to less-unionized state would shield the...

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