Category: State

News from around the state

SCDCA Urging Consumers To File Taxes As Early As Possible

The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) is urging consumers to file their taxes as early as possible.

January Is National Slavery And Human Trafficking Prevention Month

In recognition of January as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, United States Attorney Beth Drake provides the following statement.

Pregnant Women Urged To Get Flu Shot

Catching the flu is never good, but it can be even more severe for pregnant women. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control is encouraging pregnant women to get their flu shots.

Governor Unveils Executive Budget

Governor Henry McMaster announced the FY 2018-2019 Executive Budget – a balanced budget that prioritizes taxpayer savings in the form of an income tax cut that, in its first five years of implementation, will result in $2.2 billion of taxpayer savings.

Boateng Serving As Sr. Community Development Manager, American Cancer Society Relay For Life, Southeast Division

Chinel Boateng is the Sr. Community Development Manager, American Cancer Society Relay For Life, Southeast Division.

NETC Foundation Makes Donation

Northeastern Technical College Foundation donates $1,000 towards the new CareSouth Carolina McColl Health & Wellness Center.

Carolinians Travel In Record Numbers For Year-End Holiday Travel

A record breaking 4.5 million Carolinians plan to travel during the year-end holiday season this year, which is a 3.1 percent increase from last year.

S.C. Ports Reports Container Volume Growth

South Carolina Ports Authority’s 2018 fiscal year container volume through November grew 2.5 percent compared to last year, with 886,414 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled by the Port of Charleston since July.

People Conned Out Of Money Using Western Union Can File Claim

If you were conned and lost money you are in luck! Did you wire money using Western Union? If scammers had you pay them via Western Union, you can now file a claim to get money back.0 If you were conned and lost money you are in luck! Did you wire money using Western Union?…

Work On Inland Port Dillon Progressing

Work on the much-anticipated Inland Port Dillon is progressing, according to the S.C. Ports Authority.