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News from around the state

Statewide Financial Literacy Master Teacher Program Initiative Introduced

South Carolina Treasurer Curtis Loftis announced the launch of the South Carolina Financial Literacy Master Teacher Program, a new statewide financial literacy initiative, that aims to energize more teachers about the importance of incorporating personal finance education into their classrooms.

January Is National Radon Month

January is National Radon Action Month, and the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is encouraging South Carolinians to become familiar with the risks of radon when it’s present inside homes.

Collect Gas And Vehicle Maintenance Receipts Before Filing Taxes

The South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) wants to remind you to collect your 2019 gas and vehicle maintenance receipts before filing your taxes next year.

Swiffer® Recycling Program Launches

Swiffer®, a pioneer in the Quick Clean category and used in more than 50 million households worldwide, has partnered with international recycling leader TerraCycle® to make their Swiffer Sweeper™, Duster and WetJet™ refills nationally recyclable.

NC Gets Funds To Make Improvements On I-95

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao announced that the Trump Administration will invest $900 million in American infrastructure through the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Transportation Discretionary Grants program.

State News Briefs

News briefs

SCDMV Announces Changes To Licenses, Fees

Beginning Monday, November 25, 2019, Act #86 of 2019 goes into effect changing the following items.

SCDOT To Host Fall Cleanup

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) will be holding an agency-wide highway litter cleanup event on Monday, Nov. 18, 2019.

Provalus Establishing Operations In Clarendon County

Provalus, an information technology (IT) support company, today announced plans to establish operations in Clarendon County. The company’s new technology innovation center is creating 105 new jobs.

FMU Medical Complex Named For Leathermans

Francis Marion University’s new medical education complex will help the University continue to serve a great need in Pee Dee Region.