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5:45 am on Wednesday December 16, 2015

New S.C. license plate design for 2016

A new design will be coming to vehicles in South Carolina for 2016.
3:59 pm on Friday October 16, 2015

A time-lapse of the rain that hit S.C. from Oct 2nd - Oct 5th

Four days of non-stop weather from the weather radar's view.
5:11 am on Sunday November 30, 2014

S.C. Gas prices look set to drop below $2

With the price of a barrel of oil falling to $66.15 on Friday, gas prices in several Southeast states are being projected to go under $2 a gallon. That's something not seen since 2009. In South Carolina's bargain-bin company: Mississippi, Tennessee...
6:20 am on Sunday September 21, 2014

Foraging for South Carolina's wild mushrooms

Thanks to updates in S.C. law, it's no longer such a challenge to eat fresh local mushrooms at restaurants.
6:56 am on Sunday August 31, 2014

Six years on, South Carolina cash flow still hurting

Although the nation as a whole is seeing more tax dollars, a fiscal check of The Palmetto State shows that we're still beneath the pre-Great Recession mark for fiscal health — and that includes fewer jobs for 25- to 54-year-olds. News comes out of a...
4:25 pm on Friday June 6, 2014

USA Today: Most romantic wedding locales in South Carolina

USA Today ran a piece today titled "Most Romantic Wedding Locales in South Carolina" and the Grand Strand's own Brookgreen Gardens and Pawleys Island made the list.  What did USA Today have to say about Brookgreen Gardens? Weddings can take place...
1:03 pm on Monday May 19, 2014

South Carolina unemployment rate best since 2001

South Carolina’s unemployment rate fell to 5.3% in April, down 0.2% from March — that's the lowest level in the Palmetto State since June 2001.  The number of unemployed persons was 114,413, a decline of 4,652 people over the month. The number of...
5:17 pm on Wednesday May 7, 2014

South Carolina ranks 9th in the nation for wildfires

South Carolina is 9th in the United States for wildfires with 1,337 fires in 2013, according to the National Interagency Fire Center.
8:32 am on Friday April 25, 2014

South Carolina ranked dirtiest state in America

via According to the 2014 American State Litter Scorecard, South Carolina ranked dead last for the nation’s dirtiest state. South Carolina used to promote the state slogan “Keep it Beautiful South Carolina.” This was an active slogan to...
10:55 am on Friday April 18, 2014

More finding work in South Carolina

South Carolina’s unemployment rate fell to 5.5% in March, down 0.2% from February — officials are saying the new employment levels is an all-time high for the Palmetto State.  The last time the Palmetto State’s rate was at this level was in March ...