Clyburn: Disagreement on what cuts to make

Congressional lawmakers are making efforts to hammer out a compromise on the U.S. budget as they face a Friday deadline. If an agreement is not reached by then, the government faces a shutdown. Appearing on MSNBC Monday morning, Sixth District Congressman Jim Clyburn says Democrats are not looking for a shutdown, but are seeking alternatives [...] [...] Read More

Charleston port expands to handle more business

The Port of Charleston has expanded. After a six-month project, the Port of Charleston is now able to handle BMW’s export business, more rolling stock, large machinery, power-generating equipment, and more non-container cargoes. The $22 million project is expected to enhance the use of more than 70 acres of storage yard, as well as adding [...] [...] Read More

Miranda Lambert Cancels Australian Tour Dates

This morning on her website, Miranda Lambert announced she was cancelling her Australian tour dates (opening for Alan Jackson) due to a respiratory infection. She was due to start the tour this Friday in Melbourne. “I was very much looking forward to Australia with Alan Jackson and performing for all the music lovers down under,” said Miranda. In [...] Read More

State’s cell bill: $4.9M: Taxpayers spent that much through September of last year for workers’ air time

FROM THE POST AND COURIER: Your state government is listening. And it seems they are doing a lot of talking as well. State records indicate about one out of every four of South Carolina’s 67,200 full or part-time employee has access to an agency-supplied mobile. Last year, those 15,458 devices cost taxpayers about $4.9 [...] [...] Read More

Today is last day to sign up for 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

The York County Disabilities Foundation is sponsoring their yearly 3 on 3 basketball tournament fundraiser this Saturday. The fundraiser provides a public awareness for developmental diseases and profit is used for the Disabilities Foundation’ cause. PODCAST with Coordinator Warren Norman. Today is the last day to sign up for the tournament this Saturday at Northwestern High School. [...] [...] Read More