Carolina Panthers

Patrick Gentry
June 05, 2019 - 11:13 am
The Carolina Panthers and South Carolina's governor are inviting people to a party in Rock Hill to celebrate up to $120 million in tax breaks. Gov. Henry McMaster plans a ceremonial signing of the tax break bill Wednesday in downtown Rock Hill. The invitation from the city said there will be...
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Evan Smith
May 21, 2019 - 2:36 pm
South Carolina legislators are expected to clear the final hurdle to giving the Carolina Panthers up to $120 million in tax breaks to move their practice fields and team headquarters out of North Carolina. The Senate voted 23-16 on Monday to approve a compromise smoothing over small differences in...
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Patrick Gentry
May 10, 2019 - 10:52 am
The South Carolina Senate has agreed to provide $120 million in tax breaks to the Carolina Panthers to move their practice fields and team headquarters out of North Carolina. The27-15 vote Thursday came after contentious debate with several senators questioning whether public money should be given...
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Patrick Gentry
May 08, 2019 - 10:13 am
South Carolina senators decided not to hold a key vote Tuesday on whether to give the Carolina Panthers tax breaks and incentives to move their practice fields out of North Carolina, as it became increasingly unclear if the bill could pass. The key component of the proposal would offer about $115...
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May 06, 2019 - 10:51 am
As the team celebrates its 25th season, the Carolina Panthers will induct four players – quarterback Jake Delhomme, offensive tackle Jordan Gross, wide receiver Steve Smith Sr., and tight end Wesley Walls – into the team’s Hall of Honor, Panthers owner David Tepper announced Monday. “This is long...
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Evan Smith
April 25, 2019 - 2:22 pm
$115 million. That’s how much money in incentives the Carolina Panthers are seeking from the state of South Carolina to move the NFL team’s headquarters from Charlotte to a facility in York County. For those tax incentives, the state will get in return a $200 million to $250 million facility that...
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Patrick Gentry
April 11, 2019 - 11:46 am
A state senator said Wednesday he still isn't convinced an economic incentive bill meant to lure the NFL's Carolina Panthers practice fields and team headquarters to South Carolina is a worthwhile deal for taxpayers. Democratic state Sen. Dick Harpootlian of Columbia retained his own economist to...
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April 10, 2019 - 10:47 am
The Carolina Panthers have officially announced their 2019 preseason schedule. While exact dates and times have yet to be announced, the location, opponents, and general time frame have been. The Panthers will open up their preseason on the road against the Chicago Bears sometime between August 8th...
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Ken Pauli
March 28, 2019 - 3:49 pm
The Carolina Panthers could be one step closer to calling South Carolina their home. That’s because state lawmakers are closer to passing legislation necessary for the team to make the Palmetto State home. Image: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports A bill offering the Carolina Panthers about $120...
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Patrick Gentry
March 19, 2019 - 4:50 pm
South Carolina lawmakers are taking steps to lure the Carolina Panthers to move their practice facility and operations across the North Carolina state line by introducing legislation that would provide tax credits and incentives to professional sports teams. Members of a House subcommittee will...
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