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August 02, 2019 - 10:11 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today (Thursday) issued Executive Order 2019-22, which establishes the South Carolina 2020 Complete Count Committee – a committee created to work with the United States Census Bureau and other stakeholders in order to raise awareness of the importance of the...
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July 31, 2019 - 7:53 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster was joined today by S.C. Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman and S.C. Department of Insurance (SCDOI) Director Ray Farmer to announce that the first round of funding from the state’s share of the Volkswagen Settlement Fund will be used to invest in...
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July 12, 2019 - 11:59 am
A special meeting to elect a new president for the University of South Carolina has been called off by a judge who said there wasn't enough notice. University trustees were set to meet Friday amid protests by students and a resolution from the Faculty Senate saying it had no confidence in the vote...
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July 05, 2019 - 8:15 am
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has created a committee of 12 people to help find the first leader of a new state cabinet agency to oversee veterans' issues. McMaster appointed former state Adjutant General Robert Livingston to lead the group. It includes two lawmakers who are veterans as well...
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May 10, 2019 - 8:44 am
Spartanburg, S.C. - South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, along with State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman, announced Wednesday night that Chanda Jefferson, a Life Sciences teacher at Fairfield Central High School, was named South Carolina Teacher of the Year for 2019 – 2020. As part...
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March 13, 2019 - 1:20 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina wants the Carolina Panthers to move their practice facility into their state's suburbs. But there is at least one big hurdle — football players don't practice enough hours to be considered full-time employees in the state, so South Carolina can't offer the...
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March 11, 2019 - 10:30 am
Columbia, S.C. (March 11, 2019) – South Carolina First Steps to School Readiness, the state’s only dedicated early childhood education agency and a statewide nonprofit, today announced that Chip Stanley, senior vice president for investments with Janney Montgomery Scott, a financial services firm,...
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February 15, 2019 - 11:55 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today issued Executive Order 2019-09, removing every member of the Richland County Board of Voter Registration and Elections. The decision comes as a result of continued misconduct and neglect of duty by board members through a series of elections and...
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February 01, 2019 - 11:18 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today released the first Opioid Emergency Response Plan Progress Report. The Progress Report comes as an update to the original Opioid Emergency Response Plan, which was released by the South Carolina Opioid Emergency Response Team (SCOERT) in June of last...
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January 15, 2019 - 11:50 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today announced the FY 2019-20 Executive Budget – a fiscally responsible budget that invests heavily in K-12 education, returns $200 million of surplus funds back to the taxpayers who earned it, and proposes a path toward freezing tuition at South Carolina’s...
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