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Mulvaney Confirmation One Step Closer

After being postponed from yesterday to today, seperate Senate Committees have now confirmed Representative Mick Mulvaney to be the next Director of the Office of Management and Budget. This morning’s vote fell upon party lines. Congressman Mulvaney’s full confirmation will now go before the full Senate which is predominately a Rupublican majority and appears all […]

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Camden Attorney Throws His Hat Into 5th District Congressional Race

A prominent Camden attorney who leads the South Carolina State Guard says he’ll run for a seat in Congress should it open in the coming weeks. Thomas Mullikin said Wednesday he would seek the Republican nomination for the seat currently held by Congressman Mick Mulvaney. Mulvaney has been nominated to serve as a key budget […]

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Prisons agency seeks to reduce contraband

South Carolina’s prisons agency wants to install netting along the fences that surround its high- and medium-security prisons to prevent people from tossing over cellphones and other contraband. The State Fiscal Accountability Authority on Tuesday approved the project’s design phase, expected to cost $113,400. The netting is a low-cost way of stopping the flow of […]

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AUDIO: South Carolina Attorney General Issues Decision on State Retirement Plan

The South Carolina Attorney General’s Office has weighed in with their opinion on the state retirement system. Steven Stone has this report. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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New DOT website lets visitors track road construction in real time

It’s the beginning of the road for a new internet application from the South Carolina Department of Transportation. The new website called Project Viewer lets visitors see real time how long it will take to complete road projects and when certain roads will be closed. Todd Anderson with the DOT says drivers can use this […]

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Renovated York County Courthouse Opens Amid Protests

After over 9 million dollars in renovations the newly renovated York County Courthouse was opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony yesterday afternoon. Kenny Smith was a member of the group that helped renovate the courthouse and said without the teamwork and was thankful for the opportunity to renovate such an important building. The project was […]

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Movement Mortgage Expanding to Bring 700 New Jobs

Movement Mortgage is expanding its corporate headquarters in Bailes Ridge Corporate Park on S.C. 160 East with an $18 million investment expected to created more than 700 new jobs, the company announced today. Hiring for the new positions is expected to begin in the first quarter of 2017.

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