Databases

South Carolina

SC state employee salaries

This database contains the names, positions and salaries of South Carolina state government employees making $50,000 or more a year in base salary, as furnished by the agencies in response to S.C. Freedom of Information Act requests.

Food & Drink

Beaufort and Jasper county restaurant inspections

A sortable, searchable database of recent SC Department of Health and Environmental Control food safety inspections of restaurants and kitchens in Beaufort and Jasper counties, including eateries on Hilton Head Island and in Bluffton, Beaufort, Okatie, Ridgeland, Hardeeville and St. Helena, Ladies and the other sea islands.

Food & Drink

The cost of a date when you were born

In a day and age when you can stream a movie on Netflix without getting off of the couch, it can be tempting for couples to simply stay home instead of spending the money on a date outside. Especially today, when movie tickets have gone up dramatically in price, the classic "dinner and a movie" date can put a dent in your wallet.

Real Estate News

Data for living: The city in every state with the lowest rent

Ben Franklin once said, “nothing is certain except death and taxes.” If he were alive today, he very well might add “rent” to that list. Major U.S. Census Bureau surveys show that 2014 marked 10 years of consecutive renter household growth. And, according to the Housing Vacancy Survey, this trend is on track to continue. More people are choosing to rent, even as they enter their “home-buying” years.

Videos

Scene of fatal car wreck on Dillon Road

One person was killed when his car ran off Dillon Road and overturned on Friday. The driver of the Geo Storm was not wearing a seat belt and was partially ejected and died at the scene, according to S.C. Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Matthew Southern. Dillon Road, near its intersection with William Hilton Parkway, was closed as officials investigated the scene.
Jay Karr Staff video
Scene of fatal car wreck on Dillon Road 0:39

Scene of fatal car wreck on Dillon Road

Beaufort Elementary School students answer the question of the moment: what is an eclipse? 1:16

Beaufort Elementary School students answer the question of the moment: what is an eclipse?

By the numbers: Opioid overdoses on the rise in Beaufort County 1:01

By the numbers: Opioid overdoses on the rise in Beaufort County

Man records Barcelona van attack witnesses screaming as police respond 0:48

Man records Barcelona van attack witnesses screaming as police respond