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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

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.

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Watch: A virtual visit to Beaufort's waterfront

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Beaufort Sheriff’s office: Broad River Bridge jumper may not have survived if not for these two

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Congress passed the Real ID law, but what does this mean for South Carolina?

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'We were just mocking the Europeans': Dancer explains the origins of Chilenos de Morenos, a folkloric dance from Mexico

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Bonnie Tyler singing 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' on a cruise ship during a total eclipse

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Lowcountry drivers, can you pass a school bus stopped on US 278? Test your road knowledge.

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Listen to "Ride for the Island" excerpt by Spiritual Gangsters

NC boy's gravestone repossessed by minister after family didn't pay the full bill 2:36

NC boy's gravestone repossessed by minister after family didn't pay the full bill

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Native islanders' rights raised in Hilton Head debate

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After Irma, stranded buoy becomes new Hilton Head landmark

Are you smarter than a Beaufort County 2nd grader? Earthquake edition

A number of schools in Beaufort County participated in the Great SouthEast ShakeOut earthquake drill on Thursday morning, so we caught up with a few 2nd graders to find out how much they actually know about the natural disaster that they are protecting themselves from.
Delayna Earley Staff video
Are you smarter than a Beaufort County 2nd grader? Earthquake edition 0:48

Are you smarter than a Beaufort County 2nd grader? Earthquake edition

Lowcountry drivers, can you pass a school bus stopped on US 278? Test your road knowledge. 1:51

Lowcountry drivers, can you pass a school bus stopped on US 278? Test your road knowledge.

Congress passed the Real ID law, but what does this mean for South Carolina? 0:47

Congress passed the Real ID law, but what does this mean for South Carolina?

Farewell to the Hilton Head buoy 1:10

Farewell to the Hilton Head buoy