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.

Local

Tide charts

Get the latest tidal information from 18 NOAA stations in and near Beaufort County, SC

Databases

Data: SC's (and other states') priciest ZIP codes

Using public county records, FindTheHome evaluated ZIP codes in each state with at least five home sales every month of 2015. Combining this data with additional demographic information from the U.S. Census, the website found the ZIP codes in each state with the highest median home sale price, and the median age and percentage of wealthy households in each. Here are the top 25.

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

'Feels like yesterday', mother says as she remembers her slain son

Janice Steve sits with her daughter, Angel, in their Varnville, S.C., home, as they recall their slain son and brother Ver'mon Steve, after playing Mark Schultz's "A Different Kind of Christmas" on her smartphone. Ver'mon's remains were found on St. Helena Island although the cause and manner of his death have not yet been determined. Janice Steve believes her son was shot.
Drew Martin Staff video
'Feels like yesterday', mother says as she remembers her slain son 0:53

'Feels like yesterday', mother says as she remembers her slain son

The real Greene Street 1:39

The real Greene Street

Zion Williamson dunks during semi-final game 0:12

Zion Williamson dunks during semi-final game

This puppy survived being hogtied, and thrown from a car window 4:15

This puppy survived being hogtied, and thrown from a car window