Panel given $41K to fix homes

The Beaufort Jasper Economic Opportunity Commission has received $41,000 in grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development office to help eligible Beaufort and Jasper county homeowners who reside in substandard housing rehabilitate their homes. Mobile homes cannot be considered under this program.

Details: Beaufort County, 843-255-7220; Jasper County, 843-726-5586