Putting names and stories to S.C.'s record unemployment

Image by Flickr user "SIR: Poseyal Desposyni Poet " Image by 20090418-unemployment.jpg Then and now, the lines are people, not just numbers.

Yesterday we reported South Carolina's record-high unemployment of 11.4%. Well, today, The Post and Courier has a story that does a good job of showing the human side of that number.

Read more stories on this subject in our unemployment topic page.They stopped by the job fair at Trident One Stop Career System and photographed, commented on, and interviewed the hundreds of locals desperately looking for work.

Go read it.