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4:14 am on Tuesday January 6, 2009

P&C slips in final word on State Ports Authority bonuses

After the South Carolina's ailing State Ports Authority announced $750,000 in bonuses almost everyone balked, and now The Post and Courier has a final word via an editorial titled "Embarrassing SPA bonuses." Read more stories on this subject in our...
6:28 am on Wednesday December 31, 2008

South Carolina's ports authority offloads nearly $750,000 in bonuses

South Carolina's embattled State Ports Authority is awarding $208,000 in bonuses to its top managers and some $500,000 to the rest of its employees. It's awfully nice of them, but it has horrible political timing. So, let's see: You're a state-...
9:37 am on Friday November 28, 2008

State thinks it could save $176,000 by cutting bonus

Sam Griswold, president of the State Retirees Association of South Carolina, on a $176,500 bonus set to be paid to the man who was responsible for increasing returns on the state's retirement investments: I was unaware that was part of his contract...
4:36 am on Thursday August 14, 2008

North Charleston looking for 24 more officers

The North Charleston police are looking to bolster their current number of officers by about eight percent. And they're getting creative with the advertising and offering up a 15 percent bonus to bolster their ranks. The effort to find 24 new cops...