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6:29 am on Monday February 23, 2009

More losses and unemployment in S.C.

As many are already aware, South Carolina has been one of the worst states hit with unemployment, and some counties are feeling it worse than others like: Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell and Hampton. Read more stories on this subject in our...
2:27 pm on Friday February 20, 2009

$13 stimulus bonus: More than just pocket change?

Apparently, as a result of the stimulus package, most South Carolinians will receive around $13 extra on their paychecks, which they will hopefully spend to boost the economy, but people have different plans for the extra cash. The Post and Courier...
4:31 pm on Wednesday February 18, 2009

Stimulus bill not tooled to target hardest-hit states

The stimulus package will be distributed equally to all states as opposed to benefiting the states that need it most like South Carolina. Here's a word from the Charleston City Paper regarding the little impact SC will feel from the package: A...