MORNING BUZZ: Columbia College student loses family in Gaza fighting + SC receives 350 children caught at US border
Posted by CASSIE COPE on July 25, 2014
• Columbia College student loses family in Gaza fighting. Shes about the only one left in one piece in her family.
• New federal data show at least 350 children caught at the U.S. border this year have been sent to stay with relatives or other sponsors in South Carolina.
Posted on July 24, 2014
The S.C. Election Commission has certified Tom Ervin’s spot on the November ballot as a petition candidate for governor.
Posted by CASSIE COPE on July 24, 2014
Posted by JAMIE SELF on July 23, 2014
The state needs to hire about 200 new child-welfare workers – a 25 percent increase – to reduce caseloads that agency leaders, lawmakers and child-welfare advocates say are far too high to ensure children are being protected, a Department of Social Services deputy director said Wednesday.
Posted on July 23, 2014
Gov. Nikki Haley has appointed Mike Campbell to the S.C. Workers’ Compensation Commission.
Posted by CASSIE COPE on July 23, 2014