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Midlands government salaries

This database contains the names, positions and salaries of Midlands government employees making $50,000 or more a year in base salary, as furnished by the agencies in response to S.C. Freedom of Information Act requests.

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State of South Carolina salaries

This database contains the names, positions and salaries of South Carolina state government employees making $50,000 or more a year in base salary, as furnished by the agencies in response to S.C. Freedom of Information Act requests.

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SC high school coach and AD salaries

South Carolina public high school head football coaches and athletics directors making more than $50,000 a year are contained in this database. Users can search by school, school district, name and position. Information were furnished by school districts, in response to S.C. Freedom of Information Act requests.

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Oldies but goodies: top 10 musicians older than 70

This year, music promoter Goldenvoice announced that it would be the first year of "Desert Trip," a music festival held in California this October celebrating older bands and musicians including Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones. The festival sold out within a day, showing that there is still a strong interest to watch these classic musicians rock on.

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Which musician is the most famous from your state?

Nashville isn't the only place that has made a great contribution to music. Influential artists have emerged from the biggest cities to the most remote towns across the United States — Chris Brown has called himself a "country boy from Tappahannock, VA" and Alicia Keys and Jay-Z wrote a hit about their home state of New York.

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The cost of a beer: Then and now

Cracking open a cold one has always been a common symbol of friendship and relaxation. Some believe beer has certain health benefits, and it is the favorite alcoholic drink of our current president. In many ways it is a staple of American diet and culture.

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30 companies that might disappear in 2017

In the 1960s, New York University Professor Edward Altman set out to predict companies on the verge of unexpected failure. He devised a four-part formula — based entirely on publicly available financials — to predict which companies would go bankrupt within two years. The formula produced a single number for each company, called the Altman Z-Score.

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USC coaches earn highest salaries in The State's public records database.

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