Tensions over a pay scandal involving Tri-County Electric Cooperative board members erupted Thursday when the part-time board members refused demands that they resign, made by a room full of angry customers.
Jason Roberts, 44, — who worked as a corporal at the sheriff’s office, the Eastover police chief and a special assistant to Columbia’s police chief — said Thursday he intended to run against incumbent Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott.
Horry County Police reports are often heavily redacted and conceal information from the public about criminal activity in the area. The move seems to be in violation of South Carolina’s Freedom of Information Act
The candidates for SC governor, Republican Gov Henry McMaster and Democratic Rep James Smith, are honest and honorable men. I would be comfortable voting for either one. It’s the first time I’ve felt that way.
The Republican National Committee said seven cities other than Charlotte North Carolina were interested in hosting the 2020 Republican National Convention. But for various reasons, almost all declined to bid.
A high-stakes legal case between state-owned Santee Cooper and 20 S.C. electric co-ops that it sells electricity to intensified Wednesday when the co-ops asked the S.C. Supreme Court to not hear the case.
SCE&G power bills will drop under the law the SC Legislature passed. But that’s just one problem from the VC Summer nuclear disaster. Lawmakers also need to reform the PSC and Santee Cooper and themselves.
President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed a possible referendum in separatist-leaning eastern Ukraine during their Helsinki summit, Russia's ambassador to the U.S. said Friday.
Gov. Henry McMaster has named himself to a nine-member committee that will meet this fall to study whether to sell Santee Cooper after the state-owned utility racked up $4 billion in construction debt before canceling a decadelong nuclear project.
SCE&G turned over roughly 1.4 million pages of documents to S.C. regulators looking into the failed V.C. Summer nuclear project. But the Cayce-based utility says the public has no right to see the documents.
The Republican National Convention site selection committee has voted Charlotte, North Carolina, as the winner of the host city bid for the 2020 RNC, ensuring that NC will be a focal point of the next presidential campaign.
A Greenville pastor will be preaching to the U.S. Senate after being invited to open the day’s session with a prayer. Rev. Dr. Richard Gibbons, of First Presbyterian Church of Greenville, will kick off the Senate’s day Thursday.
A top security aide for President Emmanuel Macron, caught on camera beating a protester, has been detained and is being questioned by authorities, while the president's office has begun the process of firing him after a public backlash.
About 80 people attended a monthly board meeting for Tri-County Electric, presumably because of the co-op’s pay scandal. Board members set to be presented with a petition that could kick them out of office.