Around 200 people showed up for a last-second Tri-County Electric Co-op board meeting on August 17. The board wouldn't appear so customers, workers, media and the Calhoun County sheriff found them in a separate room.
Tri-County Electric Cooperative CEO Chad Lowder explains the process for customer-owners to vote for the future of the board of directors and for new bylaws. The vote will take place Saturday with the polls opening from 11am-5pm.
During a pre-trial hearing where Jim Harrison's attorney, Reggie Lloyd, had hoped to argue to have the charges against Harrison dismissed, special prosecutor David Pascoe produced evidence in the case against Harrison.
S.C. Democratic gubernatorial nominee James Smith held a press conference in Winnsboro to address Element Electronics’ decision to shut down its plant there, citing theTrump Administration’s tariffs on Chinese parts.
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.
Members of the South Carolina Sucessionist Party raise the Confederate Battle Flag on a temporary pole at the South Carolina State House. When the flag was permanently removed in 2015, the group pledged to raise the flag every year.
State Representative and Republican nominee for Congress Katie Arrington speaks to the media from the Drug Discovery Center at the Medical University of South Carolina. Arrington was seriously injured in a deadly car accident on June 22.
State Representative and Republican nominee for Congress Katie Arrington speaks to the media from the Drug Discovery Center at the Medical University of South Carolina. Arrington was seriously injured in a deadly car accident on June 22,