This Week's Healthy SC Challenge Tips

  December 4, 2009

First Family Encourages Healthy Changes in Nutrition, Exercise and Tobacco Use CHARLESTON, SC – December 4, 2009 – The Healthy SC Challenge is the Sanford family’s effort to persuade all…

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Eckstrom to Speak at School Officials’ Conference

  October 23, 2009

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – November 4, 2009 – State Comptroller Richard Eckstrom will address the S.C. Association of School Business Officials on Wednesday, November 4 at 2 pm at the…

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Weathers Announces $400,000 Specialty Crop Block Grant for SC

  October 16, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – October 16, 2009 – Hugh Weathers, Commissioner of Agriculture, today announced that South Carolina is the recipient of a U.S.D.A. Agriculture Marketing Service (AMS) grant. South Carolina…

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Joanie Thresher Chosen As USO South Carolina Director

  September 26, 2009

Former USO Volunteer Hired to Lead State’s Only USO Center ARLINGTON, VA & CHARLESTON, SC – September 25, 2009 – The USO proudly announces that Joanie Thresher has been hired…

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Ten Local Governments in SC Now Put Spending Online

  August 20, 2009

Government becoming more transparent across the state CHARLESTON, SC – August 20, 2009 – A spending-transparency initiative championed by state Comptroller Richard Eckstrom is gaining momentum, as ten municipal and…

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Municipal Association Elects New Board Members for 2009-2010

  August 11, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – August 11, 2009 – Delegates at the Municipal Association of South Carolina’s 69th Annual Meeting elected new board members to the Municipal Association board of directors.  …

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S.C. War Hero to be included on 'Wall of Honor'

  August 3, 2009

Induction ceremony set for Friday morning COLUMBIA, SC – August 3, 2009 –  The late S.C. Representative  M.J. “Dolly” Cooper will be inducted into the S. C. Wall of Honor this…

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Celebrate Farmers Market Month in South Carolina in August

  July 29, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – July 29, 2009 –  Hugh Weathers, South Carolina’s Commissioner of Agriculture, is pleased to announce that Governor Mark Sanford has proclaimed the month of August as Farmers…

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Celebrate Farmers Market Month in South Carolina in August

  July 29, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – July 29, 2009 –  Hugh Weathers, South Carolina’s Commissioner of Agriculture, is pleased to announce that Governor Mark Sanford has proclaimed the month of August as Farmers…

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This Week's Healthy SC Challenge Tips

  July 24, 2009

First Family Encourages Healthy Changes in Nutrition, Exercise and Tobacco Use COLUMBIA, SC – July 24, 2009 – The Healthy SC Challenge is the Sanford family’s effort to get all…

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Cayce’s Finance Department Receives High Honor

  July 14, 2009

CHICAGO, IL – July 14, 2009 – The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to City of Cayce’s Finance Department by the Government Finance Officers Association…

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This Week's Healthy SC Challenge Tips

  May 31, 2009

First Family Encourages Healthy Changes in Nutrition, Exercise and Tobacco Use COLUMBIA, SC – May 29, 2009 – The Healthy SC Challenge is the Sanford family’s effort to get all South…

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SCANG Command Master Sergeant Change of Command

  May 27, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – May 27, 2009 – The SCANG and 169th Fighter Wing said goodbye to their command chief master sergeants and welcomed their replacements during a ceremony held on…

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City of Cayce Announces Financial Transparency

  May 14, 2009

CAYCE, SC – May 8, 2009 –  The City of Cayce has taken another step towards making information accessible to its residents. The city’s financial information can be found at…

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Nikki Haley Announces Bid for Governor

  May 14, 2009

LEXINGTON, SC – May 14, 2009 – Representative Nikki Haley (R-Lexington) today announced her intention to seek the Republican nomination for Governor of South Carolina. After months of encouragement from…

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Eckstrom taps Rex, Forkner to co-chair Stimulus Task Force

  April 27, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – April 27, 2009 – Comptroller General Richard Eckstrom announced that state Superintendent of Education Jim Rex and state Department of Health and Human Services director Emma Forkner have…

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State’s Financial Report Recognized for ‘Excellence’

  April 21, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – April 21, 2009 – South Carolina’s annual financial report has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, Comptroller General Richard Eckstrom announced today. The…

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Cayce’s Summer Garbage Pick-Up

  April 13, 2009

CAYCE, SC – April 13, 2009 – The City of Cayce would like to notify its citizens of the upcoming garbage pick-up schedule. Starting June 1, 2009, garbage services will…

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Cayce to Hold Plant Exchange Day

  April 7, 2009

CAYCE, SC – April 7, 2009 – The Cayce Beautification Board is pleased to announce the 4th Annual Cayce Plant Exchange on Saturday, April 18 at 10:00 a.m. at the…

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