Employers in education, manufacturing, and retail are paying more for high-deductible health plans in an effort to drive adoption says Benefitfocus, Inc, a benefits management software company headquartered in Charleston.
The long-running debate in the Charleston area about striking a balance between historic preservation and new development is healthy, according to Jon Hildreth, a Charleston-based senior adviser with the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
Charleston County’s Spanish-speaking families are gleaning multiple benefits from Abrazos, the free literacy program housed in a local elementary school providing tykes with pre-school activities while educating their parents in English as a second language.
Fort Johnson Middle School sixth-graders in Julie Bullard’s English Language Arts recently posed for a picture in front of a billboard to promote their project, #kidsrise: Changing the World One Hashtag at a Time.
Upstate champions of diversity were honored recently at the 13th Annual Upstate Diversity Leadership Awards Dinner, hosted by the Greenville, Anderson Area and Greater Greer chambers of commerce and the Riley Institute at Furman.
The Charleston County School District has received the 2017 South Carolina Exemplary School Resource Officer’s Program Award, as one of three state programs to be honored by the Moving Forward Together National Summit Planning Team.
Following President Donald Trump's April executive order encouraging offshore oil and natural gas exploration, Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC) introduced legislation to suspend East Coast offshore drilling for a decade.
Mungo Homes will host the next Little River Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours networking event June 20 from 5:30-7 p.m. at Mungo Homes' Cypress Village neighborhood, 100 Zostera Drive in Little River.
Infrastructure, the completion of I-526, and the need for greater regional inter-governmental cooperation were identified as top local issues by a panel of elected officials at a Charleston Leaders’ issues breakfast held this morning at the Charleston Marriott.