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Analysis: South Carolina ranks 27th best on property tax study

South Carolina finished 27th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Spartanburg Council approves annexation for apartment complex

The Spartanburg City Council approved the westside annexation for the future apartment development of two parcels on Franklin Avenue.

Charleston Chamber tracks education reform bill

The bill underlines the significance of reading proficiency by third grade and would hold students from grade promotion until they are proficient readers.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in South Carolina

Coastal Carolina University, Clemson University and College of Charleston top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs in South Carolina in 2016

Charleston Regional Development Alliance connects people and businesses

The Charleston Regional Development Alliance aims to improve employment in Charleston's three-county region and promote the local economy.

South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance promotes workforce development

To keep the manufacturing industry in South Carolina economically competitive, there needs to be an emphasis on skills and education for the citizens of the workforce, said South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance CEO Sara Hazzard.

Charleston Chamber says 30,000 new jobs expected in next five years

South Carolina's employment rate is booming, and the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce says tens of thousands of new jobs are forecast to be created in the next five years.

2.5 percent of Clemson University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 2.5 percentage of Clemson University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

45.5 percent of Newberry College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 45.5 percentage of Newberry College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

19.8 percent of North Greenville University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 19.8 percentage of North Greenville University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: South Carolina has 24th highest average credit card debt

South Carolina finished 24th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

5.7 percent of University of South Carolina-Sumter students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 5.7 percentage of University of South Carolina-Sumter students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: South Carolina ranks 34th best in sales tax study

South Carolina finished 34th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

1.3 percent of Florence-Darlington Technical College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.3 percentage of Florence-Darlington Technical College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: Four South Carolina medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Four South Carolina medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

4.6 percent of University of South Carolina-Lancaster students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 4.6 percentage of University of South Carolina-Lancaster students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

12.6 percent of Benedict College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 12.6 percentage of Benedict College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

7.9 percent of University of South Carolina-Beaufort students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 7.9 percentage of University of South Carolina-Beaufort students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

18.6 percent of Furman students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 18.6 percentage of Furman students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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