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Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce wants legislature to prioritize education, workplace development

Business leaders in Charleston are pushing education and workplace development among their priorities for this session of the South Carolina legislature.

State institution: These 2-year South Carolina schools attract the fewest in-state students

Southeastern Institute-Charleston, Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach and International Diving Institute enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year South Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Analysis: South Carolina posted 13th highest individual income tax rate in 2018

South Carolina ranked No. 13 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.

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

Coastal Carolina University, Wofford College and Clemson University top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs in South Carolina in 2016

South Carolina gets ‘D’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

South Carolina ranked No. 39 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

South Carolina ranked No. 21 in average charitable giving

South Carolina residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $6,444 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

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

College of Charleston, Coastal Carolina University and University of South Carolina-Aiken top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs in South Carolina in 2016

State institution: These 4-year South Carolina schools attract the most in-state students

W L Bonner College, Strayer University-South Carolina and Virginia College-Charleston enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year South Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Myrtle Beach Bowl to join ESPN Events for 2020

The Myrtle Beach Bowl, a new bowl game, will join the ESPN line up starting in 2020.

South Carolina business leaders eye potential impact of automobile tariffs

With the possibility of President Donald Trump imposing a 25 percent tariff on all vehicles imported from countries other than Mexico and Canada, automobile manufacturers are concerned about how that could affect their U.S. operations.

South Carolina Chamber presents Excellence in Workplace Diversity Awards

SC Chamber's Excellence in Workplace Diversity Awards winners announced at the 39th Annual Summit

Berkeley Chamber hosts Salute to Business & Industry Luncheon

Berkeley Chamber of Commerce recognized 5 companies at its Salute to Business & Industry Luncheon

South Carolina’s population rose 1.3% from mid-2017 to mid-2018

South Carolina’s population increased by 62,908, or 1.3 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Tariffs and tax cuts: More than just South Carolina's auto industry at stake

South Carolina’s juggernaut auto industry is contributing up to $27 billion to the state annually, but the long-term impact of trade policy and the Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA) may put that in jeopardy.

Greer mayor taking measured approach in face of economic uncertainty caused by auto tariffs

While the instability related to tariffs has many working in the auto industry concerned, Greer Mayor Richard W. Danner is hopeful the tariff skirmish will not develop into a full on trade war.

Ports Authority continues to see record shipment levels, though slowdown may be on horizon

The South Carolina Ports Authority continues to post records for shipments and expects December to also be a busy month before an eventual slow down over the next several months due to concerns over U.S tariffs.

These 2-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in South Carolina

Williamsburg Technical College, Midlands Technical College and Aiken Technical College have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in South Carolina, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Tariffs could impact economic stability in several of South Carolina's key industries

President Donald Trump's tariffs will have an impact on South Carolina's economic stability, including an effect on the auto industry when they go into effect on Jan. 1.

These 2-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in South Carolina

Arclabs, Southeastern Institute-Columbia and Centura College-Columbia have the best 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in South Carolina, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Home affordability in York County tanks

York County had the lowest home affordability index in South Carolina in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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