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Santee Cooper settlement pays millions to “Rankin Colleague”

Luke Rankin

Luke Rankin sits on the most prestigious and select boards in the S.C. Senate. Rankin serves on the Public Utilities Review Committee (PURC). He has served there since 2006. Rankin also serves as the Senate Oversight Chairman of Public Utilities. Why is PURC so important? PURC is the group that …

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One shot on Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach

Two days after the City of Myrtle Beach officially re-opened, the streets became violent. At 7:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon, one girl was videoed shot on Ocean Boulevard near the Myrtle Beach Skywheel. Crips and Bloods took control of the City of Myrtle Beach this past weekend. A golf cart flash …

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SC Judges get huge raises

Watercooler

WATERCOOLER WEDNESDAY: Dave and David (MyrtleBeachSC.com) are ON-SITE at the courthouse in downtown Charleston talking about how our state legislators have given S.C. judges a HUGE salary and pension hike… …a pension hike that has blown a $100 million hole in the already-mismanaged state employee pension system. We’re also discussing …

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Local Excellence – Derrick Blanton

Judge Derrick Blanton

As a journalist, I struggle when I get news like I received yesterday. The pages of local social media were filled with condolences concerning the passing of Judge Derrick Blanton. What do you write about a man who operated at the highest levels of character and integrity? What can a …

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