Aggregated South Carolina News Articles
- Black teen assaulted by a white woman at the pool says he's in counseling to deal with attack
A black teenager who was assaulted and racially-abused by a white woman at a South Carolina pool is speaking about the incident revealing that he is in counseling to help him process the attack.
Daily Mail. Sun, 15 Jul 2018 04:04:03 +0100.
- News Minute: Here is the latest South Carolina news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. EDT
An armed hotel patron is recovering after being wounded during a shootout with South Carolina police. Media organizations report that the bullets started flying Saturday afternoon outside the Hilton Garden Inn in Florence.
Fox Carolina. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 17:48:00 EDT.
- Utility hires internal investigators of board management
A troubled South Carolina electric utility is investigating its own board and top executives to see whether they mismanaged a failed nuclear construction project and shortchanged shareholders.
Fox Carolina. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 15:16:00 EDT.
- Second U.S. soldier killed in Afghanistan in a week identified
The second U.S. soldier killed in Afghanistan over the past week was named on Friday as Sergeant First Class Christopher Andrew Celiz of Summerville, South Carolina, the Department of Defense said.
Reuters. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:39:26 -0400.
- Duke Energy Supports Green Energy Output in South Carolina
Duke Energy (DUK) continues to expand its green energy generation capacity in South Carolina and is working to produce 8 GW of clean energy by 2020.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:44:00 GMT.
- BLOG: Thunderstorms possible late in the day
There is some concern that a few of the storms – especially in South Carolina – later on Thursday could be quite strong, with damaging wind being the main threat.
Al Conklin. WBTV - Charlotte, North Carolina. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 06:49:00 EDT.
- Lexington Co. officer named Detention Officer of the Year
A Lexington County detention officer has received a prestigious award from the South Carolina Sheriffs’ Association.
Emery Glover. WBTV - Charlotte, North Carolina. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 23:29:00 EDT.
- S. Carolina business leaders seek Congress' help on tariffs
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina's business community is calling on the state's congressional delegation to help educate the Trump administration about effects its trade policies could have on the state's economy. ...
Meg Kinnard. Washington Times. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 20:25:09 -0400.
- Tropical Storm Chris expected to strengthen to hurricane
Forecasters say swimming could be dangerous in South Carolina's Georgetown and Horry counties
CBS News. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 22:19:04 +0000.
- Confederate Flag Returns to SC State House
For one day, the Confederate Flag will be raised at the South Carolina State House in Columbia on Tuesday.
Newsmax. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 13:09:05 EDT.
- Congressional candidate speaks in public for the first time since deadly car crash
Katie Arrington speaks in public for the first time since her deadly car crash. She is running to replace Rep. Mark Sanford of South Carolina.
ABC News. Sat, 07 Jul 2018 06:20:31 -0400.
- GOP governor cuts health care to take anti-abortion stand
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster is removing $16 million from the state budget that he says goes to Planned Parenthood
ABC News. Fri, 06 Jul 2018 19:21:30 -0400.
- Peach Wars: Southern States Spar Over Which Has The Most Juice
Which state really deserves the title of Peach State? The departments of agriculture in Georgia and South Carolina squared off on Twitter this week.
Clare Lombardo. NPR. Fri, 06 Jul 2018 16:11:00 -0400.
- Who is Katie Arrington? 3 things to know about the South Carolina congressional candidate
South Carolina State Rep. Katie Arrington stunned the political world when she beat incumbent Rep. Mark Sanford in her quest for the U.S. House in June.
Kaitlyn Schallhorn. Fox News. Fri, 06 Jul 2018 19:29:00 GMT.
South Carolina Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of South Carolina as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||4,961,119||1.35|
|July 1, 2015||4,894,834||1.38|
|July 1, 2014||4,828,430||1.27|
|July 1, 2013||4,767,894||1.00|
|July 1, 2012||4,720,760||1.03|
|July 1, 2011||4,672,637||0.79|
|July 1, 2010||4,635,943|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of South Carolina was 4,625,364.
In 2008, the estimated population of South Carolina was 4,479,800, whereas
in 2006, the population of South Carolina was about 4,324,799.
For detailed, up-to-date information about South Carolina's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about South Carolina
web page. For maps of South Carolina,
visit this South Carolina Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Columbia, South Carolina.
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addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
South Carolina library
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