Skip to main content
The Official Web Site of the State of South Carolina

The Governor has declared a state of emergency in South Carolina. For the latest information on COVID-19 in South Carolina please visit scdhec.gov/covid19

The Governor's accelerateSC task force has launched accelerate.sc.gov, South Carolina's one-stop-shop for COVID-19 response information.

Recent News

Governor's Press Office

If you are a member of the press with a question or wish to be added to our press list please contact BSymmes@governor.sc.gov.

July 7, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s schedules for the week of July 6th will include the following:

June 30, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Refresco, a leading independent bottler for retailers and A-brands in Europe and North America, today announced plans to expand operations in Greenville County.…

June 30, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s schedules for the week of June 29th will include the following:

June 24, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Holy City Linen, a commercial laundry service company, today announced plans to expand operations in Charleston County.

June 23, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Lowcountry Kettle, a producer of handmade, Lowcountry-inspired kettle chips, today announced plans to expand operations in Charleston County.

June 22, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s schedules for the week of June 22nd will include the following:

June 17, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Eaton, a global leader in power management technologies and services, today announced plans to expand operations in Greenwood County.

June 17, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Lt. Governor Pamela S. Evette was joined today by S.C. Complete Count Committee stakeholders to issue the “2020 Census Day of Action Challenge.”

June 17, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster released the following statement on the 5th Anniversary of the shooting at Mother Emanuel AME Church:

June 16, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Ross Stores, Inc.

June 15, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s schedules for the week of June 15th will include the following:

June 9, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – McClancy Seasoning, a leading food product innovation and manufacturing company, today announced plans to…

June 1, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s schedules for the week of June 1st will include the following:

May 26, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s schedules for the week of May 26th will include the following:

May 20, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today announced that attraction facilities will be permitted to open throughout South Carolina beginning Friday, May 22nd.

May 18, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s schedules for the week of May 18th will include the following: