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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:

May 18, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today signed H. 3411 into law.

May 14, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – As chair of the South Carolina Governor’s Complete Count Commission, Lieutenant Governor Pamela S.

May 1, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today announced that the statewide “Work-or-Home” order will be lifted and returned to voluntary status on Monday, May 4th.

April 30, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today announced two appointments to the State Election Commission.

April 22, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Tindall Corporation, a leading provider of precast, prestressed architectural and structural systems, today announced plans to expand operations in Spartanburg…

April 20, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s schedules for the week of April 20th will include the following:

April 20, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Adams Products, a subsidiary of Oldcastle APG, today announced plans to expand operations in Cherokee County.

April 6, 2020

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