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Gov. Henry McMaster to Lift “Work-or-Home” Order May 4th

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.

Gov. Henry McMaster Announces Appointments to State Election Commission

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

Tindall Corporation Expanding Operations in Spartanburg County

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

Adams Products Expanding Operations in Cherokee County

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

Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s Weekly Schedule, 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:

Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s WeeklySchedule, 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:

Gov. Henry McMaster Urges Donations, Extends Income Tax Deadline, Allows Curbside Sale of Beer and Wine by Restaurants 

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster took additional actions today to enhance the state’s response to COVID-19’s continued impact to South Carolina.

South Carolina Medical and Nursing Boards to Issue Emergency Licenses

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The SC Board of Medical Examiners and the SC Board of Nursing have procedures in place to temporarily license individuals in times of an emergency.

Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s Weekly Schedule, March 2, 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Pamela S. Evette, and First Lady Peggy McMaster’s schedules for the week of March 2nd  will include the following:

Gov. Henry McMaster to Convene S.C. Public Health Emergency Plan Committee to Discuss Coronavirus Disease 2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster will lead a meeting of the S.C.

REMBE Inc. Establishing Operations in Lancaster County

COLUMBIA, S.C. – REMBE® Inc., a U.S. subsidiary of the operational safety company REMBE® GmbH, today announced plans to locate its U.S.

abatUS Establishing Operations in Greenville County

COLUMBIA, S.C. – abatUS, a subsidiary of German-based abat AG and sister company of Adah International, today announced new operations in Greenville County.

Douglas Machine Shop, Inc. Expanding Operations in Chesterfield County

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Douglas Machine Shop, Inc., a custom metal fabricator and machine shop, today announced plans to expand its current operations in Chesterfield County.

Gov. Henry McMaster Announces Major General (Ret.) William F. Grimsley as South Carolina’s First Secretary of Veterans’ Affairs

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today announced that Maj. Gen. (Ret.) William F.

Gov. Henry McMaster Names Acting Director of S.C. Department of Public Safety

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today named South Carolina Highway Patrol Major Robert G.

StoneWorks, Inc. Expanding Operations in Beaufort County

COLUMBIA, S.C. – StoneWorks, Inc., an interior craftsmanship company, today announced plans to expand its operations in Beaufort County.