Category Archives: Government

2018 Economic Forecast Presents Strong Regional Growth

Charleston, SC – The Charleston Metro Chamber presented the 2018 Economic Forecast at their 27th Annual Economic Outlook Conference. The forecast for the Charleston region is a partnership project between the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce’s Center for Business Research and the College of Charleston’s School of Business. "Through their expertise of the local market and work with the computer model, the Economic Outlook Board…
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Town of Mount Pleasant Wins Top Financial Award

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (March 15, 2018) – The Government Finance Officers Association recently presented the Town of Mount Pleasant with one of the nation's highest honors in financial reporting. The GFOA presented the Town with the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ending 2017. "This is no surprise…
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Judge John E. Waites Inducted Into The American College of Bankruptcy

The Honorable John E. Waites, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of South Carolina, was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy in a ceremony held on March 16, 2018. Judge Waites is the first Bankruptcy Judge in South Carolina to be awarded this honor. The American College of Bankruptcy is…
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Folly Beach Candidate Forum Held March 12

Folly Beach, SC — The Folly Current will host a Candidate Forum on Monday, March 12, giving Folly Beach residents a chance to meet the seven candidates who will be vying for three vacancies on city council. Mayor Tim Goodwin is running for a third term. He is unopposed but will also speak to the…
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