Fairfield County Newswire

Fairfield County Newswire

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  1. SC Crony Capitalist TV Fail Undone For NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FITSNews

    ... but crony capitalist negotiations with former governor Nikki Haley - who was eager to announce jobs in Fairfield County ahead of her 2014 reelection bid - resulted in a site selection shift. Element pledged to bring 500 jobs to South Carolina (250 ...

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  2. News. Brief.: Public Hearing Set on SCANARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Free Times

    ... to bear the burden of paying for the now-failed multibillion-dollar nuclear reactor construction project in Fairfield County. "The decision that the PSC will make on the issue of who pays for the abandoned nuclear project will affect rates for ...

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  3. SC television manufacturer can remain open after parts removed from Trump tariff listRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Post and Courier

    ... administration and being patient," Symmes added. "The facts were on our side. Now Winnsboro and Element and Fairfield County are going to reap the benefits of that." State Sen. Mike Fanning, D-Fairfield, thanked McMaster and Trump's budget director ...

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  4. Dominion Deal Clears Another Key HurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | FITSNews

    ... utility Santee Cooper . Two additional next-generation reactors were supposed to have come online at the Fairfield County site in 2016 and 2017, respectively, but after spending $10 billion on their construction between 2008-2017 Santee Cooper and ...

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  5. Hicks column: Only two ways for SCE&G customers to get their money back, both complicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | Post and Courier

    ... an average of $1,000 per household as reimbursement for some of the money already shelled out for those two Fairfield County nuclear plants that were abandoned more than a year ago. It's all a bit much. State Sen. Sandy Senn says the bombardment of ...

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  6. One person dead in single-vehicle Fairfield County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | WMBF

    The driver ran off the road, hit a tree and was ejected from the car, SCHP says. That person was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

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  7. Fire at Kensington Apartments in TaylorsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 27 | FOX Carolina

    Since the production of the very first car in the U.S., Americans seemed obsessed by their cars. That has been portrayed in movies decade after decade.

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  8. South Carolina agency to try to save rural hospitals from closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 25 | Post and Courier

    ... public hospitals are at risk of closing, according to Morgan Stanley analysis. That is what is happening in Fairfield County , where leaders decided they could no longer support the county-owned hospital there, WLTX-TV reported last year. Now, the ...

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  9. PHOTOS - Upstate bakery creates huge Clemson-themed cakes for college football fansRead the original story

    Friday Aug 24 | FOX Carolina

    On April 15, 1912, the Titanic struck an iceberg and descended to the bottom of the Atlantic, killing 1,514 passengers. Take a look back at images from the "unsinkable" ship's century-long hold on the world's attention.

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  10. PHOTOS: Items belonging to convicted serial killer Todd Kohlhepp go up for auctionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 24 | FOX Carolina

    Michael Jackson was the most famous pop singer in the world. After this death in 2009, his family has been rocked by litigation and infighting.

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  11. Federal Tariffs and Local EffectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 23 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... our new building just got smaller before construction has even begun. The TV-maker Element Electronics in Fairfield County will close its Winnsboro plant due to more expensive component parts because of the Trump tariffs, laying off 126 employees. ...

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  12. Teen identified in fatal shooting in Winnsboro, suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 23 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... and are hoping to have him back by Thursday afternoon. Deputies from the Sheriff's Office, SLED, and The Fairfield County Coroner's Office responded to the scene at Drawdy Park in Winnsboro. The shooting is still under investigation by the Winnsboro ...

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  13. Murder investigation underway in Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Deputies from the Fairfield County Sheriff's Office made their way to Drawdy Park in Winnsboro to gather evidence and other details regarding the incident. The Fairfield County Coroner's Office was on the scene as well.

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  14. Anderson Co. Sheriff's K-9s get bullet/stab proof vestsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 22 | FOX Carolina

    All sorts of wild animals make the desert of Arizona their home. Take a look at some of the snapshots captured by people enjoying the great outdoors in Arizona.

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  15. Rant and Rave: Prell Sucks, but Selsun Blue.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | Free Times

    ... How many of them do you think will be invited to this big feast? Hey, I just saw the job loss situation in Fairfield County, with the company that makes TVs there. What do people think about Trump now? He's a royal, gold-plated job killer. Rant to ...

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  16. PHOTOS: Greenville Zoo's new baby orangutan makes her debutRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2018 | FOX Carolina

    There have been plenty of summer blockbusters released over the years. Here is a compiled list of movies that are some of the greatest of all-time.

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  17. Clemson Welcome Back Festival 2018Read the original story

    Aug 21, 2018 | FOX Carolina

    From the "Verdi" beard to the "Freestyle Moustache," thousands of men showed up in Las Vegas to compete in the National Beard and Moustache Championships. From the "Verdi" beard to the "Freestyle Moustache," thousands of men showed up in Las Vegas to compete in the National Beard and Moustache Championships.

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  18. Mulvaney lobbying to exempt friend's company from Trump tariffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    ... the district where Element is based, also confirmed Mulvaney's involvement in efforts to save the Fairfield County, South Carolina plant. "I know that he is actively pleading on our behalf, because people we've talked to in D.C., they say, 'Yes, ...

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  19. Trump's budget director tries to protect home-state business from tariffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Daily Republic

    ... on internal deliberative processes." But South Carolina State Sen. Mike Fanning, a Democrat who represents Fairfield County where Element is headquartered, said Mulvaney's involvement is well known. "I know that he is actively pleading on our ...

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  20. Mick Mulvaney returns to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    ... on internal deliberative processes." But South Carolina State Sen. Mike Fanning, a Democrat who represents Fairfield County where Element is headquartered, said Mulvaney's involvement is well known. "I know that he is actively pleading on our ...

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