Emily Williams is a business reporter at The Post and Courier, covering tourism and aerospace. She also writes the Business Headlines newsletter and co-hosts the weekly news podcast Understand SC.
This week, we're talking about the race to represent the state's 1st district in Congress. Joe Cunningham, who was the first Democrat to secure the seat in four decades, is facing Republican challenger state Rep. Nancy Mace.
Flooding and sea-level rise pose a critical threat to Charleston's business community, the workforce it supports and the viability of low-lying areas as sites for future investment.
A couple lodgings at prominent spots in the heart of the city's tourism district are still closed: the Market Pavilion Hotel and the former King Charles Inn. Both have plans to reopen after major renovations.
As the sector's financial losses continue to mount, South Carolina is pumping $20 million into tourism marketing efforts, more than half of which will go to groups that promote the Charleston area and the Grand Strand to visitors.
In this episode, we break down what happened to make South Carolina's U.S. Senate race one of the most closely-watched and competitive contests in the 2020 Election.
Do you have questions about voting? Are you wondering something about a race that's on your ballot? If so, send your questions our way, and we'll try to answer them on an upcoming episode.
A total of 11 deliveries were logged last month — less than half the number from the same period last year — and seven of them were the 787 jet built in South Carolina and Washington state.