The Department of Transportation says their I-526 Corridor East project could most directly affect the Town of Mt. Pleasant, and some Lowcountry residents say they’re concerned about potentially losing their homes.
According to the South Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association, many of these vacancies have gone unfilled since establishments cut staffing last year during the height of the coronavirus pandemic.
It’s one of the most congested interstates in South Carolina, and new plans from the SCDOT propose a major overhaul, a potential solution to what they call over crowded roadways on the I-526 east corridor.
Soon the number of metal detectors found scattered across the facilities in the Colleton County School District will be tripled. On Monday, the school board voted to increase the number of metal detectors from 6 to 18.
The attorneys for the estate of Alex Murdaugh’s former family housekeeper, Gloria Satterfield, say they’ve reached a settlement with Murdaugh’s former law firm Peters, Murdaugh, Parker, Eltzroth, and Detrick (PMPED).