Approximately 6,000 appeals were filed in 2011 with the Assessor's Office, and the chief complaint appears to be that many people don't believe the fair market value of their property increased in a down market. Sixty thousand properties out of the roughly 100,000 assessed increased in fair market value.
The Laurens Street Bridge collapsed a few inches after heavy rainfalls. The South Carolina Department of Transportation officially approved the use of Federal Emergency Relief funding to help cover the costs of the Laurens Street Bridge repairs.
MYRTLE BEACH — Republican Horry County Council Chairman Tim Rice become South Carolina’s newest U.S. House member Tuesday by defeating Democrat Gloria Bromell Tinubu in the state’s new 7th Congressional District in the northeastern corner of the state.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama rolled to re-election Tuesday night, vanquishing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and triumphing despite a weak economy that plagued his first term and put a crimp in the middle class dreams of...
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Republican Horry County Council Chairman Tim Rice become South Carolina’s newest U.S. House member Tuesday by defeating Democrat Gloria Bromell Tinubu in the state’s new 7th Congressional District in the northeastern corner of the state.
WASHINGTON — Voters in key states such as Florida and Virginia waited in long lines hours after polls closed Tuesday night to cast ballots, even as politicians and their supporters urged them not to give up despite the long delays.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Rep. Joe Donnelly has won the Indiana Senate race, giving Democrats their first pickup of a Republican Senate seat. Republicans have now lost two Senate seats, including a Maine seat won by independent Angus King.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is the winner of the 16 electoral votes in Michigan — the state that benefitted the most from the auto industry bailout. Michigan, where Mitt Romney’s father served as governor, wasn’t heavily contested by the two...
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama won the reliably Democratic Northeast, and Republican Mitt Romney secured his Republican conservative base Tuesday night in a tense duel for the White House shadowed by a weak economy and high unemployment.