The state’s gas tax is the 48th lowest in the nation at 16.75 cents-a-gallon which raises $600 million a year for the roads, but SC needs $1 billion more a year to maintain and fix the roads. Just food for thought with all of this debate over raising the gas tax
The Greenville Health Authority Board of Trustees announced a plan to give $80 million worth of grants over the next 20 years to fund initiatives to make the county healthier to achieve their goal of Greenville county being the healthiest county in the country by 2036.
The first tropical depression of the year spotted in the Atlantic Ocean which makes it the first April system since 2003.
Canadian company Caristrap that makes strapping is opening a plant in Mauldin and is looking to fill 99 new jobs.