Category Archives: Government

South Carolina Legislative Black Caucus announces leadership positions

STATEHOUSE  - Members of the South Carolina Legislative Black Caucus convened in Hilton Head, SC on December 7-9, for its annual policy retreat, to organize and announce its 2017-2019 leadership team. John Richard C. King (SC District 49, Representative) will move up to serve as Chairman, while Jerry N. Govan, Jr.  (SC District 95, Representative)…
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Rep. Leon Howard reelected as chairman of SC House committee

Columbia, SC (December 8, 2016) – The South Carolina Legislative Black Caucus (SCLBC) is pleased to announce that SC Representative Leon Howard has been reelected for his fourth term as Chairman of the Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs Committee (3M Committee). This makes him the only African-American and Democrat to chair a standing committee…
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Richland County recognized for leadership in eco-friendly practices

(RICHLAND PIO) — Richland County is the recipient of two environmental awards that laud the County’s leadership in “green” practices. At the annual Gala for a Greener Midlands on Dec. 9, Keep the Midlands Beautiful presented Richland County Councilman Jim Manning, District 8, with the Green Elected Official Award and Rudy Curtis, former interim director…
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