Coast RTA has recruited a former transit finance executive from Dallas Area Rapid Transit to temporarily serve as its finance officer to make sure, among other things, its leveraging as much of its federal dollars as it should be.
Myrtle Beach officials say they are pleased with the way the $3.5 million in technology and traffic control equipment worked during Memorial Day weekend, though some tourists said they were concerned about the increase in surveillance this year versus last year.
There have been 25 babies surrendered under South Carolina’s Daniel’s Law, including one in Horry County in 2008 and one in Georgetown County in 2005. The law also known as the South Carolina Safe Haven for Abandon Babies Act was enacted in 2000.
Horry County Councilmen are mulling a tax increase that would allow them to balance next year’s budget without reserves and provide additional law enforcement staff, county employee raises and public safety equipment.
Most of those killed by heat-related conditions including dehydration and heat stroke have been in the southern states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, where 100 people died just on Thursday as temperatures hovered about 109 degrees Fahrenheit.
News anchors have all been atwitter at the bold proclamation of love from a Nairobi lawyer, who goes by the name Kiprono and is offering President Obama 50 cows, 70 sheep and 30 goats in exchange for the hand of his beautiful and eldest daughter, Malia.