Employers are represented at the Midlands Job Fair in Columbia, S.C., in May

2014 job fairs offer opportunities for those seeking employment in South Carolina

Employers are represented at the Midlands Job Fair in Columbia, S.C., in May

The S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce provides a list of job fairs for those seeking employment. For up-to-the minute, daily updates on job fairs and hiring events happening throughout the state, follow SC Works on Twitter at twitter.com/SCWorksinfo.

July 2014

 

Charleston Diversity Career Fair
Tuesday, July 15, 2014

10 a.m. –  2 p.m.
Crowne Plaza Convention Center
4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd.
Charleston, SC 29418 Read more

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Bounce TV’s “Off The Chain Live!” comedy tour lands in Atlanta on Aug. 27-28

off the chain live host rodney perry

ATLANTA – A family-friendly stand-up comedy show that is featured on the Bounce TV network’s popular stand-up comedy series “Off The Chain” will be arriving in Columbia, S.C., on Friday through Sunday, June 27-29.

“Off The Chain Live!” will be at The Comedy House, 2768 Decker Blvd.

“Off The Chain” features African-American comedians. The TV series host, Rodney Perry, will headline the “Off The Chain Live!” performances at The Comedy House. Perry is a comedian who has opened for such top comics as George Lopez, Cedric the Entertainer and Steve Harvey.

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Ok, Who’s on Trial Here?

Mayor Steve Benjamin: Ok, Who's On Trial Here

Even though he is not on trial, Columbia, S.C., Mayor Steve Benjamin has taken several hits from the prosecutors in the Jonathan Pinson corruption trial. This has caused some damage to his political image.

The New Hillary Hit — Pit Her Against President Obama

GOP strategists have made absolutely no secret that they are loading up for bear against Hillary Clinton, if but more likely when, she announces that she’s in for White House in 2016. They’ve already shelled out millions to assail her on websites, blogs, and in less than discreet digs at her from the Republican National Committee. They’ve rehashed all the old stuff about Whitewater, the Lewinsky scandal, her tout of health care reform, which was the prelude to the much harangued Affordable Care Act, and most importantly her alleged cover-up of Benghazi.

 

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Killing and Dying for Respect

There was some disbelief over social media when it was suggested the accused shooter of two Newark New Jersey youth was prompted by his feeling disrespected. The suspect, a 15 year-old boy, is reported to have been angry because he believed two other young men had ‘hit’ on a girl he was dating. The boy’s rage resulted in the death of a 13 year-old girl, Zainee Hailey, who was struck by a stray bullet while taking out the trash on Christmas night. Another victim, a target of the shooter and one of the boys the suspect alleged to have acted disrespectfully toward him, died of his injuries. The third victim was shot in the neck and seriously injured.

 

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