local branch of the American Federation of Government Employees will be holding
an emergency meeting Monday in the Lowcountry to discuss how sequestration will affect government
The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. at Gilligan's Restaurant on Boundary
Street in Beaufort. It is open to the public, however, organizers do stress the
meeting is meant for government employees and their families.
Thursday, May 23 2013 7:38 PM EDT2013-05-23 23:38:31 GMT
Firefighters are known to battle flames, not pack heat, but Southside Fire and EMS is exploring the idea of carrying concealed guns for upper management officers. More >>
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