Recent News


Mr. Timothy C. Winslow, Executive Director (Elect), South Carolina Association of Counties, presented the J. Mitchell Graham Award to Dorchester County Council Chairman George H. Bailey, members of county council, Tiffany J. Norton, SC PIO, and Jason L. Ward, County Administrator.

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The South Carolina Commission on Prosecution Coordination is conducting two free trainings in Florence tomorrow, Thursday, August 29. Please note that the Commission’s trainings are not open to persons who personally represent, in any capacity or in any type of legal or administrative matter, individuals charged with crimes or work in an agency or office, in any capacity, with any other persons who do so. By registering to attend, each attendee is certifying that he/she is an employed by a city, county, or state law enforcement or prosecution agency, and further... Read more


The Threat and How to Think About It

Ransomware has rapidly emerged as the most visible cybersecurity risk playing out across our nation’s networks, locking up private sector organizations and government agencies alike. And that’s only what we’re seeing – many more infections are going unreported, ransoms are being paid, and the vicious ransomware cycle continues on. We strongly urge you to consider ransomware infections as destructive attacks, not an event where you can simply pay off the bad guys and regain control of your network (do you really trust a cybercriminal?).

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Annual Conference highlights and presentations given during the SCAC 52nd Annual Conference are now available. View them all on the Annual Conference Highlights page.Read more


SCAC is proud to announce a new online wage and salary report tool. The searchable database allows users to create customized reports for the salary information of 203 county positions reported in the most recent biennial wage and salary survey of South Carolina counties.  Salary data is searchable by county, county population group, position, and department.

To access the online salary report tool online, go to

The FY 2020 wage and salary survey will be underway... Read more