Included in the evening’s final newscast:
— An effort to eventually raise South Carolina’s gas tax by 10 cents per gallon unanimously cleared the House budget committee.
— The Berkeley County School District’s chief financial officer has been fired over embezzlement accusations.
— The state Department of Insurance’s newest “Obamacare” numbers show enrollment is actually up in the state this year.
— The leader of the SC Senate is its latest member to have his portrait adorn the chamber.