Included in the noon newscast:
— The White House confirmed that President Trump on Friday will make his first trip to SC since his election.
— Charleston City Council will meet Tuesday night to discuss their support for funding a long-stalled extension of Interstate 526.
— State employees would have to pay a bit more towards retirement, while agencies and local governments may need to contribute a lot more….
— Plans to deal with coal tar that sits at the bottom of the Congaree River in Columbia are coming under fire.