Carolina Panthers get green light for move to SC as lawmakers OK $115 tax breaks

S.C. state lawmakers officially passed the incentive package Monday after ironing out minor tweaks to the bill last week, and after a spirited debate earlier this month over the deal’s projected economic benefits.

South Carolina: Tax break for Carolina Panthers near passage

South Carolina legislators are expected to clear the final hurdle to giving the Carolina Panthers up to $120 million in tax breaks to move their practice fields and team headquarters out of North Carolina

Carolina Panthers rookie mini camp starts in the rain

It’s a day most guys who play football look forward to-- the first practice with a NFL team. Friday morning didn’t provide the best of conditions as heavy rains greeted the newest Panthers as the team held the first day of its rookie mini camp.

  Reporters, public turned away from community meeting on Panthers practice bubble

The Panthers are petitioning the City of Charlotte to allow them to build signs and branding along with a new practice facility for the team.

  Senate approves multi-million tax break bill to bring Panthers to SC

The South Carolina Senate voted 27-15 Thursday to approve an incentives bill to bring the Carolina Panthers’ headquarters and practice facilities across the border from North Carolina.

Panthers owner: If SC Senate doesn’t approve incentives, I’ll stay in Charlotte

As a bill that would give $115 million in tax breaks for a Carolina Panthers practice complex in Rock Hill continues to struggle through the S.C. legislature and a vote was pushed to Thursday, team owner David Tepper had a message for lawmakers considering the package.

Myrtle Beach mayor signs letter supporting bill to bring Panthers to SC

Myrtle Beach Mayor Brenda Bethune is one of five mayors who signed a letter, urging senators to support a bill that would help bring the Carolina Panthers to South Carolina.

Panthers sign two-time Super Bowl champion wide receiver Chris Hogan

The Carolina Panthers have added to their depth at wide receiver with the signing of free agent Chris Hogan on Friday.

  ‘This is a great deal’: SC Gov. asks lawmakers to support relocation of Carolina Panthers HQ

The South Carolina Department of Commerce put together a 15-year cost-benefit analysis that estimates a net positive value of more than $188 million for South Carolina and a $3 billion impact to the region and to the state.

Carolina Panthers re-sign running back Cameron Artis-Payne

The battle for the Carolina Panthers back up running back position in 2019 will include Cameron Artis-Payne as the team re-signed the unrestricted free agent on Thursday.

  Lawmakers moving quickly to lure Panthers to South Carolina

South Carolina lawmakers are working quickly to pass legislation that would incentivize professional sports teams to set up shop in the Palmetto State.

Panthers sign Super Bowl-champion defensive end Bruce Irvin

Following the team’s decision to move on from longtime standout Thomas Davis, the Panthers have searched for a replacement to join their depleted linebacking corps.

  ‘Panthers are the long game, not the short.’ Charlotte leaders respond to potential facility move

A day after a meeting between Panther’s owner, David Tepper, and South Carolina leaders about potentially moving part of the teams operations to South Carolina, Charlotte leaders are responding.

  McMaster: Carolina Panthers hope to relocate facilities, 150+ employees to South Carolina

Governor Henry McMaster announced Wednesday that a meeting with leadership from the state’s general assembly and the Carolina Panthers are looking to moving their football operations to South Carolina.

  Former Carolina Panther sues the city of Shelby for racial discrimination

A former Carolina Panthers player is suing the city of Shelby over a failed deal involving a multi-million dollar sports complex.

  S.C. lawmakers could consider change in state law to lure Carolina Panthers

South Carolina legislators could consider changing state law in order to bring the Carolina Panthers’ new team headquarters and training facilities to the state.

Longtime Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis finds a new football home

He finished his time with the Panthers with 1,111 tackles and 28 sacks.