John B. White, Jr. receives USC School of Law Compleat Lawyer Platinum Award

Award recognizes over 31 years of practice featuring outstanding civic and professional accomplishments Spartanburg, S.C. — John B. White, Jr., managing partner of Harrison White, P.C., a full-service law firm in Spartanburg, S.C., and a 1976 graduate of the University of South Carolina School… Read Full Article »

The 2021 South Carolina turkey season is here!

Turkey season in the Upstate of South Carolina officially kicks off today, April 1, 2021 in Game Zones 1 and 2. While our fellow hunters to the south have been hunting since March 22, it is time for the rest… Read Full Article »

Cross for Holy Week

Keeping the Faith

“For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” (John 3:16 King James Bible Version) There isn’t a verse in the Bible that better… Read Full Article »

Three things to know about eminent domain and condemnation

The terms eminent domain and condemnation are often used by people to mean the same thing, but these terms actually have different meanings.  Eminent domain is the right of the Government, or a private party acting under government authority, to take… Read Full Article »

2020: A Year to Remember

Yes, I said it. I went there. For me, at least, I want to remember 2020. I need to remember. I hear all the time that folks just want to forget 2020 because of all the bad things that happened…. Read Full Article »

Book Club

Dr. Suess wrote, “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” George R.R. Martin has written, “A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies . …. Read Full Article »

Geese Flying in Formation

What geese already know that we need to figure out.

In his “Lessons from Geese,” author Milton Olson describes how geese work together to support both the strong and the weak for the betterment of the flock. Olson writes, “As each bird flaps its wings, it creates an ‘uplift’ for… Read Full Article »

It is what it is, except when it isn’t. Why you need to talk to us.

On September 8, 2015, at 5:00 a.m., a collision between two commercial trucks on Interstate 85 near Piedmont, S.C. took the life of a forty-year-old husband and father of four when the tractor trailer he was driving collided with the… Read Full Article »

Workers’ Compensation: what is the ‘compensation rate,’ and why is it important?

The South Carolina workers’ compensation system is set up in a way that benefits are paid by the week.  This is true when a worker is injured and has to miss seven or more consecutive days and receives weekly checks,… Read Full Article »

At Harrison White, P.C., Nothing Stops the Wheels of Justice

Spartanburg, S.C. — On January 6, 2021, in conjunction with the increasing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the state, the Honorable Chief Justice Donald W. Beatty issued an order suspending all in-person court proceedings across the State of South Carolina on… Read Full Article »