Bank of the Lowcountry welcomes Graham Holcombe

  February 6, 2023

Bank of the Lowcountry announced Graham Holcombe as the company’s new Senior Vice President and City Executive responsible for leading the Bank’s growth in Beaufort, SC. “Graham is a true…

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Tractor Supply company expanding to Dorchester Road location

  February 2, 2023

NAI Charleston announced that veteran broker Will Sherrod, CCIM facilitated the sale of approximately 7.25 acres of land located along Dorchester Road at Shady Lane in Summerville, SC. The property…

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SC Launch Inc. invests in Heron Farms

  February 1, 2023

South Carolina Research Authority’s investment affiliate, SC Launch Inc., has invested in Heron Farms Inc. The $250,000 investment will help the Charleston-based startup grow its vertical farming operations that require no naturally…

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Two thought-provoking questions by Governor McMaster

  January 31, 2023

By Alan Cooper Publisher [I spoke about this topic on the South Carolina Business Review on Monday, January 30 – listen here] During the State of the State address, Governor…

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Pacolet Milliken completes first renewable natural gas investment

  January 31, 2023

Pacolet Milliken, LLC (“Pacolet”), a sustainability-focused, family-owned investment firm, announced the consummation of a joint venture investment with Evensol LLC (“Evensol”), a leading developer of renewable biogas assets, on January 18,…

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Santee Cooper announces EVolve Grant recipients

  January 31, 2023

Funds Will Help Provide EV Infrastructure, More Santee Cooper has awarded $95,978 through its EVolve Grant program to fund electric vehicle projects proposed by the City of Conway, Coastal Carolina…

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Life, Dogs, Work, Adventure: Love the Process

  January 30, 2023

By Sarah Hey   “I’m not sure what that is,” I called back to my flanker as we stumbled through the woods around midnight. “Maybe a log? A pile of…

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Great Southern Homes announces two important new hires

  January 27, 2023

Great Southern Homes announced two new important additions to their executive staff. Greg Howell, Midlands Division Manager Greg Howell has joined Great Southern Homes as the Midlands Division Manager. In…

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Entrepreneur Minute – Amber Dube, Palmetto Moon

  January 26, 2023

The Who’s on the Move, Entrepreneur Minute is an interview in support of the undeniable impact that entrepreneurs have on our communities. We will be highlighting 20 entrepreneurs in each of…

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Prisma Health announces Matt Elsey as new CFO

  January 26, 2023

Matt Elsey, CPA, has been appointed to Prisma Health’s corporate leadership team as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Elsey, a native of Michigan, brings more than 25 years…

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2023 State of the State Address, Governor Henry McMaster

  January 26, 2023

Mr. Speaker, Mr. President, ladies and gentlemen of the General Assembly, my fellow South Carolinians: We are here tonight to address challenges and opportunities. But first, as in prior years,…

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The person next door

  January 26, 2023

By Jeff Becraft   As I have probably mentioned before, my Dad now has to live at a skilled nursing facility that gives more acute care. It is in a…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: life, on-the-move

Wendy Methvin named SEL4SC Executive Director

  January 26, 2023

The Social Emotional Learning Alliance for South Carolina (SEL4SC) announced that it has appointed Wendy Methvin as its executive director. After graduating Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude in…

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MGC Long Run returns to Columbia on February 4

  January 25, 2023

The MGC Long Run returns to Columbia, South Carolina on Saturday, February 4 for its eighth year. Net proceeds will benefit the USO South Carolina, an organization whose mission is…

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Two upper King Street buildings purchased for $12 million

  January 24, 2023

NAI Charleston announced that Thomas Boulware, SIOR, CCIM represented the purchaser in the acquisition of 585 & 587 King Street. These buildings, which comprise ±13,700 SF, are occupied by Fuji…

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Greenville Jewish Film Festival reveals 2023 lineup

  January 24, 2023

The Greenville Jewish Film Festival announces its lineup of films for its 3rd annual SpringFest event – March 9, 11 and 12 – at the Greenville ONE Center in downtown Greenville.…

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Carolina Business Equipment (CBE) expands again

  January 24, 2023

CBE President and Owner, John Eckstrom with Mark Myers from Sharp Electronics and Representative Jay Kilmartin On Monday, January 23, Carolina Business Equipment (CBE) hosted a ribbon cutting for the…

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Income Tax season opens today

  January 23, 2023

The South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) and the IRS begin accepting Individual Income Tax returns today, January 23, 2023. The filing deadline for both state and federal returns is Tuesday,…

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SC Ports handles nearly 3 million TEUs in 2022

  January 19, 2023

South Carolina Ports had a record 2022 with the most containers ever handled at the Port of Charleston. SC Ports moved nearly 2.8 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) in 2022,…

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How to show appreciation

  January 19, 2023

By Jerry Bellune All of us feel good about being appreciated for what we do at work, home or anywhere else. Jacob Coite knows this. He is an appreciator. He…

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Two old dogs in the dark

  January 19, 2023

By Jeff Becraft   Last Friday, I got home from work and my wife, Brenda, was packing and getting ready to head out of town to go to a conference…

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Darlene Roberson appointed SCSBA Region 2 Director

  January 16, 2023

Darlene Roberson, a Charleston County School District (CCSD) board member, was appointed Region 2 Director of the South Carolina School Board Association’s (SCSBA) Board of Directors on January 6, 2023.…

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Northeast Columbia home sells for $2 million

  January 16, 2023

The home is the highest price resale in Woodcreek Farms since 2010. An “ultra-luxury” home in Woodcreek Farms in northeast Columbia has sold for nearly $2 million. The 9,000-square-foot home…

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