Spartanburg County attracted $3.2 billion in new investment in 2022

  January 27, 2023

New investments and expansions find success in Spartanburg In 2022, OneSpartanburg, Inc. landed 36 economic development projects on behalf of Spartanburg County and the City of Spartanburg, resulting in $3.2…

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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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Clinton YMCA – Hosting A Chicken Truck Sale

  January 27, 2023

The Clinton YMCA will be hosting a Chicken Truck Sale from House of Raeford. The last time the chicken truck came was in 2021 with over 300 orders. Pre-orders are…

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Lowcountry Graduate Center aims high and welcomes a new Director

  January 27, 2023

The Lowcountry Graduate Center welcomes Jessica Carter, Ph.D., an experienced professional with a broad skill set encompassing decades of work in a wide variety of fields. Carter joins the LGC…

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2023 South Carolina Chef Ambassadors announced

  January 26, 2023

Today, three chefs were appointed South Carolina Chef Ambassadors for 2023. Lt. Gov. Pamela Evette made the announcement on behalf of Gov. Henry McMaster, along with Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh…

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Posted in: lowcountrybizsc, midlandsbiz, upstatebizsc   Category: food, headlines, hospitality, on-the-move, restaurant

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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PensacolaBeach.com taps TravelBoom to grow online footprint

  January 26, 2023

Pensacola Beach is a resort community on the Gulf Coast of Florida sitting on the barrier island of Santa Rosa, white-sand beaches and emerald-green waters attract visitors worldwide. PensacolaBeach.com, a…

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Quadrangle Shopping Center now fully leased in Charleston

  January 26, 2023

Harbor Commercial Partners announces that Vitré Ravenel Stephens and Taylor Sekanovich represented the landlord, Fincher Patrick Weir, LLC, in the leasing of 1,580sf of retail space at Quadrangle Shopping Center,…

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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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Global Location Strategies acquires two site selection software platforms

  January 26, 2023

Global Location Strategies (GLS), one of the world’s leading corporate site selection firms, announced the acquisition of two cloud-based software platforms serving the economic development industry: LocationOne (LOIS) and Lasso.…

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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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Clinton Family YMCA Youth Baseball and Softball Registration

  January 26, 2023

Registration for YMCA youth baseball and softball is open. The deadline to register your child is Thursday, February 9. Playing Divisions Baseball: (Ages as of May 1, 2023) age 3-4…

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

SeamonWhiteside announces seven new shareholders

  January 25, 2023

SeamonWhiteside (SW+), a full-service site design firm throughout the Carolinas, announced the appointment of seven new shareholders. Integral to the leadership and vision of the firm, the new SeamonWhiteside shareholders…

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The Beach Company announces two new hires

  January 25, 2023

The Beach Company announces two new hires at the company’s corporate headquarters in downtown Charleston. Hanna Grimes has been hired as a social media strategist at The Beach Company. In…

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41 Midlands leaders selected to become Riley Fellows

  January 25, 2023

Forty-one leaders from across the Midlands will have new tools and perspectives to leverage diversity to improve organizational outcomes and drive social and economic progress in South Carolina, gained through…

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District 56 Recruitment Fair

  January 25, 2023

Laurens County School District 56 is hosting a Recruitment Fair on Saturday, January 28th from 9-11 am at Clinton Middle School (800 N. Adair Street, Clinton). The district is hiring…

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Thornwell Charter School Now Enrolling

  January 25, 2023

Parents who are interested in enrolling their children in grades 5K – 11 at Thornwell Charter School (TCS) are asked to complete the enrollment form that can be found on the…

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Main Street Laurens to Renovate Wells Clardy Cottage

  January 25, 2023

Main Street Laurens has announced the hiring of Mantis Homes to renovate the “Wells Clardy Cottage” located on West Main Street into a showplace AirBnb. Main Street Laurens was gifted…

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Writer, Translator Aruni Kashyap to Visit Lander University

  January 24, 2023

The community is invited to join the Department of English and Foreign Languages at Lander University for “A Reading and Conversation,” featuring writer and translator Aruni Kashyap. The event will…

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GreenWood, Inc. reaches 6 million safe hours at Merck

  January 24, 2023

GreenWood, Inc., an integrated operations, maintenance, and construction solutions provider, celebrated reaching 6 million safe work hours without a lost time event at their Merck project site in Elkton, Virginia.…

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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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EO Charleston to host event celebrating Black entrepreneurs

  January 24, 2023

EO Charleston, the Lowcountry’s local chapter of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), a global organization representing 18,000 entrepreneurs from more than 60 countries, announces it will host its Celebrating Charleston’s Black Entrepreneurs…

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