Sylvan Learning Center adding Taylors location

  November 24, 2020

Sylvan Learning Center is adding a new location in the Taylors area. This new site will be located at 1304 Stallings Road, which is between Indigo Water and Pebble Creek…

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Gov. McMaster urges Dominion to withdraw rate increase request

  November 24, 2020

Many South Carolinians Struggling “To Keep Lights On” During Pandemic Governor Henry McMaster today requested Dominion Energy withdraw their request to the Public Service Commission (PSC) for a 7.7% rate…

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Skyline announces three team members

  November 24, 2020

Skyline Exhibits & Design, Inc. has announced that Josh Reed, Colleen Krumm and Angela Smith are now Certified Project Management Professionals. The designation is awarded by the Project Management Institute…

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Touchdown Club Announces All-County Team

  November 24, 2020

Perhaps the most important memory of high school football in 2020 is that there was a season at all. Only Laurens Academy was unimpeded by the coronavirus. The Crusaders had…

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The Beach Company announces four new hires

  November 24, 2020

Today, The Beach Company announced one new hire at its headquarters in Charleston, one hire at its new luxury development in Charleston, one new hire at its mixed-use development in…

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Skutchi Designs, Inc. expanding operations in Horry County

  November 24, 2020

More than $3.5 million investment will create 41 new jobs Skutchi Designs, Inc., a national contract office furniture company, today announced plans to expand operations in Horry County. The more…

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Church provides Thanksgiving dinners for 80 seniors

  November 24, 2020

Retired Richland County deputy sheriffs and others making deliveries By W. Thomas Smith Jr. Saint David’s Episcopal Church in Northeast Columbia provided 80 Thanksgiving dinners for seniors across Columbia and…

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Pioneer Football League Announces Plans for Spring Schedule

  November 23, 2020

The Pioneer Football League announced Monday its intent to put together a schedule for the spring of 2021. The schedule will include the conference’s nine schools, as well as incoming…

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A Thanksgiving Message from SC Senator Danny Verdin

  November 23, 2020

Often, a movie or television program with characters contemplating the Thanksgiving holiday, will include one character encouraging the other(s) to “say what you’re thankful for,” usually, with no reference to…

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Richland County Drop-off dites to close for Thanksgiving

  November 23, 2020

The County’s C&D Landfill, Lower Richland Drop-off Center and Clemson Road Drop-off Recycling Site will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27 in observance of Thanksgiving. There will…

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Auro Hotels announces 2021 opening of AC Hotel Greenville

  November 23, 2020

Auro Hotels announced AC Hotel Greenville, a new hotel located in downtown Greenville, SC that will boast luxurious accommodations and unique amenities when it opens early 2021. The hotel will…

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Carver Maritime, LLC expanding operations in Charleston County

  November 23, 2020

More than $27.8 million investment will create 50 new jobs Carver Maritime, LLC, an industrial port known for its shipping and warehousing storage operations, today announced plans to expand its…

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Richland Library announces Thanksgiving schedule

  November 23, 2020

All Richland Library locations will close 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, November 25 and remain closed Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 in observance of Thanksgiving. Local residents will still be…

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School District Five names new director of finance

  November 23, 2020

Lexington-Richland School District Five has named a new director of finance for the district. Experienced, professional accountant Connie Frick was approved by the Board of Trustees on Nov. 16 to…

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Curiosity Corner: Why they speak Portuguese in Brazil, 24/7

  November 23, 2020

Question: Most South American countries are Spanish-speaking, yet Brazilians speak Portuguese. Why is this? (Asked by a column reader whose Spanish wasn’t any good in Brazil.) Reply: Brazil is the…

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Christopher Lawson appointed to The COMET Board of Directors

  November 23, 2020

The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) announces the appointment, by Richland County, of Christopher Lawson to its Board of Directors. Lawson is a First Lieutenant in the United…

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Lowcountry Food Bank announces new Nutrition Policy

  November 23, 2020

Nutrition policy guides LCFB food procurement and distribution for those who struggle with hunger in the Lowcountry The Lowcountry Food Bank (LCFB), whose mission is to lead the fight against…

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City of Clinton Holds Seventh Annual Legislative Luncheon  

  November 22, 2020

On Friday, November 20th the City of Clinton held the seventh annual Legislative Luncheon.  The event is an opportunity for state and local legislators to update local officials on things…

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One SC Fund awards $426,600 for hurricane relief

  November 22, 2020

Grants bring total to more than $8.5 million distributed to nonprofits since the fund’s inception The One SC Fund Hurricane Response Committee has awarded $426,600 in grants to 11 organizations…

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Christmas is in the Air!

  November 22, 2020

The holiday season is here, and we have all the trimmings to decorate your home! Fresh cut North Carolina Fraser Fir trees arrived and the scents of Christmas fill the…

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New Coach Brings Hope to LDHS Girls’ Basketball

  November 22, 2020

Aianna Kelly, the first-year girls’ basketball coach at Laurens District High School, is a young woman of inexhaustible enthusiasm. Her positive outlook may come in handy as the Raiders enter…

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CDS announces new Board Members for 2021

  November 20, 2020

The Center for Developmental Services announces the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors: Thomas Kuckhoff, Tish Lanier and Ryan Tiller. “We are excited to have these…

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Greenville Women Giving grant application deadline Nov. 27

  November 20, 2020

Non-profit organizations serving Greenville County have until November 27 to apply for a $50,000 grant from Greenville Women Giving. Recognizing the immense challenges of non-profits during the pandemic, GWG has…

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Stokes & Company welcomes three new hires

  November 20, 2020

Stokes & Company CPAs, a local firm specializing in monthly accounting and payroll services for business clients, as well as individual and business tax planning and preparation, is welcoming three…

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Canceled: 11/20 Richland Library Flu Shot Clinic

  November 19, 2020

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Richland Library is canceling the flu shot clinic on Friday, November 20 at our St. Andrews location, which is in partnership with Walgreens. Customers can still…

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