Cummins Turbo Technologies expanding operations in Charleston County

  June 17, 2021

More than $10.7 million investment will create 252 new jobs Cummins Turbo Technologies, a business segment of global power leader Cummins Inc., today announced plans to expand turbocharger manufacturing operations…

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Another weekend, so what’s on tap in Laurens County?

  June 17, 2021

There’s something for everyone in Laurens County.  From dining to music, movies and markets.  Here just some of the line-up for this weekend: Friday, June 18th: Head over to Verdin’s…

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Coronavirus outbreak in South Carolina – updated information here

  June 17, 2021

Updated June 17, 2021  The links provided below are updated regularly as information becomes available. Keep checking back here for updates. Latest SC Data (June 17, 2021) SC Demographic Data…

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Blood Donations Needed as Levels Reach Critical Low

  June 16, 2021

The Blood Connection is in critical need of donations. They will be at the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday, June 17th 4:15PM TO 6:15PM. If you’ve never given blood…

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Riggs Partners names new partner

  June 16, 2021

Riggs Partners, a creative marketing consultancy headquartered in Columbia, SC, announces the addition of Michael Powelson as a partner in the firm. He becomes the sixth partner in the firm’s…

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Protecting Your Children’s Credit

  June 16, 2021

By Brittany M. Midgette As you sort through your mail, you may notice that some mail has arrived that is addressed to your child. For example, your ten-year-old child may…

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First Community honors Leadership Institute graduates

  June 16, 2021

First Community Bank recently recognized the 2021 graduates of its Leadership Institute with a ceremony at the Columbia International University School of Business. An 18-month, intensive training program that combines…

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The Beach Company announces five new hires in Charleston

  June 16, 2021

The Beach Company announced five new hires at its downtown headquarters and at The Jasper, a luxury mixed-use building in Charleston. The Beach Company has hired Alex Yeider as a…

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FUEL Hires Stephen Copeland as marketing manager, digital analytics

  June 16, 2021

FUEL–a Greenville-based marketing agency offering a full suite of strategy, creative, branding, advertising, and PR services–has hired Stephen Copeland as marketing manager, digital analytics. In this newly created position, Copeland…

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Cassina Group Realtors recognized among the best in the nation

  June 16, 2021

Realtors from The Cassina Group, Charleston’s innovation-driven real estate company, were recently recognized as some of the best in the nation. Four individuals and one team from Cassina were named…

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Automotive supplier Gissing North America establishing operations in Greenville County’s new Fox Hill Business Park

  June 16, 2021

$18+ million investment will create 116 new jobs for global manufacturer Gissing North America LLC, a leading manufacturer of acoustic systems for the automotive industry, today announced plans to establish…

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NHE honored among Best Places to Work in South Carolina for 2021

  June 16, 2021

NHE, which provides professional association management, conventional and affordable apartment management, and service coordination to communities across the Southeast, has been named to the 2021 list of South Carolina’s Best…

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Southern First appoints Dave Favela as Chief Innovation Officer

  June 15, 2021

Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFST), holding company for Southern First Bank, announced the appointment of Dave Favela as Chief Innovation Officer. Favela joins Southern First with 14 years of…

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Savvy sellers build strong networks

  June 15, 2021

By Jerry Bellune   Many of us learned the hard lessons about selling door to door. Beauty aids, Girl Scout cookies, garden seeds, household products, magazines, you name it. It…

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Reading Buddies Take Shape!  

  June 15, 2021

Most of the twenty-five adults who gathered in the Laurens County School District #55 administrative office building on June 8 likely did not know what to expect.  These volunteers had…

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EPIC and WellSpent Southeast announces date for July conference

  June 15, 2021

The Employer Provider Interface Council will hold its third WellSpent-Southeast virtual meeting on July 20, 2021 — bringing together business, economic development and health care professionals to discuss ways to…

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Ribbon Cutting for the Coffee Roost in New Expanded Location

  June 15, 2021

On Friday, June 11, the Laurens County Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Grand Opening of The Coffee Roost’s new location. Now located in The Midtown…

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Infinity Marketing welcomes seven summer interns

  June 15, 2021

Infinity Marketing, a fully integrated marketing agency in the Upstate, is pleased to have seven interns for the summer semester across several departments throughout the agency. Caroline Price comes to…

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‘Soft opening’ held for the Saluda River Greenway.

  June 15, 2021

The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department finalized a “soft opening” of the Saluda River Greenway. On Saturday, June 12, at 6am, the department opened two parking lots for…

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NP Strategy wins Palmetto Communications Awards

  June 14, 2021

The Buzz Podcast & Diversity Efforts with the Charleston Forum are Honored NP Strategy (NPS+), a strategic communications firm providing crisis, media and public relations assistance across the Carolinas, won…

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SRS Real Estate Partners opens Carolinas office in Charleston

  June 14, 2021

SRS Real Estate Partners is pleased to welcome Jim Farrell as senior vice president and market leader to SRS’ newest location in Charleston, South Carolina. The new location will establish…

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Meetings to Focus on Land Development in Lower Richland

  June 14, 2021

County Councilwoman Chakisse Newton is holding a series of in-person public meetings in June to highlight land development regulations, as well as answer residents’ questions about current zoning rules for…

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