Senators Graham and Scott Convince Coast Guard to Delay Closure of the Air Facility Charleston

 

WASHINGTON, DC – Working together to prevent the closure of the Air Facility Charleston, South Carolina’s United States Senators Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott today announced that Admiral Paul Zukunft, the…

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Senators Graham and Scott Convince Coast Guard to Delay Closure of the Air Facility Charleston

 

WASHINGTON, DC – Working together to prevent the closure of the Air Facility Charleston, South Carolina’s United States Senators Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott today announced that Admiral Paul Zukunft, the…

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City Manager Teresa Wilson Inducted into the 2014 Women’s Hall of Fame by SESBM

 

COLUMBIA, SC – City Manager Teresa Wilson was inducted into the 2014 Women’s Hall of Fame by Southeast Small Business Magazine today at its Second Annual Women of Influence Breakfast. SESBM…

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Clemson-SCRA Collaboration To Connect Innovation Centers Statewide

 

CLEMSON, SC – Clemson University and SCRA have announced a new collaboration that will virtually connect innovation centers across the state, with SCRA becoming the first South Carolina Founding Innovation…

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Clemson-SCRA Collaboration To Connect Innovation Centers Statewide

 

CLEMSON, SC – Clemson University and SCRA have announced a new collaboration that will virtually connect innovation centers across the state, with SCRA becoming the first South Carolina Founding Innovation…

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Emerald Circle Founders Celebrated in Lexington County

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Founders of The Emerald Circle, a newly launched women’s-giving group supporting Girl Scouts of South Carolina – Mountains to Midlands, received their membership scarves during a recent celebration…

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Palmetto Trust Announces Five for the Future Program

 

COLUMBIA, SC – The Palmetto Trust for Historic Preservation, the only statewide organization dedicated to preserving and protecting historic structures in South Carolina, has launched a new membership program called Five…

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Palmetto Trust Announces Five for the Future Program

 

COLUMBIA, SC – The Palmetto Trust for Historic Preservation, the only statewide organization dedicated to preserving and protecting historic structures in South Carolina, has launched a new membership program called Five…

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Midlands Medical Community Braces For Next Round of HIPAA Compliance Challenges

 

IntelliSystems CEO Kevin Wade Issues an Alert about Possible Legal Repercussions related to HIPAA Standards Noncompliance Issues as Microsoft Discontinues Tech Support for Windows Server 2003   COLUMBIA, SC –…

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Carolina One Real Estate Services Recognizes Five Local Nonprofits

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Carolina One Real Estate Services (CORE) recognized five local nonprofits last week at its second awards distribution ceremony of 2014. The CORE Charitable Contributions Committee, comprised of…

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Colliers International Completes the Sale of 1556 Main Street in Downtown Columbia, South Carolina

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Colliers International’s Henry Roe represented the owner in the sale of 1556 Main Street, a 31,000 square foot building located on the corner of Main Street and…

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Sonoco Completes Acquisition of Weidenhammer Packaging Group

 

HARTSVILLE, SC – Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Weidenhammer Packaging Group (WPG), Europe’s leading provider of composite…

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Midlands Medical Community Braces For Next Round of HIPAA Compliance Challenges

 

IntelliSystems CEO Kevin Wade Issues an Alert about Possible Legal Repercussions related to HIPAA Standards Noncompliance Issues as Microsoft Discontinues Tech Support for Windows Server 2003   COLUMBIA, SC –…

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Flourish Hires Lauren Newton as Firm’s Client Services Director

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Flourish has hired Lauren Harper Newton as the firm’s first Client Services Director. Newton, who most recently served as the Marketing and Communications Manager at The Reserve…

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Three named associate provosts at Wofford College

 

Hettes, Jones, Schmitz to serve three-year terms   SPARTANBURG, SC – Wofford College Provost Dennis M. Wiseman has announced the appointments of three associate provosts. They are: Dr. Stacey Hettes,…

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District Five school awarded $45,000 in technology grants

 

IRMO, SC – A Lexington-Richland District Five school is one of only two nationwide awarded $45,000 in grants to help increase the use of advanced technology in classrooms. Irmo Middle…

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Lewis, Babcock & Griffin Names New Partner and Opens Charleston, South Carolina Office

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Lewis, Babcock & Griffin LLP announces the expansion of its law practice with the addition of partner Badge Humphries and the opening of an office in the Charleston…

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Charleston Southern University Nationally Recognized for Volunteer Service

 

CHARLESTON, SC –  For the fourth consecutive year, Charleston Southern University has been recognized by the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll and the U.S. Department of Education and…

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Movember, Mustaches and Men

 

Trident Health to Hold Free Prostate Cancer Screening & Men’s Health Event NORTH CHARLESTON, SC –  Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men, behind only…

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Landmark Enterprises Leases 100,000 SF Office/Warehouse

 

ORANGEBURG, SC – Bart J. Langlois, CCIM and Glenn S. Goodwin of Landmark Enterprises Brokerage Group, Inc. represented the Landlord, Blanton Land Development Corporation in the lease of a 100,000…

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All Star Pizza Company and Italian Restaurant and SC Lions Foundation Join Together to Give the Gift of Vision and Hearing

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Beginning November 1 and running through December 31, 2014, All-Star Pizza Company and Italian Restaurant, located at 2001 Augusta Highway, Lexington, will be partnering with the SC…

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Gannett Pacific Corporation Leases Distribution Space in Taylors

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer is pleased to announce Gannett Pacific Corporation has leased 107,000 square feet of industrial space in Hampton Park at 2819 Wade Hampton…

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Upstate Corporate Leaders Support the American Heart Association at Annual Executive Breakfast

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Company Leaders from over 30 companies across the Upstate attended the American Heart Association’s annual Executive Breakfast, on October 29, to kick off the 2015 Upstate Heart Walk.…

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Phillips Staffing CEO Named to South Carolina Chamber Board of Directors

 

COLUMBIA, SC –  The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce has named Blanton Phillips, President and CEO of Phillips Staffing, to its 2014-2015 Board of Directors. With ten offices spanning the…

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Ob Hospitalist Group Included in South Carolina’s Fastest-Growing Companies List

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Ob Hospitalist Group (OBHG) an SC-based OB/GYN hospitalist provider in the rapidly growing healthcare sector of obstetric hospital medicine, is pleased to announce they were included The…

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Phillips Staffing CEO Named to South Carolina Chamber Board of Directors

 

GREENVILLE, SC – The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce has named Blanton Phillips, President and CEO of Phillips Staffing, to its 2014-2015 Board of Directors. With ten offices spanning the…

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Trustus Theatre Announces New Staff and Board Members

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Trustus Theatre recently added three new staff positions. Debbie Cohn has been hired as Director of Development to help launch The Trustus Preservation Society capital campaign.  Cohn, a…

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Phillips Staffing CEO Named to South Carolina Chamber Board of Directors

 

COLUMBIA, SC –  The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce has named Blanton Phillips, President and CEO of Phillips Staffing, to its 2014-2015 Board of Directors. With ten offices spanning the…

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Upstate Corporate Leaders Support the American Heart Association at Annual Executive Breakfast

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Company Leaders from over 30 companies across the Upstate attended the American Heart Association’s annual Executive Breakfast, on October 29, to kick off the 2015 Upstate Heart Walk.…

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Santee Cooper Regional Water System Turns 20

 

MONCKS CORNER, SC – Tri-county officials joined Santee Cooper today to toast the 20th anniversary of the Santee Cooper Regional Water System with a ceremony at its water treatment plant…

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Operation Palmetto Employment Recognizes Three Palmetto Military Employers

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Three South Carolina employers were recently recognized for their ongoing commitment to hire and retain military employees: Savannah River Remediation, Verizon Wireless and CB&I. Operation Palmetto Employment…

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Operation Palmetto Employment Recognizes Three Palmetto Military Employers

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Three South Carolina employers were recently recognized for their ongoing commitment to hire and retain military employees: Savannah River Remediation, Verizon Wireless and CB&I. Operation Palmetto Employment…

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Duke Energy declares quarterly dividend payment to shareholders

 

CHARLOTTE, NC – Duke Energy today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.795 per share, payable on Dec. 16, 2014, to shareholders of record at the…

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South State Corporation Reports Operating Results of $1.00 per share

 

Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend   COLUMBIA, SC – October 28, 2014—South State Corporation (NASDAQ: SSB) today released its unaudited results of operations and other financial information for the three-month and…

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South State Corporation Reports Operating Results of $1.00 per share

 

Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend   COLUMBIA, SC – October 28, 2014—South State Corporation (NASDAQ: SSB) today released its unaudited results of operations and other financial information for the three-month and…

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Senator Nikki Setzler Recognized as Legislator of the Year by the YMCA

 

COLUMBIA, SC –  Leaders from the YMCA of the USA and Ys across the state of South Carolina gathered in Columbia, S.C. on Oct. 21, 2014 for the 6th annual SC Alliance…

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Let’s Move! Columbia Branding and Marketing Featured in National Publication

 

COLUMBIA, SC – The City of Columbia was recognized by the National League of Cities’ Institute for Youth, Education, and Families (NLC) for its marketing and branding of Let’s Move! Columbia…

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Elliott Davis and Decosimo Combine to Create Leading Regional Accounting and Advisory Firm

 

Combined firm ranks among top 5 in Southeast with 800+ professionals across seven states GREENVILLE, SC –  Elliott Davis and Decosimo, two of the leading accounting firms headquartered in the Southeast,…

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Elliott Davis and Decosimo Combine to Create Leading Regional Accounting and Advisory Firm

 

Combined firm ranks among top 5 in Southeast with 800+ professionals across seven states GREENVILLE, SC –  Elliott Davis and Decosimo, two of the leading accounting firms headquartered in the Southeast,…

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District Five students recognized for artworks

 

IRMO, SC – Top student artwork was recognized during an Oct. 27 Lexington-Richland District Five School Board meeting as part of the district’s annual Superintendent’s Choice Awards.Each year, students district-wide…

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Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer Awarded Management of 3875 Faber Place Drive Offices

 

CHARLESTON, SC – October 2014:  Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer has been awarded the property management of 3875 Faber Place Drive, a 62,384 square foot office building in North Charleston, South…

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Southern Connector posts significant traffic, revenue gains in third quarter

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Officials with the Southern Connector released data today showing traffic on the 16-mile toll road spanning Greenville County increased 9 percent in the third quarter of 2014…

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Southern Connector posts significant traffic, revenue gains in third quarter

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Officials with the Southern Connector released data today showing traffic on the 16-mile toll road spanning Greenville County increased 9 percent in the third quarter of 2014…

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McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture Listed Among ARCHITECT Magazine’s Top 50 Firms in the Nation

 

GREENVILLE, SC – McMillan Pazdan Smith has been named to Architect magazine’s 2014 ARCHITECT 50 list of best U.S. architecture firms in the business category. The ARCHITECT 50 rankings are…

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BI-LO Raises over $100,000 for the American Heart Association

 

COLUMBIA, SC – On October 29, the American Heart Association proudly recognized BI-LO for contributing over $100,000 cumulatively in the Midlands since 2011. The funds were raised through the company’s…

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Intertex Transloading Services, Inc. Establishes Berkeley County Facility

 

Worldwide Distributor Of Synthetic Rubber, Carbon Black And Process Oils Investing $3.2 Million In Berkeley County COLUMBIA, S.C. – A company specializing in the distribution of synthetic rubber, carbon black…

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Intertex Transloading Services, Inc. Establishes Berkeley County Facility

 

Worldwide Distributor Of Synthetic Rubber, Carbon Black And Process Oils Investing $3.2 Million In Berkeley County COLUMBIA, S.C. – A company specializing in the distribution of synthetic rubber, carbon black…

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