Record Temps, Record Crowds Flock to Chapin for Labor Day Festivities

 

CHAPIN, SC – Thousands braved the heat to watch this year’s 35th annual Labor Day Parade loop around the lakeside community’s downtown business district, featuring floats by area churches, civic groups and…

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FinTrust Hires Caitlin Lacey

 

GREENVILLE, SC – FinTrust Investment Advisors is pleased to announce the addition of Caitlin Lacey as Marketing and Office Coordinator. Lacey will be responsible for managing the social media and marketing…

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Richland County CASA Sets Personal Record with 100 Percent Compliance

 

COLUMBIA, SC – For the first time in its 30 years, Richland County’s child advocacy program received a perfect assessment from its national association. Richland County Court Appointed Special Advocates…

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Professor emeritus wins two professional honors 11 years after retirement

 

Medal and fellowship awarded to Clemson University’s Les Grady CLEMSON, SC – It’s extraordinary enough to win two professional honors a few days apart, but Les Grady did it 11…

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Bridges to be repaired with yes vote this November

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Bridges make up a key portion of a massive infrastructure project that will be completed if voters pass a referendum this November. The Citizens for a Better…

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Providence Home Care of South Carolina expanding Greenville County offices

 

$2.9 million investment expected to create 167 new jobs GREENVILLE, SC – Providence Home Care of SC, a healthcare services provider, is expanding its South Carolina presence due to increased demand…

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Providence Home Care of South Carolina expanding in South Carolina

 

$2.9 million investment expected to create 167 new jobs GREENVILLE, SC – Providence Home Care of SC, a healthcare services provider, is expanding its South Carolina presence due to increased demand…

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Local Company Makes Inc. Magazine’s America’s 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies List

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Due to tremendous growth over the last three years, JEAR Logistics, LLC, a Charleston-based freight brokerage company, has made Inc. Magazine’s America’s 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies list. Founded in…

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Collaborative will lead implementation efforts on Reality Check

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Columbia architect Mary Beth Sims Branham, principal of LS3P Architects & Interiors, and Irene Dumas Tyson, director of planning at the Boudreaux Group, have been tapped to lead…

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Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Launches Kinship Care Initiative

 

COLUMBIA, SC – The Sisters of Charity Foundation is pleased to announce the start of a Kinship Care Initiative in South Carolina. Currently, over 50,000 children are in public and…

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Two Richland County Residents Plead Guilty To Unemployment Insurance Fraud

 

COLUMBIA, SC – South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson and the SC Department of Employment and Workforce (DEW) today announced that two Richland County residents entered guilty pleas to unemployment…

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UCI Medical Affiliates Names Senior VP of Center Operations

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Mike Mayden has been hired as senior vice president of center operations for UCI Medical Affiliates, headquartered in Columbia. The company employs more than 1,000 people in…

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Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy Awarded $330,000 NIH Grant

 

CLINTON, SC – Presbyterian College is proud to announce that PC School of Pharmacy (PCSP) Associate Professor and Director of Research Dr. Edgar Alfonso Romero-Sandoval has been awarded a R15…

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Parker Poe Assists Viva Recycling of South Carolina in Anderson Expansion

 

ANDERSON COUNTY, SC – Parker Poe has again helped Viva Recycling of South Carolina enhance its ability to create jobs and recycled products from millions of used tires a year.…

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The Cassina Group Adds Two New Members To Its Team

 

Julie Zimerle & Catherine Powers Scarlett Join The Cassina Group MOUNT PLEASANT, SC –  The Cassina Group, a leading Charleston based real estate firm, announced the hire of Julie Zimerle…

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Lee & Associates Charleston Represented the Tenant in Leasing 5,085 SF of Office Space in North Charleston

 

CHARLESTON, SC  – Lee & Associates Charleston’s Jonathan Chalfie represented the Tenant, Moneypenny USA in the lease of 5,085 SF office space located at 4055 Faber Place Drive in North Charleston,…

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Girl Scouts Calls for New Members and Volunteers to Join the Fun

 

New research shows majority of parents see benefits for daughters; majority of volunteers feel experience has helped them personally and professionally.  GREENVILLE, SC – Girl Scouts of South Carolina – Mountains…

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Scotty Roberson Leads Field Sobriety Testing Course in Atlanta

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Scotty Roberson, Staff Investigator for DUI Attorney Steve Sumner, helped lead the “Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Course” (NHTSA) in Atlanta earlier this month.  Roberson was invited to…

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Tri-County’s Licensed Practical Nursing Program Receives Continued Eight-Year Accreditation

 

EASLEY, SC –  Tri-County Technical College’s Licensed Practical Nursing program received a continued eight-year accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) at its July meeting.  This is…

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Coldwell Banker Caine Names Upstate’s Top Producers from June and July

 

GREENVILLE, SC –  August 20, 2014 – Coldwell Banker Caine recently recognized its top producing agents in property sales and listings from each of its five offices – Easley, Greenville, Greer, Seneca and…

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Advertisement of Vacancies on the Riverbanks Park Commission

 

COLUMBIA, SC – The City of Columbia is accepting applications to fill one (1) vacancy on the Riverbanks Park Commission. The purpose of this commission is to establish and operate…

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Grant To Fund After School, Summer Camp Programs At Joseph Keels Elementary School

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Joseph Keels Elementary School for Entrepreneurial Leadership is the recipient of a grant that will provide up to $200,000 annually for up to four years. Richland School…

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Business Leaders Gather To Urge Support For Reauthorization of Export-Import Bank

 

Bank critical to economic development, jobs ROCK HILL, SC – Business leaders from GE, Morrison Textile Machinery, Honeywell and Boeing joined the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce, York County Regional Chamber…

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Celebrating 30th Year, Central Carolina Community Foundation Awards $158,020 in Scholarships to South Carolina Students

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Central Carolina Community Foundation, now celebrating its 30th Anniversary, has awarded 70 scholarships totaling $158,020 to some of South Carolina’s best and brightest students. The Community Foundation manages…

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Pope Zeigler Partner Margaret Pope Appointed to Board of The Palmetto Trust for Historic Preservation

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Margaret Pope, public finance attorney and partner with Pope Zeigler, has been appointed to the board of directors of The Palmetto Trust for Historic Preservation. Founded in 1990,…

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Coldwell Banker United Realtors® Welcome New BIC, Lexington Office

 

LEXINGTON, SC –   Coldwell Banker United, Realtors is pleased to welcome Shane Russell as the new Broker In Charge of the Lexington, SC office, The former BIC, JuJu Fogle retired…

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IT Provider EDTS Expands Team With Three New Professionals

 

GREENVILLE, SC –  Building on its recent ranking as one of North America’s Top 100 managed IT service providers, rapidly growing IT firm EDTS is further expanding its talent pool…

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Newmark Grubb Wilson Kibler Facilitates The Lease of GOP Campaign Office Space

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Alex Irwin and William Mills of Newmark Grubb Wilson Kibler represented the tenant, SC Republican Party Victory 2014, in the lease of a campaign office at Charleston…

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Lee & Associates Charleston Represented the Tenant in Leasing 650 SF of Office Space on Johns Island

 

CHARLESTON, SC  – Lee & Associates Charleston’s Jonathan Chalfie represented the Tenant, Property Management Services, LLC in the lease of 650 SF office space located at 3690 Bohicket Road, Suite 2-A…

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Coker Once Again Named Best in the Southeast by The Princeton Review

 

HARTSVILLE, SC –  For the 10th consecutive year, Coker College has been named a Best College in the Southeast by nationally known education services company The Princeton Review. Coker was one…

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Independent Study Affirms Positive Impact for Hospitals and Healthcare Systems Utilizing Blackbaud CRM

 

Benefits include increase in fundraising, cost reductions, improvements in workforce productivity, and improved data quality and reporting CHARLESTON, SC –Blackbaud, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLKB) announced the results of a commissioned Total Economic Impact study conducted by…

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Colliers International – MY 2014 Columbia Parking Report

 

Available Parking Supply Declines But Is Sufficient for CBD Growth Click the link to download the complete report: Colliers International | South Carolina | MY 2014 Columbia Parking Report >    The vacancy…

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Mount Pleasant student earns full scholarship to New Hampshire boarding school

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Edward “Sean” Lee of Mount Pleasant has been awarded tuition to a prestigious New Hampshire boarding school through a new scholarship program open to South Carolina students.…

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Darlington Marathon Participant Robbie Mclendon To Achieve His Ultimate Goal On August 29

 

3,650 Straight Days!  Bishopville, S.C. resident has averaged 8.38 miles per day running for 10 straight years DARLINGTON, SC  – For most people, the idea of running every day for 10 straight…

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Local Initiative Teaches Teens to Challenge Racial Stereotypes Through Visual Storytelling

 

The #NoFilter Project Encourages Empowerment Art In Traditional and Emerging Media COLUMBIA, SC – The #NoFilter Project and Reel2Real Productions are launching a three week youth workshop on the fundamentals of…

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Lee & Associates Charleston Facilitates $1,004,000 Sale of an Industrial Building

 

CHARLESTON, SC  – Lee & Associates Charleston’s Reid Davis, CCIM, SIOR represented the Seller, PGMT Property Managers, LLC, in the $1,004,000 Sale of a 15,000 SF industrial building located at 7269…

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Dr. Perry Halushka, Dean Emeritus MUSC, to Deliver GSSM Convocation Address

 

HARTSVILLE, SC – The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is pleased to announce Dr. Perry Halushka, Distinguished University Professor and Dean Emeritus, College of Graduate Studies, MUSC,…

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The Charleston Green Business Challenge

 

CHARLESTON, SC – It’s a great time of year to sign up to participate in the Charleston Green Business Challenge. Save money, energy and water. Reduce your waste.  Buy local. …

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Coalition seeks donors for Spartanburg playground build

 

SPARTANBURG, SC – Area businesses and individuals are invited to join Select Health of South Carolina, AmeriHealth Caritas Partnership, City of Spartanburg and the Marcus Lattimore Foundation in building a…

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Coastal Carolina National Bank Vice Presidents Graduate From The Prestigious South Carolina Bankers School

 

Brian Ferguson And Kyle Hawley Complete Three-Year Educational Program From One Of The Top State Banking Programs In The Country   MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Two Coastal Carolina National Bank (CCNB)…

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Local Red Cross to Benefit from Greer State Bank Social Media Campaign

 

Local Red Cross will receive $2 for each “Like” Greer State Bank receives on its Facebook page   GREER, SC – Greer State Bank launches social media campaign to raise…

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Walhalla Native Named Veterinarian/Lecturer at Tri-County

 

PENDLETON, SC – Walhalla native Dr. Jennifer Nichole Chavis (nee Albertson) returned home to the Upstate this month to accept the position of veterinarian/ lecturer for Tri-County Technical College’s Veterinary…

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IT Provider EDTS Expands Team With Three New Professionals

 

GREENVILLE, SC –  Building on its recent ranking as one of North America’s Top 100 managed IT service providers, rapidly growing IT firm EDTS is further expanding its talent pool…

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Newmark Grubb Wilson Kibler Facilitates The Lease of GOP Campaign Office Space

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Alex Irwin and William Mills of Newmark Grubb Wilson Kibler represented the tenant, SC Republican Party Victory 2014, in the lease of a campaign office at Charleston…

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ERG Provides Small to Midsize Businesses Ability to Grow

 

Payroll & HR Support Services Firm Provides Growth Tools for Business Owners   COLUMBIA, SC – The Executive Resource Group (ERG) is a new HR support services provider based in…

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Charles and Jean Simmons Plaque added to NOH Wall of Honor

 

NEWBERRY, SC – Long time Newberry Opera House supporters Charles and Jean Simmons pictured in front of the plaque inscribed in their honor at the Newberry Opera House. Mr. Simmons…

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First Bancorp Announces Consolidation of Ten Branches

 

SOUTHERN PINES, NC – First Bancorp (FBNC), the parent company of First Bank, announced today the closure and consolidation of ten of its branches across North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia (The specific branches are listed…

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North Myrtle Beach Chamber Of Commerce Names George DuRant Vice President Of Tourism Development

 

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Marc Jordan, president and CEO of The North Myrtle BeachChamber of Commerce Convention & Visitors Bureau, along with Mendel Bell, chairman of the chamber’s board of directors,…

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Direct Travel Names John Townes Vice President of Business Development

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Direct Travel, a leading provider of travel management services in the U.S., announces the appointment of industry veteran John Townes as Vice President of Business Development. With over 34…

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Moore School ranked No. 12 in U.S. for supply chain and operations management

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Students studying global supply chain and operations management at the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina have much to be excited about…

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