SC Home Front Will Honor Homeless Veterans

 

COLUMBIA, SC – United Way of the Midlands (UWM), The Dorn VA Medical Center (VA), Transitions, and the Midlands Area Consortium for the Homeless (MACH) will collaborate to honor homeless…

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Lee & Associates Charleston Represents Buyer in Purchase of Office Building

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Lee & Associates Charleston’s Ryan Welch represented the Buyer, LPR of Charleston, LLC, in the $304,713 sale of a 6,672 SF office building located at 7318 Rab…

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Will Sherrod, CCIM Represents the Landlord in the Lease of Retail Space

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Lee & Associates Charleston’s Will Sherrod, CCIM represented the Landlord, Wachesaw Properties LLC, in the lease of 2,250 SF of retail space at 2607 Highway 17 in…

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Free admission for active military on Memorial Day

 

CHARLESTON, SC –  Free admission to Magnolia Plantation and Gardens will be offered on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, to active duty military personnel and their immediate family. This gift to…

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Travel & Leisure: Magnolia Gardens one of the best in the U.S.

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Travel & Leisure Magazine has named Magnolia Gardens as one of America’s Most Beautiful Gardens. Tom Johnson, Magnolia Plantation and Gardens’ executive director, said Monday that the magazine’s designation affirms…

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New partnership provides Snelling clients easy access to M&A services

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Allegiance Capital Corporation, and Snelling , have created a strategic alliance that provides Snelling clients easy, nationwide access to M&A services. “Snelling is well known across the nation…

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Avison Young Welcomes Anthony Rowland

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Avison Young welcomes Anthony Rowland as an Associate in Avison Young’s Greenville, SC office. Anthony specializes in commercial brokerage representing landlords, tenants, and investors in negotiations, consulting,…

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Furman Chemistry Professor Paul Wagenknecht Receives NSF Grant to Study Solar Energy

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Paul Wagenknecht, Furman University Professor of Chemistry, has been awarded a $300,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to support investigations into cheaper ways to convert solar…

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NAI Avant Adds Hospitality Division in Collaboration with Encore Lodging

 

CHARLESTON, SC – NAI Avant is growing again.  We are very pleased to announce the addition of a hospitality division to the current array of services offered by the NAI…

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Five Hundred and Eighty Graduate at Tri-County’s Spring Commencement

 

ANDERSON, SC – When Michelin announced in 2012 it would build a new Earthmover tire plant in Anderson County, Michelin Chairman and President Pete Selleck challenged his team to hire…

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Career Change Brings Multiple Jobs Offers for Mechatronics Graduate

 

ANDERSON, SC – Licensed homebuilder Steve Sutton spent the better part of 2012 looking for a job. The housing market crash of 2007 initially didn’t affect the successful owner of…

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Greenville County Rec’s Waterparks Open May 24

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Greenville County Rec’s waterparks will open this Saturday, May 24 through Memorial Day, May 26.  Discovery Island at Southside Park and Otter Creek at Northside Park will open weekends only until…

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Wofford College confers degrees to 360 graduates

 

Three honorary degrees, awards to be presented at 160th Commencement ceremony   SPARTANBURG, SC – Dr. Nayef H. Samhat delivered his first Commencement address since becoming Wofford College’s president at the…

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Mayor Benjamin calls on VA Secretary to resolve hospital issues immediately

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin has sent a letter to United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki calling on the Secretary to take immediate action regarding recent…

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Providence Hospitals Announces 2014 Preston Jones Scholarship Recipient

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Providence Hospitals announced its 2014 Dr. Preston A. Jones Memorial Scholarship Award at a ceremony last evening. Recipient Meredith Calcina, a fourth year medical student at the…

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Charity Golf Tournament raises over $20,000 for Cancer Care

 

COLUMBIA, SC – On Monday, April 21st the Lexington Medical Center Foundation hosted the Jay Criscione Golf Tournament for Charity at the Lexington Country Club. Over 25 corporate partners participated in…

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NAI Avant Adds Hospitality Division In Collaboration With Encore Lodging, Charleston

 

CHARLESTON, SC – NAI Avant is growing again.  We are very pleased to announce the addition of a hospitality division to the current array of services offered by the NAI…

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“XLTE” Delivers Added Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in South Carolina

 

Doubles network capacity, faster peak speeds in more markets to enhance wireless service for customers GREEENVILLE, SC – Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE –…

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“XLTE” Delivers Added Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in South Carolina

 

Doubles network capacity, faster peak speeds in more markets to enhance wireless service for customers GREEENVILLE, SC – Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE –…

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Avison Young Commercial Sale – 490 Long Point Road

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Avison Young commercial real estate is pleased to announce that Jeremy Willits and Gerry Schauer represented the sellers, William and Joanne O’Shea, in the sale of a…

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Avison Young Office Lease – 1415 Stuart Engals Blvd.

 

  CHARLESTON, SC – Avison Young commercial real estate is pleased to announce that Gerry Schauer represented NAFC in the leasing of a 1,317 SF office space located at 1415…

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TD Bank Names Danielle Fredey Head of Retail Channel Originations

 

LEXINGTON, SC – TD Bank has named Danielle Fredey Head of Retail Channel Originations. She is responsible for leading a team that manages mortgage and consumer lending operations. She also…

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Walmart Donates Major Gift to Senior Resources’ Meals On Wheels Program

 

COLUMBIA, SC – The Walmart Foundation, through its State Giving Program, has awarded Senior Resources a $47,817 grant to help reduce its Meals on Wheels waiting list.  A check presentation will be…

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City of Cayce Honors Local Leaders

 

CAYCE, SC – The City of Cayce City Council Members, Mayor Elise Partin, City Manager, Rebecca Vance, and additional City staff visited the South Carolina Statehouse yesterday as Governor Nikki Haley proclaimed May…

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University of South Carolina home to Pat Conroy’s archive

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Pat Conroy’s archive, which includes handwritten manuscripts of his 11 books, family scrapbooks and personal diaries packed with story ideas, poems and musings, now belongs to the University…

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Junior League Of Columbia’s Community Enrichment Grant RFP Now Open

 

COLUMBIA, SC –  The Junior League of Columbia’s (JLC) Community Enrichment Grant Program is now open for applications from Midlands area nonprofit organizations. The purpose of the JLC Community Enrichment Grant…

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Voterheads Weekly Update – May 19

 

    Various fees could be up and down in Mauldin this week while Columbia continues its discussion to sell the old baseball stadium. Featured Items for this week SC – City of Columbia Tuesday,…

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Voterheads Weekly Update – May 19

 

    Various fees could be up and down in Mauldin this week while Columbia continues its discussion to sell the old baseball stadium. Featured Items for this week SC – City of Columbia Tuesday,…

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Worthington Industries To Expand Florence County Operations For Second Time In Two Years

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Worthington Industries Engineered Cabs LLC, a market leader in the design and manufacturing of high-quality, custom-engineered operator cabs for industrial mobile equipment, is expanding its South Carolina manufacturing operations…

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Worthington Industries To Expand Florence County Operations For Second Time In Two Years

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Worthington Industries Engineered Cabs LLC, a market leader in the design and manufacturing of high-quality, custom-engineered operator cabs for industrial mobile equipment, is expanding its South Carolina manufacturing operations…

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Leadership Columbia Class Unveils Completed Class Project

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Leadership Columbia, a program for existing and emerging leaders sponsored by the Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce, unveiled their class project yesterday on the grounds of The Hearth…

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Oxford Center for Entrepreneurs Calls for Award Nominations

 

CHARLESTON, SC – The Oxford Center for Entrepreneurs premiere CEO Roundtable Series at the N.Y. TimesCenter will be September 26, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This one-day event will feature national CEOs…

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County to Celebrate Public Works Week

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Richland County is bringing out the heavy equipment next week to celebrate National Public Works Week. The County’s Public Works Division is holding a parade featuring a…

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Avison Young Retail Lease on N. Pleasantburg Drive

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Avison Young commercial real estate is pleased to announce that John Odom and Kyle Putnam represented MCRS Properties, LLC in the leasing of 1,400 SF of retail…

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Universidad Central de Bayamón, Sherman College Sign Transfer Agreement

 

SPARTANBURG, SC – Sherman College of Chiropractic and Universidad Central de Bayamón (UCB) in Puerto Rico recently signed a transfer agreement to simplify student admission into the doctor of chiropractic…

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Duke Energy Carolinas to Build Natural Gas Plant in South Carolina

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Duke Energy Carolinas announced today it will build and operate a 750-megawatt natural gas-fired combined cycle plant at the existing Lee Steam Station site in Anderson County,…

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Rainbow International Raises $36,000 at 4th Annual Rainbow Charity Golf Classic

 

COLUMBIA, SC – On May 6th, Rainbow International of Columbia hosted the 4th Annual Rainbow Charity Golf Classic and Auction at Cobblestone Park Golf Course. This event benefits two young…

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Former CSC Director Joins TCube Solutions

 

Chris Mercer brings 29 years experience in P&C systems integration and innovation  COLUMBIA, SC, May 13, 2014: TCube Solutions, Inc. announced today the addition of Chris Mercer to TCube’s team…

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Duke Energy Carolinas to build natural gas plant in South Carolina

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Duke Energy Carolinas announced today it will build and operate a 750-megawatt natural gas-fired combined cycle plant at the existing Lee Steam Station site in Anderson County,…

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The Rally Foundation Awards MUSC $20,000 Childhood Cancer Research Grant

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Rally Foundation for Childhood Cancer Research (Rally), a national non-profit organization, is proud to award a $20,000 Rally for Research Grant to The Medical University of South…

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College of Charleston Graduates to Make an Impact in Healthcare

 

CHARLESTON, SC – This fall, more than 112 College of Charleston graduates will enroll in medical, dental, veterinary, pharmacy and nursing schools. Students have been offered positions at the following…

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Jarrard, Nowell & Russell Promotes Pat Odom

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC, a Charleston-based certified public accounting and business advisory firm, has named Pat Odom senior accountant. Odom, who has been with the firm since…

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The Horizon District Unveils Plan For Vibrant, Walkable, Mixed Use Community

 

Innovative Design Will Feel Like “Second Sunday on King” Everyday CHARLESTON, SC –  Charleston’s western entrance along the Ashley River will soon welcome an innovative research community connected by wide, urbane…

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Now is the Time for Companies to Post Summer Internships

 

In 2013: 630 internships posted, 39% of companies posted multiple positions, one-third of internships posted were paid positions The spring scramble is on as college students work to secure summer…

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Colliers International brings Pitas Mediterranean Restaurant to the Bank of America Plaza

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Colliers International’s Allen Wilkerson negotiated a lease to bring Pitas Mediterranean Restaurant, at the Bank of America Plaza, located at 1901 Main Street. Wilkerson represented the landlord,…

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Lee & Associates Charleston leases 1,160 SF of warehouse/office space

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Lee & Associates Charleston’s Ryan Welch represented the Landlord, Triad Real Properties, LLC, in the lease of 1,160 SF of warehouse/office space located at 944 College Park Road…

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Occupancy and Rental Rates Near Record High

 

CHARLESTON, SC Colliers International | South Carolina Q1-2014 Charleston Retail Market Report    KEY TAKEAWAYS Retail activity was steady through the early months of 2014 which ended with a high…

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