Heritage Funeral Home Sponsors American Veterans Traveling Tribute

 

Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall Comes to Greenville Next Month SIMPSONVILLE, SC – May  21, 2012 – Heritage Funeral Home is teaming up with the Nashville Connection – Heroes Salute to…

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Ten At The Top Releases New Regional Tool Kit

 

UPSTATE, SC – May 17, 2012 – Ten at the Top, in partnership with the Clemson University School of Planning, Development, Preservation and Landscape Architecture, has released a new “Regional…

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Container Traffic at SC Ports Up 8% in April

 

CHARLESTON, SC – May 16, 2012 – Container volume in the Port ofCharleston rose nearly 8 percent last month over 2011 levels, in resultsannounced during the South Carolina Ports Authority’s…

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Santee Cooper's Overton Park beach opening May 26

 

MONCKS CORNER, SC – Santee Cooper’s Overton Park, a 400-footbeachfront swimming area on Lake Moultrie, opens Saturday, May 26, andremains open through Labor Day. Overton is open daily to the…

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TPM Earns Autodesk Consulting Specialization

 

Autodesk Partner Now Providing Consulting Services and Expertise for the AEC Industry GREENVILLE, SC – May 16, 2012 – TPM, a solutions provider for the AEC industry, today announced that it…

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Fred Powell Joins Homeowners Mortgage as Senior Vice President

 

COLUMBIA, SC – May 15, 2012 – Fred Powell is the newest member of the Homeowners Mortgage Enterprises leadership team. Powell will serve as Senior Vice President of Retail Sales…

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Mangini begins 1,000 mile run for Parkinson’s awareness





 

CHARLESTON, SC – May 9, 2012 – James Mangini began his 1,000 mile trek today to New York raising funds and awareness for Parkinson’s disease. Prior to that, about 50…

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Mangini begins 1,000 mile run for Parkinson’s awareness





 

CHARLESTON, SC – May 9, 2012 – James Mangini began his 1,000 miletrek to New York raising funds and awareness for Parkinson’sdisease. Prior to that, about 50 supporters, including North…

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Welch Promoted to Regional Manager at Homeowners Mortgage

 

COLUMBIA, SC – May 8, 2012 – Wonida Welch is new regional manager at Homeowners Mortgage Enterprises. She most recently served as branch manager and mortgage loan originator with the…

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Homeowners Mortgage Welcomes New Managing Director

 

COLUMBIA, SC – May 8, 2012 – Spence Cosby has joined Homeowners Mortgage Enterprises as Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer. Cosby will help to lead the full-service, mortgage-banking company…

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Garden lovers and school children will flock to Magnolia

 

CHARLESTON, SC – May 3, 2012 – Several hundred garden lovers and school children are expected to visit Magnolia Plantation and Gardens on Friday, May 11, as part of the…

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SCPRSA Recognizes Debbie Nelson with George L. Johnson Community Spirit Award

 

DNA’s Project Rx Wins SCPRSA’s Public Service Award for Second Consecutive Year GREENVILLE, SC – May  7, 2012 – The South Carolina Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America…

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CKYH Picks Charleston for New Asia Service

 

CHARLESTON, SC – May 2, 2012 – The CKYHalliance of ocean carries has picked the Port ofCharleston for a new, weekly container service withcoverage across Northeast Asia. The AWE-6 is…

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Prioritizing Play for Children: Non-Profit Organization KaBOOM! Names Greenville Among 213 “Playful City USA” Communities

 

Communities Recognized for Fighting Play Deficit by Implementing Pro-Play Policies WASHINGTON, DC – May 2, 2012 – Today’s children spend less time playing outside than any previous generation, but 213 cities…

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Fourth Drug Take-Back Event Collects 2,824 Lbs of Medication

 

Project Rx & DEA Successfully Continue Proper Disposal campaigns GREENVILLE, SC – May 1, 2012 – Project Rx: A River Remedy, a community-driven medication collection, held its fourth event collecting…

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Greenville Water Announces New Hires & Promotion

 

GREENVILLE, SC – April 27, 2012 – Greenville Water is pleased to make the following announcements of new hires and promotions. Ben Rankin, P.E., joined Greenville Water as Senior Engineer.…

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Young & Free South Carolina Fundraises for Water Missions International

 

Change for Change Campaign to raise money for a water purification system in AfricaN.CHARLESTON, SC – April 24, 2012 – Young & Free South Carolina,powered by South Carolina Federal Credit…

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Greenville Tech student awarded Bronze Star for heroic action

 

GREENVILLE, SC – April 18, 2012 – Ricardo Sebastian, a student at Greenville Technical College, was recently awarded a Bronze Star for heroic action in combat operations while serving in…

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Charleston Box Volume Up 12% in March

 

CHARLESTON, SC – April 17, 2012 – Container volume in the Port of Charleston rose 12 percent in March, the strongest month for containerized traffic at the port since October…

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Greenville National Walk @ Lunch Day Celebration Set for Falls Park

 

COLUMBIA, SC – April 12, 2012 – Many Americans struggle to fit regular exercise into their busy schedules. BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina says a 30-minute walk during the lunch…

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Charleston National Walk @ Lunch Day Celebration Set for Marion Square

 

COLUMBIA, SC – April 12, 2012 – Many Americans struggle to fit regular exercise into their busy schedules. BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina says a 30-minute walk during the lunch…

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SC Business Week Now Accepting 
Applications and Sponsorships

 

2012 Business Week Presented by South Carolina Cable Television Association
 COLUMBIA, SC – April 10. 2012 – Student applications andsponsorships are being accepted for the prestigious South CarolinaBusiness Week, July…

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SC Business Week Now Accepting 
Applications and Sponsorships

 

2012 Business Week Presented by South Carolina Cable Television Association
 COLUMBIA, SC – April 10. 2012 – Student applications andsponsorships are being accepted for the prestigious South CarolinaBusiness Week, July…

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OnSite Power Services provides Emergency Generator Services to SC, NC and GA

 

COLUMBIA, SC – April 5, 2012 – The Midlands welcomes OnSite Power Services, LLC and its Owner, Mark T. Bullock as a leading provider of emergency generator services, sales, and…

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Fashion Group International of Charleston Hosts The Best Of Fall/Winter 2012 International Collections Preview

 

CHARLESTON, SC – April 6, 2012 – Fashion GroupInternational (FGI) returns to the spotlight with its Best OfFall/Winter 2012 International Collections video presentation fromParis, Milan, London and New York edited…

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ShalomFest'12 Releases Schedule of Events for April 15

 

GREENVILLE, SC – April 4, 2012 – ShalomFest’12—the Upstate’s only Jewish cultural and food festival, scheduled for Sunday, April 15th—has expanded its cultural events and food offerings for the free…

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Founder of Circa PR Charleston to speak at CSW 2012

 

COLUMBIA, SC – April 4, 2012 – Katie Kern, founder of Circa PR, isscheduled to speak and host a workshop at Columbia Style Week 2012 inJune. Founded by Katie Kern,…

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SC Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt to Receive 2012 Global Vision Award

 

COLUMBIA, SC – April 2, 2012 – The Columbia World Affairs announcesthat Robert M. “Bobby” Hitt III, South Carolina Secretary of Commerce,will receive the 2012 Global Vision Award. Hitt will…

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Clemson Language and International Trade Conference to explore 'Business Without Borders'

 

CLEMSON, SC – March 29, 2012 – Language andInternational Trade Conference Wednesday, April 4, at the HendrixStudent Center. Focusing on the theme “Business Without Borders,” thisyear’s conference features speakers from…

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Renewable Water Resources Receives SC Chamber of Commerce Safety Awards

 

GREENVILLE, SC – March 29, 2012 – Renewable Water Resources (ReWa) is proud to recognize all of its plants and facilities for winning 2011 South Carolina Chamber of Commerce Safety…

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Magnolia officially joins elite group of camellia gardens

 

PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC – March 22, 2012 – With a handshake and a smile, Magnolia Plantation and Gardens on Wednesday officially joined an elite group of gardens around the world…

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Governor’s Mansion lit blue as part of 2012 Light the Way Campaign

 

First Gentleman Michael Haley raises awareness of Down syndrome, cognitive research COLUMBIA, SC – March 22, 2012 – First Gentleman Michael Haley lit theSouth Carolina Governor’s Mansion blue last night to…

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SC Ports' February Container Volume up 9%, Breakbulk Up 118%

 

CHARLESTON, SC – March 20, 2012 – Containervolume in the Port of Charleston rose 9.2 percent inFebruary compared to the same month last year, inresults announced at the regular meeting…

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Furman Graduate, UVA Professor Wins Bancroft Prize for Book

 

Brown-Nagin is native of Troy and graduate of Greenwood High School GREENVILLE, SC – March 19, 2012 – Tomiko Brown-Nagin, a 1992 Furman University graduate who teaches law and history…

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Southern Region Still Has Work to Do on Adolescent Sexual Health

 

COLUMBIA, SC – March 19, 2012 – Two key advocacy and educationorganizations in South Carolina are joining 20 organizations across 10southern states to call for improved sexual health education in…

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HUD Awards$185,000 in Counseling Grants to Help Families Find and Keep Housing in SC

 

HUD funding critical to support six counseling agencies in South Carolina COLUMBIA,SC – March 19, 2012 – As part of its continuing effort to help familiesfind decent housing and to…

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Palmetto Poison Center Observes National Poison Prevention Week

 

COLUMBIA, SC – March 19, 2012 – Each year more than 2 million callsare received at Poison Centers nationwide.  The Palmetto Poison Centerreceived over 35,000 calls in 2011 from all…

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Windsor/Aughtry Co. Relocating to Main @ Broad

 

GREENVILLE, SC – March 16, 2012 – Windsor/Aughtry Company, Inc., a full-service real estate firm based in Greenville, S.C., is relocating to Main @ Broad on South Main Street across…

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As Kiawah prepares for the 2012 PGA Championship, Lowcountry Regional Airport and Walterboro plan to take off

 

Largest general aviation airport in S.C. serves as gateway for access to PGA Championship, area economic development jewels, proximity to Charleston ports, and aviation giant nearby WALTERBORO, SC – March 16,…

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City Kicks Off 2012 Downtown Event Series this Week

 

Popular weekly series adds regional and national touring bands to lineup
 GREENVILLE, SC – March 14, 2012 – The City of Greenville kicks off its Downtown Event Series this week with…

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Officials Join Tri-County Technical College to Break Ground on QuickJobs Development Center in Anderson

 

ANDERSON, SC – March 12, 2012 – Legislators, county council members and government leaders joined Tri-County Technical College officials to break ground for the Anderson QuickJobs Development Center located across…

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Duke Energy Initiates Recreation Surveys at Lake Public Access Areas

 

SENECA, SC – Boaters and outdoor enthusiasts using public recreation access areas on Lake Keowee and Lake Jocassee may be asked to participate in surveys designed to gather feedback on…

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BlueCross Issues National Walk @ Lunch Day Challenge to S.C. Employers

 

COLUMBIA, SC – March 12, 2012 – BlueCross BlueShield of SouthCarolina is challenging other South Carolina companies to follow itslead and hold lunchtime walks for their employees on National Walk…

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Heather Ricard Promoted to Director of Risk Management Services for the Municipal Association of SC

 

COLUMBIA, SC – March 8, 2012 – Heather Ricard is the new director of Risk Management Services at the Municipal Association of South Carolina. Formerly CFO andassistant director for Risk…

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Clemson driving sustainability, workforce development, leaders tell conference

 

GREENVILLE, SC –  March 7, 2012 – From the Upstate to the coast, Clemson University isdriving research and workforce development that will help keep thebrightest students in South Carolina and…

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City of Greenville Announces Spring Recreation Schedule

 

Parks and Recreation Department to offer a variety of youth and adult programs GREENVILLE, SC – The City of Greenville Parks and Recreation Department announced this week its new spring…

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Greenville Housing Fund Launches Upstate Pilot Microloan Program

 

BB&T invests in program to create new opportunities for low-income and minority-owned microenterprises GREENVILLE, SC – March 6, 2012 – Greenville Housing Fund (GHF) announced today that it has successfully…

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Chief Finley Begins as Charleston Fire Department Interim Chief

 

CHARLESTON, SC – March 5, 2012 – Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr. confirmed today that Chief W. Franklin Finley, Jr. will be Interim Chief of the Charleston Fire Department following…

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