Avtec Moves Forward with Building 46,000 Square Foot Headquarters and Manufacturing Facility in Lexington County

 

Groundbreaking Ceremony Set for Monday, October 22 LEXINGTON, SC – October 17, 2012 – The Central SC Alliance announced it will hold a groundbreaking ceremony Monday, October 22 from 9 a.m.…

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Midlands Housing Trust Fund receives $250,000 in grants

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 17, 2012 – The Midlands Housing Trust Fund, an initiative of United Way of the Midlands, has received over $250,000 in grants from Richland County, the…

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New Lexington Chamber building nears completion

 

LEXINGTON, SC – October 17, 2012 – The Greater Lexington Chamber and Visitors Center will officially open the doors of its new Main Street office Oct. 22. Staffers will begin…

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South Carolina Minority Enterprise Development Week Will Honor Fielding Home for Funerals, A 100-Year-Old Minority-Owned Business

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 15, 2012 – The MBDA Business Center – Columbia, SC will honor several minority business owners and supporters during their Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week awards…

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EcoDual and W. W. Williams Announce Distribution Agreement

 

BEAUFORT, SC – October 15, 2012 – EcoDual, LLC, a leadingprovider of diesel to natural gas dual fuel conversion systems for heavyduty diesel powered trucks and The W. W. Williams…

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Sonoco Announces Leadership Changes in North American Paper Mill Operations

 

Pignone named vice president, Paper North America; Grups to retire HARTSVILLE, SC – October 15, 2012 – Sonoco (NYSE: SON), oneof the largest diversified global packaging companies, announcedthat Marty F.…

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2012 Famously Hot Master Chef Crowned at State Fair

 

Chef de Cuisine Daniel Wood of Blue Marlin Takes This Year’s Title;Oliver Gospel Mission Gets a New Commercial Kitchen COLUMBIA, SC – October 15, 2012 – The Columbia area’s best…

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Greater Lexington Chamber releases dance video

 

LEXINGTON, SC – October 12, 2012 – A dance video featuring 70 Greater Lexington Chamber businesses has been getting plenty of attention since it debuted in September. Titled “Let’s Live…

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Midlands Companies Send “Care” to Parents of Hospitalized Children

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 11, 2012 – Columbia-area families dealing with the unexpected hospitalization of a child will have one less thing to worry about, thanks to Take Time, Take…

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SAFE Sponsors Free Community Shred Day

 

To Collect Donations for Harvest Hope Food Bank COLUMBIA, SC – October 9, 2012 – On Wednesday, October 10 SAFE Federal Credit Union is sponsoring a FREE Shred Day for…

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HEICO Corporation Acquires Niche Aircraft Component Repair Company

 

MIAMI and GREER, SC – October 9, 2012 – HEICO Corporation(NYSE:HEI.A) (NYSE:HEI) announced that its Flight Support Group hasacquired 80.1% of the assets and certain liabilities of Action ResearchCorporation of…

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ReWa Operations Challenge Team Takes First Place at National Competition

 

GREENVILLE, SC – October 9, 2012 – The Renewable Water Resources (ReWa) Operations Challenge Team placed first in Division 2 at the National Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and…

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Children’s Award Added to Charleston Philanthropy Week November 12-18

 

Online nominations begin Tuesday, October 9, 2012; Winner announced Tuesday, November 13, 2012CHARLESTON, SC – October 9, 2012 – A children’s award has been added to Charleston Philanthropy Week November…

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Rankings of South Carolina’s Best Places to Work Announced


 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 8, 2012 – The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce, the state’s unified voice of business, Best Companies Group and the publishers of SCBIZ News announce the…

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Dorchester County Breaks Ground on Winding Woods Commerce Park

 

Sewer Construction Begins in St. George for $3.6 MillionST. GEORGE, SC – October 8, 2012 – Dorchester County officials broke ground this morning on Winding Woods Commerce Park at the…

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Rankings of South Carolina’s Best Places to Work Announced


 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 8, 2012 – The South Carolina Chamber ofCommerce, the state’s unified voice of business, Best Companies Groupand the publishers of SCBIZ News announce the rankings of…

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Chakisse Newton Named 2012 Young Leader of the Year

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 3, 1012 – Chakisse Newton, president of Cardinal Consulting LLC, has been named the Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce 2012 Young Leader of the Year. The…

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Rotary Club of Lake Murray-Irmo welcomed Lee Bussell

 

IRMO, SC – October 3, 2012 – The guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Lake Murray-Irmo meeting for the October 3, 2012 was Lee Bussell, incoming chairman of the…

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Greater Chapin Chamber Accepting Nominations for Annual Awards


 

CHAPIN, SC – October 3, 2012 – The Greater Chapin Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for its 21st Annual Awards Gala & Auction, which will be held on Friday,…

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Generations Group Homes Brings Country Music Duo and Rising Greenville Star to Centre Stage for Volunteer Appreciation Night

 

GREENVILLE, SC – October 3, 2012 – As a unique way to celebrate its volunteers,Generations Group Homes recently hosted a private performance at CentreStage for its Volunteer Appreciation Night. Featuring…

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Greenville Zoo Anxiously Awaiting First Giraffe Birth

 

GREENVILLE, SC – October 3, 2012 – As the Greenville Zoo prepares to welcome its first baby giraffe, visitors to the zoo should not be surprised to see only one…

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Fifth Drug Take-Back Event Collects 1,219 Lbs of Medication

 

Project Rx & DEA Successfully Continue Proper Disposal campaigns GREENVILLE, SC – October 3, 2012 – Project Rx: A River Remedy, a community-driven medication collection, held its fifth event collecting…

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German government official praises Upstate business climate, Clemson University support

 

GREENVILLE, SC – October 2, 2012 – A leading German government official celebrated theUpstate’s international business climate and Clemson University’s rolein promoting the region’s economy at a Greenville luncheon Tuesday…

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SYNNEX Corporation’s National Conference Brings Over 1,100 IT Leaders to Greenville

 

GREENVILLE, SC – October 2, 2012 – SYNNEX Corporation’s National Conference is an annual event where the company’s top IT manufacturers and customers travel to Greenville, South Carolina to discuss…

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St. Francis Fall For Greenville Seeks Volunteers For Festival Weekend

 

GREENVILLE, SC – October 2, 2012 – St. Francis Fall for Greenville is currently seeking volunteers for its upcoming festival weekend scheduled for October 12 – 14 in downtown Greenville. Throughout…

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DNA Welcomes Walbridge to Team

 

GREENVILLE, SC – October 2, 2012 – DNA Creative Communications (DNA) welcomes a new intern, Kayla A. Walbridge to their team. Walbridge is a senior at Clemson University where she…

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600+ Preservationists Descending on Charleston

 

Parallel Conferences of APT-PTN in Historic Downtown, September 30–October 4 SPRINGFIELD,IL – October 1, 2012 – Two international associations of preservationists are on theirway to Charleston, as they prepare for…

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EagleEye Analytics Expansion in Canada Driven by 40% of Top P&C Insurers

 

Firm Adds Experienced Insurance Executive to Lead Canadian Growth InitiativesCOLUMBIA, SC – October 1, 2012 – EagleEye Analytics, theleading provider of predictive analytics for the property and casualtyindustry, is expanding…

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Henry Molded Products Inc. expanding in Anderson County

 

More than $5 million investment expected to create 18 new jobsANDERSON, SC – October 1, 2012 – Henry Molded Products Inc., a manufacturer of sustainable molded fiber protective packaging products,…

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DNA Nonprofit Workshop Features National Speakers

 

Seminar to Address the Importance of the Board Chair/ED Relationship  GREENVILLE, SC – October 1, 2012 – DNA Creative Communications (DNA), in collaboration with the Community Foundation of Greenville, the…

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Columbia Museum of Art announces 11th season of popular chamber music series with a new name, CMA Chamber Music on Main

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 27, 2012 – The popular and critically acclaimed chamber music series created by Artistic Director Charles Wadsworth returns to the Columbia Museum of Art for its…

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Miller-Valentine Group Volunteers at the Boys & Girls Club Ben Arnold Campus

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 27, 2012 – Employees with Miller-Valentine Group recently volunteered through the United Way of the Midlands and participated in a deep cleaning of the Boys &…

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Reedy River Gets Swept By ReWa Employees

 

17th Annual Reedy River Sweep GREENVILLE, SC – September 25, 2012 – Renewable Water Resources (ReWa) recently held its 17th annual Reedy River Sweep, an event for ReWa employees to…

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National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones Announces 2012 Export Award Recipients

 

BMW Manufacturing, Subaru of Indiana, DNP Electronics America and City of El Paso Win Top Zone Exporting HonorsWASHINGTON, DC – September 24, 2012 – The National Association ofForeign-Trade Zones (NAFTZ)…

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Make-A-Wish® South Carolina Joins Straight Talk Wireless® To Help Raise Up To $1,000,000 Nationally

 

Local Consumer Support Urged: Push Here Starts Saturday in Make-A-WishSouth Carolina Region; Unfolds In 77 Walmart Stores Across Make-A-WishSouth Carolina Area.GREENVILLE, SC – September 20, 2012 – Make-A-Wish South Carolina…

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Congregation Beth Israel Receives Funding to Support Senior Programming

 

BJH Foundation for Senior Services Sets Record by Exceeding $200K in Grants for Jewish Seniors GREENVILLE,SC – September 19, 2012 – BJH Foundation for Senior Services, based inGreensboro, N.C., recently…

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“Sharing the Romance” winners coming to Magnolia

 

CHARLESTON, SC – September 19, 2012 – Durham and Bobby Hill, winners of  “Sharing the Romance,” a $50,000 wedding package, will visit Magnolia Gardens to meet the local vendors who’ll…

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Congregation Beth Israel Receives Funding to Support Senior Programming

 

BJH Foundation for Senior Services Sets Record by Exceeding $200K in Grants for Jewish Seniors GREENVILLE, SC – September 19, 2012 – BJH Foundation for Senior Services, based in Greensboro,…

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TD Bank Receives 2012 South Carolina Excellence in Workplace Diversity Award

 

GREENVILLE, SC – September 18, 2012 – TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, has been named the medium-sized employer winner of the 2012 South Carolina Chamber of Commerce’s Excellence in…

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Charleston Named One of the 100 Best Communities for Young People

 

Annual Competition Recognizes Communities that Prioritize Youth Education and Well-Being CHARLESTON, SC – September 18, 2012 – The City of Charleston has been named one of America’s Promise Alliance’s 100 Best…

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Tempus Names Bacot President of Marketing & Media Division

 

GREENVILLE, SC, September 17, 2012 – Tempus Jets, Inc., announced that Jack Bacot has been named President of Tempus Marketing & Media, LLC. Bacot will oversee marketing and media operations…

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Myrtle Beach Southern Living Showcase Home is Just a Short Drive Away

 

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – September 17, 2012 – Myrtle Beach’s first SouthernLiving Showcase Home is now open for tours and is well worth the drive.The home, built by Classic of…

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