Special Services Director Robin Simmons announces retirement

  January 14, 2015

LEXINGTON, SC – Lexington County School District One Superintendent Karen Woodward announces that Special Services Director Robin Simmons, Ph.D. plans to retire effective June 30, 2015. About Simmons Woodward said,…

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Leadership Lexington County Announces Class of 2015 Participants

  January 14, 2015

LEXINGTON, SC – Leadership Lexington County is excited to announce the following individuals as participants in the class of 2015: Cherish Abney, Town of Lexington Police Department James Bagwell, Shandon Baptist…

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U.S. Engine Valve donation

  January 14, 2015

PENDLETON, SC – U.S. Engine Valve/Nittan Valve made a $20,000 donation to the Tri-County Technical College Foundation to purchase pneumatic suitcase trainers for the Corporate and Community Education Division.  Pictured…

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Agri-Business Plan Being Developed

  January 14, 2015

PENDLETON, SC – The Tri-County Entrepreneurial Development Corporation (TCEDC), Tri-County Technical College’s Corporate and Community Education Division and area economic developers are reaching out to agricultural-based businesses (“Agri-Businesses”) in Anderson,…

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Significant Year of Investments and Speculative Construction

  January 14, 2015

Colliers International | South Carolina – Q4-2014 Greenville Industrial Market Report   MARKET OVERVIEW The Greenville/Spartanburg industrial market ended a year full of significant sales and leasing activity, new speculative construction…

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Colliers International announces 3 new Vice Presidents

  January 14, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – Colliers International South Carolina elected three of its top brokerage associates to the position of Vice President: Henry Moore, CCIM and Henry Roe of Columbia and Bob…

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Allen Tate Realtors Announces November 2014 Top Producers

  January 14, 2015

GREENVILLE, SC – Kathy Weeks, Upstate Regional Vice President at Allen Tate Realtors, is proud to announce Top Agents for November 2014. In the Greenville Office, John Farr was Top…

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UBooster adds basketball and 2016 football

  January 14, 2015

GREENVILLE, SC – UBooster, a new online platform that aims to dramatically impact the funding of collegiate athletics, has added two recruiting databases Fans can now pledge for athletes in…

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Weatherly joins Callison, Tighe & Robinson as Of Counsel

  January 14, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – Alex Weatherly, who has almost 30 years’ experience helping South Carolina businesses and individuals with a wide range of tax and related planning issues, has become Of…

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CFO Council Launches Charleston Chapter

  January 14, 2015

CHARLESTON, SC – Accountants aren’t known for being the most social or active networkers. But, one local CFO hopes to change that perception. “We are excited to launch a chapter…

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Call for Cooks for The Palladium Society Cook-Off

  January 14, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – Test your chili-cooking prowess against the Midlands’ best at The Palladium Society Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, Feb. 21 at Music Farm Columbia. In conjunction with the citywide…

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Avison Young Industrial Sale – 1063 Morrison Drive

  January 14, 2015

CHARLESTON, SC – Avison Young commercial real estate is pleased to announce that Todd P. Garrett, CCIM, SIOR represented 1063 Morrison Drive, LLC in the purchase of a 7,364 SF…

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Allen Tate Realtors Announces November 2014 Top Producers

  January 14, 2015

GREENVILLE, SC – Kathy Weeks, Upstate Regional Vice President at Allen Tate Realtors, is proud to announce Top Agents for November 2014. In the Greenville Office, John Farr was Top…

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Weatherly joins Callison, Tighe & Robinson as Of Counsel

  January 14, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – Alex Weatherly, who has almost 30 years’ experience helping South Carolina businesses and individuals with a wide range of tax and related planning issues, has become Of…

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UBooster adds basketball and 2016 football

  January 14, 2015

GREENVILLE, SC – UBooster, a new online platform that aims to dramatically impact the funding of collegiate athletics, has added two recruiting databases Fans can now pledge for athletes in…

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McWaters Hosts Flip Your Classroom Contest

  January 13, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – Today’s classrooms are hubs of activity that require dedicated support for the latest modern teaching methods; however, most classrooms in use today were designed for traditional row-by-column…

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Welcoming the First Wave of Speculative Construction

  January 13, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – Colliers International, South Carolina – Q4-2014 Columbia Industrial Market Report MARKET OVERVIEW The Columbia, SC industrial market ended a significant year with a downward trending vacancy rate, increasing rental rates,…

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Panasonic To Resell Alastar Solution From SCRA

  January 13, 2015

Situational Awareness Solution to Complement Hardware SUMMERVILLE, SC –  SCRA today announced its subsidiary, Software Solutions, LLC, entered into a reseller relationship with Panasonic System Communications Company of North America, a division of Panasonic…

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Spartanburg Community College to offer VSF scholarships

  January 13, 2015

SPARTANBURG, SC – Local veterans now have another avenue to further their training and careers. Veteran Scholarships Forever has set up a fund at Spartanburg Community College that will help…

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Parking Ticket Online Payments

  January 13, 2015

CHARLESTON, SC – Charleston Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr. announces the option to pay parking tickets online via the City of Charleston website. In order to provide another option and…

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Work to Begin on Colonial Lake Improvement Project

  January 13, 2015

CHARLESTON, SC – Construction for the Colonial Lake Improvement project is anticipated to begin on Monday, January 19, 2015.  The contractor, Wildwood Landscape Contractors, will begin work by installing the silt fence,…

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SCRA Applied R&D-Led Project Takes Home Top Honors

  January 13, 2015

Wins Defense Manufacturing Technology Award for F-35 Canopy Project SUMMERVILLE, SC –  SCRA Applied R&D today announced that their F-35 Canopy Thermoforming Automation project won the 2014 Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement…

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EDENS Makes Key Appointments in Columbia, South Carolina Headquarters

  January 13, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – EDENS, one of the nation’s leading private owners, operators and developers of retail real estate, announced two pivotal promotions in the company’s South Carolina headquarters office this week. Chief Accounting…

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How South Carolinians Go From No Money to Know Money

  January 13, 2015

Local Nonprofit Aims to Eradicate Financial Illiteracy in the Palmetto State COLUMBIA, SC – Not unlike many millenials, 27-year-old Steven Hughes made every money mistake imaginable in his college days at…

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Spartanburg Community College to offer VSF scholarships

  January 13, 2015

SPARTANBURG, SC – Local veterans now have another avenue to further their training and careers. Veteran Scholarships Forever has set up a fund at Spartanburg Community College that will help…

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McWaters Hosts Flip Your Classroom Contest

  January 13, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – Today’s classrooms are hubs of activity that require dedicated support for the latest modern teaching methods; however, most classrooms in use today were designed for traditional row-by-column…

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Dixon Hughes Goodman Donates Over 400,000 Lbs. of Food

  January 13, 2015

CHARLESTON, SC – In the last 12 months, Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG) donated 431,475 lbs. of food to organizations that feed the hungry. With their Count the Cans Food Drive,…

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MLK Dream Weekend Celebrates 10 Years Stronger

  January 12, 2015

GREENVILLE, SC – MLK Dream Weekend will be celebrating their 10th anniversary and final year during the event, January 15 – 19, 2015. 10 years of strengthening communities, 10 years…

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Dixon Hughes Goodman Donates Over 400,000 Lbs. of Food

  January 12, 2015

CHARLESTON, SC – In the last 12 months, Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG) donated 431,475 lbs. of food to organizations that feed the hungry. With their Count the Cans Food Drive,…

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Official Portrait of Gov. Nikki Haley Unveiled

  January 12, 2015

Painting Will Be Displayed at Governor’s Mansion Complex COLUMBIA, SC – Governor Nikki Haley’s official portrait was unveiled today at the Governor’s Mansion Complex. An oil-on-linen portrait by John Seibels…

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Tecklenburg says he’s ready for 2015 campaign

  January 12, 2015

Quarterly report shows $133,696.24 in contributions CHARLESTON, SC – Charleston businessman and mayoral candidate John Tecklenburg continues a strong fundraising effort with a quarterly campaign disclosure report showing year to…

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Fig® Columbia Announces 2015 Social Mission Partner

  January 12, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – Fig® Columbia, a guide to shopping, dining, arts, and entertainment in Columbia, South Carolina, is thrilled to announce The Nurturing Center as their 2015 social mission partner.…

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Nurse Named School Health LPN of the Year

  January 12, 2015

MONCKS CORNER, SC – Tracy Freeman, a licensed practical nurse (LPN) with Berkeley County School District, has been named South Carolina’s 2014-2015 School Health LPN of the Year. The annual award…

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