Empowervote gives candidates greater access to key voters

  May 21, 2014

CHARLESTON, SC –  Empowervote is now open for a limited, free trial period to all North and South Carolina candidates needing to influence undecided voters in 2014. Recent figures proved…

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Gushue Joins Berkshire Hathaway C. Dan Joyner

  May 20, 2014

GREENVILLE, SC – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices C. Dan Joyner, REALTORS® announced that Catherine Gushue joined the company and serves as a Sales Associate at the Pleasantburg office. Gushue is a graduate…

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Georges Joins Berkshire Hathaway C. Dan Joyner

  May 20, 2014

GREENVILLE, SC – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices C. Dan Joyner, REALTORS®  announced that Sarah Jane Georges joined the company and serves as a Sales Associate with the MacDonald Team at the…

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Sawyer and Graham Receive Alumni Association Awards

  May 20, 2014

HARTSVILLE, SC –  May 20, 2014 – Director emeritus of Kalmia Gardens of Coker College George P. Sawyer, Jr. and Coker College alumnus Tommy Graham, Jr. received Coker College Alumni Awards…

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Sayce and Gifford Complete Further Education

  May 20, 2014

GREER, SC – Greer State Bank recognizes Beth Sayce, VP, Loan Administration of Greer State Bank and John Gifford, LPL Financial Advisor and Senior VP, Financial Services of Greer State Bank…

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Joy Kamees Promoted to Commercial/Consumer Lender

  May 20, 2014

GREER, SC – May 20, 2014 – Greer State Bank announces the promotion of Joy Kamees as Commercial/Consumer Lender. Joy has been with the bank as a loan processor/consumer lender…

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TrueHypnosis Opens In Charleston

  May 20, 2014

CHARLESTON, SC – Mozart is said to have composed an opera while doing it, and Albert Einstein apparently enjoyed it daily … hypnosis. For centuries, hypnosis has helped people get…

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City of Columbia Announces the Launch of Walk Bike Columbia

  May 20, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – The City of Columbia has partnered with the Central Midlands Council of Governments develop a Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan and Bike Share Plan, called Walk Bike Columbia, with…

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Wells Fargo Survey: Small Business Optimism Continues to Slowly Improve

  May 20, 2014

CHARLESTON, SC – Small business optimism continues to improve, and business owners are feeling more positive about the year ahead, according to the latest Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index. Overall, optimism…

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Wells Fargo Survey: Small Business Optimism Continues to Slowly Improve

  May 20, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – Small business optimism continues to improve, and business owners are feeling more positive about the year ahead, according to the latest Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index.   Overall,…

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The Citadel to Begin Search for New Director of Athletics

  May 20, 2014

CHARLESTON, SC − The Citadel will be seeking a replacement for Director of Athletics Larry Leckonby who has resigned to become director of athletics at Catawba College, in Salisbury, N.C.  Leckonby…

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Horn to Retire from Colonial Life in 2015

  May 20, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Randall C. Horn, president and chief executive officer of its Colonial Life business, intends to retire in the first quarter of 2015.…

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Honorary Degrees Awarded at Corps of Cadets Commencement 2014

  May 20, 2014

CHARLESTON, SC – The Citadel Board of Visitors presented honorary degrees to three people—Gen. Ann Elizabeth Dunwoody, the honorable Deborah Lee James, and Lt. Gen. Ellie Givan “Buck” Shuler Jr.—during…

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SC Home Front Will Honor Homeless Veterans

  May 20, 2014

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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Free admission for active military on Memorial Day

  May 19, 2014

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.

  May 19, 2014

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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Avison Young Welcomes Anthony Rowland

  May 19, 2014

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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Greenville County Rec’s Waterparks Open May 24

  May 19, 2014

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

  May 19, 2014

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

  May 19, 2014

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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