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Kayla Abnathey Joins Ameris Bank

Ameris Bank Columbia Market President Mze Wilkins has announced Kayla Abnathey has joined the Irmo location as branch manager. Abnathey will concentrate on growing consumer portfolios and cultivate business opportunities in addition to working alongside [...]

By |September 20th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

Bojangles supports reading

Now in its fourth year, South Carolina Future Minds (SCFM) and Bojangles' bring are holdng the My First Library program, which provides Bojangles' customers with the opportunity to help buy summer reading books, honor their [...]

By |September 19th, 2017|Business, Education|0 Comments

Carolina Business Equipment expands

Carolina Business Equipment (CBE), a Columbia-based IT and print solutions company, continues to develop its presence in the southeast with its acquisition of a Piedmont-area copier and printer service base from S&B Office Supplies and [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

Columbia Remodelers Award Winners announced

The Columbia Remodelers Awards (CRAs) are presented by the Remodelers Council of the Building Industry Association of Central SC (BIA). It is the only remodeling awards program in the Midlands, and has been awarding quality [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

Trane expanding Richland operations

Trane, a global provider of indoor comfort systems and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, is expanding its existing Richland County operations. The business is projected to invest $96 million and create 700 new [...]

By |August 22nd, 2017|Business|0 Comments

Fatz hires Brian Dukes

Fatz Southern Kitchen, best known for its Southern cuisine and hospitality, has announced the hiring of Brian Dukes as Director of Culinary. Dukes will be based in the chain’s Greenville headquarters and direct culinary operations [...]

By |August 13th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

Carolina Cottage grand opening Saturday

AC Flora/USC graduate Blakely Byrd will celebrate the grand opening of her second business this Saturday, August 12 from 10 am - 5 pm. The new business, Carolina Cottage, will sell Annie Sloan chalk paint [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Business, Events|0 Comments

Business celebrates 40 years by cleaning up Lake Murray

Wateree Dive Center has been celebrating 40 years of business with three Clean the Lake events on Lake Murray. The business had a goal of cleaning up at least 40 pounds of trash at each [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

SCE&G meets solar power milestone

SCE&G customers are producing 43 megawatts (MW) of electricity from their own solar generating systems – that’s more than one percent of the five-year retail peak demand on SCE&G’s system, exceeding the goal set forth [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

Nuclear plant expansion runs out of steam

SCE&G and Santee Cooper’s decision to to halt the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station expansion July 31 leaves close to 5,000 contractors looking for new work, and SCE&G customers wondering how the decision will affect their [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|Business|0 Comments