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Police Department searching for memorabilia

The West Columbia Police Department is searching for old photos and memorabilia to compile a history of the department. This is an opportunity for the community and police department to work together to share stories [...]

By |March 2nd, 2018|Business|0 Comments

SCANA pays more than $209 million in taxes

SCANA Corporation and its subsidiaries paid South Carolina counties more than $209 million in property taxes for property assessed in 2017. “These funds are essential to the counties throughout the state,” said Iris Griffin, chief [...]

By |January 18th, 2018|Business|0 Comments

Farm Bureau spreads holiday cheer

Lexington County Farm Bureau and local Farm Bureau Insurance agents in the Irmo and Lexington offices are bringing a little more joy to this holiday season to two families facing financial hardship. A $500 check [...]

By |January 18th, 2018|Business|0 Comments

Ameris Bank helping fight hunger

Ameris Bank’s 8th annual company-wide Helping Fight Hunger food drive initiative collected more than 999,000 non-perishable food items in October that were donated to food banks throughout the Southeast where the bank has a presence. [...]

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

Share the warmth with local businesses

Mast Store is helping Share the Warmth in all its communities by holding a coat collection now through November 30. Columbia Sportswear, Mast Store’s vendor partner, is making a donation of new coats, jackets, and [...]

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

Job Fair to be held Wednesday

Dutch Square Center will be hosting a job fair  this Wednesday, November 15 from 3 - 6 pm. In an effort to help employers prepare for their workforce needs for the holiday season, the second chance job [...]

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

Tha Store in Gilbert becomes U-haul dealer

U-Haul has announced Tha Store has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Gilbert community. Tha Store at 4048 Two Notch Road will offer U-Haul trucks, trailers, towing equipment, moving supplies and [...]

By |November 6th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

Lucky’s business boosted by NFL ban

By Al Dozier   Lucky’s Burger Shack took an unusual step this past weekend of cancelling NFL Sunday football viewing for its patrons as a protest against players refusing to honor the national anthem. But [...]

By |October 25th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

Businesses partner to provide food for kids

If you could do one thing that would help a child do better in school, have a better outlook on life, and be better able to fight disease, would you do it? Having enough to [...]

By |October 25th, 2017|Business, Non Profit|0 Comments

Solar Heats Up

Demand increases for alternative energy source There has never been a better time to buy a solar generating system and reduce your dependence on the utility companies by becoming your own utility. Considering that energy [...]

By |October 25th, 2017|Business, Natural Resources|0 Comments