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Local Business

Free workshop for Chapin businesses August 24

The SC Small Business Development Center will be providing planning tools for small businesses affected by recent closures at the VC Summer facility. These tools are designed to help small business owners assess their current [...]

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Business, Events|0 Comments

Estimated opening dates announced for Lexington Square

Estimated opening dates have been announced for several businesses at Lexington Square, a new retail center being developed by commercial real estate development firm S.J. Collins Enterprises. The nearly 50,000-square-foot Lowes Foods grocery store was [...]

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Business Spotlight|0 Comments

Local business adds U-Haul service

U-Haul Company has announced Lexington Dry Cleaning has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Lexington community. Lexington Dry Cleaning at 5504 Sunset Boulevard will offer U-Haul trucks and support rental items. [...]

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Business Spotlight|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|Categories: 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|Categories: 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|Categories: 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|Categories: 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|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Local business celebrates eclipse

In commemoration of the August 21 eclipse, and the area’s position on the centerline, the best viewing area for the Eclipse, Great Clips offered free Great Clips Centerline Mohawk Haircuts on Tuesdays in July at [...]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Merle Norman in Chapin earns honor

The Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio located at 130-C Amicks Ferry Road in Chapin has received the Gold Medallion award for meeting Merle Norman’s standards of excellence for customer service. The Gold Medallion program addresses consumer [...]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Business|0 Comments