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Dialysis to Despair: From Richard Nixon to Graham-Cassidy

Sep 25, 2017 ● By Emily Stevenson

I’m just a number. Do those we elect to serve care about statistics? Does our Sen. Lindsay Graham care about at least one of his constituents? Richard Nixon did.

Nothing Bugs This CEO

Aug 01, 2017 ● By Emily Stevenson

Knox’s grandfather bought an existing Terminix operation in 1947, the same year Knox was born. Today, both celebrate their 70th year, along with another milestone: the family-owned business is recognized as the nation’s eighth-largest pest control company.

Firms Dial Up S.C. For Call Centers

May 01, 2017 ● By Makayla Gay

South Carolina has been an attractive location for siting call centers over the past few years. Greenville has participated in this success and is home to about 40 call centers of various sizes.

More than 1 million traveled in South Carolina to view the eclipse

Sep 22, 2017 ● By Emily Stevenson

Roughly 1.6 million people traveled to or within South Carolina to view the total solar eclipse last month. Their hotel bookings and other travel expenditures left an estimated $269 million economic impact across the state, making the eclipse the largest single tourist event on record in South Carolina.

Small Businesses Can Repel Malicious Attacks by Being Cyber-shrewd

Jul 03, 2017 ● By Emily Stevenson

The bad actors (criminals) on the other side of cyberspace are multiplying and increasing their efficiencies too.

BOOMTOWN

Sep 01, 2017 ● By Emily Stevenson

Property taxes in Austin are collected at about half the rate Columbians pay, and the charge per kilowatt hour in a discount deal to encourage conservation and small usage of electric power is half what Columbians pay.

MTC dental hygiene students volunteer for mission work in Columbia

Sep 13, 2017 ● By Kathleen Maris

More than 800 patients received an estimated $600,000 in free dental care from about 100 volunteers from across South Carolina and other states.


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  • Parent's Night Out

    09/29/2017
    06:30PM — 10:00PM

    You deserve a night out! Come see why PAC (22,000 sq ft) has averaged over 100 kids in attendanc...


  • 5th Annual Hydrocephalus WALK

    09/30/2017
    08:00AM — 12:00PM

    We're raising Awareness and Funds for Critical Research for Hydrocephalus. Come join us in our 5K...


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  • Cobblestone Park Golf Club will host the annual Africa University Golf Tournament on Monday, Sept...


  • Parent's Night Out

    09/29/2017
    06:30PM — 10:00PM

    You deserve a night out! Come see why PAC (22,000 sq ft) has averaged over 100 kids in attendanc...


  • 5th Annual Hydrocephalus WALK

    09/30/2017
    08:00AM — 12:00PM

    We're raising Awareness and Funds for Critical Research for Hydrocephalus. Come join us in our 5K...


  • Parent's Night Out

    10/06/2017
    06:30PM — 10:00PM

    You deserve a night out! Come see why PAC (22,000 sq ft) has averaged over 100 kids in attendanc...


  • Parent's Night Out

    10/13/2017
    06:30PM — 10:00PM

    You deserve a night out! Come see why PAC (22,000 sq ft) has averaged over 100 kids in attendanc...


  • Pure Barre is thrilled to celebrate five years of business in Five Points, and is especially exci...