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Caldwell To Chair Site Selectors Guild

This is Caldwell’s fourth consecutive year serving on the board, having previously served as treasurer.

SCAJ Names New Director of Development

Courtney Mitchum Barts joined the group to manage their fundraising and membership recruitment efforts and will coordinate multiple development campaigns in regions across South Carolina.

Business Development Center helps Minority Businesses Grow

When Lasenta Lewis-Ellis opened her company, LLE Construction Group LLC, in February 2011, she struggled to find affordable office space.

Open Studios: How Columbia gets to know its Art Scene

To count itself as an art city, Columbia needs more than great art and creatively engaged artists. The coin must be flipped by consumers: patrons, collectors, and anyone seeking knowledge about how art comes to be—and how the creative process imbues the aesthetic value of work.

Tax Reform Claims Popular College Sports Deduction: Impact Unclear but many Enthusiasts Unfazed

The Internal Revenue Code had allowed an 80 percent deduction, as a charitable contribution, for donations paid for the right to purchase season tickets for athletic-event seating. Under tax reform signed into law by President Trump, the deduction was eliminated.

Opioid Crisis: South Carolina Businesses Wrestling with Epidemic

In remarks prepared for delivery in his State of the State address in January, Gov. Henry McMaster said that for the last three years, there have been more opioid-related deaths in South Carolina than homicides and drunk-driving deaths combined. In 2016, this “silent hurricane” killed 616 people, he said.

Lexington Medical Center to Host Lecture on Cervical Cancer

Andrea S. Garrick, MD, an OB/GYN at Lexington Women’s Care, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice, will be the speaker.

Taiwan Economic Development Official To Speak at Newberry College

As deputy director of economic and cultural development for Taiwan, Hung will offer insights into the culture, economy, impact, and relations of Taiwan in his talk, "Why Taiwan Matters."

Clemson Researcher Patents Fertilizer and Production Process

The fertilizer could revolutionize the organic produce industry and put it on a level playing field with conventional crops.

SCICU Honors Sen. Matthews

Senator Matthews is distinguished for his work to improve education at all levels as a way to advance the economic welfare of every citizen.