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Mike Maddock, General Manager

June 10, 2005 RSS feed / Business

Mortgage Survey

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Business Briefs

by John Temple Ligon

When in Rome... The antebellum operations around here at the Bank of Charleston and The Georgia Railroad and Banking Co. included lending money to customers in the slave trade. More...

Top–seed tennis courts coming to Columbia

As many as 41 new hard tennis courts are coming to Columbia, 13 completely rebuilt courts on Wheeler Hill, and maybe 28 new courts on Garners Ferry Road at the planned Southeast Community Park. More...