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Mike Maddock, General Manager

September 7, 2007 RSS feed / Business

Folks about town

The National Kidney Foundation of S.C. named Michael Sexton president of the board of directors. The South Carolina Women's Business Center (SCWBC) graduated its largest class in history from the nationally recognized CORE FOUR More...

Briefs

SCBT drives north South Carolina Bank & Trust and its parent company, SCBT Financial Corp., are penetrating the N.C. banking market by buying TSB Financial Corp and its $192.9 million in total assets for $43.4 million. More...

Star Profile

Radenko Pavlovich of the Columbia Classical Ballet

Born in the birthplace of World War One, Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, where Princep assassinated Archduke Ferdinand, Radenko Pavlovich has lived the best of the Western world. More...

We have spent $425,000 per person

Larry Kudlow, cable TV's unapologetic champion of free- market capitalism, points out that the Federal government has spent $127,000,000,000 over the last two years to rebuild New Orleans. More...