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Mike Maddock, General Manager

March 9, 2012 RSS feed / Business

SCBA president and CEO retires

Lloyd I. Hendricks, president and CEO of the South Carolina Bankers Association ( SCBA), will retire after 25 years of service to the 112- year- old trade association. More...

Local engineering firm honored for national excellence

Wilber Smith Associates ( WSA) of Columbia has earned national recognition for engineering achievement in the American Council of Engineering Companies’ ( ACEC) 46th annual Engineering Excellence Awards for the McEntire Joint National Guard ( J More...

Briefs

Economic growth in China and U.S. More...

Folks about town

GWA, Inc. has earned national recognition for engineering achievement in the American Council of Engineering Companies’ (ACEC) 46th annual Engineering Excellence Awards. More...

Summit Cycles rolls into West Columbia

Summit Cycles has just opened a store on Meeting Street in West Columbia. They are located in the building formerly occupied by Outdoor Wood at 716 Meeting Street. More...