August 16, 2013 RSS feed / Business

Punk Monkey Comics opens in Forest Acres

Jeff Blevins moved from Mount Airy, N.C., to South Carolina to work in management for Wal- Mart Stores, Inc. In June 2013, Blevins, then store manager for Wal-Mart in West Columbia, decided, “It was time to do something different.”  More...

City Snippets

Feds to review insurance premium estimates   More...

Folks about town

Jancy Houck has been named the University of South Carolina’s vice president for development and alumni relations.  Boyd B. (Nick) Nicholson Jr. has been elected as the Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd P.A.’s managing director. More...

Columbia area Mental Health receives sixth consecutive accreditation

The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), an international accreditation body, has awarded Columbia Area Mental Health Center (CAMHC) its sixth consecutive three-year accreditation, the highest accreditation achievable, in More...

S. C. ranks 3rd best state for restraining government growth

Fiscal conservatives in the Palmetto State have yet another reason to celebrate South Carolina’s successful efforts to keep taxes low and limit government growth. More...

Carolina Women’s Physical Therapy and Wellness opens in Forest Acres

Combining one-on-one care with the unique conditions associated with women’s health and rehabilitative issues, Carolina Women’s Physical Therapy and Wellness (CWPTW) has opened its first treatment facility in Columbia. More...

Real Estate Transactions

Julian Wilson, CCIM of Newmark Grubb Wilson Kibler represented the seller, Lexington Towne Centre, LLC of Columbia in the sale of the 132,000 square feet shopping center. More...