December 29, 2017 RSS feed / Business

New tax reform: what you need to know before the end of the year

Buy your game tickets before 2018

With House and Senate approval of a tax overhaul, South Carolina taxpayers have only precious days to take action in 2017 to reduce their taxes—and get a tax break on Gamecock tickets. More...

The Land I Trust

This year, we partnered with the Sierra Club as part of their Mayors for 100% Clean Energy campaign. Not only has Columbia committed to 100% clean energy by 2036, but we have also shown the country that the South does care about climate change.  More...

Folks About Town

Mike Satterfield has been elected as 2018 President of the Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina (BIA). More...

Attorneys Honored

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd has been recognized by BTI Consulting Group “as an unparalleled leader in client service in the brand new BTI Client Service A- Team 2018” report.  Columbia attorney Luther J. More...

Sheriff warns citizens of phone scams involving government agencies

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott continues to warn citizens of not falling prey to criminals who call and demand money; the attempts are increasing and the sheriff urges you to remain vigilant. More...

City Snippets

State’s population now more than 5 million South Carolina's population is officially 5,024,369 and ranks as the 10th fastestgrowing state in the country, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. More...

George McCutchen donates $10,000 to Eastminster Church in honor of late Wilson Kibler president and co-founder

George McCutchen, CCIM, SIOR, donated $10,000 to Eastminster Church in honor of Newmark Wilson Kibler’s late president and co-founder, Marshall Kibler.  The donation will serve to benefit local and international charities including: Family More...

South Carolina’s employment situation—November 2017

South Carolina businesses continued to set record job levels in November with manufacturing leading the way by adding 3,800 jobs over the month. More...