February 2, 2018 RSS feed / Business

Columbia improved in 4 of 5 areas of economic competitiveness in EngenuitySC’s 2017 Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report

On January 29, Mayor Steve Benjamin, Dr. Doug Woodward, and the EngenuitySC board announced the results of the fourth annual Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report to a packed room at the USC Alumni Center. More...

Folks About Town

Ray and Karen Tanner received the Great Friend to Kids Award from EdVenture at its fourth annual FROST Gala. Cayce City Manager Rebecca Vance has accepted a new position with Dorchester County. More...

Dominion Energy contributes $15,000 to support Salvation Army Meals Service to the Homeless and Hungry Program

Dominion Energy has partnered with The Salvation Army of the Midlands to support the Meals Service to the Homeless and Hungry program through a Critical Community Needs Grant of $ 15,000. More...

Office of Business Opportunities to host workshop “Five Ways to Find and Keep the Right Employees

The City of Columbia Of f ice of Business Opportunities will host a small business workshop Thursday, February 22, 2018, at the Columbia Empowerment Zone, Inc. suite located at 1309 Lady Street from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. More...

City Snippets

County buying mall’s anchor stores Richland County administrator Gerald Seals says the county is finalizing the purchase of the former Sears and Dillard’s locations, as well as the soon to-be-vacant Burlington Coat Factory at Columbia Pla More...

Attorneys Honored

Steven J . Pugh has been named managing shareholder at Richardson Plowden & Robinson, P.A.   More...

Real Estate

Colliers International’s winner of the 2017 Walter M. Keenan Award is Garrett Scott. More...