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SC Aerospace Conference and Expo set for August 26-27

The 2015 SC Aerospace Conference and Expo is scheduled for Aug. 26-27 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center in Columbia, the University of South Carolina said. The second annual conference will include an exhibit hall with a booth capacity of 100 booths.

South Carlina auto insurers added to quotation database

Site now offers more efficient and accurate quotation searches by state and zip code

Colliers International adds to South Carolina portfolio

Company now holds more than 12 million square feet of real estate in state.

The Cliffs Golf Courses ranked on Golfweek's Top 100

BodyThe Cliffs at Mountain Park was honored last week with a listing on Golfweek's coveted Best 100 Modern Courses in America, 2015.

250 student athletes attend My Career After the Game seminar

South Carolina Department of Education and the Marcus Lattimore Foundation partner on program.

Graham introduces bill to bolster university engineering programs

25 schools would receive $20 million under Manufacturing Universities Act

Upcoming TV show to be filmed in North Charleston

Danger Boys Productions, LLC, a TV production company, will film the Danny McBride TV series "Vice Principals" North Charleston, Colliers International said last week. Colliers' Hagood Morrison has secured a lease at 4500 Goer Drive for the production company, which intends to use the 150,000-square-foot facility to film the show, scheduled to air on HBO in 2016.

GOP Chairman Matt Moore explains state policy

As chairman of the South Carolina Republican Party, Matt Moore has focused on recruiting young activists, developing new technology, protecting the state’s “First in the South” primary and growing the party’s Victory 365 ground operation.

SCEDA highlights economic development in South Carolina

Following steady growth in the South Carolina economy over the past five years, the South Carolina Economic Developers’ Association (SCEDA) is working to help residents understand why continued economic development is so crucial to the state.

Wis. Gov. Walker addresses GOP Charleston Luncheon

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker spoke at the South Carolina GOP Charleston Luncheon at the Francis Marion Hotel on Friday in Charleston, S.C., as part of a three-stop tour of the Palmetto State. Walker spoke about his history of being protested by unions as union protestors gathered outside the hotel.

S.C. GOP Chair: Republican Party embraces "entrepreneurship and innovation" in the Palmetto State

Incumbent South Carolina Republican Party Chairman Matt Moore recently said that keeping businesses in state is just as important as bringing new ones in.

Community Development holding financial workshop

Do you have a desire to learn more about banking, budgeting, saving and building your credit?

$2.7 million in bonds will help with upgrades to South Carolina Aquarium

Upgrades and equipment replacements at the South Carolina Aquarium will soon become a reality with $2.7 million in tax-exempt revenue bonds the aquarium received from the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA).

S.C. ports report 2nd month of 18% container growth

Fiscal year container volume total is at 1.23 million twenty-foot equivalent units.

Hyatt Place opens downtown Colombia location

New hotel in The Vista offers business and leisure accommodations.

Asbestos advocacy group seeks to derail transparency legislation; Mt. Pleasant-based Motley Rice provides financial support for ADAO

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), which calls itself the largest independent asbestos victims’ organization in the country, is taking a lead in derailing legislation that would require asbestos bankruptcy trust to operate more transparently.

GUEST VIEW: Machinists’ Union seeks election at North Charleston Boeing plant

The International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM) reportedly has filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) seeking a representation election at Boeing’s North Charleston, South Carolina, production facility.

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