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Cooper confirms state's opposition to coastal drilling

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper and the Department of Environmental Quality recently sent a letter to the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management detailing the state's opposition to the oil and gas leasing for offshore drilling on its coast.

Cooper visits transitional house for ex-convicts

On Aug. 14, Gov. Roy Cooper visited a transitional house in honor of the new Face to Face Initiative, which encourages policymakers to engage with those who are knowledgeable on the correctional system.

North Carolina governor briefs federal officials on hurricane preparedness

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper recently told federal officials during a hurricane briefing that the state is prepared for dealing with hurricanes.

Hatteras, Ocracoke evacuation order lifted after power is restored

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper encouraged visitors to return to Hatteras and Ocracoke islands after power was restored in the past few days.

Ingram Planetarium features 'From Earth to the Universe'

The Ingram Planetarium will show “From Earth to the Universe" during April in an effort to better understand the universe through the theories of the ancient Greek astronomers up to today’s telescopes.

Museum program examines impact of ocean pollutants

The Museum of Coastal Carolina recently presented a program on entitled "What's in the Water?" detailing how water pollution effects the organisms and vegatation that live in or near water.

Hudson earns Professional Pet Sitting certificate

Bridgett Hudson, owner of Ultimate Pet Services in Myrtle Beach, has earned the designation of PSI Certified Professional Pet Sitter.

Renowned law firm expands Energy Industry Team

Parker Poe Adams and Bernstein partner J. Ashley Cooper is the new head of its Energy Industry Team, and two additional attorneys, Jane Lewis-Raymond and Matt Morais, have joined the firm.

Oxco to launch operations in York County

Oxco Inc., a light manufacturer and supplier of non-woven materials, will launch operations in York County.

NARENCO to build solar farms in Orangeburg County

The National Renewable Energy Corp. will construct two new utility-scale solar farms in Orangeburg County.

B&W Fiberglass acquires South Carolina facility, seeks new hires

B&W Fiberglass Inc. is launching its first manufacturing facility in South Carolina in an acquisition deal that will create 46 new jobs.

Crystal Distribution expands operations to York County

Crystal Distribution Inc., the nation’s largest curb adapter manufacturer, is expanding its operations to York County.

Residents without power can use O2 Fitness Clubs' facilities

O2 Fitness Clubs in the Lowcountry have opened their doors for victims of Hurricane Matthew who do not have power or water to use their shower and bathroom facilities.

UST Logistical Systems chooses Greenville County for headquarters location

UST Logistical Systems, a third-party logistics company, is beginning its initial operations at it headquarters in Greenville County.

O2 Fitness named top-growing private company by Inc.

Inc. Magazine recently named O2 Fitness as one of its top 5,000 fastest growing private companies in the United States for the seventh consecutive year.

Turner Padget welcomes 3 new attorneys

Stone, Hogsette, Jones join South Carolina's Turner Padget Graham & Laney.

Wyche included in 2016 Chambers USA publication

Chambers USA recognizes 14 Wyche attorneys in 2016 ranking.

Central Packaging and Crating to expand Greenwood County operations

Central Packaging and Crating is making $1 million investment to expand Greenwood plant.

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