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Tech sector wages continue to soar in South Carolina

Ernest Andrade, the executive director of Charleston Digital Corridor, said the area economy's focus on the tech industry has raised wages for the region, which was its intended effect.

Sears closing Rock Hill store in February

From South Carolina Business Daily

Sears Holding Company will close a store in South Carolina just after the new year.

State institution: These 4-year South Carolina schools attract the fewest in-state students

Furman, Bob Jones University and Clinton College enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year South Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

34th annual Intracoastal Christmas Regatta supports local charities

More than just a yearly boat parade, Yachts for Tots’ Intracoastal Christmas Regatta has been making an impact on the lives of the children and the community of Horry County by raising money and collecting unwrapped toys.

Spartanburg approves $11.9 million community center

Scheduled to have its groundbreaking on Nov. 30, the council gave its approval for a not-to-exceed bid of just over $11.9 million Harper General Contractors.

State institution: These 4-year U.S. schools attract the most in-state students

W L Bonner College enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year schools in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

State institution: These 4-year U.S. schools attract the fewest in-state students

Furman enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year schools in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Small business loans of up to $2 million available in wake of Hurricane Florence

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced on Oct. 18 that Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available for eligible farm-related and nonfarm-related businesses and organizations that suffered financial losses from Hurricane Florence.

Wells Fargo donation supports Midlands Youth Apprenticeship program

The Columbia Chamber and Midlands Technical College have recently launched the Midlands Youth Apprenticeship.

Charleston's growing pains: Lack of affordable housing

Kathleen Farrell, who heads commercial real estate at SunTrust Banks, is concerned about the workforce housing crisis facing many families in growing U.S. markets, like Charleston, South Carolina.

Greenville Chamber applauds Upstate manufacturers with BBQ Bash

The Greenville Chamber held its annual BBQ Bash Oct. 4 in appreciation of Upstate manufacturers.

Which U.S. schools receive the least federal student aid?

Southeastern Institute-Columbia, Southeastern Institute-Charleston and Centura College-Columbia were among U.S. schools that reported receiving the least federal financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribune analy

Charleston Metro Chamber welcomes Leadership Discovery's Fall Class

Presenters include some of the best in their industries within Charleston.

These 4-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

University of Phoenix-South Carolina, South University-Columbia and Morris College are among four-year schools in the U.S. with the lowest 'on time' graduation rates, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

SBA offers disaster loans for businesses impacted by Florence

In relation to the recent destruction of Hurricane Florence, the federal Small Business Administration is offering assistance to residents and businesses in North and South Carolina.

These 4-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

W L Bonner College, Clemson University and Furman are among four-year schools in the U.S. with the best 'on time' graduation rates, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Which South Carolina colleges receive the least federal student aid?

Aiken School of Cosmetology and Barbering and Columbia Academy of Cosmetology reported receiving the least federal financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among South Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal dat

Which South Carolina colleges receive the most federal student aid?

University of South Carolina-Columbia and Trident Technical College reported receiving the most federal financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among South Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Columbia Chamber names winners for 2018 Awards Gala

Former AT&T South Carolina President Pamela Lackey will receive the 2018 Ambassador of the Year award.

Survey seeks to identify barriers to employment

To identify barriers to workforce participation and career improvement, the Workforce Data Collaborative will conduct employer and employee surveys within the Brookfield/Mauldin area.

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