Claflin University receives $5 million from Google

June 17, 2021

Claflin University is one of 10 institutions to receive a $5 million grant from Google supporting STEM educational opportunities.

Intertape Polymer Group Inc. expanding operations in Richland County

June 9, 2021

More than $20 million investment will create approximately 135 new jobs over the next five years

Campaign tells stories of West Columbia entrepreneurs

June 7, 2021

"A new campaign is highlighting West Columbia businesses and entrepreneurs by personalizing their stories."

Clarendon seeing job boom; industrial park saw nearly $35M invested, over 345 jobs announced since pandemic started

June 4, 2021

"The current state of the economic opportunity in Clarendon County could be summed up in two words: strong growth."

DPX Technologies Continues Business Expansion Despite Economic Climate from the Pandemic

June 2, 2021

DPX Technologies, a manufacturer of laboratory consumables for sample preparation, continues with business expansion. This expansion includes the development of new product lines for proteomics and genomics testing and the construction of a large storage facility.

SCBIO, schools prepare to launch industry curriculum plan

May 26, 2021

"South Carolina’s life science sector creates twice as many jobs as the average of all other sectors in the state economy, according to a recent study, but whether it can fill those positions is another matter — especially in the manufacturing and logistics side of the house."

Lexington County's newest speculative building celebrated with ribbon cutting

May 13, 2021

County officials, alongside state and local representatives, private-sector supporters and allies, gathered to officially unveil the Saxe Gotha Industrial Park Speculative Building.

F. Hunt Enterprise to Build Distribution Operations in Clarendon County, SC

May 11, 2021

$1 Million investment at the Clarendon County Industrial Park will create 15 job opportunities

Take a trip to the heart of South Carolina (+ quiz)

May 2, 2021

In celebration of National Travel and Tourism Week 2021, we take a look at some of the local attractions to put on your list of must-see destinations in the Central SC Region.

Richland County Celebrates Record Year for Economic Development

April 23, 2021

Eight companies will bring a combined 1,377 new jobs as region recovers from pandemic

Work underway on new, $35.7M Allied Air facility; expansion called testament to area, employees

April 19, 2021

"Allied Air Enterprises, a subsidiary of Lennox International, recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new, 405,000-square-foot warehouse at the Orangeburg County/City Industrial Park."

Palmetto Yacht Management opening headquarters location in Clarendon County, SC

April 15, 2021

The company will invest $3.755 Million and bring in 211 jobs over the next five years.