Credit union hosts supply drive for children

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 12:25 p.m.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union will host a school supply drive to benefit Lowcountry Orphan Relief. Charleston-area financial centers will be outfitted with bins for community donations from Aug. 3-31.

Hibbett Sporting Goods coming to Moncks Corner

Friday, June 27, 2014 9:13 a.m.

Hibbett Sporting Goods Inc. the national sporting goods retailer based in Birmingham, Ala., has announced the execution of a lease for a new store in Moncks Corner.

Facility expansion brings jobs to area

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 4:06 p.m.

IQor US, Inc., a global provider of business process outsourcing and product support services, is expanding its Dorchester County call center, Gov. Nikki Haley’s office announced Thursday.

First Federal to host ‘shred day’ June 21

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 10:47 a.m.

First Federal will be hosting a free shred day on June 21 at the SCBT branch at 317 North Highway 52 in Moncks Corner.

Farmers & Merchants announces promotions

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 11:13 a.m.

The Board of Directors of Farmers & Merchants Bank of South Carolina in Holly Hill announced personnel changes at its monthly board meeting on April 14.

Nursing and rehab center honored by national publication

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 11:13 a.m.

The five-star rated skilled nursing and rehabilitation center, UniHealth Post Acute Care of Moncks Corner, has been named to the U.S. News and World Report’s list of Best Nursing Homes for 2014.

Santee Cooper names vice president of administration

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 11:13 a.m.

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors has named Arnold R. Singleton as vice president of administration, effective May 5.

Heritage Trust names Harwell branch manager

Friday, April 18, 2014 3:30 p.m.

Heritage Trust’s new Moncks Corner Branch Manager is Moncks Corner native Clarence Harwell.

Santee Cooper names new general counsel

Sunday, April 13, 2014 12:28 a.m.

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors has named Fourth Circuit Judge J. Michael Baxley as senior vice president and general counsel, effective July 1. Baxley will replace James E. Brogdon, who retires June 30.

Aluminum plant turns up the heat in school supply drive UPDATED

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 9:51 p.m.

 JW Aluminum normally makes aluminum, but in the first week of August the company helped make a school supply drive a success.Over the course of a …

Consumer Reports Names Trident Charleston’s Top Hospital in Surgery Safety UPDATED

Thursday, August 8, 2013 10:33 a.m.

Trident Health is proud to announce that according to a new Consumer Reports rating, they have been ranked as the top Charleston hospital in surgery safety, for five common surgery types. The objective ratings analyzed complications, length of hospital stays and mortality rates to determine their ratings. The August edition of Consumer Reports …

Roper St. Francis receives U.S News recognition UPDATED

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 1:54 p.m.

 For the second consecutive year, Roper St. Francis has been recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the best hospitals in South Carolina. Roper and Bon Secours St. Francis were included in the annual U.S. News and World Report’s 2013-2014 Best Hospitals rankings.“We’re committed to raising the bar in healthcare and …

Ladson company joins Petfinder

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 6:27 p.m.

 Kitty Retirement Village in Ladson has joined thousands of animal welfare organizations across North America that list their homeless pets on Petfinder, the online leader in responsible pet parenting.Petfinder has been committed to animal welfare and the organizations dedicated to the cause since its founding in 1996, and has the largest database …

EMS company expands UPDATED

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 12:29 p.m.

 American Heritage Ambulance, LLC, headquartered in Ladson, is combining its Orangeburg and Moncks Corner offices in order to expand its offerings in Berkeley County, the company has announced.American Heritage Ambulance, Moncks Corner will be located at 412 Drive In Lane.  The expansion will allow the Ladson-based company to better serve the fast …

Tedder joins Coastal Kids Dental and Braces UPDATED

Monday, July 15, 2013 5:54 p.m.

 Coastal Kids Dental and Braces has welcomed Dr. Laurie Tedder, DMD as the newest member of its dental team.  She will provide pediatric dental care …

Home Telecom launches corporate rebranding for business solutions UPDATED

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 8:23 p.m.

 Home Telecom, one of South Carolina’s leading providers of communication, information, products and services to consumers and businesses, announced last week that it has rebranded its business services division and will begin operating immediately under the new trade name, Connected Business Solutions.Connected Business Solutions will focus …

Trident Cancer Center plans $6.1 million upgrade

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 1:34 p.m.

Trident Health has announced plans for the expansion of the Trident Cancer Center. A preliminary design calls for an extensive renovation to the current facility, located at Trident Medical Center, and an expansion of more than 3,500 square feet. The total project cost is estimated to be $6.1 million, and construction is set to begin later this …

Photography studio expands into Moncks Corner UPDATED

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 5:18 p.m.

Tumbleston Photography Studios has announced its expansion into Moncks Corner. The expansion reflects the locally-owned company's continued growth in client base, technological advancement, and customer support. TPS has almost doubled the number of clients in its school division, now servicing an estimated 3,775 high school seniors from over 60 …

Credit Union launches campaign to grant wishes. UPDATED

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 5:17 p.m.

The 18 branches of State Credit Union will join together and help raise funds for local children’s wishes through a month long giving campaign with Make-A-Wish® South Carolina.  With a strong statewide presence, State Credit Union hopes to not only raise funds in their different regions, but also awareness.During the month of June, State …

Pawmetto Grooming UPDATED

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 6:56 p.m.

 Pawmetto Grooming Studio in Moncks Corner recently held a grand opening celebration. Owner Dana Baxter, a professional dog groomer, cut the ribbon …

Goodwill celebrates program success stories UPDATED

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 12:22 p.m.

Goodwill Industries of Lower South Carolina held its Shining Star Awards Banquet on Thursday, May 10. The event was held at Trident Technical College …

Edward Jones makes prestigious list UPDATED

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 1:17 p.m.

Financial services firm Edward Jones has made it into the Fortune 500, as published by Fortune magazine.The magazine's annual listing ranks the largest U.S. companies by revenue. Edward Jones debuts on this year's list at No. 491, with more than $5 billion in revenue for 2012.Edward Jones provides financial services for individual investors in the …

Social Security: Your Questions Answered UPDATED

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 11:52 a.m.

 Edward Jones financial advisors Todd Davenport and Michael Avant are hosting a presentation titled, "Social Security: Your Questions Answered," at 6:00 P.M. on Tuesday, May 21 2013 at Doar Hall, St. Paul's Church, 316 W. Carolina Ave., Summerville, SC.The presentation will tackle the following questions:How does Social Security fit into my …

Boeing to add 2,000 jobs UPDATED

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 11:50 a.m.

Boeing South Carolina has announced it will add another 2,000 jobs to its North Charleston facility near the Charleston International Airport. …

Santee Cooper to sell bonds ... mini-bonds UPDATED

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 12:39 p.m.

 Santee Cooper begins its spring 2013 Mini-Bond sale last week, offering investors the opportunity to purchase municipal bonds throughout April for as little as $200.Santee Cooper Mini-Bonds, which are tax exempt, are available for purchase by residents of South Carolina, customers of Santee Cooper, members of the state’s electric …

Home announces HBO online launch UPDATED

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 12:51 p.m.

Home Telecom has announced the launch of HBO’s authenticated online video destinations, HBO GO and MAX GO.  Nearly 1,200 customers who subscribe to HBO and/or Cinemax will now have free, unlimited access to the corresponding new online services at any time, on any computer in the U.S. with a high-speed Internet connection as well as iPad, …

Santee Cooper earns safety award UPDATED

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 12:33 p.m.

Santee Cooper has earned the American Public Power Association’s (APPA) Safety Award of Excellence for safe operating practices in 2012. Santee Cooper earned a first place award in the category for large utilities, with 1,000,000 to 3,999,999 worker-hours of annual worker exposure. The utility announced the honor in a release last week. …

SCDPS and Local SUBWAY® Restaurants Host W8 2 TXT Wednesdays UPDATED

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 12:03 p.m.

Troopers from the SC Department of Public Safety will be stationed at designated SUBWAY® restaurants for W8 2 TXT Wednesdays from 4 to 7 p.m. in support of National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April and to offer hands-on demonstrations about the dangers of distracted driving. At W8 2 TXT Wednesdays, drivers can participate in an eye- …

Aerospace supplier opens, set to bring 350 jobs UPDATED

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 11:30 a.m.

 Zucker is a big name in Charleston area business that is about to get bigger.InterTech Group President Jonathan Zucker announced at a ribbon cutting …

Home Telecom begins transition to digital UPDATED

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 2:48 p.m.

 Home Telecom began transitioning to an all-digital delivery method for cable television services on March 1. According to a release from the company, at the completion of this transition, a digital device will be required on every TV in order to receive Home Telecom Cable television.  Digital cable refers to the technology used to transfer …

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