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Core Health Centers to Host Open House

Monday, July 1, 2013

Greer & Spartanburg, SC—June 27, 2013— Core Health Centers is hosting two open houses Tuesday, July 2nd from 1pm to 3pm for patients and guests alike to stop in and register for two very special giveaways!

Its official! Popular downtown ice rink to return

Monday, July 1, 2013

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July 1, 2013) — Skating on the Square, one of the most well-received special events in City history, will return for a second season on Morgan Square. City officials and the event’s primary sponsor agreed to bring back the event after a first season that saw more than 14,000 people skate over the course of the seven weeks the

Carolina Alliance Bank to Host Bill Drake Book Signing 10-11:30 a.m., Thursday, July 11 in banks lobby

Thursday, June 27, 2013

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (June 27, 2013) – Carolina Alliance Bank (OTCBB: CRLN.OB) will host a book signing for longtime radio host Bill Drake as he signs his new book, “Awake with Drake: Conversations with a Radio Institution,” from 10-11:30 a.m., on Thursday, July 11 in the bank’s lobby. This event is free and is open to the public.

United Way Honors Montgomery, BMWs Kerscher& Higgins, Others At Annual Meeting

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

SPARTANBURG, SC: United Way of the Piedmont held its 76th Annual Meeting on June 20th at the Chapman Cultural Center.  More than 150 donors, volunteers and partners were on hand for the festivities.  The highlight of the evening was the recognition of countless companies and individuals for their support of the community with United Way throughout the year.

Dr. Wanda L. Andrews, Assistant Superintendent of Personnel and Student Services, Accepts Superintendent Position in Lee County

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Spartanburg School District Seven’s Assistant Superintendent of Personnel and Student Services Dr. Wanda Andrews has been named school superintendent in Lee County, SC.  She intends to pursue a personal goal – leading a school district in the Pee Dee region where she began and worked for most of her career.  She will begin her duties in Lee County on July 8.

SC Ports Finalizes $1-Million Land Preservation Program

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Charleston, SC - Nearly 1,000 acres of environmentally and historically significant properties in the Cooper River watershed are being permanently protected, under a $1-million land preservation program by the South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA). The effort is part of the SCPA's $12-million environmental and community mitigation package related to the new container terminal under construction at the former Navy Base in North Charleston.

Twenty-Six Complete Doctor of Chiropractic Program at Sherman College

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Twenty-six students from around the world received the doctor of chiropractic degree from Sherman College of Chiropractic in Spartanburg, SC, on Saturday, June 15, 2013. The commencement was a shared ceremony for June and September graduates.

Hub City Co-op Ownership Exceeds 1000

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Over 1000 supporters are owners of the first retail consumer food cooperative in the State of South Carolina, a full-service local and natural foods grocery market open to all shoppers, not just owners.  Owners are members of a cooperative association under the laws of the State of South Carolina and receive a variety of benefits for their $150 ownership purchase.  Cooperative ownership is generally a one-time purchase of an equity share of the business which does not need to be renewed.