Sumter building to attract new industry, officials say

Sumter building to attract new industry, officials say

SUMTER COUNTY, S.C. — State, county and city officials are among a group of people working to bring new industry to Sumter. A new spec building is a part of their vision for growth. It will be 50,000 sq. ft. (expandable to 100,000 sq. ft.) and located in the Black...

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SC Ports Graduates 25 Port Ambassadors

SC Ports Graduates 25 Port Ambassadors

CHARLESTON, SC – JUNE 19, 2019 – South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) recognizes 25 delegates for completing the 2018-2019 Port Ambassador Program, which provides participants a deep understanding of the connection between the Port of Charleston and South Carolina’s...

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MAJ. GEN. ZOBRIST WILL RETIRE IN SUMTER IN JUNE

MAJ. GEN. ZOBRIST WILL RETIRE IN SUMTER IN JUNE

The 9th Air Force commander, who leads eight wings and three direct reporting units through its Shaw Air Force Base headquarters, is set to retire next month, but he won't be going far. Maj. Gen. Scott J. Zobrist said Monday after giving a keynote address at the...

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Eaton’s employee Nyaaisjah Samuel shares her story

Eaton’s employee Nyaaisjah Samuel shares her story

Nyaaisjah Samuel is a social butterfly, mom of an active 3-year old -- and a switchboard technician at Eaton. “My job is to identify parts that are compatible with the switchboard structure,” she said. “I reference electrical drawings for amperage and the type of...

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Lee Central Middle STEAM Launch

Lee Central Middle STEAM Launch

TheLINK Economic Development Alliance in Partnership with The South Carolina Department of Commerce- Workforce Division, held a STEAM Launch at Lee Central Middle School Today to introduce STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts to the...

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