Entries by Bailey Avent

Hampton Inn Hosts Business After Hours

by Ardie Arvidson The Hampton Inn and Suites Florence -North I-95 was filled with music and a large gathering of Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce members on Wednesday night. They were attending the chamber Business After Hours hosted by the Hampton Inn and Suites. The hotel is at 1735 Stokes Road. Chamber members enjoyed food, […]

Buc-EE’s Store Coming to Florence County

by Matthew Christian Project Clean is expected to be identified as Buc-EE’s at Thursday’s Florence County Council meeting. Buc-EE’s is a Texas-based gas station and convenience store chain. It is known for its large-format stores and clean restrooms. The Florence location would be the company’s second location outside Texas. The first location is near Mobile, […]

Jr. Leadership Held Successful Retreat

The Jr Leadership Class of 2020 enjoyed their over night retreat at Camp Bob Cooper. The class has 26 students from not only public and private schools in Florence County, but home school institutions as well. This programs is a partnership between Francis Marion University, The Clemson Extension, and the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce.  […]

Florence Chamber to Hear Health Care Speakers at Breakfast

by Ardie Arvidson The Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce will host a Community Healthcare Update Breakfast on Friday, September 20, at the Florence Center. The chamber typically hosts two legislative breakfast information sessions each year at which three representatives are asked to speak about what is happening in their area of government, said Mike Miller, […]

AirMedCare Network Joins Florence Chamber

by Ardie Arvidson An air ambulance crew from AirMedCare Network landed its helicopter Tuesday afternoon at the Florence Airport at the FBO station, 500 S. McCall Blvd. for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate AirMedCare Network joining of the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce. Chamber ambassadors showed their support by participating in the event. Pastor Eugene […]