Entries by Meg Feagin

Raldex shows off new corporate quarters in Florence at Business After Hours

By: Andrew Boardwine, Morning News Raldex Hospitality unveiled its new corporate facilities Thursday evening with a grand-opening and Business After Hours event. Starting at 5:30 p.m., business and community leaders began arriving at the group’s offices at 780 Woody Jones Blvd. for an evening of fun, food and networking. Chad Patterson, vice president of Raldex […]

Florence Tax Service celebrates grand-opening weekend

By: Andrew Boardwine, Morning News FLORENCE, S.C. — Gloria’s Perfection Tax Services celebrated a grand opening for its new office this past weekend with the hopes of helping the Pee Dee community get the best tax services and consultations as possible. Gloria’s Perfection Tax Services joined ambassadors from the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce to […]

Hyundai dealership in Florence holds ribbon cutting

By: Andrew Boardwine, Morning News FLORENCE, S.C. — Lee Hyundai of Florence joined ambassadors from the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce to hold a ribbon cutting Friday morning. Lee Hyundai purchased Florence Hyundai and opened a new facility in November at 2542 W. Palmetto St. James Ervin, general manager of Lee Hyundai of Florence, said […]

Company picks Florence location for computer-cooling products

By: Andrew Boardwine, Morning News FLORENCE, S.C. — ARCTIC, an international company specializing in computer-cooling devices, will locate its first American venture in Quinby with plans to convert the former IGA building in the Quinby Plaza into a combination of warehouse and office space, officials told the Morning News on Thursday. ARCTIC, headquartered in Hong […]

Family, art go together at new Florence framing shop

Andrew Boardwine, Morning News FLORENCE, S.C. — Art and family have always been two of the top priorities for Troy Cottrill. Now, he gets the opportunity to work with both simultaneously. Cottrill’s Landmark Art joined ambassadors from the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce Wednesday to hold a ribbon cutting to celebrate the new store. Cottrill’s […]

More construction for downtown Florence: Splash pad and traffic circle coming

By: Rosalia Fodera, WPDE FLORENCE, SC (WPDE) — Construction cones and signs have taken over downtown Florence. It’s no secret the area has grown and now the city is putting even more money into the area. “I think downtown has come a long way and it’s something that Florence really needed,” Myranda Clark said. Clark grew up […]