Entries by Mandy Howle

New $10 million nursing facility coming to Florence

By: Nia Watson FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – The city of Florence has approved a Conditional Grant Development Agreement with the company, Fundamental Healthcare, to build a $10 million skilled nursing facility. The new 120 to140 bed facility will sit on the old Young Pecan plant site near the Seminar Brewery on West Lucas Street along […]

Florence One Schools superintendent says contractor to be picked soon for McClenaghan renovations

By: Joshua Lloyd FLORENCE, S.C. – Superintendent Richard O’Malley told the Florence One Schools board Thursday that a contractor is expected to be selected by the end of the month to renovate the McClenaghan building. At Thursday’s meeting, the school district welcomed two new school board members and three returning school board members, as well […]

Apartments proposed on Irby Street in Florence

By: Matthew Christian FLORENCE, S.C. – New apartments could be constructed soon in Florence. The city of Florence Design Review Board is expected to consider today whether to grant a certificate of appropriateness for apartments to be constructed in the 700 block of South Irby Street. The board will meet at 2 p.m. in the […]