Entries by Trish

City, County Leaders Discuss Potential Parking Deck

(image courtesy: Joshua Lloyd/ SCnow.com) City and County leaders met Wednesday to talk about a proposed parking deck, where it should go and how it will impact areas currently plagued by construction-related parking woes. From the Morning News: “FLORENCE, S.C. – Florence County and City of Florence officials converged Wednesday morning in an “off-the-books” meeting […]

FDTC Education Foundation to Host Fall Gala

Join us for an evening of Jazz at “Club SiMT.” The legendary Preservation Hall Jazz Band of New Orleans will provide the tunes as we celebrate FDTC’s anniversary! Follow the link to purchase tickets. Click Here to Purchase Tickets The Foundation was established in 1979 to help ensure that Florence-Darlington Technical College (FDTC) will be […]

Site Preparation Underway for Downtown Hyatt Place Hotel

(image courtesy: Joe Perry/SCnow.com) From the Morning News: “Another phase of downtown revitalization is underway as site preparation for a new five story Hyatt Place hotel began with tree removal by Lake City-based L & B Developers. Site supervisor Chris Bunton of Aiken-based general contractor Gilliam & Associates said Wednesday they removed several crepe myrtles […]

YPF Kick-Off Tailgate Set for Thursday Evening

It’s football season and don’t forget to join Young Professionals THIS evening for the YPF Kick-Off Tailgate! Join YPF on Thursday, September 1 to kick off the 2016 college football season during the USC v. Vanderbilt game! YPF Members get in FREE!!! (sign up at http://www.flochamber.com/membership/young-professionals-of-florence/) Tickets for Non-Members are $30 for 1 or $50 […]

McLeod Health Earns 24 National Awards

(image courtesy: Patricia Burkett Photography) McLeod Health earned 24 national awards that were unveiled Tuesday as the healthcare system took top honors in several areas. From the Morning News: “Charles Bethea, chairman of Mcleod’s board of trustees, said such accomplishments are ” the culmination of a laser-sharp focus on continuous improvement on the quality and […]