Category: Business

Dominion Offering Grant Opportunity

As part of its ongoing commitment to communities, Dominion Energy is inviting nonprofit organizations across the company’s footprint to apply for grants of up to $50,000 each for programs that provide essential community services in areas of housing, food security, medicine and medical services.

KJ’s Market IGA Makes $20,000 Donation To Harvest Hope

Harvest Hope Food Bank has announced that Scranton, SC based KJ’s Market IGA has made a $20,000 donation to the food bank.

Grant To Improve Area Transportation Awarded

The S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce (DEW) and the State Workforce Development Board (SWDB) has awarded $600,000 in grants to implement or expand existing public transportation to give people more direct access to work and job training sites.

Economic Development Director Meets With Chinese Chamber

Dillon County Economic Development Director Tonny McNeil met with the Chinese Chamber on Thursday, July 13, in Columbia, to discuss Economic Development opportunities in Dillon County.

SC Ports Achieves Record Fiscal Year

South Carolina Ports Authority moved a record 2.14 million twenty-foot equivalent units in fiscal year 2017, an increase of 10 percent over the previous year’s container volumes.

Pine Gate Renewables Launching New Dillon County Solar Project

Pine Gate Renewables, a renewable energy company, is launching a new solar farm in Dillon County under Freedom Solar LLC. The development is projected to bring $7.5 million of new capital investment.

Six Percent Container Growth, $262.3 Million In Capital Expenditures Projected For South Carolina Ports Authority In Fiscal Year 2018

Today the South Carolina Ports Authority Board of Directors adopted a 2018 fiscal year financial plan that includes six percent pier container growth, $251.1 million operating revenues, $44.1 million operating earnings, and capital expenditures of $262.3 million.

PHOTO GALLERY: NETC And S.C. Ports Authority Highlighted At Industrial Appreciation Luncheon

Northeastern Technical College and the S.C. Ports Authority were highlighted at The Dillon County Public-Private Partnership Annual Industry Appreciation Luncheon and golf outing held recently at Twin Lakes Country Club.

Renovated Henry Street Park In Latta Re-Dedicated

Harbor Freight Tools and the Town of Latta re-dedicated the Henry Street Park in Latta, following extensive renovation and improvement.

SC Ports Reports Growth

0 CHARLESTON – South Carolina Ports Authority reported 10 percent fiscal year-to-date growth of twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) handled through April at its two container terminals. As previously announced, SCPA has moved 1.8 million TEUs since the 2017 fiscal year began last July. The Port achieved the strongest April on record, with 189,315 TEUs handled…