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Jun 9, 2022

Buy American Act changes enhance reshoring trend

Some South Carolina-based suppliers are feeling a burst of demand as domestic content percentages for materials used in public projects are set to go into effect in October. Local industries are

Jun 2, 2022

Greer buys 72 acres to expand parks

The city of Greer on Tuesday bought 72.1 acres of land adjacent to the Greer Golf Course.

May 26, 2022

Canadian client to buy Proterra EV fleet

Proterra, which operates its Southeastern manufacturing facility in Greenville, will aid a Canadian transit organization in the electrification of its 500-bus fleet over the next

May 19, 2022

Gallery: Unity Park opens after 83 years in the making

The 60-acre park on the edge of West Greenville's Southernside community has been 83 years in the making after the city's first Black postman E.B. Holloway sent in a petition for the park to city council in 1939. Today's opening

May 12, 2022

Pickleball, restored bridge planned for Upstate park

One of the Upstate's swiftest-growing towns isn't even a town at all. Residents hope Anderson County investment in a neighborhood park, including a restored historic bridge, as well as the construction of a playground and dog park

May 6, 2022

Rhythm on the River launches after two years in the wings

After receiving an Elevate Upstate grant from Ten at the Top and Hughes Investments in 2019, Powdersville Business Council will launch a food and music festival on the banks of the Saluda River in Powdersville's Dolly Cooper Park. The

Apr 20, 2022

Bucc-ee’s calls for $60M in Anderson infrastructure improvements

Billboards along Anderson’s stretch of Interstate 85 alert drivers to a gas station more than 100 miles away in Adairsville, Ga. Some billboards are stacked on top of each other, both featuring the same iconic ballcapped beaver

Apr 7, 2022

Oshkosh contract under fire from House Democrats

In March, Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives requested an investigation into the Postal Service's plans for the Oshkosh contract and its compliance with federal reporting practices. The company reiterated the new facility c

Apr 7, 2022

S.C. auto industry braces for continued shortage

Ukraine supplies the 70% of the world's neon and 90% of the purified neon used to etch circuits into a semiconductor chip's silicon surface in the United States. Auto makers and suppliers in South Carolina

Apr 6, 2022

$101 million allocated to SC capital fund

South Carolina venture capital and small business loan programs will soon be able to take advantage of more than $101 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding earmarked for the state. The deadline for

Apr 5, 2022

S.C. counties narrow list of ARPA projects

Greenville took the lead for South Carolina's ARPA fund county allocations in 2021, with Spartanburg County following behind with one of the fifth-highest budgets in the state. Here's where the GSA plans to spend that money

Apr 4, 2022

SCMA honors sector leaders with ‘Defender of Manufacturing’ award

The South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance Executive Committee recognized two industry leaders from the public and private sector at a celebratory dinner at the Greenville's Poinsett Club on March 31. The CEO and president of Greenville