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Historic Columbia Welcomes Megan Plott as New Director of Development

Non-profit advocate joins Historic Columbia’s leadership team COLUMBIA, S.C., Tuesday, June 12, 2018 – Historic Columbia is pleased to announce Megan Plott has joined the organization as the new director of development. In this leadership role, Plott will oversee the planning, implementation and evaluation of all fundraising and membership programs of Historic Columbia. “We are thrilled…
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Free lecture tells of Maxcy Gregg, doomed champion of secessionist cause

COLUMBIA, S.C. – To most Columbians today, “Maxcy Gregg” refers to a city park with a public swimming pool. The average resident would be hard-pressed to tell you where the name comes from. But in 1862, Maxcy Gregg was to South Carolina what Stonewall Jackson was to the Confederacy overall – a leading light of…
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Wallick Investments’ Core Growth Composite receives Morningstar’s highest rating for risk-adjusted performance

Columbia, SC, May 25, 2018 - Wallick Investments, LLC’s chief equity strategy, Wallick Investments Core Growth Composite, received a 5-star Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 157 mid-cap blend products as of March 31, 2018 - Morningstars’ highest rating for risk-adjusted performance. This is the 17th quarter out of 24 that Wallick Investments’ Core Growth has received…
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Moving Option: U-Haul Rentals Land at N&A Auto and Truck Repairs

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 22, 2018) — U-Haul Company of South Carolina, Inc. is pleased to announce that N&A Auto and Truck Repairs has signed on as a U-Haul® neighborhood dealer to serve the Columbia community. N&A Auto and Truck Repairs at 1614 Bluff Road will offer U-Haul trucks, trailers, towing equipment and moving supplies. The arrival of U-Haul Truck Share…
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Jamie Suber graduates from Leadership South Carolina

COLUMBIA – Jamie Suber, assistant executive director of the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce, recently graduated from Leadership South Carolina, the state’s oldest and most respected leadership development program. Graduates successfully completed 120+ hours of instruction in issues facing South Carolina. To date, more than 2,000 leaders have graduated from Leadership SC, the only…
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Museum lecture to focus on role of former slaves in the Revolutionary War in SC

COLUMBIA, S.C. – During the Revolutionary War, the British offered some South Carolina slaves a deal: If they fought against the rebel colonists, they could gain their freedom. Several hundred took Britain up on the offer, and some found themselves fighting against the legendary Swamp Fox, Francis Marion. They were rewarded at the war’s end…
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Historic Columbia Announces 2018 Preservation Award Winners

Awards honor local projects for design and preservation accomplishments COLUMBIA, S.C., Friday, May 4, 2018 — Historic Columbia is proud to announce the recipients of their 2018 Preservation Awards. Each May, in conjunction with National Preservation Month, Historic Columbia presents these awards to celebrate the accomplishments of local property owners; professionals in the fields of architecture, construction…
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