Sylvan Learning providing discount on Homework Support until Election Day

UPSTATE, S.C. — Sylvan Learning Center locations across the Upstate are providing discounts on their Homework Support package until Election Day. Sylvan’s Homework Support is led by certified teachers, who already have an in-depth understanding of quality teaching strategies, and offers a variety of programs that fits each family’s needs and budget.  In general, the program…

The Buzz: Rolling Out

While you’re getting ready for a relaxing weekend, feel free to take a look at these stories that we’ve put together for you this week! Read Lima One Capital hired Nathan Trunfio as the Senior Director of Sales and Marketing and promoted Cortney Newmans and Dalton Elliott. You can read more about all three employees…

The Buzz: We got a story

It started feeling like summer again this week, but what else can you expect from South Carolina weather? Additionally, absentee voting has officially opened up in the state. If you’re planning on voting early and in person, make sure you go ASAP. When you’re done figuring out your voting plan, check out these stories we’ve…

BASF

Two BASF sites honored

SENECA and CONVERSE, SC, Oct. 5, 2020 — BASF has been recognized with the 2020 Cummins COVID-19 Outstanding Supplier Award for its work and customer support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Indiana-based Cummins is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and distributes engines, filtration and power generation products. The award recognizes suppliers who went above and…

How to Vote

With the presidential election coming up, many people are encouraging their peers to practice their “civic duty.” This term can indicate many different responsibilities, even including performing jury duty. However, one of the most significant responsibilities this year is one of the simplest: voting. Many people are hesitant to vote this year due to the…

Kopis named one of South Carolina’s top 25 fastest growing companies

GREENVILLE, S.C.— Another month, another award for Kopis.  The software company located in Greenville has been named one of the 25 fastest growing companies in South Carolina for the second straight year. Founded in 1999, Kopis has deep roots in the South Carolina technology community. With senior experience specializing in database administration and application development…

Parker District firefighters get new breathing equipment

GREENVILLE, S.C.— A $409,000 grant will provide the 85 firefighters of the Parker Sewer and Fire Subdistrict with new Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA), making their jobs safer. Under the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) grants, fire departments and other eligible organizations can receive funding through three different grants: To…

The Buzz: Back in session

With students returning to schools, or pursuing e-learning, it feels like day-to-day life is more hectic. We’ve been busy this week putting together these stories. Read The I-85/I-385 Gateway Project received an Operations Excellence Award last Friday. Read more about it at Greenville Journal. Kopis has hired Christin Greenwich as a new Project Manager. You…