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    Tuesday, April 07, 2020
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, April 06, 2020
    We need your help! We are looking for volunteers to help us sew masks for our team members and the community. If you are interested, please contact us today by phone or the link below.These are difficult times, but the coming together of our community has shown us what we can achieve together. Call us today to see how you can help! (no experience required)   Call: 855.784.0253 or ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, April 03, 2020
    We have revised our hours until further notice as follows-  Monday – Friday     9AM  to  5PMSaturday                   9AM  to  2PMSunday                       CLOSED      We understand some customers may prefer to limit their exposure to public locations. We strongly encourage you to use the following Woodforest banking tools andresources when possible for self-service banking and 24/7 account ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, April 01, 2020
    New temporary hours Mon - Fri : 8 am - 7 pmSat : 8 am - 5 pmSun : 12 noon - 5 pmThank you for understanding!
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    As concerns remain and grow, The Citizens Bank continues to monitor developments regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19). We have a pandemic plan in place and are currently taking steps to avoid potential disruption to our customers. We are implementing steps to safeguard the health and safety of our teams, customers, and communities while ensuring the delivery of important financial services such as ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    March 30, 2020 Duke Energy and county officials to test sirens around Robinson Nuclear Plant§  A five to 30 second test is scheduled between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8.§  Additional siren tests to be conducted in early June§  No public action requiredHARTSVILLE, S.C.  – The 59 outdoor warning sirens around the Robinson Nuclear Plant will be tested for five to 30 seconds between 1 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    WE NEED YOUR HELP!  The DC Council on Aging is in desperate need of walk-in freezer space for storing frozen dinners for our seniors. Timeline - next 2 to 3 months. Due to Covid 19, the Council on Aging is not receiving their prepackaged fresh dinners for our local "meals-on-wheels" program so the alternative is to provide frozen meals.  If you have freezer space available, PLEASE contact Jackie ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    Carolina Pines Regional Medical CenterThe Carolina Pines staff would like to sincerely thank Sonoco for donating safety glasses for our employees to wear while caring for sick patients during this time.Hospitals across our nation are bracing for shortages of medical and protective equipment and supplies such as masks, gowns, gloves and shoe covers. These are essential in protecting our staff on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    Thank you, A.O. Smith for your donation of safety glasses for our clinical employees! Our gratitude is abundant for our amazing community! Pictured is some of our Laboratory staff who work in a very high risk area.#ACommunityThatCares
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    Carolina Pines could use your help!  Hospitals across our nation are bracing for shortages of medical and protective equipment and supplies such as masks, safety glasses, gowns, gloves and shoe covers. These are essential in protecting our staff on the front lines of caring for patients. If you have supplies and equipment such as these, please consider donating them to Carolina Pines. Those with ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    We hope you are doing well and are in good health!Due  to the current situation with Covid19, we are reducing hours in an attempt to lessen the spread and impact of this virus.We will be reducing our "in shop" hours to 9AM-12PM and will be working remotely outside of this time frame. Please reach out to us via email or call Holly at 843-621-1917 if you have any print or design needs arise.We ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    DATE:     March 24, 2020 TO:           Pee Dee Businesses and Industries FROM:   Your SC Works Business Services Team _____________________________________________________________________________________ These are challenging times in our Nation, state and local community due to COVID-19. Our local businesses, small and large, are dealing with issues for which there is no guide. For the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    We’ve made some changes due to COVID-19Dear Retrofit sip-n-seat community,  Thank you for being a valued customer and supporting small businesses like ours.   Since we must adhere to the new “social distancing” guidelines due to COVID 19, we have had many customers ask how they can still shop local. We’ve partnered with one of our vendors, Park Hill Collection, to help make that happen! You ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    To our most valued guests, Our community’s well being has always been our top priority. For the last three weeks we have been making adjustments that I wanted to share with you all. First, we have increased tenfold our sanitation procedures to include an every 20 minute wipe down of all frequently touched points in our company. This is above and beyond what is recommended but what we have felt ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    ATTENTION ALL THE MANTISSA HOTEL GUESTS:IN ORDER TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF OUR GUESTS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, THE MANTISSA HOTEL IS CLOSING FOR NIGHTLY RENTAL PURPOSES FROM THURSDAY, MARCH 26TH UNTIL THURSDAY APRIL 16TH, 2020. IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE WITH YOUR CURRENT RESERVATIONS, PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO INFO@MANTISSABOUTIQUE.COM OR CALL US AT (843) 917-0669, LEAVE A MESSAGE, AND SOMEONE WILL ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    COVID-19 is on everyone's mind.We assure you we are doing all we can to keep every surface clean and safe for our customers. We will be sanitizing and keeping our distance, as we know you will as well. Our coolers are fully stocked and we are taking orders as usual. You can call and place your order at 843-339-9003 and we will send you an invoice for payment to your email address,you can stay in ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, March 23, 2020
    WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza announced changes to help borrowers still paying back SBA loans from previous disasters. By making this change, deferments through December 31, 2020, will be automatic. Now, borrowers of home and business disaster loans do not have to contact SBA to request deferment.“The SBA is looking at every option and taking ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release, Chamber
    Friday, March 20, 2020
    March 19, 2020Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas take new steps to help customers, communities and employees in wake of COVID-19Will waive certain payment fees   $1.3 million donated to help COVID-19 relief ($250,000 in South Carolina)   Some employees will receive cash payments to help offset virus-related expenses  CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas today announced ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, March 20, 2020
    For Immediate ReleaseMarch 20, 2020  South Carolina to receive disaster recovery assistance from Small Business Administration Applications for small business emergency loans now open  COLUMBIA, S.C. - In response to a request from Governor Henry McMaster for a disaster declaration, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for South Carolina ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, March 20, 2020
    All counties within the State of South Carolina; the contiguous Georgia counties of: Burke, Chatham, Columbia, Effingham, Elbert, Franklin, Habersham, Hart, Lincoln, Rabun, Richmond, Screven and Stephens; and the contiguous North Carolina counties of: Anson, Brunswick, Cleveland, Columbus, Gaston, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Mecklenburg, Polk, Richmond, Robeson, Rutherford, Scotland, Transylvania ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, March 20, 2020
    DARLINGTON, S.C. – The Darlington County Board of Education voted unanimously Friday to give a $100 bonus to all bus drivers and food services employees who are preparing and delivering meal bags to students during the school closures related to coronavirus.  The bonus, which will be $100 net after taxes, will be given to those employees who helped serve food all five days during the first week ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release