The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations located in South Carolina as a result of the drought that began on Nov. 2, 2016.
The Mobile Mammography bus will be at Belk's of Camden this Thursday. The Mobile Mammography bus provides free breast cancer screenings and educational materials to women in communities throughout the Southeast.
The Kershaw County School District is looking for persons who are interested in serving as substitutes in its school cafeterias. Food Service substitutes are paid $9 per hour and have the potential to become permanent part time employees when positions arise.
The Charleston office of global law firm K&L Gates LLP welcomes W. Ford Graham as a lawyer in the corporate and economic incentives/development practices. Mr. Graham joins K&L Gates from the South Carolina Department of Commerce (SCDOC), where, among other activities, he managed SCDOC's international recruiting efforts and led global investment strategy for the state. In this capacity, Mr. Graham also directed and oversaw South Carolina's four international offices in Delhi, Munich, Shanghai, and Tokyo.
Long-time Chronicle-Independent staffer Martin Cahn, who had been working with the Farmville Herald in Farmville, Va., since July 2016, has returned to the C-I in an interesting and exciting new role as senior writer and web content editor.
The Board of Directors of the Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center has named Amy L. Kinard as Executive Director. Kinard, who currently serves as the chamber's interim executive director will officially become the executive director effective Feb. 1, 2017.
Dr. Erica L. Groshen, who is currently the U.S. Department of Labor's Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, was the featured speaker at a breakfast hosted by Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce and Camden Business Alliance. Dr. Groshen, who is responsible for job numbers and inflation numbers put out by the U.S. Department of Labor, explained the history of labor statistics as well as the role of labor statistics and how citizens of the county can use these statistics for their businesses. She also showed a video which presented ways in which people can use statistics ...