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6:33 am on Monday May 11, 2015

Volvo to build factory in South Carolina

The Swedish automaker will build will build its first U.S. car factory, and it will be in Berkeley County. More than 4,000 could see employment.
5:15 am on Monday December 29, 2014

Low fees give edge to S.C. in big business recruitment over N.C.

In a race to be the state able to collect the fewest tax dollars, South Carolina has bested North Carolina when it comes to recruiting huge employers like Boeing.
7:08 am on Wednesday July 23, 2014

S.C. construction jobs fell in June

The Palmetto State had 80,700 construction jobs in June compared with 81,300 for May. 
9:10 am on Thursday July 10, 2014

Horry County courting major manufacturing project

Horry County is a finalist for a major manufacturing project that could create more than 100 jobs and spur an investment of over $100 million, local officials said. An unidentified Southeastern company is looking to expand and Horry is one of a...
10:33 am on Monday July 7, 2014

Horry and Charleston Counties among the top 5 in the state for job creation & new firms

A new report released from the SC Dept of Commerce reveals Horry County was top 5 in the entire state for job creation and for the number of new firms coming to the state. Brad Lofton, President and CEO of Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development...
9:04 am on Thursday May 8, 2014

Much Needed Grant for Area Tech Startups

As reported a couple of days ago, Grand Strand startups got a boost with large SC grant, The Sun News sat down with Mike Schroll, one of the driving forces behind procuring the $250K in matching grant funds for Horry and Georgetown startups. In the...
7:58 am on Friday March 21, 2014

Gun company scales back plans for Horry facility

An Ohio gun maker that announced it would build a manufacturing center in Cool Springs last year has reduced the number of workers it plans to hire and is now looking at another property for its Horry County operation, local leaders said. Despite...
3:27 pm on Tuesday March 18, 2014

S.C. Unemployment at 6.4% in January

South Carolina has seen eight straight months of job number improvement.
4:55 pm on Wednesday March 12, 2014

Bring Stone Brewed to Myrtle Beach (Update)

Update at the Bottom Stone Brewed a very popular microbrewery that has been around since 1996 and is now has distribution in 40 states and seven countries is looking for an east coast home. So why not Myrtle Beach!?  A group of locals who love beer...
8:11 am on Thursday January 16, 2014

Tanger Outlets will host local job fair

The Myrtle Beach Tanger Outlet Centers are hosting a job fair Saturday, February 15, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Employers will be filling full time/part time/seasonal positions of all skill levels. Help Wanted listings are updated daily and can be found...