Providence Hospitals in Columbia has acknowledged it is looking for the proper pairing with another health care entity or entities, but when asked Friday about speculation on an imminent sale, the hospital issued the same statement it has for months.
Timber crews and logging trucks have been massaging the outskirts of a forested tract in southeast Georgia for weeks, leaving curious neighbors wondering what might be coming to their working-class area.
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The parent company of United Community Bank announced Wednesday that Greenville-based Palmetto Bancshares, Inc., the holding company for The Palmetto Bank, will merge into United. Greenville’s banking landscape will change dramatically after the combination of a 108-year-old Upstate institution and a Georgia-based company.
Project Fi, reported on Google’s blog, uses a Wi-Fi connection for calls, texts and data but switches to the wireless network of Sprint or T-Mobile when Wi-Fi isn’t available where a customer is. It chooses between the cellular services based on their signal strength.
As South Carolina leaders wait to see if Volvo chooses the Palmetto State to build a $500 million plant, Gov. Nikki Haley said Tuesday she does not need legislative help to pay for an incentives deal for the automaker.
The U.S. Energy Department awarded grants Monday to scientists in Nevada and four other western states to develop research for a national lab aimed at tapping hard-to-get-to geothermal energy they say someday could provide enough power to supply 100 million homes.