County Info


Carolina Canners, Inc. expanding Chesterfield County operations

NESA to hold executive committee meeting

SC Ports Authority finalizes plans to construct second inland port

Port to open CSX-served site in Dillon, South Carolina next year.

Consultant lauds region's attributes

Today in Florence, the North Eastern Strategic Alliance (NESA) – a nine county regional economic development organization – hosted site selector Chris Schastok.

Honda of South Carolina expanding manufacturing facility

Company investing $45 million to create 250 new jobs

R.J. Corman awarded $9.7 million TIGER grant for Carolina Lines rehab

R. J. Corman Railroad Company, in partnership with Horry County, SC, was recently awarded a $9.7 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Kingman Airline Services establishing operations in Horry County

Kingman Airline Services is a Federal Aviation Authority-approved Part 145 repair station, in addition to a large aircraft storage and preservation facility, offering various levels of maintenance for Embraer, Bombadier CRJ, SAAB and Boeing aircraft.

The Darla Moore Foundation announces a $5 million gift to the Florence-Darlington Technical College (FDTC) Educational Foundation

The Darla Moore Foundation today announced a $5 million gift to the Florence-Darlington Technical College (FDTC) Educational Foundation at a ceremony held at the Southeastern Institute of Manufacturing and Technology (SiMT), Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 11 a.m. This award is thought to be the largest gift of its kind ever to a South Carolina technical college.

Executive HeliJet Expands Operations in Horry County

Executive HeliJet performs all aircraft maintenance and repair actions, including aircraft painting, interiors, avionics installations, engine and propeller overhaul services, phase and annual aircraft inspections, structural and sheet metal repair, as well as commercial airline maintenance and support. Additionally, the company operates a fleet of 25 aircraft, providing numerous flight services and pilot training.

Mercom expanding operations in Georgetown County

Mercom, a South Carolina-based premier technology firm, is expanding its existing operations in Georgetown County. By investing nearly $6 million, the company is expected to create 152 new jobs over the next five years.