South Carolina Association of Counties recognized the following 10 counties that presented entries in the COVID-19 Response and Resiliency Showcase on August 26 at SCETV: Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Dorchester, Georgetown, Horry, Kershaw, Lancaster, Pickens and Spartanburg.
Just as the golden arches tell the story of Ray Crock and his rise to fast-food success with McDonald's, so too can a well-designed and widely-recognized brand tell the story of a community. This week, Colquitt County residents are kicking off a branding design project led by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government and the University of Georgia Archway Partnership.
Red dirt was broken by heavy machinery on the site of a new mixed-use development in Gainesville hours after the controversial deal between the city and the developer was finalized Aug. 31. On Oct. 6, those stakeholders gathered at the site on the midtown side of the pedestrian bridge across Jesse Jewell Parkway to celebrate the move forward on a long-term vision.