From rural fields to front porches, bustling city streets to serene forest trails, Central SC is a one-of-a-kind place where people, communities, and businesses flourish. Abundant natural beauty, history, and a rich culture inspire everything from art, theater, dance, and music to food, drink, and independent shops and artisans. Vibrant, charming neighborhoods sit alongside downtown city apartments. Weekends are spent on local lakes and rivers or at the ballet. It’s a place where you’ll find big-city amenities and small-town hospitality. Come see for yourself why so many businesses, job creators, and doers are flocking to the heart of South Carolina.
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From our cultural attractions and festivities to international cuisine, we celebrate our region’s diversity.
Central SC is an ideal location for residents of all ages, whether you’re a parent looking for the best preschool for your child or a recent high school graduate looking to further your education.
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Chick-fil-A Supply, a wholly owned subsidiary of Chick-fil-A, today announced plans to establish its newest distribution center in Lexington County. The company’s $80 million investment will create 165 new jobs. Founded in 2020, Chick-fil-A Supply supplements Chick-fil-A’s distribution network and allows the company to maintain greater flexibility within its supply chain. […]
The University of South Carolina will offer a Certified Supply Chain Certificate training program beginning in early 2023. The certificate program is an opportunity for individuals working in the supply chain industry to increase their knowledge and expertise in the field of supply chain management, while also preparing to earn the nationally recognized APICS CSCP credential. […]