News about the Tri-Country region's Progress

Charleston adding new hotel option as historic anniversary approaches

We Stand For Progress Reports | Aug 15, 2019 @ 10:36am

The coming year will mark the 350th anniversary of the beautiful city of Charleston, and as the city prepares for its historic anniversary a new hotel is coming to the area.

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Charleston Tech Center breaks ground in city's digital corridor

We Stand For Progress Reports | Aug 2, 2019 @ 3:59pm

It has taken five years of discussions and planning, but the Charleston Tech Center (CTC) is about to become a reality with construction underway and completion slated for late 2020.

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South Carolina Ports Authority expresses concerns about tariff uncertainties

We Stand For Progress Reports | Jul 29, 2019 @ 8:00am

“The world connects here,” is what the South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) had to say about the port of Charleston, which experienced 9 percent growth in shipping in fiscal year 2019 over 2018, is dredging to handle even larger ships and has generated related construction projects such as a mile-long access road and a massive distribution facility.

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New law shines bright on state energy options

We Stand For Progress Reports | Jul 22, 2019 @ 8:00am

A new law passed in South Carolina allows more energy options for state residents and businesses.

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It's a workers' market in South Carolina as employers struggle to find qualified employees

We Stand For Progress Reports | Jul 19, 2019 @ 8:00am

It’s a complaint heard all across the country—companies bemoaning their inability to recruit and retain the workforce they need, even when they are willing to pay them well. South Carolina, despite its growth, is not immune.

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