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B&L2020: Quarry opponents vow to continue fight for relevance

l   When Vulcan Materials Company announced six years ago its plans to develop a new granite quarry just outside…

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Vulcan announces Open House at much-protested granite quarry

  Vulcan Materials Company, the company at the center of a firestorm of protests and legal actions against its rock…

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Chamber of Commerce revamps its global presence

  The Batesburg-Leesville Chamber of Commerce is putting on a brave new face to the world. The facelift was not…

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Ridge Spring woman wins Shealy’s Bar-B-Q truck

If you see Eartha Herrin rolling around the Ridge in her sweet new ride, no, that is not the taste…

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State Chamber president: Work on your workforce

    Workforce development is the main topic on the minds of business leaders across the Palmetto State. That is…

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‘Can do anything woman’ unveils agri-business expansion

  A longtime Lexington-based trucking company has expanded its agricultural enterprise into the Batesburg-Leesville area. Loni Martin, president of Rocky…

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Solar power now a new crop at some farms

A 30-acre pasture on Charles Long’s farm near Saluda supplies electricity to hundreds of homes instead of hamburger, roasts and…

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