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South Atlantic Bank opens first Lowcountry branch in Mount Pleasant

South Atlantic Bank's fifth branch and first in the Lowcountry is located at 1127 Queensborough Blvd. The company opened a loan production office at the same location in October. (Photo/Provided)Myrtle Beach-based South Atlantic Bank recently opened a full-service office in Mount Pleasant. The bank, which was founded in November 2007, has additional full-service branches in Murrells Inlet, Pawleys Island and Georgetown.  Read More...


Mount Pleasant-based restaurant chain Wild Wing Cafe names new CEO

Wild Wing Cafe, which has 33 locations in seven states and has plans for aggressive growth and franchising, has named Tom Lewison as its chief executive. The company was sold to a private equity firm in Charlotte in 2012 and remains headquartered in Mount Pleasant.  Read More...


Startup Weekend comes to Charleston

Startup Weekend gives entrepreneurs a chance to pitch their ideas and work in teams to hone in on their business plan before presenting to a panel of judges. It will take place during from Sept. 12 through Sept. 14 at the Lowcountry Tech Academy.  Read More...


Mount Pleasant takes step to change project approval process

Commercial projects in Mount Pleasant costing more than $250,000 would have to go before the Commercial Design Review Board for approval under the proposed ordinance. Previously, projects could go through the town’s staff for compliance and approval. Read More...