Red Ventures, the digital marketing firm with headquarters in Indian Land, has acquired Soda LLC, a Seattle-based tech firm that owns online brands including Reviews.com, Freshome and The Simple Dollar.
With Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer by his side, Democratic challenger Fran Person told local business leaders at a Fort Mill campaign stop that he would encourage ‘entreprenurial spirit,’ if elected to South Carolina’s 5th Congressional District. Person is running against Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Mick Mulvaney.
Tega Cay city officials disagree on whether or not social media helped convince a developer to reduce the scope of a controversial subdivision. One says Facebook and other platforms helped energize residents opposed to it and the other said the number of homes would have been lowered in the end regardless.
1996: A verbal sparring match between Fort Mill Town Councilman Grady Ervin and Town Manager Sam Griffin erupted during a Town Council meeting; 1976: The Tega Cay Lions Club paid off the $5,000 note on an ambulance for the Tega Cay Rescue Squad; 1956: A Fort Mill child was struck down by a hit and run driver on Banks Street.