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Business in brief

York firm wins award

YORK -- Robert W Winkler of the financial services firm Edward Jones recently won the firm's coveted Ted Jones Prospecting Award, which recognizes first-year financial advisors who achieve high levels of success. Winkler was one of only 480 of the firm's more than 10,000 brokers to receive the award.

"I'm very proud to receive an award named after Ted Jones," Winkler said. "It is because of him that our York office exists, and I believe we are serving an important need here for one-on-one investment information. I plan to do my best to continue meeting that need."

Edward Jones provides financial services for individual investors in the United States and, through its affiliates, in Canada and the United Kingdom.

After hours

YORK -- York Electric Co-op will host a Countywide Business After Hours from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Aug. 21. The networking event will be open to chamber members from York, Clover, Lake Wylie and the York County Regional Chamber of Commerce. York Electric is at 1385 Alexander Love Hwy., York.

Also, the Greater Clover Chamber of Commerce's Business After Hours wine tasting is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Larne Building, 103 N. Main St., Clover. The event is sponsored by Sifford-Stine Insurance, Joe L. Versen Appraisals and Lake Wylie Liquors. Wine tasted may be ordered at discounted prices. For details, call the chamber at 222-3312.

Top 10 attractions

CLOVER -- The Greater Clover Chamber of Commerce is seeking input on Clover's Top 10 attractions. The chamber plans to produce laminated table tents to place in local restaurants and businesses showcasing the Top 10 attractions in the Clover area. Clover chamber members may submit up to five suggestions. Participants will be entered for a drawing to win three free reservations to the member breakfast on Sept. 9. For details or to submit your choice, e-mail sccloverchamber@aol.com.

Members breakfast

CLOVER -- The Greater Clover Chamber of Commerce members breakfast is 7:45 a.m. Sept. 9 at Jackson's Kitchen. Dr. Marc Sosne, Clover superintendent, will present the district's strategic plan at the breakfast. The cost is $10 for members, and reservations are required. For more information, call the chamber at 222-3312 or e-mail sccloverchamber@aol.com.