New doctor’s office opens in Belmont
Dr. David Layne opened his medical practice in the Stowe Building at 100 N. Main St.
Landmark MD is a direct primary care practice in which patients pay a set monthly amount for their medical care.
Layne founded and ran a large traditional family practice in Gastonia for years before building his new office inside the former R.L. Stowe Mills headquarters in Belmont.
South Point Pet Hospital celebrates 10 years
South Point Pet Hospital celebrated 10 years in downtown Belmont with a Montcross Area Chamber ribbon cutting ceremony May 29.
Pet hospital owner Dr. Jim Dobies committed to another 10 years at the 3 N. Main St. location.
Realtor launches new website
Realtor Janet Sweeney of Wilkinson ERA Real Estate has launched a new website JanetSweeney.com. Her office is at 46 Catawba Ridge Road.
The new website features properties for sale, pending, recently sold, valuation request, map search functions and more.
Originally from Amarillo, Texas, Sweeney has been in the Carolinas since 1983. She has more than 17 years experience with real estate in the Carolinas and 12 years of corporate relocation services. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in interior design from Texas Tech University. For more information, call 704-877-9063.
Allen Tate names training grads
Allen Tate Realtors announces graduates from the company’s Winner’s Edge training.
Included are Aver Rouse of Charlotte-Steele Creek, and Delfinne Burt and Carolyn Partin of Lake Wylie.
Visit allentate.com for more information.
Sheriff’s office seeks business support
Sheriff Bruce Bryant and the directors of the Sheriff’s Foundation of York County Inc. announce a new foundation fundraising initiative.
Law Enforcement Publications is contacting York County business owners to advertise in the 2016 calendar. The proceeds supplement money earned from the annual golf tournament and go to charity.
The foundation has given $49,000 in scholarship money to York County students. An additional $9,000 has been used to purchase back packs and school supplies for York County students in need. Money raised will benefit school safety patrol programs, fund Law Enforcement Day at The Children’s Attention Home and provides financial support for Boy Scout Explorer Post 1786.
Law Enforcement Publications is based out of Morristown, Tenn. Learn more at lepcalendars.com/.
Buy local with mobile app
The York County Regional Chamber of Commerce announces a new buy-local partnership with Thanx Inc. to motivate people to support local businesses.
Thanx is a mobile application that connects businesses to customers and allows them to reward those customers with each return visit. Using the app, customers can flip through a list of all participating local merchants and track their progress toward available rewards. As new merchants join, customers will be alerted through their mobile device.
Each participating business will have access to a private merchant analytics dashboard through Thanx, which reveals insights and data on that individual business. York County retailers, restaurants and service providers can get started with Thanx by calling 803-324-7500.
York County visitors app available
The Rock Hill/York County Convention & Visitors Bureau has launched its first mobile app: Visit York County, SC. It is available in the Apple Store for iPhone users and on Google Play for Android users.
Visit York County, SC is an eat, stay, and play app and was created to help visitors and residents find restaurants, places to stay, and things to see and do.
Visit visityorkcounty.com for information.
Join Gaston networking program
The Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Prospects Pipeline meets at 4 p.m. the second and fourth Thursday of the month at the chamber office, 601 W. Franklin Blvd., Gastonia.
Each participant has an allotted time to talk about their business and its value.
Register to attend at gastonchamber.com.