Construction roundup


• Benjamin Lyda; 1383 Clary Cut Road, Appling; renovations, $50,000

• McCrory Construction; W. Lee Flowers, 5155 Wrightsboro Road, Grovetown; commercial building, $3,000,000


• Defendant, Triple H Development/Palmetto C Stores; plaintiff, Meco Augusta; March 25, $3,302


• Defendant, Edward J. Walden; plaintiff, Howard Lumber Co; March 15 for lien filed March 8


Tue, 01/17/2017 - 19:25

USFibers to expand in Edgefield County

USFibers, a manufacturer of recycled polyester fiber, plans to expand operations in Edgefield County, adding 20 jobs, according to a news release from the South Carolina governor’s office.

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Mon, 01/16/2017 - 21:41

IMF boosts growth forecast for US, cites Trump impact

WASHINGTON — The International Monetary Fund on Monday raised its forecast for the U.S. economy over the next two years, saying President-elect Donald Trump’s policies should boost economic growth, particularly in 2018. But officials warned that if Trump’s protectionist trade proposals set off a trade war, that could be “quite destructive” for the global economy.

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