BREC breaks ground on Community Solar

BREC breaks ground on Community Solar

GAFFNEY — Broad River Electric took a break from preparing for Friday’s winter storm to begin a project pointed toward the sun.The member-...

January 9th, 2017 |  


Education and workforce development

Education and workforce development

UNION COUNTY — A successful industrial recruitment program requires a workforce that meets the needs of industry and that means having an educat...

December 31st, 2016 updated: December 31st, 2016. |  


Startup Weekend Spartanburg Feb. 24-26

Startup Weekend Spartanburg Feb. 24-26

SPARTANBURG — Startup Weekend Spartanburg, an immersive weekend for budding entrepreneurs to learn, network and pitch their businesses, will be ...

December 29th, 2016 |  


Taking advantage of opportunities

Taking advantage of opportunities

UNION COUNTY — After decades of service to his country and nearly a decade of service to Union County, Union County Chamber of Commerce Executiv...

December 28th, 2016 updated: December 28th, 2016. |  


Breaking ground on Community Solar

Breaking ground on Community Solar

GAFFNEY — Broad River Electric Cooperative will begin the new year with a new initiative. Community Solar will be the newest service available t...

December 21st, 2016 |  


9,218 receive $788,632 from BREC

9,218 receive $788,632 from BREC

GAFFNEY — Broad River Electric Cooperative mailed 9,218 checks to current and former members last week totaling $788,632. This is the first year...

December 19th, 2016 |  


Auction customers donate toys

Auction customers donate toys

UNION — A local businessman and his customers are doing their part to help make Christmas a happier time for the children of needy families.Each...

December 18th, 2016 |  


Council approves ‘Wolverine’ agreement

Council approves ‘Wolverine’ agreement

UNION COUNTY — A $290 million investment in an industrial expansion that will create 100 new jobs is already under way and Union County Council ...

December 17th, 2016 updated: December 17th, 2016. |  


$290 million ‘Project Wolverine’

$290 million ‘Project Wolverine’

UNION COUNTY — A long and mutually beneficial relationship that began a decade ago is about get even longer and even more mutually beneficial fo...

December 12th, 2016 |  


BREC donates to 17 local charities

BREC donates to 17 local charities

GAFFNEY — Two local organizations are among the charities in three counties to receive donations totaling more than $22,000 from Broad River Ele...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 4th, 2016. |