Members of Dorchester County Council Graduate from Institute of Government
On August 5, 2014, during the 47th Annual Conference of the South Carolina Association of Counties (SCAC) in Hilton Head, four members of Dorchester County Council were recognized during the conference’s general session for successful completion of the Institute of Government for County Officials. Vice Chairman George Bailey, Councilman Jay Byars, Councilman David Chinnis, and Councilman Larry Hargett were among 45 county officials from across the state honored with certificates of completion.
Innovative Machining Technology to Open Manufacturing Facility in Dorchester County
Innovative Machining Technology, Inc. (IMT), a global supplier of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) components for the power generation industry, is opening a new manufacturing facility in Dorchester County. The $7.8 million investment is expected to create 45 new jobs.