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Administrative professionals

The Rock Hill Area Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals meets 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Chapter member Sara Hancock will present a program on “Grace Under Pressure: Techniques for Maintaining Your Cool When Things Get Really Hot.” The meeting will be at the School for the Deaf and Blind, Midlands Outreach Center, 197 Piedmont Blvd., Suite 202 in Rock Hill.

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Ribbon cutting

Cline Builders will have a ribbon-cutting ceremony at noon Tuesday at its location, 1006 N. Anderson Road.

Cline Builders, which has been in business since November 2007, is a new-construction modular homes company. Hours are 9 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays.

Details: 803-328-3070 or

Tega Cay breakfast

The Tega Cay State of the Community Breakfast will be held 8 a.m. Friday in the Philip T. Glennon Community Center at the Tega Cay Golf Club.

Area leaders will talk about issues affecting the city, school district and county. Featured speakers are Tega Cay Mayor Bob Runde, Fort Mill School District Superintendent Dr. Keith Callicutt and York County Council Chairman Buddy Motz.

Registration begins at 7:45 a.m., with breakfast at 8 a.m. The program starts at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $18 for York County Regional Chamber of Commerce members; $20 for nonmembers.

To register, call Heidi West at 803-324-7500 or e-mail

Forecast breakfast

Wachovia senior economist Mark Vitner will review global, national, regional and local trends during an economic forecast breakfast meeting Friday in Rock Hill.

The breakfast will be held 7:30-9 a.m. at the Palmetto Room, 135 E. Main St., not at the City Club as originally announced.

Vitner joined Wachovia in 1993 and is responsible for tracking U.S. and regional economic trends. He has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Business Week, USA Today and other publications. He is also a frequent guest on CNBC, CNN and National Public Radio. The event is open to the business community.

Reservations can be made through Monday by calling 803-323-2186, ext. 6274, or e-mailing guidryt@winthrop .edu.

New comic store

Lucky 13 Comics has opened a store in The News Stand Building, 154 E. Main St., Rock Hill.

Comic-store owner Jay Cowan has operated an online business for many years, which he will continue to run. He is relocating Lucky 13 Comics to Main Street from his retail store on Cherry Road, which he opened earlier this year.

Lucky 13 sells comic books, collectible card games, new and used role-playing games, memorabilia and video games. The grand opening is 2-4 p.m. Saturday.

Unique Expressions

Dr. Gregory Greiner and Dr. Robert Renner have changed the name of their dental practice to Unique Expressions Dentistry.

York Dental Team in York is now Unique Expressions Dentistry to better reflect the practice's philosophy of providing individually tailored care to patients. “We will still treat patients exactly the same as we always have, helping them with all their individualized needs, just under a different name,” Greiner said.

Unique Expressions Dentistry also has a new Web site: Contact them at 803-684-2366.