Col. Charles Mills and his younger brother Lt. Col. James "Jimmy" Mills are Charleston natives. Charles is a 1985 graduate of the former Bonds Wilson High School in North Charleston. Jimmy is a 1987 graduate of Garrett High School. Charles served nearly 36 years in the Army. Jimmy served 28 years in the Army.
Between the different bases and related businesses, the military is the largest employer in the Lowcountry, and that means it’s important for it and local governments and other groups to work together, the commander of Joint Base Charleston told local business leaders Tuesday.
Industries such as distribution, supply chain, logistics, e-commerce, data storage/broadband, pharmaceuticals, select retail are just a few of the areas of business that are rapidly hiring and in large volume.
The North Charleston Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center says although they are scheduled to be complete and open this summer, they are opening a portion early as a vaccination clinic for veterans.