LAKE CITY, S.C. – Darla Moore Foundation president and CEO Marion Fowler said the idea for the Continuum in Lake City began five years ago.
The team recognized there had been a shift in higher education and the current college model was outdated, he said.
And now, the old Walmart building on Main Street in Lake City has been converted into a 46,000-square-foot regional center for education and training in innovative and technical skills and workforce development.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house was held Tuesday for the new facility.
The Continuum, a $25 million project, is a partnership between the Darla Moore Foundation, Francis Marion University and Florence-Darlington Technical College. Students can acquire credits toward