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29 Jul

We’re Hiring


We’re Hiring

Apply Today! We are hiring for an Automotive Maintenance Mechanic position. Atchison Transportation Services mechanics carry out scheduled servicing and essential maintenance on our cars, vans, and motor-coaches. 2 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!!! Mechanics must provide their own tools. Apply online or stop by our office and apply in person ...

02 Jul

Charles E. Atchison, Sr. Recognized at Black Excellence Community Gala


Charles E. Atchison, Sr. Recognized at Black Excellence Community Gala

  The recipients of the lifetime achievement award were Atchison Transportation Services Owner and President Charles E. Atchison, Sr. and J.W. Woodward Funeral Home President Kay Elizabeth Woodward. Atchison, a native of Spartanburg, founded the business in April 1949 operating with just one taxi cab. He said gas at the ...

19 Feb

Charles E. Atchison – Black History Month


Charles E. Atchison – Black History Month

Our very own, Charles E. Atchison, was featured on The Block for Black History Month.  Mr. Atchison is a native to Spartanburg, South Carolina.  In an area that has not always been the most accepting of minorities, Charles has made a successful company with well-earned respect from his hard work ...

08 Jan

Lillie Bell Atchison Memorial Scholarship for Nursing


Lillie Bell Atchison Memorial Scholarship for Nursing

The Spartanburg Community College Foundation is pleased to announce the creation of the Lillie Bell Atchison Memorial Scholarship for Nursing at Spartanburg Community College. The scholarship was created to honor the memory and nursing career of Lillie Bell Atchison, a Spartanburg nurse who was married to Mr. Charles E. Atchison, ...

14 Aug

Charles Atchison – Proud Recipient of The Legacy Award


Charles Atchison – Proud Recipient of The Legacy Award

Our very own Mr. Charles Atchison was the recipient of The Legacy Award from MCASC on August 11, 2018. The award was received in recognition of his ideals that have shaped the motorcoach industry and group tour industry in South Carolina and in appreciation of his efforts to “raise the ...

29 May

2017-2018 Minority Business Person of the Year


2017-2018 Minority Business Person of the Year

Minority Business Person of the Year was awarded to Charles Atchison, owner and founder of Atchison Transportation, for his work in building the state’s largest full-service ground transportation company. Charles Atchison started his first business in 1949 with a Ford he used as his personal car and his first taxi. Since then, ...

12 May

Eight Ways To Make Mom Feel Extra Special This Mother’s Day!


Eight Ways To Make Mom Feel Extra Special This Mother’s Day!

Set Your Alarm! One small step towards the perfect Mother’s Day is getting up early and making her tea or coffee as well as setting up the perfect place for her to relax. Breakfast Next, who doesn’t love a delicious breakfast spread. Especially if you do not have to make ...

01 Mar

Mr. Atchison on the TV Show Your Carolina


March 2018, successful businessman Charles Atchison enjoyed conversation with the host of the Your Carolina show in their Greenville studios. Mr. A started the successful transportation company in 1949 with one taxi cab and now has the largest transportation fleet in South Carolina. The hub of Atchison Transportation is strategically ...

05 Apr

ATS Awarded Economic Visionaries Award 2017


ATS Awarded Economic Visionaries Award 2017

The Upstate is the engine driving South Carolina’s new economy. During the past seven years, companies have invested more than $9 billion in capital in the Upstate, creating nearly 35,000 jobs. On Thursday, March 30, 2017 Spartanburg Community College held its Economic Visionaries Event.  This event honors the business leaders ...

03 Oct

Legendary Businessman of the Year – Charles E. Atchison, Sr.


Legendary Businessman of the Year – Charles E. Atchison, Sr.

The Tenth Annual Minority Economic Development Institute Awards Banquet were held Thursday, September 15, 2016 at the TD Convention Center in Greenville, SC. Mr. Atchison was the recipient of the LEGENDARY BUSINESSMAN OF THE YEAR Award.  Charles, was one of seven minority businessmen from the upstate recognized; for his ability to ...