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2008-07-07 21:00:14

By Brandon Honig, The Beaufort Gazette, S.C. Jul. 7--The Beaufort County Planning Commission on Monday recommended adding hundreds of homes and 150,000 square feet of commercial space to the Habersham community, but a dozen stipulations must be met to comply with the recommendation. The proposed expansion of Habersham would add 315 homes, 57 "shopfront buildings" and 150,000 square feet of commercial space on 105 acres north of Habersham, across Cherokee Farms Road. If the expansion is...

2007-09-25 12:00:16

ATLANTA, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Georgia Power's Renew Our Rivers program kicked off its 2007 campaign with a Sept. 7 event at Lake Tugalo in northeast Georgia. Throughout the next few months company volunteers from offices and power plants will spend a great deal of time cleaning recreational sites and waterways. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050216/CLW066LOGO ) The Renew Our Rivers program is part of Georgia Power's continuing environmental stewardship...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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