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2014-10-30 16:23:07

CAYCE, S.C., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCANA Corporation (NYSE: SCG) will restart the earnings call and webcast due to technical issues. The restart will begin at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please see updated call in information below: Date and Time: Thursday, October 30, 2014, 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time Call in Number: U.S. 866-652-5200 Canada...

2014-10-30 08:41:51

Coastal Carolina Fair Showcases Exede High-Speed Internet LADSON, S.C., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Along with an array of booths, bands, and bull riding, this year's Coastal Carolina Fair, which runs from Oct. 30 - Nov. 9, will showcase a first-of-its-kind high speed satellite internet plan, now available in the Lowcountry and other areas of South Carolina. The new Freedom Plan from Exede(®) Internet provides virtually unlimited data usage for communications, web browsing, and...

2014-10-29 23:17:09

Expansion of AlignLife Chiropractic Franchise Continues As Planned in South Carolina Greer, SC (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 AlignLife is proud to introduce our newest location in Upstate South Carolina which is located in Greer at 996 Batesville Road, #7. Dr. Erik Beauvais is the clinic owner and practicing chiropractor at the Greer location and is excited about serving the local community. Dr. Erik Beauvais is the Clinic Director and Chief Smile Maker at AlignLife of Pelham Falls. He has...

2014-10-29 23:00:25

Dedication Ceremony October 31, 2014 North Myrtle Beach, SC (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources has announced that the Ron McManus Memorial Reef is official. Known as PA-04, the reef is located five miles from the Little River Inlet’s south jetty. “We are proud to commemorate Ron with a reef named in his honor. His tireless dedication to our State’s artificial reef system has had an impact not only on North Myrtle Beach, but the entire...

2014-10-29 16:25:19

TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - ROMARCO MINERALS INC. (TSX: R) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has released its results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. The Company's 2014 third quarter financial statements and MD&A are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and on the Company's website at www.romarco.com All dollar amounts in this news release are expressed in U.S. dollars, unless otherwise noted. Highlights from the third quarter and...

2014-10-29 08:21:14

South Carolina dealership weighs merits of 2014 Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla and Chevrolet Cruze FLORENCE, S.C., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- On a functional level, compact sedan research is similar to a common customer service call. Just as those reaching out to customer service are looking for assistance in some specialized area, a high-quality compact sedan provides specialized assistance for the daily automotive commute. Photo -...

2014-10-28 23:03:22

Two dental hygienists from Arthur L. Bruce DMD & Associates recently attended a symposium in Myrtle Beach, SC. Pendleton, SC (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Patricia Tompkins and Holly Anderson, Registered Dental Hygienists with Arthur L. Bruce DMD & Associates, recently attended the 22nd annual Dental Hygiene Symposium held in Myrtle Beach, SC. The Dental Hygiene Symposium was sponsored by the South Carolina Dental Hygiene Association and was held Oct. 10-11 at the Embassy Suites Myrtle...

2014-10-28 08:43:11

Fast Fashion Retailer Automates People and Training Processes with Cloud-based Workforce Management Platform CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Charlotte Russe, a mall-based chain that offers fashion trends at value prices to women in their teens and early twenties, has selected the PeopleMatter Platform(TM) to automate employee hiring and training for its stores nationwide. The easy-to-use, cloud-based technology - designed specifically to address the unique needs of...

2014-10-27 23:02:51

The Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center (VAMC) Dementia Committee presents a seminar Nov. 7 for area caregivers and healthcare professionals titled “The Journey of Caregiving for Veterans with Dementia.” The daylong seminar in Columbia, S.C., for professional and non-professional caregivers and family members of those who are experiencing dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease will provide information on dementia, community and VA resources, management of difficult behaviors, and...

2014-10-27 16:27:20

TRU-D experts respond with unique Ebola-specific standard operating procedures. MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regional Medical Center in Orangeburg, South Carolina, and many other hospitals around the country are preparing for the possibility of an Ebola case and rehearsing strict procedures for personal protective equipment. In addition, many of these same hospitals are integrating the use of Ebola-killing robot TRU-D SmartUVC into disinfection routines as an...


Latest South Carolina Reference Libraries

Francis Marion National Forest
2014-01-20 10:46:46

The Francis Marion National Forest can be found north of Charleston, South Carolina. It’s named for revolutionary war hero Francis Marion, who was known to the British as the Swamp Fox. It lies completely within the Middle Atlantic coastal forests ecoregion. This national forest is contained completely in the counties of Charleston and Berkeley and is 258,864 acres in size. The forest contains the towns of Huger, Jamestown, McClellanville, and Awendaw. Charleston offers emergency...

Lizard Man of Scape Ore Swamp
2013-09-16 09:53:35

The Lizard Man of Scape Ore Swamp is a cryptid, believed to inhabit the swamplands of Lee County, South Carolina, as well as the sewers and abandoned subways in the surrounding towns. It is described as a reptilian humanoid around seven feet tall. It is muscular, covered with dark hair and his feet, hands, and face has scaly lizard-like skin. It has three toes on each foot and three fingers on each hand. It is considered to be extremely strong and may have a spiked tail. The first...

Congaree National Park
2013-04-18 00:18:43

Congaree National Park is located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. The park holds 26,546 acres and the largest area of old growth forest in the United States. The establishment of the park began in 1969, when a group of conservationists began a grass roots movement to save the forested area from falling into the hands of private owners. Congress established Congaree Swamp National Monument in 1976, protecting it from loggers and in 1983, the area was designated as an International...

2012-04-02 13:41:45

Glyptotherium is an extinct genus of mammal related to the armadillo. Glyptodontids lived about 4.1 to 1.5 million years ago. It is believed this genus was wiped out by climate change or perhaps early human interference, although there is no direct evidence of humans preying on them. Species of this genus thrived in tropical and subtropical regions of Florida, South Carolina, Texas, and Arizona. The genus was named in 1903, and assigned to the family Glyptodontinae in 1995. Like its...

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2006-09-25 15:21:14

The Ostrich, Struthio camelus, is a flightless bird native to Africa. It is the only living species of its family, Struthionidae. Ostriches occur naturally on the savannas and Sahel of Africa, both north and south of the equatorial forest zone. Other members of this group include rheas, emus, cassowaries and the largest bird ever, the now-extinct Aepyornis. Six subspecies are recognized: S.c. australis in Southern Africa S.c. camelus in North Africa. S.c. massaicus in East Africa. S.c....

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Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.