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2014-02-04 23:02:38

Jack Griffeth has been elected to the American Board of Trial Attorneys (ABOTA) Columbia, South Carolina (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Jack Griffeth has been elected to the American Board of Trial Attorneys (ABOTA). The ABOTA is a national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the Seventh Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which guarantees the right to jury trials. Membership into...

2014-02-04 16:30:04

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Carolinas AGC (CAGC) recently bestowed the 2013 Pinnacle Awards--the most prestigious recognition in the Carolinas construction industry--to five projects and an individual. The Pinnacle Awards shine a light on our profession in a very public way, and exemplify CAGC's very reason for existence: Advancing the construction industry to enhance the quality of life and deliver a sustainable difference in the Carolinas. (Logo:...

2014-02-03 12:25:07

BEAUFORT, S.C., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- The Beaufort International Film Festival returns for the 8(th) time at the University of South Carolina Beaufort's Center for the Performing Arts from Feb. 12 to Feb. 16. The festival recognizes new and upcoming filmmakers in many genres and concludes with an awards ceremony on Feb. 16. The Beaufort Film Society, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing quality entertainment and education through all aspects of the film industry, presents...

2014-02-03 12:20:27

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As one of the fastest-growing family and vacation destinations in the nation, the Myrtle Beach area of South Carolina currently attracts an average of 15 million visitors annually, along with thousands of new residents to the destination, each year. Known affectionately as "The Grand Strand," Myrtle Beach continues to evolve and expand, giving way to an entirely "new" Myrtle Beach area of accommodations, attractions and events....

2014-01-31 23:33:30

Staymobile in Mount Pleasant, SC, is pleased to announce its partnership with local schools and businesses in the area, to take over the responsibility of all phone and smart device repairs. Stay Mobile specializes in all iPhone and non-iPhone repairs. Mount Pleasant, SC (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Staymobile in Mount Pleasant, SC, one of the most innovative smart phone repair stores in the Southeast, is proud to announce its partnership with a number of local schools and businesses in Mount...

2014-01-30 23:33:28

The South Carolina native brings 25 years of greenhouse industry experience. Columbia, SC (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 The sales staff at Rimol Greenhouse Systems continued its steady growth with the recent hiring of Mark McLane, who started in mid January. Company founder/owner Bob Rimol is looking forward to working with his longtime friend and colleague. “I have known Mark for about 25 years in the industry,” Rimol said. “We are both the same age and have grown up together in the...

2014-01-30 23:01:57

Grant supports the Structured School Program, which the Aquarium provides to teachers and students of South Carolina free of charge. Charleston, S.C. (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, recently gave a grant totaling $20,000 to the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston. The grant is part of the Foundation’s commitment to give back to the local community and will help fund the South...

2014-01-30 20:22:42

Kids become superheroes on Thursday's Family Nights with free exclusive Herotopia(TM) cards and prizes GREER, S.C., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan's(®), HomeTown(®) Buffet, and Old Country Buffet(® )are helping kids become superheroes with new online partner, Herotopia(TM). Herotopia is an award-winning online superhero game that is fun and educational for kids ages six to 12 years old. Kids may visit any of the 331 buffet restaurants during Thursday Family Night in February...

2014-01-29 23:20:30

One of the nation’s leading specialty pharmacies, BioPlus, will continue the ‘Pay It Forward’ campaign which donates to patient foundations for every referral received at our specialty pharmacy. Altamonte Springs, FL (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 The ‘Pay It Forward’ campaign launched in 2013 by BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy (BioPlus), one of the nation’s leading specialty pharmacies, partners with several non-profit patient foundations by making donations for every referral received...

2014-01-28 16:20:23

- Grand Opening event featured Governor Nikki Haley, Germany's Ambassador to the United States and several hundred guests SUMTER, S.C., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Tire the Americas, LLC (CTA) today celebrated the grand opening of its all-new plant in Sumter, South Carolina. The ceremony marked the completion of the construction process and the beginning of tire manufacturing. The tires produced at the Sumter plant will help meet the increasing demand for Continental and...


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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