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City's New "Discovery District" A Place to Live, Learn and Earn CHARLESTON, S.C., May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WestEdge launched today as Charleston, S.C.'s "Discovery District" that could soon
Collaboration Will Expand Availability of More Local Corneal Transplant Tissue WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
PDP Group’s SimplyELT© service will allow credit unions to manage their automobile titles and other documents electronically within the state of South Carolina Hunt
Colbert, Share Fair Nation, and ScanSource fund every South Carolina classroom request for Teacher Appreciation Week NEW YORK and GREENVILLE, S.C., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/
-- Continental Tire the Americas (CTA) recognized for Job Creation by the National Development Council for its Academy 2015 Awards SUMTER, S.C., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental
Ticket Down announces that they have cut ticket prices across the board for Paul McCartney in Columbia at the Colonial Life Arena.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Piedmont Natural Gas Foundation is currently accepting applications from eligible 501(c) (3) nonprofit organizations, governmental and educational institutions
COLUMBIA, S.C., May 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Senior citizens in South Carolina will soon benefit from a program that will help them better manage their utility bills by making their homes more
- Palmetto Conservation Foundation will receive a $25,000 grant to construct fiberglass pedestrian bridge crossing the Indian Creek on the Enoree Passage of the Palmetto Trail COLUMBIA,
Most Significant Enhancement to Guest Experience Since Opening Debuts May 9 Charleston, S.C.
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...
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 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...
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...
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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