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2014-07-14 23:02:01

Arthur Rutenberg Homes opens a fully furnished and professionally decorated model home. The Berkeley is Arthur Rutenberg Home’s newest model home in S.C. and is in Clover’s River Oaks community. Clover, South Carolina (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Arthur Rutenberg Homes is opening a new fully furnished and professionally decorated model home built by Paragon Homes of Charlotte, LLC., an independent franchisee of Arthur Rutenberg Homes. The Berkeley is Arthur Rutenberg Home’s newest model...

2014-07-14 08:21:23

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) received approval on Friday from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on a comprehensive wetlands mitigation plan to preserve approximately 4,000 acres of land, including more than 2,000 acres of wetlands. The land is on three separate tracts near the Francis Marion National Forest in the South Carolina Lowcountry. Boeing worked in partnership with federal, state and local agencies and conservation organizations to...

2014-07-13 23:03:21

As Lipitor Lawsuits Await Litigation The First Bellwether Trial Has Been Scheduled For July of 2015 With Depositions to Start This August Reports Wright & Schulte LLC Columbus, OH (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC has learned that the first Lipitor bellwether trial has been scheduled in July of 2015, in U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina. The Lipitor lawsuits are in the discovery process in the South Carolina federal court where District Judge Richard M....

2014-07-11 12:20:56

Beach Ford prepares for arrival of 2015 Ford Taurus in Myrtle Beach MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- It has been a stellar year for Ford Motor Company and Ford dealerships in South Carolina. The Ford Taurus has played a big role in the success of Ford this year and it will continue to do so with its new 2015 model. To help prepare for the arrival of the new 2015 Ford Taurus model, Beach Ford, a Ford dealership in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is offering...

2014-07-10 23:03:14

Stefanie Caraviello is recognized by The University of South Carolina’s Journalism School Columbia, SC (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Stefanie Caraviello has been selected as a recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Young Alumni award from The University of South Carolina (USC) School of Journalism and Mass Communications. The award identifies exceptional graduates who have been out of school for 10 years or less but have already demonstrated great...

2014-07-10 23:02:08

Beach Properties donates $25,000 to the Jarvis Creek Fitness Trail in support of Health and Fitness on Hilton Head Island, SC. Hilton Head Island, SC (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 As part of their initiative to be an Outstanding Community Partner, Beach Properties of Hilton Head announced the donation of $25,000 to the Jarvis Creek Fitness Trail. This donation was used to build the Beach Properties Fitness Pavilion in Jarvis Creek Park on the north end of Hilton Head. The donation came about as...

South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Rescue
2014-07-10 23:01:58

Large Loggerhead Successfully Treated at the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Rescue Program Charleston, SC (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 A 182-pound loggerhead sea turtle treated by the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Rescue Program for more than thirteen months has fully recovered and is ready to return to the deep blue sea. The public is invited to say goodbye to Briar on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. at the Isle of Palms County Park. The release is being held in partnership with the...

2014-07-10 12:26:34

New Restaurant and Entertainment Venue Part of Multi-Year Expansion Plan CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carowinds, Thrill Capital of the Southeast is excited to open Harmony Hall Marketplace; a brand new dining and entertainment facility. Harmony Hall will offer a variety of unique dining options and live shows throughout the day. The venue greatly expands the choices for park guests looking to enjoy a meal, or show. "We want both thrill-seekers and their family...

2014-07-10 12:21:33

Company invests $130 million, creates 175 new jobs COLUMBIA, S.C., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JTEKT Corporation, a leading producer of bearings, automotive steering systems and all-wheel drive couplings, has expanded its Koyo-brand bearing manufacturing facility in Richland County, South Carolina. The 250,000 square-foot expansion will provide JTEKT with needed capacity to manufacture automotive wheel bearing hubs for its growing U.S. customer base and is expected to create 175...

2014-07-10 08:23:28

CAYCE, S.C., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCANA Corporation (NYSE: SCG) will release its second quarter earnings on Thursday, July 31, 2014, before the market opens. SCANA's management will discuss those results in a conference call with analysts, details of which are as follows: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111004/CH80784LOGO Date and Time: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time Call in Number: U.S....


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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