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6:41 am on Friday May 8, 2009

South Carolina's Cooterfest is here, yeah, Cooterfest

Image by CooterfestImage by 20090508-cooter.jpgNo, this festival has nothing to do with getting cooties, but it has everything to do with turtles. [gmap markers=blue::33.02478477990269,-81.31805419921875 |zoom=7 |center=33.073130945006625,-80....
6:29 am on Monday February 23, 2009

More losses and unemployment in S.C.

As many are already aware, South Carolina has been one of the worst states hit with unemployment, and some counties are feeling it worse than others like: Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell and Hampton. Read more stories on this subject in our...
2:06 am on Sunday January 4, 2009

Left in the cold, disabled man has new home

Evicted from his home, R.W. Langford spent many of hist nights between Christmas and New Year's out in the cold in front of a downtown Charleston shelter. But he's now at an Christian-oriented Allendale home, renting a room for $55 a week. The whole...
6:55 am on Sunday September 28, 2008

Rural S.C.'s struggle with poverty growing

Image by Flickr user John Edwards 2008Image by 20080928allendale.jpg Former presidential candidate John Edwards visited Allendale last year to highlight his focus on economically impoverished areas. [gmap markers=blue::33.00981511270531,-81....