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9:47 am on Tuesday April 22, 2014

South of the Border, SC's 'ONE Tourist Trap You're Missing Out On'

The Huffington Post has put together a list of 'The ONE Tourist Trap You're Missing Out On In Each U.S. State' and the one and only South of the Border made their list. You would be hard pressed to drive on any South Carolina highway/interstate and...
5:20 am on Wednesday February 25, 2009

Area student becomes icon of Obama's speech

Image by Image: CNNImage by 20090225-student.jpg Jump ahead to the 4 minute mark for the part about Dillon and Bethea. Dillon 8th-grader Ty’Sheoma Bethea become the face associated with President Obama's call for why we're doing the stimulus package...
8:13 am on Sunday December 28, 2008

A promise to fight poverty on the I-95 corridor

The Post and Courier's Robert Behre writes about the economically depressed I-95 corridor, and, namely Dillon. [gmap markers=blue::34.42027919621962,-79.37331318855286 |zoom=9 |center=34.40237742424137,-79.36798095703125 |width=220px |height=200px...
6:48 am on Friday July 4, 2008

Boy test-drives cop car, twice

Image by flickr user PeterGriffinImage by 20080705police.jpg Not the cruiser that was stolen, but we suspect the kid has had more fun in one than most people do. [gmap markers=blue::34.42503613021332,-79.3707275390625 |zoom=7 |center=33....
6:28 am on Sunday June 22, 2008

Sentences given for Bulgarian marriage ring

Image by flickr user georgivar The ring made Bulgarian weddings like these happen, only they took place in the U.S., were fraudulent, and likely didn't have as much pomp. So, they were probably nothing like this. Krassimir Simeonov, 39, of Roswell,...