# South carolina
First-Ever Slice! Short Film Festival to Take Place from June 24th-26th at the Historic Palmetto Theater
Hampton County, SC, May 2022 – Hampton Friends of the Arts, the local nonprofit known for providing enriching experiences in the arts and humanities with a mission to further economic and community development through the arts and improve quality of life for the historically underserved communities of the rural Lowcountry, will be presenting its first-ever SLICE! Short Film Festival from June 24th – June 26th. The event will present a specially curated selection of short films that share a “slice of life” in the rural south -- and give the entire Lowcountry community, and beyond, an opportunity to experience these important short films in one of the region’s most historic theaters.
Five restaurants in South Carolina have been ranked among the best places to eat
Disclaimer: The following information was gathered from OpenTable and is for 2022. It is for educational purposes. If you're in the beautiful state of South Carolina, there are a ton of amazing restaurants that you should definitely try.
A Guide to the 4 Best Places to Visit in South Carolina
South Carolina is located in the Southeastern United States and is known for its beaches, golf courses, and historical landmarks. The state is also home to Fort Sumter National Monument, which commemorates the site of the first battle of the American Civil War.
PrimeTravels - Sheldon Church Ruins - South Carolina
We were traveling through South Carolina and stumbled upon these ruins on the side of the road. What an incredible find this one was! Wow, what history! This is worth a stop just to feel the history flowing through this location. This location dates back to the American Revolution!
$2.35 BILLION I-526 extension could SKYROCKET property taxes
With the news that the cost of finishing I-526 has tripled, and gone up 6x for Charleston County, what implication does that have on our property taxes, if any, should they move foreward. Let me know your thoughts in the comments.
South Carolina passes bill banning schools sending lunch debt to collection agencies
A public school education bill aimed to end the practice of school districts sending student school lunch debt to a collection agency was unanimously passed in the SC House and the SC Senate. The bill is now headed to Gov. Henry McMaster's desk.
PrimeTrains - Yemassee, South Carolina - Amtrak Full Station Tour
We traveled to the small town of Yemassee, South Carolina and visited the Amtrak station for a full tour. This is a pretty typical small town Amtrak station, but there was a lot of history that we not aware of until our visit. A lot of people have passed through these doors which really surprised us!
Amiri Farris to Debut Summer Exhibit on Juneteenth (June 19th) at Palmetto Theater in Hampton, SC
Exhibit to Run Through July 8th, Concluding with Event Featuring Farris Painting Live On-Stage During Concert Headlined by Grammy-Winning Drummer Quentin Baxter of Ranky Tanky Fame.
LOCAL: Our favorite Country Store stop along I-95 is the Carolina Cider Company
81 Charleston Hwy, Yemassee, SC 29945 A wonderful countryside stop that is perfect for a bit of caffeine, fresh baked goods, and lots of local goods like honey, cider, hot sauce, candles and more. We hope you get a chance to visit this adorable location on your next road trip! <a href="www.carolinaciderco.com">www.carolinaciderco.com</a>
South Carolina Woman Wins Lottery Using Ages Of Grandkids
This is an extremely heartwarming story. A grandmother from South Carolina recently won $300,000 in the lottery by using the ages of her grandchildren, according to the South Carolina Education Lottery. She reportedly bought the winning ticket from a local Circle K store and used the numbers 2, 4, 13, 16 and 21.
Venomous Portuguese Man O' War found on Southern beaches
Portuguese Man O’ WarPhoto by Gilberto Olimpio from Pexels. “These animals are some of the most toxic animals in the world,” Tony McEwan, Curator and Marine Biologist at the University of Hawaii’s Waikiki Aquarium told The New York Post.
Bringing Miami vibes to the Carolina’s
Perfect fun in the sun day ! 10/10 Recommend. Grab a group of friends or family to book with Wave Kings boat & Jet ski rentals located in Tega Cay,SC at lake Wylie. Wave kings invited me out to their launch to help celebrate. They had everything from branded fun drinks in a pouch on the boat and food trucks when you step off of the boat along with a dj spinning all the good jams . It was definitely a vibe as we played volleyball , and just vibed out . Wave kings watercrafts & adventures is sure to fulfill all your needs when it comes to water activities. Book with The Wave Kings <a href="https://wavekingsnc.com">https://wavekingsnc.com</a>/
Five restaurants in South Carolina that are great for outdoor dining
Disclaimer: The following information was gathered from OpenTable and is for 2022. It is for educational purposes. If you're looking for some great places to eat in South Carolina that also offer outdoor dining, you might want to consider the following restaurants.
The Richest Person In South Carolina Is A Woman
Anita Zucker is a businesswoman who resides in Charleston, South Carolina. She's also the richest person in the state, with an estimated net worth exceeding $1.9 billion. It's worth mentioning that Anita is the CEO of the InterTech Group. Jerry Zucker, Anita's late spouse, created InterTech in 1982 and died of a brain tumor in 2008 at the age of 58. According to Forbes, the company has an estimated $3 billion in revenue and owns an aeronautical engineering firm and a large commercial real estate portfolio.
South Carolina Just Had Two Mass Shootings In 24 Hours
There have already been 30 Mass Shootings in the US this April. Mike Kalasnik from Charlotte, USA, CC BY-SA 2.0, WikiCommons. Visitors to South Carolina's Columbiana Centre Mall found themselves in a state of panic this past Saturday as a mass shooting occurred inside the shopping center ; at least 14 were injured. The following morning, another mass shooting occurred at at rural South Carolina bar, injuring nine more victims.
Who Has The Tastiest Ribs In Myrtle Beach, South Carolina?
Photo by Анатолий Андреев on Pexels. There is something special about going to the beach, which is why Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is such a popular tourist destination. From the wonderful Myrtle Beach Safari to the countless unique museums and shops, there is so much to do here. But, after finding all those activities, you will naturally be hungry.
This Charleston, SC Hotel Donated Grocery Bags of Food for Out-of-Work Hospitality Workers
Our stay was sponsored by Belmond Charleston Place. All views are my own.Follow me on NewsBreak to learn more about hotels that give back!. With an accessible location to great shopping and sightseeing, Belmond Charleston Place is a great choice for couples and families alike. The hotel lobby screams elegance and Belmond Charleston Place carries that elegance into their on-site restaurants, cocktail lounges and guest rooms.
Shoeless Joe Jackson Tour From Greenville, South Carolina
We stopped in Greenville, SC and decided to take a tour in Shoeless Joe Jackson's footsteps. We toured his home which is now a museum along with his former liquor store and his burial site amongst others. Please take a tour with us and learn about the infamous Shoeless Joe Jackson!
An Easter Tradition in Cleveland, South Carolina: A Visit to Pretty Place Chapel
Spring is a time of freshness and new and that’s exactly what we experienced at Pretty Place, a beautiful erected cross in the mountains in South Carolina. This cross which has been around for dozens of years at the YMCA Camp Greenville, helped the bros and I center our hearts on what is right during spring.