• Tank Away Get Away

    Tank Away Getaway to France? By Lisa Marie Carter So you’ve been dreaming of your ultimate vacation at a Chateau on the French countryside, but your bank account isn’t cooperating with your dream. The solution is just down I-85.  Chateau Elan is a little piece…

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  • Real Men Read

    Palmetto Elementary held their first “Real Men Read” event. Men from Anderson School District 1 (including district office personnel and board members, Palmetto Middle and High staff, SROs, and some of their very own Palmetto Elementary men) were invited to read to students. These men…

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  • Quick, Easy and Healthy Weeknight Dinner

    Perfect weeknight recipe – quick, simple, healthy yet DELICIOUS! Mexican Chicken Dinner Ingredients – Approximately 2 cups of cooked shredded chicken (I usually boil 2 -3 chicken breasts cool and shred – for quicker meals use rotisserie chicken) 1 jar of your favorite salsa 1…

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  • Fall Decorating Fake-Out

    How you can use a cheap dollar store pumpkin and make it look like an expensive planter from a higher end store. Take a plain old plastic pumpkin bucket, add some spray paint with stone texture, or get creative and add a design – and…

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  • 4 Ways To Help Safeguard Your Wedding Day

    Thank you to Ron Haskell of State Farm Insurance for providing this article. Everyone wants her or his wedding to come off without a hitch. Take extra precautions as you plan to help avoid problems on the big day. Do your homework. Whether you’re using…

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  • New Scouting programs are coming to the Upstate this fall!

      The Blue Ridge Council, Boy Scouts of America introduces Lions and STEM Scouts.  The Blue Ridge Council has been approved by the Boy Scouts of America to launch two new pilot programs to in the Upstate of SC, this fall. The Lions program will…

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  • U.S. Secretary of Commerce approves Anderson businessman to District Export Council

      SC District Export Council adds seasoned exporters to roster, pulling from manufacturing, medical, other industries U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker recently approved Craig Wooten of Tactical Medical Solutions Inc. of Anderson, to the statewide District Export Council, while re-appointing another 15 to the…

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  • Teen Driver Safety

    Submitted by Ron Haskell, State Farm Teen drivers were recently asked what would stop them from texting while driving. Their No. 1 answer: Concerns about crashing. In observance of National Teen Driver Safety Week, State Farm® has released survey results of drivers ages 16-19. The…

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  • Job Seeking? Tackling the Online Application

    Submitted by Christina Curtis, Career Advantage & Certified Professional Resume Writer The job search can be a daunting thing. These days the electronic application process leaves little to the imagination and can be very tedious. Unfortunately, no system is the same, so you have to…

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