The Carolina Piedmont-600 Years Ago and Today! Visit this new exhibit playing only this month at the Museum of York County. You can view animals that once lived in this region (bison, cougar, elk and wolves) alongside species seen here … Continue reading →
The first novel ever written on a typewriter, Tom Sawyer.
Each king in a deck of playing cards represents a great king from history: Spades – King David Hearts – Charlemagne Clubs -Alexander, the Great Diamonds – Julius Caesar
The cost of raising a medium-size dog to the age of eleven: $16,400 And we thought kids were expensive!
I cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid Aoccdrnig to rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn’t mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoatnt … Continue reading →
Well, at least in the minds and hearts of some die hard fans and collectors. Recently, Elvis’s “peacock jumpsuit” sold for a record $300,000 making it the highest price Elvis memorabilia sold thus far. The runner up: Elvis’s 1956 Lincoln Continental … Continue reading →
Shawn Crawford, native of Van Wyck and former IL track star heads to Beijing for his second go around at the Olympics! He won the gold medal in the 200 meter in Athens in 2004. Be sure to cheer him on August 17-20 in the 200 … Continue reading →
The annual drinking water report published by LCWSD says that conservation is key. It is extremely important for everyone to cooperate with conservation tips and measures. High temperatures and record low rainfall is the main reasons for the drought. Fact: … Continue reading →
Turns out that the old adage that if you drop something and pick it up within 5 seconds you don’t have to worry about germs, is not true. Research shows that if you drop a food item (candy, french fry … Continue reading →
Strong gusts of wind called “updrafts” lift raindrops to high altitudes where moisture freezes. Weight allows those particles to fall, only to gather additional drops, which freeze together when lifted again. The repeated process helps to generate hailstones, which sometimes manage … Continue reading →