September 2017
Explore unique travel destinations.
Plus: Win $100 and tickets to the S.C. State Fair, take our selfie challenge and enjoy two-for-one dinners.

Pearl Fryar
Only in South Carolina
Grab your camera phone, and gas up the car. We're taking a road trip to nine travel hot spots that are unique to the Palmetto State. Pearl Fryar's world-famous topiary garden near Bishopville made our list. Can you guess the other eight? 
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Alpine Helen Georgia
Picture yourself in South Carolina Living
Are you up for this month's SC Snapshot challenge? Send us your best selfie from any of the nine destinations profiled in the article "Only in South Carolina." If we publish your shot, we'll send you a $25 gift card.  
Carolina Reaper hot pepper Smokin' Ed
Hot stuff that's made in S.C.
You've probably heard of Smokin' Ed's Carolina Reaper, the world's hottest chili pepper. But did you know South Carolina is also home to a unique class of sailboat, the world's fastest golf cart and a spicy soft drink once sold as a health tonic? 
Charleston Scottish games
Fall festivals and events
Welcome the arrival of fall's cooler temperatures with outdoor fun at festivals, sporting events and family-friendly adventures, including the Charleston Scottish Games.  
Signe Gardo Baker
Sweet taste of success
Now in her 45th year of feeding Hilton Head Island, Palmetto Electric Cooperative member Signe Gardo shares her simple recipe for a thriving bakery business. 
Santee Cooper
roasted chicken
Two-for-one dinners
With a little planning and Chef Belinda's two-for-one recipes, tonight's roasted chicken becomes tomorrow night's creamy chicken-potato-bacon casserole. 
Easy empanadas
Everyone loves empanadas, those little pastry pockets stuffed with sweet or savory fillings. Learn to make your own shells in this how-to video from Chef Belinda Smith-Sullivan. 
Lake Hartwell Country
Sentry safe
Safety first
It's a dangerous world out there. Keep your family and prized possessions safe with these personal-security gadgets. 
S.C. State Fair
Win $100 and S.C. State Fair tickets
We're teaming up with the South Carolina State Fair to give away $100 Visa gift cards and State Fair Family Fun Packs (admission for four, plus ride tickets). Three lucky readers will be selected at random from all eligible entries received by Sept. 30.
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