May 2017
Win a $100 gift card!
Plus: Festivals and events, Rocky Shoals Spider Lilies, health tips and wilderness-survival camping.

South Carolina health report
A state of poor health
South Carolina's health report is back, and the results aren't pretty. Learn why we're ranked as one of the nation's least healthy states and what you can do to avoid five deadly medical conditions.
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Festivals and events
Set a course for the Tall Ships Charleston maritime festival, just one of the events in our monthly guide to weekend happenings you don't want to miss.  
Her life is a zoo
Animal keeper Alyson Goodwin's job comes with some big responsibilities: 8,000-pound elephants, 1,500-pound giraffes and a 563-pound sea lion, to name just a few. Learn how she keeps the beasts healthy and happy at the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
wilderness survival
Into the woods
You're stranded in the woods with no car, no phone and no flashlight. No problem, when you've been trained in wilderness survival.  
Stop the spread!
Cogongrass is one of the top ten worst weeds in the world, and it could be near you. Learn how to spot it and report it.
rocky shoals spider lilies
Lost in the lilies
Grab your paddle and take a kayak trip down the Catawba River to visit the world's largest colony of Rocky Shoals Spider Lilies in peak bloom
pasta primavera
Rookie cooking
No more excuses. With Chef Belinda's easy starter recipes, even novice cooks can make a delicious dinner, including this satisfying pasta primavera
pan-fried chicken
Quick-fry chicken
Get your chicken fix with this simple skillet-fried version, topped with a lemon-butter sauce. 
Santee Cooper
man in silohuette
Fighting addiction
Addiction to prescription painkillers and heroin is a growing epidemic among South Carolina's teens and young adults, but help is available. 

kitchen aids
Kitchen companions
Whether you love to cook, hate to cook or have to cook, these handy gadgets and tools will make your life in the kitchen a whole lot easier
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