Apples Everywhere


It's officially apple picking season! South Carolina has around 30 apple producers in the state. Check out Clemson Extension for ideas on how to enjoy this year's apple crop!

Charleston Earthquake of 1886


A major shock, occurred August 31, 1886, at approximately 9:50 p.m. and lasted less than one minutes, but resulted in about 60 deaths and extensive damage to the city of Charleston.

National Peach Month


South Carolina's official state fruit is the peach and produces about 60,000 tons of peaches each year.