In 1835, The Sun published its series of stories about man-bats and other odd creatures confirmed to inhabit the moon, sourcing for the series a very real and legitimate scientist for the discovery. And folks ate it up.
Leaders have set an ambitious goal to increase the value of the agribusiness sector in South Carolina to $50 billion by the year 2020. The SC AgriBiz and Farm Expo Jan. 11-12 in Florence, S.C. is designed to explore ways to grow the industry.
Leonard Payne and Hayward Reece grew up in farm families in the early 1900s. At the time this was a pretty solid predictor they themselves would end up as farmers. Then they fought in World War II and ended up as prisoners.