History told in honest detail at Old Slave Mart Museum in Charleston
This South Carolina port city, once the epicenter of America's slave trade, is slowly beginning to grapple with its checkered history.
By Patsy V. Pressley | July 11, 2018
In the heart of downtown Columbia, ‘Soda City’ has upped the game for outdoor markets
Soda City founder Emile DeFelice says he hopes the city's Saturday morning street market, with its wealth of diversity, will dispel some common assumptions about the city, and even about farmers markets.
By Patsy V. Pressley | July 25, 2017
Natural Bridge State Park, a true wonder of nature
Just three and a half hours from Charlotte, this natural wonder so inspired a U.S. president that he decided to buy it.
By Patsy V. Pressley | May 23, 2017
Crowders Mountain State Park: a hikers paradise a short drive from Charlotte
Located 30 miles west of Charlotte, Crowders Mountain State Park covers more than 5,100 acres in Gaston County and includes campgrounds, hiking trails, picnic areas, canoe rentals and fishing.
By Glenn Burkins | July 12, 2016