Multimillion dollar water park to be built near Grovetown

...called Scuttle's Island, which will operate between Memorial Day and Labor Day.Bell held a 3 p.m. press conference...according to county documents."We are shooting for Memorial Day, but (at least by) early summer," Bell said.

Labor Day holiday geared more for shopping

...store.Barmore said that Labor Day ranks within the top four revenue-generating holidays, alongside Black Friday, Memorial Day and New Year."I don't know if it's a new thing," she said. "I think retailers typically have great sales...

Across the region

...references and ran a criminal background check on him.In other newsA SOUTH CAROLINA MAN who was shot and wounded in a Memorial Day weekend shooting in Myrtle Beach has been arrested on a weapons charge. Multiple media outlets report that Keith Alextrus...

Across South Carolina

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Police in North Carolina have arrested a man wanted in one of eight Memorial Day weekend shootings in Myrtle Beach.Myrtle Beach police told local media outlets that 24-year-old Tristan Datre Payne is charged...

Alaska was most popular postcard this summer

...vacation postcard contest ended Labor Day, and the final total showed the 49th state the most popular of 2014.Since Memorial Day, we got 20 postcards from Alaska, including one from Ginny and Jeff Guerrant, of Aiken, who went there to celebrate...

Augusta area to see heightened road patrol this Labor Day

...and 15,208 warnings.South Carolina Highway Patrol statistics show 141 people have died in traffic crashes since Memorial Day, which is down from last summer, when 168 people were killed. About half were alcohol-related."What makes absolutely...

Georgia, South Carolina authorities to target impaired drivers during Labor Day weekend

...15,208 warnings.In South Carolina, Highway Patrol statistics show 141 people have died in traffic crashes since Memorial Day, which is down from last summer, when 168 people were killed. About half were alcohol-related."These events...

Thurmond Lake visitors, businesses enjoy full lake pool, good weather

...conditions."We just haven't seen as many people up here on the water," Hayes said.Because of cooler spring temperatures, Hayes said lake traffic didn't pick up until Memorial Day when boaters normally hit the water after Masters Week.

Gov. Haley urges Atlantic Beach to end Bikefest after fatal shootings

...what we know as Bikefest," Haley urged the council in the wake of a rash of violence during this year's festival on Memorial Day weekend.But Mayor Jake Evans, who has repeatedly said the event won't end, told reporters that "there's nothing...

Family traces father's emotional journey on, after D-Day

...other day, for that matter?Let's begin with five significant days in the lives of all Americans. Mother's Day, Memorial Day, D-Day, Father's Day and Independence Day are celebrated annually within a two-month time frame. For each of...