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Mistletoe and A.H. Stephens state parks receive honors

...with awards for superior maintenance and volunteer programs.Mistletoe State Park on Thurmond Lake in Columbia County received the...Programming Award by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Mistletoe State Park offered numerous programs during 2012. Their events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-04/mistletoe-and-ah-stephens-sta
Mistletoe survey fun

Chances are, if you're in a mall and someone conducting a survey asks you if you believe in the Mistletoe tradition, you're probably about to be presented with mistletoe. Enjoy a fun viral holiday video that's already been enjoyed more than 13 million times.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/connor-threlkeld/2012-12-19/mistl
Mistletoe more than kisses on Christmas

Mistletoe has always been synonymous with Christmas...areas around Augusta.But using less mistletoe at Christmas doesn't mean we have less...Most people don't know much about mistletoe. American mistletoe is a parasitic plant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2010-12-16/mistletoe-more-kisse
Gardening | Life
Mockingbirds help spread mistletoe

Mistletoe has long been synonymous with Christmas...in the middle of the woods. American mistletoe is a parasitic plant that lives on tree...perhaps its favorite host. Birds eat mistletoe berries (it is not toxic to them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/15/gar_108462.shtml
Gardening
Deer hunts will close Mistletoe State Park

Mistletoe State Park on Thurmond Lake will close for three days Friday through Sunday...wildlife management tool rather than for recreation. The ecosystem within Mistletoe State Park has been damaged by the overabundance of deer, and by reducing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-11-29/deer-hunts-will-close-mistlet
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Final Mistletoe tournament rounds get early start today

...both Pro and Hunter division competitors in the North American Bowhunters' "Georgia Open" 3-D Archery Championships at Mistletoe State Park. The event, which has been attended by more than 1,000 archery enthusiasts, attracted a total of 655 competitors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/15/oth_224183.shtml
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Undergrowth to be burned at Mistletoe park

...Georgia Forestry Commission and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources will be holding a prescribed burn of 300 acres at Mistletoe State Park this morning. The burn will begin at 10 a.m. and will likely be visible across the lake into Lincoln County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-16/undergrowth-be-burned-mistle
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The customs of Christmas

...Christmas without stockings on the mantel, mistletoe in the hall, a decorated tree, wrapped...visit to Santa at the mall. But how did mistletoe, Santa and all that gift wrap become...plant was later named in his honor. Mistletoe Mistletoe was sacred to the Druids...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/25/ent_303573.shtml
Things to Do
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Custom Built all Brick Home Situated on 6.54 acres with Mistletoe State Park Property backing up to yours, talk about privacy! This home is equipped with all the upgrades from Pella windows and...

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