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    South Carolina

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    Since I am interested in South Carolina, I decided to find out a little more about it. One of the things I would like to find out is what happened in South Carolina’s history. It would also be interesting to find out about the state governor. Information about the capital city is another thing I want to learn about South Carolina. Finally, I want to know about to know about a famous person from South Carolina. Those are some of the things I hope to learn from doing this paper. The first thing

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    South Carolina

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    South Carolina South Carolina stretches from the Atlantic Ocean to the Blue Ridge Mountains, containing 31,113 square miles. Fortieth in geographic area among the fifty states, it ranks twenty-sixth in population. The Palmetto State's four million citizens value its rich history, a legacy that is a prime factor in making tourism one of the state's largest industries. Spaniards explored the South Carolina coast as early as 1514, and Hernando DeSoto met the Queen of Cofitachiqui in 1540 when he

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    South Carolina Culture

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    South Carolina Culture South Carolina may be home of the world’s biggest cat but that is not the only thing it is home too. It is home to many types of cultures and a lot of history. The history in South Carolina starts all the way back to when King Charles sent eights families over to set up a colony and from the time that happened, it has encountered many changes in culture (Hoffman and Hart). South Carolina, also known as the Palmetto State, is located in the southeastern region of the United

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    our fine state of South Carolina was the first slaveholding state to secede from the union. South Carolina paved the way for other states to follow in her brave footsteps. Together these steadfast states formed what was proudly called the Confederate States of America. The Confederate States of America was formed in February of the year 1861. The state's reasons for seceding include, but are not limited to political liberty, preservation of slavery, and states rights. South Carolina was very concerned

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    Palmetto, Iodine, Carolina State South Carolina is a beautiful and unique state. South Carolina has many famous tourist attractions, extreme inventions that changed the world, beautiful natures and outdoors, and fun facts. Hope you learn about this wonderful state. A.A.A- Awesome, Amazing, Attractions South Carolina has amazing tourist attractions. A famous one is Fort Sumter. Fort Sumter is a seaport in Charlestown. It was the place of the first and third battle of the Civil

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    South Carolina Correction Facilities Corrections are a necessary tool to protect society from those who do harm to others or to others property. Depending on the type of crime that was committed, and if the crime is considered a state or federal charge, also depends on where the person sentenced will do his time. There are four main sentencing options available; prison, probation, probation and confinement, and prison and community split. When a person is sentenced to do their time in prison most

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    you. South Carolina is a great place to go. They have so many fun things to do. Also something that is really cool, Coco Jones the actor was born in South Carolina and many more famous people to, even one of the presidents which was Andrew Jackson his birthday was dated on March 15, 1767. These things are cool but I have way more cool stuff to tell you. The temperatures are pretty good, the annual high is 75.3 degrees fahrenheit. Also the annual low is 52.3 degrees fahrenheit. South Carolina

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    Charleston South Carolina Case Study Review Charleston, South Carolina has a rich history, Charleston never fell victim to the devastation-development disorder that plagued the rest of America after World War II. Charleston was relatively poor and not on the road to some other purpose, and was shielded by many of the effects of urban renewal. Charleston is called a classic American city that Mayor Joseph “Joe” Riley has served Charleston for over a third of a century. It takes effort on a daily

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    Sherman’s Stab at South Carolina

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    “South Carolina had succeeded! It had left the Union by vote of its convention at Charleston on the twentieth.”(Lewis 137). To many people this was a shock for South Carolina to be the first state to succeed from the union. To General William Sherman he was devastated as Lewis depicts Sherman Pacing the floor as he was saddened by this tragic news, and in pacing until it became almost an omen to his future march (Lewis 138). As The Civil War came close to an end, the union had come up with a brilliant

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    Colonial South Carolina Report George the Second, by the grace of God, of Great Britain, King, Defender of the Faith, I write to thee from the heart of South Carolina, Charleston to impart my knowledge of the region. My travels have been long and arduous. I arrived by way of a freight ship bearing finished goods for the colony on the twenty-eighth day of March, in the twenty-third year of thy reign. All that province, territory, or tract of ground, called South Carolina, lying and being within

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    It is Time to Expand Medicaid Coverage in South Carolina When it validated the constitutionality of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in 2012, the United States Supreme Court also ruled that states could decide for themselves whether or not to expand their Medicaid programs (Sonfield, 2012). Predictably, South Carolina said no. The Palmetto State’s decision not to expand Medicaid in concert with the Affordable Care Act was wrong, and it is time to correct that mistake. The leadership’s

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    South Carolina State Board of Accountancy Violation Cases of 2008 In order to become a Certified Public Accounting (CPA) one must take and pass the CPA exam issued by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). In order to receive licensing, one must follow the guidelines of their respective state in order to obtain a license from that state’s Board of Accountancy to get into practice. With any practice there are rules and guidelines that a person must follow. The Code for CPAs

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    South Carolina was an important key player during the Civil War. South Carolina had major military and political importance throughout the Civil War. South Carolina was the battleground of many significant events during this time. Such as the capture of Port Royal, the Union blockade of Charleston, Sherman's march through the state, the burning of Columbia, and Fort Sumter. South Carolina had many important battles fought on its territory, Fort Sumter. Fort Sumter is an island in the Charleston Harbor

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    Support for the Current Placement of the Confederate Flag in South Carolina There is an old saying that says you can please all of the people some of the time, or you can please some of the people all of the time, but you can’t please all of the people all of the time. Never is this truer than in the state of South Carolina as it pertains to the flying of the Confederate Battle Flag. It is obvious at this point that no solution will make everyone in the state happy, but a compromise does need

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    Land Redistribution in South Carolina After the Civil War, the United States was torn on how to provide services to freed slaves, or freedmen. Eventually the Freedmen's Bureau emerged from the confusion. This bureau gave food, shelter, and education to freedmen, but also did one more very important service. The Freedmen's Bureau helped to get the emancipated slaves on their feet by providing land to each of them. "Forty acres and a mule"(Abbot, 52) was the amount of land and property that

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    There has been intense controversy in regards to Hawai’i and Charleston, South Carolina’s strong dependence on tourism as a means to help stimulate their economies. On an economic standpoint, there has been substantial support in regards to the benefits tourism has had in helping to sustain economic revenue in both areas (Blair, 2010; Frampton, 2010; Smith, 2010). Environmentalists, however, are becoming concerned about the posed environmental effects caused by the increase in tourism to Hawai‘i

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    South Carolina Geography

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    The beautiful barrier islands of South Carolina are home to some of the most breath-taking landscapes and thriving ecosystems in the world, but they are being washed away with every passing moment. Our islands are fighting a losing battle against beach erosion, and it’s time that we as South Carolinians step up to the plate against this powerful menace. The pace that our islands are washing away at has to be slowed to ensure the survival of South Carolina’s diverse coastal wildlife and sustain

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    The purpose of this paper is to focus prohibition in South Carolina during the 1920s & early 1930s. This was a period in the united states were most states tried to have dry towns, cities, and counties. The term dry in relation to prohibition means that there should be no alcohol in that area. The state of South Carolina was no different in comparison to the other another state in the country during that time. This leads to many questions about the prohibition and about the criminal justice system

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    South Carolina in the Fifties

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    Most stories depict a world full of misconception and over scrutinized facts which deal with an indirect narration of the past. The story is drawn out and over dramatized to the point of disbelief. Bastard out of Carolina is just that. On the contrary, this book is nothing but realistic. Comparing world sufficiency established by Dorothy Allison’s idea of the fifties to that of today’s standards, one would see it as if that world is one out of a fairytale; not so much a fairytale, but as more of

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    Colleges and universities are often compared to one another by young adults, professors, and parents. The University of South Carolina, or USC, and Furman University are two universities both in South Carolina. The University of South Carolina was founded on December 19th, 1801 by South Carolina’s leaders during the revolution. It is and always has been located in the center of South Carolina in Columbia just a few minutes away from the state house and many other historical sites to see downtown. Furman

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