Fresh Air Friday: Stumphouse Tunnel & Issaqueena Falls A favorite of In The Know Upstate, Stumphouse Tunnel, and Issaqueena Falls have been featured in other ITK articles such as Adventures of the Upstate, Upstate Did You Know, and Daytripper. Now they are having their Fresh Air Friday debut. Tips To Breathe In Difficulty: Easy Price: $2 Parking…
It is almost time to put up the tree and deck the halls. Some of you reading this may actually have your halls already decked, and there is nothing wrong with that. With this festive time of the year, there is one age old question that can stir up debate. Do you prefer a real or a fake tree? People are passionate on both sides, but if you find yourself squarely in the real camp, there are a lot of options for you to channel your inner lumberjack. Whether you are looking to stay local, or make an adventure out of it, there’s a Christmas Tree Farm for you.
Your Beard And You: A Guide to Your Facial Follicles In recent years, beards are back in a BIG way. There is a whole movement around barbers, beard care and maintenance, and manscaping. We won’t be touching on that last topic, but there are so many things to consider while maintaining your beard. In the…
The Gaffney Ledger dates back well into the 1800s. A family-owned business, The Gaffney Ledger strives to be a newspaper “in every sense of the word.” Planted fully in the modern age, The Gaffney Ledger can be found online and on Facebook.
In the inaugural edition of Fresh Air Fridays, we visited Paris Mountain State Park as it is one of the most accessible parks in all of the Upstate and just a stone’s throw away from all the amenities multiple city centers have to offer. Today, though, I want to talk about a particular trail within the park, one that I neglected for too long but am now wearing down the soles of my boots upon once or twice a week. That trail is the Sulphur Springs Loop and I currently cannot get enough of it.
Most people are aware of the bigger, more well-known charities in our area. They play a key role in our community, stepping up for the folks that have fallen upon troubling times. Habitat for Humanity, American Red Cross, Ronald McDonald House, The Salvation Army, Make - A - Wish, and many more rely on donations, advocates, and volunteers to continue making their impact. From ringing the bell outside the mall during the holidays to granting a terminally ill child’s wish, volunteers make a difference every day.
It's the most stressful time of the year! Time to do your holiday shopping. You've got so many people to shop for, and so few ideas about what to get them. Fear not, Holiday Shopper, we've come to the rescue. Take a gander at our 2018 Holiday Gift Guide to find something for everyone on your list. We have separated our guide into different types of people as well as defining gifts, shops, and experiences perfect for that kind of person. You might even be inspired to get something for yourself (don't worry, we won't tell).
You’ve had to ask them what a .JPG is, you’ve asked them how to convert to a PDF, and they have definitely asked you if you had it plugged in. We’re talking about the tech guru. They always have the most cutting-edge technology, and the coolest gadgets. Help them stay ahead of the curve with these gifts.
Kids can be some of the easiest, or most difficult people to shop for. There is rarely an in-between (any parent can attest to this). Your heart wants to get them something that will make their eyes light up, but at the same time, your mind wants to get them a gift that they can use and won’t be thrown away by New Years. We’ve got you covered on both fronts.