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9:00 am on Thursday August 28, 2014

SC state parks mark record revenue, closer to paying for themselves

South Carolina's state park system is experiencing record attendance and revenue. The parks and state historic sites in the system brought in $24 million in 2013, putting them well on the path to pay for themselves, according to the SC Department of...
9:11 am on Monday August 6, 2012

S.C. State Parks have best year yet, still far short of 2013 funding goal

TheDigitel It's a smart budgetary posture, but can the state park system make it? Hunting Island in Beaufort County is the lone state park to be profitable. South Carolina's state parks are beautiful, but nearly all of them are money loosing public...
5:07 am on Monday August 6, 2012

S.C. State Parks have best year yet, still far short of 2013 funding goal

TheDigitel It's a smart budgetary posture, but can the state park system make it? Hunting Island in Beaufort County is the lone state park to be profitable.South Carolina's state parks are beautiful, but nearly all of them are money-losing public...
3:40 am on Monday August 6, 2012

S.C. State Parks have best year yet, still far short of 2013 funding goal

Image by TheDigitel It's a smart budgetary posture, but can the state park system make it? Hunting Island in Beaufort County is the lone state park to be profitable.South Carolina's state parks are beautiful, but nearly all of them are money loosing...
6:21 am on Tuesday May 29, 2012

SC State Parks increasing fees due to funding cuts (Update)

Flickr User: Jason Barnette Photography Update, May 29, 2012:  No need to panic.  A phone call to the Myrtle Beach State Park has revealed that this price hike was effective in January 2012 and there will be no further increase this year.  If you're...
9:20 am on Sunday April 1, 2012

Gov. Haley will lease S.C. parks to corporate sponsors (Update:APRIL FOOLS)

 Artist's rendering of what the mobile shops located in State Parks will look like. Update at the Bottom: One thing most South Carolina politicians agree on is that taxes are too high and a need to cut spending.  The 2012 South Carolina budget was a...
7:32 am on Tuesday February 21, 2012

Gov. Nikki Haley: State parks should be fending for themselves by 2013

TheDigitel It's a smart budgetary posture, but can the state park system make it? Hunting Island in Beaufort County is the lone state park to be profitable. Gov. Nikki Haley has a goal for South Carolina's state parks - generate enough revenue to...
11:47 pm on Monday February 20, 2012

Gov. Nikki Haley: State parks should be fending for themselves by 2013

Image by TheDigitel It's a smart budgetary posture, but can the state park system make it? Hunting Island in Beaufort County is the lone state park to be profitable. Update: The parks are making more money but still have far to go. Gov. Nikki Haley...
7:30 am on Sunday February 19, 2012

Gov. Nikki Haley: State parks should be fending for themselves by 2013

TheDigitel It's a smart budgetary posture, but can the state park system make it? Hunting Island is the lone state park to be profitable. Gov. Nikki Haley has a goal for South Carolina's state parks: that they will be able to generate enough revenue...
5:01 am on Monday July 25, 2011

Why no life guards for Hunting Island? (Update: Question's back; Would you apply?)

Flickr user Jordan Update July 25: Nearly a year on since the first update just below, the question is back after several were pulled from Hunting Island waters by other beach goers. The substance of the discussion remains much unchanged though The...

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