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Published: July 25, 2014

Pickens County Council is pleased to announce that during a special called Council Meeting on July 24, 2014, the Council unanimously approved to hire Mr. Matthew Delk as the new Pickens County Administrator. Mr. Delk will join the staff on August 25, 2014.

South Carolina ranked most patriotic state in U.S.

Published: July 3, 2014

South Carolina ranked most patriotic state in U.S.

By Myra Ruiz, WFF4

According to the Movoto Real Estate Blog, South Carolina is the most patriotic state in the country. The designation was based on data collected from sources that include the 2012 U.S. Census, the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, Google Trends, Facebook and Wikipedia.

Brief History Of Fireworks in America

Published: July 2, 2014

US citizens celebrate their independence day on 4 July every year following the declaration of freedom in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. City bells chimed, bands played when the Declaration of independence was loudly read to the citizens. Post 1941, on July 4, the country organizes patriotic speeches, pageants, parades, firing of cannons and guns and displays colorful fireworks as part of their grand celebration...