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Do Solunar tables really work?

A day-and-a-half after the largest partial eclipse of the moon that any of us will ever see, interest in the moon, moon phases and how they affect life here on planet Earth are at an all-time high. 

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Outdoors: Fall bass-fishing tactics

Something about falling leaves and bass fishing just naturally goes hand in hand. It’s a great time to pick up a bait-casting rod armed with just about anything in your arsenal and start chunking.

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Outdoors: The art of camouflage

Hunters get so caught up in trying to look camouflaged that often the true meaning of the word is lost — to blend in with the surroundings to the extent that the prey doesn’t know it’s being hunted.

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Outdoors: Last-minute deer hunting

Today marks the last Saturday of primitive weapons season for both Game Zones 1 and 2 in South Carolina. On Monday, the regular firearms season began in the Upstate, and the bulk of people who deer hunt began taking to the woods.

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Outdoors: Rise of the armadillos

South Carolina is apparently a pretty popular place — not just with residents from other states and countries who have decided to relocate to the Palmetto State, but also with various species of wildlife.

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