Thirsty? Quench Your Thirst In SC Old 96 District

Maybe it’s cooler days or a natural desire to socialize, but South Carolinians have always had a thirst for their own unique beverages – whether sweet tea, cold beer or that well-known backwoods potion, “white lightning,” aka moonshine. Dating back to Prohibition, are backwoods moonshine stills, where farmers turned corn and sugar into liquid gold. After […]

South Carolina Peach Capital

    South Carolina ranks #2 in peach production in the United States, second only to California. Edgefield County, in the heart of the Old 96 District, is considered “The Peach Capital of the World”. This region produces 60 percent of South Carolina’s peaches. Peaches have been an important commercial crop in South Carolina dating […]

Pleasant Lane Acres Bed & Breakfast in Old 96 District: A Refuge in the Country

Pleasant Lane Acres Bed & Breakfast in the Old 96 District is a beautiful refuge in the country.  The B & B  is several miles outside of historic Edgefield, South Carolina. As you get closer to your destination, the city will fade away and the homes and businesses in the Old 96 District are replaced by […]

Scuba Diving in Lake Thurmond, South Carolina

As the publisher of a magazine about SCUBA diving on shipwrecks, you can imagine how excited I was when I learned about a location in the Old Ninety Six district of South Carolina perfectly suited for training. As with all sports, training is essential to honing your skills in order to have a safer and […]

The Palmetto Shooting Complex at the NWTF

The Palmetto Shooting Complex at the National Wild Turkey Federation in Edgefield, S.C. is where individuals both young and old come to enjoy shooting sports. Since opening last fall, the 300-acre facility has hosted more than a dozen shooting events and welcomed more than 6,000 shooters and 20,000 visitors. And the facility is only going […]

Bed & Breakfasts and Inns in the Old 96 District, South Carolina Part 2

I recently wrote a post about the Bed & Breakfasts and Inns in the Old 96 District. Filled with history, southern charm and warm, friendly inn keepers, the accommodations in the Old 96 District are worth the trip. There are so many beautiful, cozy B &B’s and Inns in the O ld 96 District that […]

Cozy B&B’s and Inns in Old 96 District South Carolina

We all have different ideas of what a vacation is. Some picture sun bathing on white sandy beaches, sipping on a fruity drink with an umbrella. I think of a bed so soft that even Sleeping Beauty’s prince could not wake me. My vision of a perfect break from real life is scrumptious home cooked […]

Biking For Everyone in Old 96 District, South Carolina

John F. Kennedy once said, “Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike.” Whether it’s a tricycle, road bike, mountain bike or tandem bike; riding is fun. I have fond memories of my nine-year-old self, whizzing through my neighborhood on my sparkling hot pink Huffy with the banana seat and flowered basket. Millions […]

Geocaching in Old 96 District

State parks in the Old 96 District keep us entertained throughout the year. Hiking, biking, canoeing and camping can keep even the most active person busy. With all that the Old 96 District has to offer, treasure hunting can be added to the list. Hidden behind a rest room, under a picnic bench or in […]