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SUNSET, S.C., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In the mountains of western South Carolina, on a private property in the picturesque, lake-dotted town of Sunset, you'll find a most unusual lawn ornament. It rises 60' toward the sky, which, for the measurement-impaired, is about five stories, according to auction firm Tranzon Fox. This towering ornament is a natural waterfall, resplendent as the breathtaking focal point of owner Roger Abercrombie's 5.8-acre property that might be more rightly termed a mountain oasis.

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Mel Tucker spent his debut season leading Michigan State attempting to establish a culture. That included figuring out who fit the new direction of the program and who didn’t. The result is a team that’s personnel will look much different in the fall than it did in 2020, or even during the open spring practice on April 24. Michigan State has had 26 players enter the portal since November, ...

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On the Job with Right Rev. Sean Rowe, Episcopal Bishop - News - GoErie.com A "commuting canon" in the Erie-based Episcopal Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania is headed to South Carolina to become a bishop. The Rev. Ruth Woodliff-Stanley is canon for strategic change in the Episcopal Dioceses of Western New York and Northwestern Pennsylvania. The bishop for those partnered dioceses in Buffalo ...

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MINNEAPOLIS – Long before this season's fishing opener, a few Minnesota anglers were avidly casting lines into the water and hauling in hefty catches. But they weren't hooking walleye, bass or northern pike. They were hoping to reel in an antique metal sign, a safe full of money, maybe even a gun. It's part of a new, and admittedly niche, sport of magnet fishing, where you "fish" with a ...

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May 13—There's plenty of gasoline available in southeast Louisiana — as long as nobody panics. Area fuel suppliers said Wednesday that the supply disruptions in other Southern states caused by the Colonial Pipeline shutdown have largely spared Baton Rouge, New Orleans and most of the state's other metro areas. And while they cautioned that drivers could create a shortage if everyone panicked ...

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May 12—WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs will designate specialized offices to handle veterans' claims of military sexual trauma in an effort to reduce the rate that the claims are denied, the agency announced Wednesday. Government watchdogs have recently criticized the agency's handling of claims for military sexual trauma. The VA Office of Inspector General and the Government ...

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May 13—Robert Caslen resigned as president of the University of South Carolina on Wednesday, bringing his short but controversial stint at the helm of the state's flagship public university to a quick end. Caslen will be replaced in the interim by former USC President Harris Pastides, according to an email from USC spokesman Jeff Stensland. "Trust is the most important ingredient of effective ...

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May 13—University of South Carolina President Bob Caslen announced his resignation Wednesday night, less than two years after the retired Army general was hired by the university's board of trustees. Both Caslen's hiring and resignation were marked by controversy, much of it outside the realm of athletics. But what does his departure mean for Gamecock sports? Here are some quick answers to the ...

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May 13—Nearly half the businesses in Michigan are looking for workers while the state and federal governments continue to pay jobless benefits to 238,000 residents. That's a disconnect that must be remedied if Michigan is to take full advantage of a building surge in the economy as the COVID-19 pandemic wanes. At its worst, the pandemic put more than 1 million Michiganians out of work. With so ...

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May 13—There are several reasons James Craig is the right Republican gubernatorial candidate for this election cycle. First, the Detroit police chief, though a Republican, has been nonpartisan publicly, appropriate for his job as a mayoral appointee in an overwhelmingly Democratic city. Although he's conservative on public safety issues, he's never engaged in partisan politics in this state. ...