Local Features

New Trail-based AmeriCorps program to launch Aug. 1

Staff Report https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/web1_palmettoconservationcorps.jpg https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/web1_AmericorpsLOGO.jpg NEWBERRY COUNTY — The Palmetto Conservation Corps, the only trail-based AmeriCorps service program for young adults in South Carolina, will launch Aug. 1, the Palmetto Conservation Foundation said. Corps members’ training […]


Lessons from outdoors

By Andrew Wigger awigger@civitasmedia.com Scott Ray, a natural resources staff officer for Francis Marion Sumter National Forest, shows a deer skull to this young Camp Conservation attendee while pointing out some features that help the […]