Christmas presents for Pickens and Oconee kids

Oconee and Pickens County Children Need Your Help

The Country Santa organization has been collecting toys for needy South Carolina children since 1978. Each Christmas Eve they deliver toys and gifts to kids in the foothills and across the upstate. They need volunteers and donations from now until December 24th. The organization has currently collected enough gifts to help over 1,000 families in…

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Christmas Light Displays in Orangeburg & Anderson

Children’s Garden Christmas and Kid’s Walk The Children’s Garden Christmas in Orangeburg is a drive-through display with thousands of lights and Christmas themed scenes inside Edisto Memorial Gardens. The Kid’s Walk features interactive displays and colorful Christmas trees. Where: Edisto Memorial Gardens Orangeburg, South Carolina When: November 21, 2011 – January 1, 2012 Open seven…

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Two Fatal Accidents on South Carolina Roads

Man dies in motorcycle and tractor trailer wreck in Florence Last Wednesday night around 7:15 p.m., Joseph Gaskins, 36, was killed in a wreck near Scranton in Florence County. Gaskins allegedly struck an 18-wheeler while riding his motorcycle on West Lee Flowers Road. Close to 100 motorcyclists have died in South Carolina motorcycle accidents this…

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Caregiver Charged in Rock Hill Nursing Home Death

An 82-year-old resident of Rock Hill’s Oak Bridge Terrace Assisted Living Facility was found dead on Sunday, Nov. 13. Pauline Cook, of Gaston County, had moved into the Park Point Village Assisted Living Community, along Chesbrough Boulevard, eleven years ago. She was active and enjoyed visiting with her family and playing bingo. Investigators said she…

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Free Holiday Events in Greenville & Columbia

Greenville Spreading Holiday Cheer Enjoy free hot chocolate and apple cider as you listen to holiday music. Date and Time: Friday, December 9th 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Location: Bowater Amphitheater in Falls Park For more information call 1-828-450-3992   Lights on Augusta The Augusta Road Business Association presents their first-ever “Lights on Augusta” decorating…

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Anderson Man Charged With DUI in Crash That Injured A State Trooper

An Anderson man has been charged with driving under the influence after a crash that injured a South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper. A deputy with the Anderson County Police Department says that the 29-year-old alleged drunk driver was traveling south on state Highway 81 North when he turned his pickup truck into the path of…

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Seminar Outline

The National Business Institute asked me to speak on issues regarding subrogation and how they impact personal injury settlements. We have collaborated on an outline for the seminar. It is set forth below. I. MEDICAL BILLS, STATUTORY and CONTRACTUAL LIENS, AND NEGOTIATION – Edwin Turnage A. Typical Bodily Injury Releases and Indemnification B. Payments to…

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Doctors refuse to take bitter no-gift medicine

Drugmaker freebies can lead to harm for patients, some say By Bruce JapsenTribune staff reporterPublished April 26, 2007 Whether it be Subway sandwiches for the office staff or reimbursement for continuing education, gifts showered upon doctors by drug- and medical device-makers have become so pervasive that they are a standard part of virtually every U.S.…

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Doctors refuse to take bitter no-gift medicine

Drugmaker freebies can lead to harm for patients, some say By Bruce JapsenTribune staff reporterPublished April 26, 2007 Whether it be Subway sandwiches for the office staff or reimbursement for continuing education, gifts showered upon doctors by drug- and medical device-makers have become so pervasive that they are a standard part of virtually every U.S.…

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Insurance Company Exec receives $22.5M salary

By Eileen Alt PowellApril 11, 2007 Martin J. Sullivan, who has been running insurance giant American International Group Inc. since the ouster of longtime chief executive Maurice “Hank” Greenberg, received compensation valued at nearly $22.5 million (euro16.82 million) in 2006, according to a regulatory filing. Sullivan, 52, who is president and chief executive of AIG,…

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