South Carolina Room and Anderson Information
Courtesy of our South Carolina Room at the Main Branch, here you can find information pertaining to Anderson and South Carolina, current and past, and do genealogical and family research.
25 of the Palmetto State's most beloved authors introduce you to their most memorable dogs. There is Padgett Powell's "Ode to Spode," Josephine Humphrey's paean to a poodle, and Roger Pinckney's Daukuskie Dog-ageddon. From bird dogs to bad dogs, wild dogs to the Carolina dog--a wild dog in the Lowcountry whose ancestors may have accompanied the first Americans across the Bering ice bridge--get to know these canines and their literary companions.
Connect South Carolina - Increasing Broadband Access and Use. The Anderson County Technology Action Plan contains specific recommendations of projects to expand digital literacy, build awareness for the benefits of broadband, assist businesses with websites and social media, and improve the online presence of local governments, among others.
The Carolina Jessamine, the official State Flower of South Carolina, with its glossy, evergreen foliage and bright, deliciously fragrant flowers, is a characteristic feature of moist southern lowlands and is often planted to cover banks, fences, and trellises.