Autumn

Beaches to Woodlands Tour boosts off-season tourism

Beaches to Woodlands Tour boosts off-season tourism

For coastal communities, Labor Day weekend often marks the end of the peak season. Belts are tightened. Hotel room rates are reduced to attract more visitors. For county government, that dip in visitors typically comes with a decline in collections of bed taxes, the tax charged on temporary accommodations. Read the full article in the […]

Today in History

Today in History

Today is Thursday, Sept. 22, the 266th day of 2016. There are 100 days left in the year. Autumn arrives at 10:21 a.m. Eastern time. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 22, 1776, during the Revolutionary War, Capt. Nathan Hale, 21, was hanged as a spy by the British in New York. On this date: […]

Sonshine Family Farms Corn Mazes and mini golf

Sonshine Family Farms features two mazes in one with games to play inside the mazes. Playground area with swings, slides, kiddie train ride, zip line, horse and pony rides, petting zoo, tether ball courts, 9 hole mini golf course, corn toss boards, picnic tables under shade trees and a concession stand with refreshments and food. […]