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3:19 pm on Friday December 23, 2011

Escape To Brookgreen Gardens

*Originally published on August 5, 2010 on MBScene* Most people come to Myrtle Beach for all of our great attractions and nightlife, causing a great hustle and bustle throughout one's vacation. But, whatever happened to relaxation? Sure spending an...
8:45 am on Saturday February 19, 2011

A 'deer-pig' comes to the Columbia zoo

Been a while since you've been the Columbia zoo? Well, the Riverbanks Zoo has added an odd new species: A male babirusa, a long legged "pig-deer" from Indonesia. Bertello is one-and-a-half years old and weight some 70 pounds — a little more than one...
8:45 am on Wednesday February 16, 2011

A 'deer-pig' comes to the Columbia zoo

Image by Richard Rokes/Riverbanks Zoo Bertello the babirusa.Been a while since you've been the Columbia zoo? Well, the Riverbanks Zoo has added an odd new species: A male babirusa, a long legged "pig-deer" from Indonesia. Bertello is one-and-a-half...
11:21 am on Wednesday July 16, 2008

Columbia zoo's hippo euthanized

Image by Riverbanks ZooImage by 20080716hippo.jpg Sadly, this 35-year-old hippo had to be put down for health issues. On Tuesday, Columbia's Riverbanks Zoo euthanized Montgomery the hippopotamus. The hippo was suffering from "several chronic medical...
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