The Talladega Racetrack in Alabama was originally slated to be built in Spartanburg, S.C. David Pearson, Cotton Owens and Bud Moore, all of whom are Spartanburg natives, are among those who share their thoughts on what might have been.
Imagine That is responsible for helping youth deal with difficult, serious issues, such as substance abuse, violence, teen pregnancy, and much more. These issues are addressed through a unique form of expression, improvisational theatre. Interactively with the audience, cast members are able to act out situations and explore possible solutions through the art of theatre and the use of improvisation. Imagine That takes on the task of opening the minds of youth and adults by addressing social issues in a safe environment, encouraging open discussion, evoking emotional responses, and inspiring positive change. This innovative group is becoming well-known for its impact in the Upstate community.
Environmental sustainability is very important in protecting our resources and livability. Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina is one of the leaders in applying this to Campus and Community life.