Beachgoers at the Isle of Palms, S.C., look up during the Aug. 21 solar eclipse. The 1.6 million travelers made it South Carolina’s largest-ever tourist event.
Beachgoers at the Isle of Palms, S.C., look up during the Aug. 21 solar eclipse. The 1.6 million travelers made it South Carolina’s largest-ever tourist event. Mic Smith AP
Beachgoers at the Isle of Palms, S.C., look up during the Aug. 21 solar eclipse. The 1.6 million travelers made it South Carolina’s largest-ever tourist event. Mic Smith AP

As the solar eclipse darkened skies, it made SC cash registers go ka-ching!

September 22, 2017 11:31 AM