NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 10, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Lone Star, South Carolina: Mark Potter) The controversy over the proposal to build an expensive highway & bridge through the South Carolina wetlands, connecting the declining communities of Rimini & Lone Star, examined; details given of opposition from environmentalists and charges of racism; scenes shown from the Sparkleberry Swamp. [Rimini resident Jack DENNIS, Sumter County resident Robin INABINET, South Carolina Sierra Club Dell ISHAM- oppose the project.] [Representative James CLYBURN- says he’s taking affirmative steps to bring infrastructure to these communities.] [Santee Lynches Regional Council of Governments James DARBY- says we must have the quality of life that benefits the people of this area.]