Old barn, Jacksonboro, S.C.

Old barn in morning light, near Jacksonboro, S.C.

Old barn in morning light, near Jacksonboro, S.C.

Note how the early morning sunlight made this old barn pop out of the shadows along S.C. Highway 264 near Jacksonboro, S.C., in rural Colleton County.

Along the edge of the Southern Crescent, the barn reflects a time gone by in a county that is poised for growth because of its proximity to Interstate 95 and the Charleston metropolitan area.

Walterboro is the seat of government in Colleton County.  It is home to 38,153 people, 21 percent of whom live at or below the federal poverty level.

Photo taken Oct. 1, 2014, by Andy Brack.  All rights reserved.