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FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2012 file photo, a tour boat makes it way across the harbor in Charleston, S.C. State tourism officials announced on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 that South Carolina intends to award its tourism advertising contract, worth an estimated $57 million, to BFG Communications of Bluffton, S.C. Tourism is a $15 billion industry in the state. (AP Photo/Bruce Smith)