Award-Winning Television Series to Honor First Responders and Fallen Officer at Upstate Season Premiere



GREENVILLE, SC, October 4, 2016 – Creators of “Scaly Adventures”, an award-winning educational broadcast television series, announced today that they will screen the first episode of Season 4, “Gibbon ‘Em A Home” at a special community event honoring first responders and fallen Greenville Police Department Officer Allen Jacobs on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at Cedar Grove Elementary School in Williamston, South Carolina. Th e event will begin at 5:30 pm. Th e event will honor the work of first responders with special remarks by the cast of the series as well as presentations of items to the individual public safety departments for the town of Williamston, South Carolina by sponsors of the television series to include TRU-SPECMidwest Tongs, 5ive Star Gear, LazerWerk, and Bone Prophet, creators of the show’s music. The episode is dedicated to the memory of Officer Jacobs who was killed in the line of duty March 18, 2016.

“As television personalities, we feel that we have a responsibility to use our voice as a force of positive influence in our world and in our community.” says Richard Curren, co-host and director of the show. “To that end we have decided that the best place to share a message of positive support for those who serve our community was at a place where those they serve would be able to see characters they watch on television every week set an example of thanking and honoring these everyday heroes.” This led the cast to select Cedar Grove Elementary School as the site of the Season 4 premiere. In addition to the episode, special public service messages filmed by the cast with first responders will be shown covering such topics as staying in school, anti-bullying, anti-drug and inclusiveness messaging. Season 4 of Scaly Adventures will launch on the Daystar Network worldwide on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 12:30pm Eastern Standard Time.

Scaly Adventures is a broadcast television series created, filmed, produced and distributed by the Curren family: Richard, Tanya and Pierce of Greenville, South Carolina. Beginning with clips posted on YouTube, the family has grown Scaly Adventures to a broadcast television series seen weekly around the world on the Daystar network and multiple additional networks in the US and abroad. In 2012, Pierce Curren was the youngest person in the world hosting an internationally broadcast television series in the Animal/Adventure genre. The show focuses on adventure and animals by filming on location with a variety of venues to include police departments, zoos, private animal collections and public entertainment facilities. Scaly Adventures has featured such prominent locations as Dollywood, Biltmore Estate, Tiger World, American Eagle Foundation, Edisto Island Serpentarium, Knoxville Zoo, Zoo Atlanta, Rock City, Ruby Falls, Safe Haven & Educational Adventures, Ripley’s Aquarium, Monkey Island Rescue, University of Tennessee’s Veterinary College of Medicine, Kentucky Reptile Zoo and the Marietta GA Police Department. Additionally, the cast of Scaly Adventures regularly visits schools, community functions, children’s hospitals and other venues sharing a positive message to young people encouraging them to live a life of passion and purpose by following their dreams.


To learn more about Scaly Adventures and the Curren family, please visit the official Scaly Adventures website. You can also see additional information regarding upcoming events at the official Scaly Adventures Facebook page.


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