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9:54 pm on Saturday April 14, 2012

Charleston Area Ghosts: Alice Flagg, 1833-1849

“Alice’s hand went to her heart. With this ring….” Nancy Rhyne, 1926-  Gordon Mercer & Marcia Mercer, Columnists                          The sun was setting near Pawleys Island and it was a cool evening.    “I’m going to the car to warm up. You...
1:14 am on Friday November 4, 2011

Neighborhood fed up with anonymous beer can chucker (Updated)

Flickr user dharmabumx (Updates at the bottom.) Folks are fed up and putting up signs to try and stop whoever is regularly tossing a beer can nearly every weekday onto the shoulder of the road near St. Helena’s Episcopal Church's cemetery. The...
5:24 am on Saturday October 31, 2009

Former S.C. lawmaker found with stripper in a cemetery sex spot (updated)

Image by Flickr user NatalieMaynorImage by 20091028-cemetery.jpg Oct. 31 Update: Looks like we're not the only ones to get a laugh out of this story. South Carolina's cemetary sex scandal made the Leno show. "To be fair ... people do grieve...
2:29 am on Wednesday October 14, 2009

Vandals damage more than 50 graves in upstate cemetery

Image by Flickr user Leonard John MatthewsImage by 20091013-graves.jpg Spartanburg TV station WYFF reports that vandals opened at least one grave and knocked over around 50 headstones in a historic upstate cemetery.