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2:50 am on Friday November 2, 2012

Beaufort gets a new Christmas tree

Submitted The sickly tree that was removed in April. Earlier this year came the sad word that the City of Beaufort had to remove its Christmas tree. The Leyland cypress tree was diseased and dying at its home in Freedom Park on Bay Street — but now...
4:19 am on Tuesday April 24, 2012

Beaufort's Christmas tree struck with disease; Removed from Freedom Park and to be replaced in fall

Submitted Update: A new tree has been put in place. A City of Beaufort crew removed the diseased and dying cypress tree from Freedom Park on Bay Street – the city's unofficial "Christmas tree" — on Monday and will replace it next fall with a...
2:09 am on Tuesday December 13, 2011

Beaufort County's Christmas tree lighting is December 12 (Update: Video)

Flickr user Shandi-lee Update December 13: WSAV was on hand as the Beaufort County Christmas tree was lit Monday night at the county building on Ribaut Road; check out their video up top or over here. First reporting: The Beaufort County Christmas...
3:05 am on Saturday November 26, 2011

Buy local this Christmas tree season

Christmas tree season is here, and along with the push to buy from local shops, one Johns Island tree farmer says to buy that tree locally too — straight from the farm local.
5:04 pm on Wednesday January 5, 2011

Christmas on King Street

I feel like I missed nearly all of Christmas in Charleston. I feel like I missed all of the New Year’s activities also, because, well, I did. But most of all, I missed Charleston itself.  Being gone half a month from this place will do that to you...
4:33 am on Thursday December 24, 2009

A spat over the Christmas tree in Colonial Lake

Image by Flickr user javaczuk Said lake, sans tree.In today's Post and Courier local Edward M. Gilbreth penned a piece rapping on the city for not doing and spending more to celebrate the Christmas holiday.  His grief largely focuses on the...
5:10 pm on Thursday December 3, 2009

Summerville kicks off Christmas season with a tree lighting (post-event update)

Image by Flickr user ~K~ Update December 3: The Summerville Journal Scene was there and has some pictures and a short write-up. Bummed out that you missed it? Don't shed too many tears as you can still catch Charleston's on Saturday or Mount...
10:48 am on Wednesday December 2, 2009

North Charleston starts up Christmas celebrations this week

Image by Flickr user ZanastardustThe City of North Charleston starts spreading the Christmas cheer this Thursday, December 3rd at 10 a.m. with a Winter Wonderland, a pre-school event at Armory Park. There are plenty more Christmas themed events on...
9:57 am on Wednesday December 2, 2009

Mount Pleasant kicks off Christmas on Wednesday (update: postponed)

Image by Mount Pleasant Update December 2: Given all the bad weather it's no surprise the tree lighting has been postponed. The town likely won't have a new date until tomorrow. Also, the Toys for Tots campaign is still on and will be held at the...
9:58 am on Tuesday November 17, 2009

S.C. Statehouse has it's very own 'recession tree'

Image by Flickr user TLA8Image by 20091117-tree.jpg The Christmas tree in front of the South Carolina Statehouse clearly reflects the state of the economy this year and has been dubbed by some as the "recession tree."