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10:07 am on Saturday August 16, 2014

Old downtown Piggly Wiggly to be partly demolished

The old Piggly Wiggly building on Port Republic Street is set to become "Tabby Place" this spring — an event space with space for up to 300.
1:56 am on Tuesday May 13, 2014

Old Marine Corps exchange building coming down on Parris Island

The vacant building will come down sometime in the next 30 days and may later become a park.
3:41 am on Tuesday February 5, 2013

Abandoned home Beaufort's Historic District coming down (Update: Video)

Update: The Island Packet shares a video of the now-pummeled home coming down, truck with chain and all; see it here. First reporting: A home at the corner of Duke and Monson streets is being torn down after its owner finally won his appeal to...
5:10 am on Sunday October 2, 2011

Dilapidated Civil War era home demolished in downtown Beaufort

The partly crumbled home at 1012 Congress Street in downtown Beaufort made of fade wood, boarded up windows, and a roof with vines growing on it met its end on Monday. The "freedman's cottage" style home had been approved for demolition by the city...
7:00 am on Wednesday January 20, 2010

19th century Spring Street house demolished after years of vacancy

Image by Flickr user teresiaThe 19th century wood-frame, ivy riddled house that stood at 194 Spring Street on the Crosstown Expressway was demolished yesterday after two decades of vacancy and neglect. The City of Charleston usually rules against...
3:18 am on Wednesday January 13, 2010

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition crew gets to work on Horry County home

The "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" crew demolished the Horry County home of Amanda and Derrick Suggs yesterday with the help of heavy-duty machinery and some WWE wrestlers. In just seven days, the construction crew will work to complete and brand...