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9:01 am on Monday February 25, 2013

Gaillard grave count reaches 37, plus a cannon ball

An additional eight sets of human remains has brought the tally to 37 for the number of graves found underneath the Gaillard Auditorium construction site, also uncovered was a cannonball believed to be from the Revolutionary War-era.
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...
7:48 am on Monday March 29, 2010

Grave rediscovered of pre- and post-revolutionary Charleston figure

Thomas Bee played a large role in the evolution of the Lowcountry in the years prior to and after the Revolutionary War -- but for years his burial site was a mystery.  No longer. A surveyor recently happened upon his burial site. The Post and...
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.
3:40 pm on Saturday September 13, 2008

Hundreds of graves reburied at Citadel stadium

[gmap markers=blue::32.79342567591871,-79.95645761489868 |zoom=14 |center=32.79367820666708,-79.95667219161987 |width=220px |height=220px |control=Small |type=Map] Back in 2004 when The Citadel was getting ready to renovate the Johnson Hagood...