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9:11 am on Thursday May 17, 2012

North Charleston Arts Festival Judged Fine Art & Photography Competition Winners Announced

Fine artists and amateur and professional photographers from across the state were invited to participate in the 2012 Judged Fine Art and Judged Photography Competitions & Exhibitions, presented annually as a component of the North Charleston...
4:22 am on Thursday September 15, 2011

It's a deal: Land sale aims to buffer, protect Angel Oak Park

Image by Ken Hawkins/TheDigitel The tree is believed to be some 1,400 years old.Update September 15: Charleston City Council has given final approval for the deal to buy the 6.5 acres at a reduced price of $339,000. Update September 7: If you've...
4:11 am on Saturday May 28, 2011

Photographer's naked photo shoot at Angel Oak prompts sirens (update: photos)

Image by TheDigitelUpdate May 28: Photographer Jack Gescheidt has published a few of his photos from that controversial day. You can see them over on his site, but as you might expect they're not safe for work viewing, but by the same not they're...
12:42 am on Wednesday May 19, 2010

The Angel Oak

Image by Joseph Nienstedt You've seen a lot photos of this magnificent oak but this one's a stand out.
6:01 am on Wednesday March 24, 2010

What you give up when you get something in politics

Image by Flickr user Mr Dodgy It's a perfect world ... if you just make this choice?Greg Hambrick over at the Charleston City Paper has put together a set of poignant reminders on how rarely a decision is a win-win in politics.  Example: You may...
5:26 am on Friday June 26, 2009

Plan for Angel Oak development passes, faces more review

Image by Ken Hawkins/TheDigitelImage by 20090626-angel-oak.jpg The tree 1,400-year-old tree is so massive it needs mans' help to stay intact on some branches. A scaled-back, but still controversial development proposal for land next to the ancient...
3:23 am on Friday June 5, 2009

Buy your own little Angel Oak

Image by Flickr user apoxapoxImage by 20090604-trees.jpg Why plant a regular old sapling when you could be planting one with some serious historical roots attached? Through its Historic Tree Program, American Forests will ship you the offspring of...
6:33 am on Tuesday May 12, 2009

P&C implores officials to buy up Angel Oak land

Image by Ken Hawkins/TheDigitelImage by 20090512-angel-oak.jpgAn editorial over at The Post and Courier says the city and county should come together to buy up much land around the Angel Oak to prevent it from being consumed in phase two of the...
11:11 am on Friday April 17, 2009

Developers scale back Angel Oak Village; debate continues

Despite considerable scaling back of development plans, resistance to the proposed Angel Oak Development remains staunch. Hop on over to The Post and Courier for the latest. Also of note is that the man who owned the Angel Oak for 25 years has made...
6:27 am on Friday April 10, 2009

City board shows concern over proposed Angel Oak development

A city board was hardly excited over proposed plans for a proposed development near the prized Angel Oak tree. Read more stories on this subject in our Angel Oak topic page.The Post and Courier was at Thursday's meeting and reports the Commercial...