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3:33 am on Saturday May 12, 2012

Photo of the Day: The French Huguenot Church

Image by Churches of America The ceiling of the French Huguenot Church at the corner of Church and Queen street is the third church to sit on the spot. The present Gothic Revival style building was constructed in 1844 and designed by Edward Brickell...
8:58 am on Monday April 4, 2011

Charleston's holy steeples in HDR photography (update: Image collection expands)

Update April 4: Hyatt has added another collection of shots from inside of the abandoned St. Matthew's Baptist Church in Charleston. Located on Huger Street just off of Meeting, the church has suffered its fair share of vandalism. the images are...
1:14 pm on Monday December 27, 2010

Touring a South Carolina church made of one solid brick

Image by WikipediaWhile it's a ways from Charleston and far closer to Columbia, the Church of the Holy Cross in Stateburg is still quite interesting and, in many ways, bests even the churches of Charleston.  It is the only the church in South...
1:02 am on Tuesday March 9, 2010

Cathedral of St. John The Baptist gets its steeple

Image by Monte After spending 100 years without a tower, the Cathedral of St. John The Baptist finally received its steeple -- at the very top sits the cupola.
12:44 pm on Friday July 17, 2009

Touring the Lowcountry's old back road churches

Image by Paul Zoeller/Summerville Journal SceneImage by 20090717-biggins.jpg Anglican Church on Biggin Hill (near Moncks Corner) was burned by the British in 1781.Paul Zoeller has been back at it and shares a nice photo essay of iconic Lowcountry...
5:26 am on Saturday August 2, 2008

Graffiti complaints down

Image by Flickr user anarchosynImage by 20080802graffiti.jpg Art or vandalism? Well, the city of Charleston obviously goes with the latter. There's been a 70 percent decline in graffiti complaints since December, The Post and Courier reports, but...