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4:10 am on Tuesday September 11, 2012

Bells to ring this morning in remembrance of 9/11

Today bells will ring out in a ceremony to remember September 11th that happened 11 years ago today. The Old Fire Department Bell Tower located behind 116 Meeting Street will start ringing at 9:58 a.m. and will be struck 343 times to mark the number...
5:45 am on Monday March 5, 2012

With fewer than 30 left, South Carolina's fire towers dwindle

Image by Flickr user Let Ideas Compete The Post and Courier catchest the story of South Carolina's fading fire towers.