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1:51 pm on Monday April 1, 2013

The Onion: S.C. proudly flies Hardee's flag from State Capitol

Faced with mounting pressure from critics who say it sends the wrong message about the state, residents of South Carolina have mounted a vociferous defense of their right to fly the Hardee’s flag from the top of their capitol building, reports...
10:30 pm on Friday January 11, 2013

Following a dispute over POW/MIA flag, Chucktown Tavern readies a move

Image by ABC News 4 Nearly nine months after a dispute over the raising of the POW/MIA flags at a Market Street location, Chucktown Tavern appears ready to part ways with its landlord, The Beach Company, citing a hike in rent and the flag situation...
8:35 am on Tuesday September 11, 2012

Photo of the Day: NMB Firefighters remember 9/11

Stacy Snellings A group of North Myrtle Beach Firefighters were spotted this morning walking the beach in full gear proudly waving American flags to honor those lost, including their brothers in arms on September 11th. 2001. The above photo was...
7:26 am on Monday April 23, 2012

POW-MIA, American flags once again flying in front of Market Street bar (Update)

Image by Flickr user jcolman Update April 23: The Post and Courier reports that about 75 veterans showed up at Chucktown Tavern on Sunday to witness and participate in a proper flag raising ceremony. First reporting: Due to Charleston zoning, the...
8:14 am on Thursday September 15, 2011

Beaufort's 'unsurrendered flag' goes on exhibit; Beaufort artillery discussed at a dinner

SC Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum To mark the sesquicentennial of the Civil War, the Historic Beaufort Foundation is hosting a pair of events: An exhibit of a restored “unsurrendered” flag from the war and a lecture dinner on the...
8:23 am on Thursday June 9, 2011

The National 9/11 flag will be at Myrtle Beach convention center today

Flickr user kitch The tour of the National 9/11 flag will make its way to Myrtle Beach and displayed at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center on today. The flag was destroyed in the aftermath of the World Trade Center attacks on September 11 and...
1:06 am on Sunday March 20, 2011

Artist revisits Beaufort for his rooftop series of work, '50 Flags Across America'

Scott LoBaido A project to dot each state with a giant American flag in the form of a rooftop mural, just got a fix me up at Sgt. White's BBQ across from Beaufort City Hall. As part of artist Scott LoBaido's 50-state rooftop mural project, "50...
9:58 am on Thursday March 25, 2010

Rep. Limehouse: Make a specialty plate to support Civil War-era flag

Image by Staff illustration, base image by Flickr user Ravenelle My best guess as to the possible design. Rep of Berkeley and Charleston counties, Chip Limehouse has just what South Carolina needs (along with co-sponsors Vick, Bingham, Hardwick and...
8:35 am on Saturday March 6, 2010

Civil War flag 'Big Red' back at The Citadel

Image by State Historical Society of Iowa After going missing for 150 years, the battle flag "Big Red" is back in Charleston on a four-year loan from the State Historical Society of Iowa to The Citadel.
2:26 am on Friday March 5, 2010

Henry Rollins performing spoken word at the Music Farm (update it's today!)

Image by Flickr user meeshy meesh Update March 5:  The City Paper has picked up the story again.  And now you only have 2 more days, so you should get tickets (they're still available for $20.)  According to the Farm the doors open and 7 and he...