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6:24 am on Monday January 21, 2013

Tricentennial historical monument to be unveiled Sunday (Update: Coverage)

Submitted Update: The monument was unveiled on Sunday — The Island Packet offers a report and Eat Sleep Play Beaufort offers a dozen photos. The updated historical markers for Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park will be unveiled in a public ceremony...
3:04 am on Friday March 2, 2012

Beaufort 300 reaches goal of 300 donors for Tricentennial historical monument

A conceptual rendering of the monument. Update: The markers are being unveiled. Beaufort 300, the fundraising arm of the historic city's 300th birthday, has reached the goal of 300 contributors to erect updated historical markers in the Henry C....
4:33 am on Saturday January 28, 2012

Last chance to chip in and be listed on the Beaufort Tricentennial monument

A conceptual rendering of the monument. The fundraiser for the Beaufort 300 monument closes on January 31, and with it the chance to have your name inscribed on the set-to-be historical markers bound for the city’s Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park...
4:34 am on Monday March 8, 2010

Groundbreaking of Denmark Vesey monument revives an age old debate

The recent groundbreaking ceremony for a monument to honor the life of Denmark Vesey has reignited a debate between the people who think Vesey, a freedman who was accused of planning a slave rebellion in Charleston, should be lauded or think it's...
11:16 am on Tuesday January 19, 2010

Monument Foundation pitches idea for male Statue of Liberty for Patriots Point

Image by Flickr user Thomas Hawk Update January 20: The "design" has been revealed. First reporting: Stunned Patriots Point board members heard a proposal today for the construction of a male counterpart to the Statue of Liberty on Charleston...
5:21 pm on Friday August 29, 2008

New 10-foot-tall bulldog at The Citadel

Image by The CitadelImage by 20080829statue.jpg Michael Hamby created the monument, and Boo V posses with his likeness. Mascot tip: The General is the nephew of UGA V (that's Georgia's mascot) and also has ties to the United State Marine Corps...