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7:26 am on Sunday October 4, 2009

270 years after the bloody Stono Slave Rebellion

Image by UGAImage by 20091004-stono.jpg After their uprising, the slaves headed south towards St. Augustine, where the Spanish had promised land.September marked the 270th anniversary of one of the bloodiest slave rebellions that Charleston ever saw...
12:06 pm on Thursday October 1, 2009

Revisiting the Stono slave rebellion of 1739

Image by Library of CongressImage by 20091001-rebel.jpg The Moultrie News has taken a look back to 270 years ago at the Stono Slave Rebellion - a conspiracy involving 60 runaway slaves that caused a serious uproar along the South Carolina coast.