March 21, 2008 RSS feed / News

Mullins family donates valuable Civil War letter to the South Caroliniana Library

A letter written by South Carolina soldier, William Sidney Mullins that captured the gory details of the battle of First Manassas, will find a new home at South Caroliniana Library at USC. Edward Mullins Jr. More...

Indian Waters Council honors its most outstanding Boy Scouts

Photo contributed by Jessica Lee Dunning The 2007 Eagle Scouts Class of the Indian Waters Council Boy Scouts of America was honored March 13, 2008, at Embassy Suites. More...

Where do your tax dollars go?

Easy access to local government spending became available in S.C. in early March 2008 at www.ssl.sc.gov/Spending- Transparency. Gov. More...

Atomic Bomb dropped on Florence, S.C., March 11, 1958

March 11, 1958, was almost a Day of Infamy for the people of South Carolina. A U.S. Air Force B- 47 bomber headed for England dropped an atomic bomb on Mars Bluff in Florence County. A historical monument proposed by Stephen C. More...