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11:33 pm on Tuesday July 15, 2014

In video: North Charleston's 4th of July fireworks, fun from the air

Check out this video of the festival at Riverfront Park from 500 feet.
2:51 am on Friday July 5, 2013

In video: Port Royal's Fourth of July celebration

The Fourth of July celebration got off to a soggy start in Port Royal, and if you didn't brave the weather, catch a video recap of the fireworks and Marine Corps Band at the Sands.
1:54 am on Thursday July 4, 2013

Photos: Military families enjoy Freedom Fest

Military dependents enjoy a fireworks show June 28 during the 2013 Freedom Fest at Marrington Plantation at Joint Base Charleston – Weapons Station, S.C. Nearly 1,500 airmen, sailors, civilians and their families attended the celebration which...
10:35 pm on Tuesday July 2, 2013

A roundup of 4th of July in Charleston

Independence Day is almost here and it’s time to start planning your night.
10:25 pm on Tuesday July 2, 2013

Where you can and can't set off fireworks this Fourth

July Fourth is almost here, and if you live in much of the Tri-County area you're probably OK, to set off your personal contribution of noise and light, but not in the City of Charleston or many beach communities. 
7:30 am on Saturday June 1, 2013

With a massive firework show, Fourth of July fest returning to North Charleston

North Charleston's annual Fourth of July celebration will return to Riverfront Park on Thursday, July 4, from 3 to 10 p.m.  Yes, it's the largest show of fireworks in the Lowcountry and one of the largest in the State of South Carolina.  The event...
5:46 am on Saturday June 1, 2013

Parris Island calls off 4th of July celebration, Port Royal will go on

The sequestration has forced Parris Island to call off its annual public Fourth of July celebration, but the town of Port Royal is still celebrating, with both fireworks and the Parris Island Marine Band.
2:03 am on Monday December 17, 2012

Alcohol is gone from Folly Beach's sand, but quiet times are still silent

Image by YouTube user "MrPkzip" The video with shouts of "USA, USA" that added fuel to the fire.It's been more than six months since Folly Beach kicked alcohold off its beach in hopes of less routy times, but over at The Holy City Sinner, it's...
1:20 am on Tuesday September 4, 2012

Permanent Folly Beach alcohol ban gets closer to reality

Image by Flickr user oemebamoUpdate 3: A third reading of the permanent ban is due to come before council on Friday — and the effects of the temporary ban on Labor Day are sure to weigh in. For the ban: Routy crowds were not a problem this holiday....
10:26 am on Monday September 3, 2012

Video from the South Carolina 'Salute from the Shore' to honor military forces

On July Fourth, for the third year in a row a group of military aircraft flew the length of South Carolina's shoreline in a tribute to America's armed forces. Now, in a timely release for a holiday that honors America's workers — that's today, Labor...