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4:10 am on Tuesday September 11, 2012

Bells to ring this morning in remembrance of 9/11

Today bells will ring out in a ceremony to remember September 11th that happened 11 years ago today. The Old Fire Department Bell Tower located behind 116 Meeting Street will start ringing at 9:58 a.m. and will be struck 343 times to mark the number...
2:31 am on Monday September 10, 2012

Annual September 11th memorial coming to downtown Beaufort

Flickr user alaz_ny America is once again approaching the anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks and the annual memorial service will once again be held at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in downtown Beaufort. It will run from 8:...
2:55 am on Monday October 10, 2011

Second Sunday on King Street returns on October 9 (Update: Photos)

Image by Flickr user kristinbadger Update October 10: The Post and Courier has posted a decent photo gallery from the October 9 installment; check it out here. First reporting: King Street will be closed to all vehicular traffic from Queen Street...
4:07 am on Wednesday September 14, 2011

Fire Engine 343 coming to Beaufort with steel from World Trade Center

Flickr user Arlington County FDNY Engine 343 On September 15, FDNY Engine 343 will travel from New York City to Beaufort carrying a special relic: a four foot piece of steel that was part of the superstructure of the World Trade Center prior to the...
8:34 am on Saturday September 10, 2011

Second Sunday on King Street returns with a 9/11 tribute

Image by Flickr user kristinbadgerWhile this Sunday is the somber 10th anniversary of 9/11, it's also the second Sunday of the month and the King Street shopping district will once again be closed all vehicular traffic during this month's 2nd Sunday...
7:05 am on Friday September 9, 2011

Commemorating 9/11: memorial services and events around town

Image by Flickr user royal19In memory of those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Towers and Pentagon, Charleston area organizations, businesses and musicians will be hosting events and memorial services in their honor...
5:20 am on Tuesday May 3, 2011

Hilton Head man who lost father on 9/11 reflects on bin Laden's death

Flickr user alaz_ny A Hilton Head Island man whose father died in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 was interviewed by WSAV and The Island Packet on Monday. We'll send you straight over to the coverage of this man, who shows a lot of...
7:57 am on Sunday September 12, 2010

A write-up and photos from the 9/11 memorial at Patriot's Point

Image by Flickr user jcolman Yesterday's events at Patriot's Point were one the Charleston area's largest remembrance services this year, and with the site being a military museum it makes sense. The Post and Courier was there and has a short write-...
4:37 pm on Friday September 10, 2010

Charleston September 11, 2001 remembrance events (updated)

Image by Flickr user MalNino Update at the bottom. As we approach the 9th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks multiple events are being held in the area to remember those lost. I've seen a couple roundups, but The Post and Courier's seems complete; read...
9:15 am on Friday September 11, 2009

The other September 11 tragedy: crash of Charlotte flight 212

Today of course marks the eighth year since the Twin Tower went down in New York City and a plane hurdled into the Pentagon in Washington D.C., but some are also remember this day for the loss of life it brought to 38 Charlestonians. On this day in...
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