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As his final term in office comes to a close, President Barack Obama has declared four sites in Beaufort County as national monuments to the Reconstruction Era. Recognizing the robust history of the coastal community developed by freed former slaves, the new Reconstruction Era National Monument includes the Brick Baptist Church and Darrah Hall at the Penn Center on St. Helena Island, as well as the Old Firehouse in downtown Beaufort and parts of Camp Saxton in Port Royal where the Emancipation Proclamation was read on New Year's Day in 1863. Comment?
In St. Helena Island yesterday , Congressman Jim Clyburn and the director of the National Park Service discussed what would need to happen to have a national Reconstruction monument established in the Lowcountry. Source: Beaufort Gazette In a private meeting Thursday between Trump attorney general pick U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions and North Charleston city and community leaders, Sessions reportedly did not say whether the Trump administration would pursue federal civil rights charges against ex-North Charleston cop Michael Slager. Comment?
Pre-trial motions were heard in Michael Slager's murder trial yesterday, including a final ruling on a motion to change the location of the trial, which Judge Clifton Newman denied. Source: P&C Chicago Cubs pitcher Carl Edwards Jr., a Prosperity, S.C. native, took the mound in extra innings relief yesterday to help the Cubs on their way to winning their first World Series title in more than a century. Comment?
"I pass what I know on to both the younger and older musicians these days. There is always a ton of people out there that haven't been discovered, and there will always be a ton of them out there that will never be discovered at any level." Comment?
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