Ever wonder why South Carolina is called the Palmetto State and why there's a palmetto tree and crescent on our state flag. As Eric explains in today's virtual tour video, it all goes back to the Battle of Sullivan's Island.
Be careful what you wish for when you're dealing with an angry artist. City of Charleston leaders found that out the hard way when they turned down a painting they commissioned and told the painter he had to do another one. Today's Charleston history video shows you what the artist did.
Today's virtual tour takes you to Fort Moultrie on Sullivan's Island. Fort Moultrie has played a role in coastal defense from the Revolution through WWII. It's now a National Historic Park that you can visit!