A Spanish olive jar discovered this year off Parris Island is hundreds of years old and might have been tied to the Santa Elena settlement, according to a report released Thursday, August 10, 2017, but archaeologists say there is no way to pinpoint the exact period.
The U.S. Marine Corps produced this 75th anniversary video explaining the importance of the battle of Guadalcanal. On Aug. 7, 1942, the Marines launched a surprise attack on the Pacific island, beginning a lengthy that, at great cost to both sides, gave the U.S. a strategic airbase.
Sgt. Quaylain Brown and his quick reaction saved the life of one of his recruits who started to choke on a turkey sandwich after returning to his barracks after having dental surgery. Watch as he demonstrates how he did it and what the recruit remembers from the incident.
A National Park Service grant will help define a Revolutionary War battlefield in northern Beaufort County and record what fighting took place. The Battle of Port Royal Island was held near what is now MCAS Beaufort.