Beaufort News

County proclaims October 'archaeology month'

Beaufort County will celebrate archaeology throughout October.

To commemorate the month, Jim Spirek, director of the S.C. Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology, will discuss Civil War shipwrecks in South Carolina at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 17 in County Council chambers, 100 Ribaut Road, Beaufort.

The event is free and open to the public.