The Charleston


The Charleston was a popular dance craze in the 1920s. It got its name from a song of the same name in a Broadway show called Runnin' Wild. The composer said he was inspired by the music of the dockworkers in Charleston.

Idella Bodie


Idella Bodie passed away January 2, 2019 at the age of 93. She was a South Carolina native and authored 25 books for young readers throughout her career as a teacher.