Most People Don’t Know The Meaning Behind These 24 South Carolina Towns

What’s in a name? Hundreds upon thousands of people have asked this question before on many different subjects, but I have answers for you on this one. There are many towns in South Carolina that people refer to by a name we may not know of; their nickname. I knew of a few, but when I went searching for curiosity’s sake I found that we have a whole slew of them here and some of the stories behind them are quite interesting. Here are 24 towns, their nicknames, and the “rest of the story”…

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What do you think about names? I thought they were quite interesting and amusing. Does your city have a nickname that I didn’t mention? If so, please let us know about it in the comments below.