Examining Michelle Obama’s Lowcountry roots

Tiny fingers stitched a quilt Wednesday morning in a Georgetown elementary school up the South Carolina coastline. But they were actually piecing together something much larger, something that seems too big to be true. Their "story quilt" depicts First Lady Michelle Obama's family journey from a Lowcountry slave shack to the White House. Her Georgetown County roots are now bringing worldwide attention to the unique story the Lowcountry has to tell. Read More … [Read more...]