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The Echo Theater is seen on Dec. 10, 2020, in Laurens, S. C. The Echo Project is working to renovate the building that once housed the racist Redneck Shop into a community center and racial reconciliation museum. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins)

Work begins to turn SC racist store into racial harmony site

Dec. 31, 2020 11:03 AM EST

LAURENS. S.C. (AP) — Regan Freeman had spent more than a year organizing a project to tell the story of a Black South Carolina pastor who reached out to Ku Klux Klan members who wanted him dead because of his race. Freeman thought he knew the story well. Then came a tweet that led to two gray storage tubs...