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Feb 17 2010

Notice of Re-Scheduled February 12 CSO Spiritual Ensemble Performance

New Date: Friday, March 5, 7:30pm Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Johns Island The CSO Spiritual Ensemble’s free performance of Spiritual Masterworks originally scheduled for Friday, February 12 will take place Friday March 5, 7:30pm at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 3871 Betsy Kerrison Parkway, Johns Island, SC. Those with free entry tickets for the original performance …

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Feb 13 2010

Snow on the coast! Be careful if you need to travel

Crews from the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) continue working around the clock and using all available resources in response to the winter weather event. Although snowfall has stopped in all areas of the state, there is an accumulation of snow, ice and slush on most roadways and crews are plowing and treating with …

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Feb 03 2010

180 degrees of inspiration

By Kristin Hackler It was six or so years ago when Bob LeFevre first pedaled his bicycle to Nancy Island, a small hammock island near the end of Jenkins Point. At the time there was only a farm on the far stretch of land; a handful of cows and a few shaggy goats lazily chewing …

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Feb 03 2010

Seabrook Town Council – January 26, 2010

Financials “This are unaudited, but I don’t think they’ll change a lot,” said Mayor Holtz as he read through the year end financials. Revenue for the year is $950,302.48, which is over the budgeted $860,400. The expenditures were dead on: $539,412.40 compared to a budget of $539,200. “McNulty [the former Mayor of Seabrook] should be …

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Feb 03 2010

Go, go, Greenway

Staff report On January 26, 2010, Dr. Paul Roberts and Al Burnaford of the Kiawah Island Roads Committee, with the support of Sam Reed from the Seabrook Island Roads Committee, and Joe Bunting, President of the Kiawah Island Community Association, gave a brief but thorough presentation of the potential Johns Island Greenway to the Property …

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Feb 03 2010

Captain Sam’s revetment a “shore” thing?

By Kristin Hackler On Monday, January 25, 2010, Chief Administrative Law Judge Ralph King Anderson III overturned the Department of Health and Environmental Control’s (DHEC) ruling for a 2,783 foot long revetment along the neck of Captain Sam’s Spit. The ruling followed a hearing wherein Kiawah Development Partners (KDP) contested DHEC’s ruling which limits the …

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Feb 03 2010

Starmageddon

By Jennifer Barbour Thousands of dead or dying sea stars washed ashore on our local beaches as winter storms ravaged the coastline recently, bringing below freezing temperatures and plenty of rain. This phenomenon, know as a “wreck of starfish”, is not unusual for the Atlantic. Residents have most likely observed an onslaught of marine life …

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Feb 03 2010

Exchange Club to debate Cap’n Sams Spit

The Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club is anticipating a lively discussion of the potential development of Cap’n Sams Spit by representatives of Kiawah Development Partners and the Coastal Conservation League at the regular meeting of the Exchange Club on the evening of Wednesday, March 3, 2010. The meeting will be held at the new Seabrook “Island House”, …

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Feb 03 2010

Christmas with the fishes

by Kristin Hackler On Friday, January 22, the fish of Palmetto Lake at the Seabrook Lake House were probably a bit surprised to receive a collection of their very own Christmas trees. Inspired by the SC Department of Natural Resources, Seabrook Islander and Wildlife & Lakes Committee member Jim Altemus suggested that the remaining Christmas …

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Feb 03 2010

Island Choraliers celebrate 10 years

For ten years, the Island Choraliers have been serenading barrier island residents with their unique blend of harmonies and classic selection of songs. This March 26 at 7pm, the Choraliers will celebrate their ten year anniversary with a reunion performance at the Church of Our Saviour on Betsy Kerrison Blvd. Among their song selections for …

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