Jun 23 2010

Show off your etiquette

Calling all upcoming 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students! This summer is a great time to become a member of the J.E.T. Set. The Junior Etiquette Team , commonly known as J.E.T., is an extra-curricular activity group for pre-teens. From polishing table manners to Internet safety, pre-teens will be exposed to life lessons and more …

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Jun 23 2010

Wine strolls at Middleton Place

Provided by Middleton Plantation The popular Summer Wine Strolls continue at Middleton Place through November. From 5:30-7:00 pm, enjoy strolling through America’s oldest landscaped gardens while sampling a variety of summer wines. The wine tastings, offered each Wednesday, will take place in a different garden location each week. Middleton Place garden interpreters will also be …

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Jun 11 2010

Haunted Secrets of Johns Island

By Kristin Hackler Buried along the back roads of Johns Island, built more than 200 years ago, is a creaking old home shrouded in mystery. Its grounds are covered in live oaks draped in ghostly Spanish moss and winds kick up at the oddest times. On the hill to the back of the property is …

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Jun 11 2010

Second round results for SC Governor’s Cup Billfishing Series

Provided by the SC Dept. of Natural Resources Round two of the 22nd Annual SC Governor’s Cup Billfishing Series took place over the last weekend in May at the Georgetown Landing Marina. Also known as the 43rd Annual Georgetown Blue Marlin Billfish Tournament, the second round saw Caramba tie with Game On for first place …

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Jun 11 2010

10,000 shades of red and blue: Rosebank Farms 5th Annual Hydrangea Festival

Provided by Rosebank Farms June 12 and 13 celebrates one of the things we love most about the Lowcountry; our annual Hydrangea Festival at Rosebank Farms. During the festival, owners Sidi Limehouse and Louise Bennett invite everyone to drop by and view these spectacular Southern favorites. Sidi continues to add to his collection of more …

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Jun 11 2010

Spice up your evening with J.J. Caillier and the Zydeco Knockouts

Provided by the Town of Kiawah Island Mark your calendar for the night of Wednesday, June 30. Starting at 6:30 p.m., Night Heron Park will host the nationally acclaimed zydeco group, J.J. Caillier and the Zydeco Knockouts, one of the genre’s foremost current artists. Accordionist/singer J.J. Caillier hails from the heart of bayou country and …

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Jun 11 2010

Cruise with the dolphins

provided by Respite Care Ministries Join Respite Care Ministries for their First Annual Dolphin Cruise on the Island Breeze at 6:30 p.m. on June 26, 2010. Enjoy light hors d’oeuvres, wine, sodas and beer while traveling past historic plantation homes and the town of Rockville before cruising through the North Edisto River known for its …

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Jun 11 2010

Op-ED: Seabrook survey dodges key issues

By Glenda Miller With just days remaining for Seabrook Island property owners to return their proxies in response to four referendum questions, residents also are being asked to complete the annual survey. Conducted jointly by the Seabrook Island Property Owners Association (SIPOA) and the Seabrook Island Club (SIC), the questionnaire is divided into eleven sections, …

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Jun 11 2010

Seabrook Town Council – May 25, 2010

Town Financials Mayor Bill Holtz opened the meeting by reading through the Town’s financials to date. “We didn’t have a good revenue month, but we’re ahead of budget and only $13,216.38behind last year, which isn’t a disaster,” he said, noting that if the town’s revenue continues to be low, they might have to make some …

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Jun 11 2010

Kiawah Town Council – June 1, 2010

2010/2011 Budget passes second reading Mayor William Wert stated that there were no substantive changes made to the budget since last reading. The Council approved second reading unanimously. GFOA – CAFR Financial Award Mayor Wert was happy to announce that the Town, under the guidance of Treasurer Ken Gunnells, received the Certificate of Achievement for …

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