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Apr 02 2010

Suits, irons and the stubborn male ego

By Richard Hricik Guys never want to appear ignorant. It’s the answer to the why-we-never-want-to-ask-for-directions question. Men who are asking for directions are asking for help and are therefore weak, stupid or both and it is akin to death to appear as such in front of their woman. Thankfully technology, GPS and satellite directional uploads …

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Apr 02 2010

Spring arrives at Rosebank Farms

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Apr 02 2010

Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club supports Darkness to Light

Provided by Sam Reed The Exchange Club of Kiawah-Seabrook recently donated $ 30,000 to Darkness to Light, a program which combats child sexual abuse in the Charleston area. This is one of many charitable activities sponsored by the Club. They also support education and youth services, as well as Habitat for Humanity, the Rural Mission, …

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Apr 02 2010

Dust off your muskets:6th annual Battle of Charleston

Provided by Helen Legare The 27th SC Volunteer Infantry and Legare Farms Education Foundation are proud to announce the 6th annual “Battle of Charleston” Civil War re-enactment. This event will take place on April 17 and 18, 2010, at Legare Farms on Johns Island. Gates open at 9 a.m., with battles taking place both days …

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Mar 18 2010

Giving from the very edges of your field

By Kristin Hackler “When you reap the harvest of your land, do not reap to the very edges of your field or gather the gleanings of your harvest. 10 Do not go over your vineyard a second time or pick up the grapes that have fallen. Leave them for the poor.” – Leviticus 19:9-10 Jackie …

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Mar 18 2010

Kiawah Island Town Council – March 2, 2010

Second reading of ordinance 2010-02: Fence amendment The amendments to this ordinance clarify the definition of a “fence”, which includes hedges as well as a more specific definition of height, which includes any ornamentation in the height limit of five feet for a fence. There were no comments given during the ordinance’s public hearing before …

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Mar 18 2010

John DuBois: candidate for Charleston County District 9

By Kristin Hackler As a child born in Charleston, John DuBois spent many summer days on his grandparent’s farm in Colleton County. He recalls the fall harvest celebrations and drinking sugar cane juice fresh from the press. Though the call of duty took him from his hometown for many years, John was able to return …

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Mar 18 2010

Parris Williams: candidate for County Council district 8

There’s a picture of Parris Williams shaking hands with President George H.W. Bush on his living room wall. He’s very proud of it as it reminds him of the time he ran for the South Carolina State Senate for District 44 in 1984. “I was interested in bringing the community together and preserving our heritage,” …

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Mar 18 2010

April Arts events on Kiawah

It’s springtime and Kiawah is ready to celebrate! All of the following events are open to the public and tickets are available at Kiawah Town Hall. Please refer to individual events to find out when tickets will become available. For more information, call Kiawah Town Hall at 768-9166 or visit www.kiawahisland.org. All events are sponsored …

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Mar 18 2010

Johns Island Council meeting – March 4, 2010

Treasurer’s report Treasurer Sam Brownlee reported that the Council’s balance is $670.31, and as there were no expenses for the month, the total is the same. As the Council representative to CHATS, Brownlee stated that there was nothing new to report from the organization. Changes to County zoning Chairman Chris Cannon reported on a couple …

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