Category: Isle of Palms

Aug 22 2018

Isle Of Palms Marina Festival Announces Performers

By Ted Kinghorn for The Island Eye News WHERE: On The Osprey WHEN: 1 to 3 p.m. Haley Mae Campbell, our Isle of Palms hometown star, is travelling back from Nashville to bring us her award –winning music and style. Islanders have enjoyed her performances at the IOP festivals. Now in Nashville, she is receiving …

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Aug 14 2018

First Responders Water Safety To Be Featured At Isle Of Palms Marina Festival

Staff Report for The Island Eye News The IOP Marina Festival is gearing up for Nov.4 and promises to be a unique and exciting event for residents and visitors. The festival will be an opportunity for families, friends and our veterans to enjoy out door recreational activities, games and fellowship. Sponsored by the IOP Marina …

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Aug 02 2018

Isle of Palms Mayor’s Message: August 2018

First, I want to thank the City of Isle of Palms employees who put in long hours during the busy summer season to provide services to our residents and visitors. I also want to show my appreciation for our amazing public safety personnel who put their lives on the line and work endless hours to …

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Aug 01 2018

Isle Of Palms City Council Meeting: Tuesday, July 24, 2018

By Emma Woodham, Staff Writer For The Island Eye News All members of the Isle of Palms City Council were present for the regularly scheduled meeting on July 24. Following the invocation, Mayor Jimmy Carroll opened the floor to citizens’ comments. James Raih, a resident of Cameron Blvd., addressed council regarding the fact that the …

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Jul 18 2018

Loaves And Fishes

By Susan Hill Smith for The Island Eye News They connect in the parking lot of Isle of Palms First United Methodist Church Saturday mornings through the heart of the summer – church volunteers greeting vacationers who drop off leftover groceries before heading back home, a ritual for almost a quarter century. Last year alone, …

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Jul 13 2018

Public Service Announcement

Dear Business and Community Friends of Exchange: The IOP Exchange Club is engaged in an ambitious and transformative project to access the waterfront with a seawall, dock, boardwalk, and other improvements. The objective of this project is to enhance our service to the community, veterans groups, and at-risk children by providing needed access to our …

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Jul 11 2018

Diving Into Summer

Photo by Mic Smith Photography, LLC Wild Dunes Swim Team’s 2018 summer is off to a fantastic start with 149 swimmers, ages 5-18, from the islands and nearby neighborhoods. The Dolphins already have two wins from early meets against I’on and Rivertowne on the Wando. The season continues into mid-July with the East Cooper Swim …

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Jun 19 2018

A Twist On Trash Pickup

Staff Report for The Island Eye News The newly created Isle of Palms Cleanup Crew is recruiting volunteers for a summer of weekly beach sweeps that also offer good, clean community fun. The sweeps start Monday, June 25, with a total of 11 scheduled through Labor Day. Each Monday evening, organizers will ask volunteers to …

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Jun 19 2018

BREAKING: East Cooper District 2: Middle School Rezoning

By Christine Jeanné for The Island Eye News             After months of consideration, the East Cooper District 2 Constituent School Board is slated to decide new zoning lines for Moultrie Middle School when it meets this Wednesday, with one proposal splitting off Isle of Palms students and sending them to Laing Middle School of Science …

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Jun 15 2018

Mary Alice Monroe Hosts Event At Aquarium

By Emma Woodham, Staff Writer for The Island Eye News Photos by Barb Bergwerf Isle of Palms resident and New York Times Bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe recently launched her latest book, Beach House Reunion, with an event at the South Carolina Aquarium.  “I’m a little overwhelmed. This truly is a turtle-lovers’ reunion,” Monroe said. …

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