Tag: IOP

Jul 18 2019

Run, IOP, Run

by Brielle Asero for Island Eye News The IOP Beach Run scheduled for Jul. 27 has one of the islands biggest turnouts, bringing in crowds of over 300 runners. This event attracts participants of ages ranging from 4 years to 65+.  The run has been held by the IOP Rec since 1998, and was previously …

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Jul 08 2019

Isle Of Palms Approves City Budget

By Gregg Bragg for The Island Eye News       The Isle of Palms Ways & Means Committee meeting of June 18 started like those before it. There were parliamentary procedures to be observed, minutes of previous meetings to approve, and emerging business to be broached. The July 1 deadline to complete the budget for fiscal …

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Jul 04 2019

Isle Of Palms City Council Meeting: June 25, 2019

By Gregg Bragg for The Island Eye News Isle of Palms Mayor Jimmy Carroll welcomed everybody to the June 25 City Council meeting. He said everyone had been duly notified including the press in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act. “It’s 6:00, let’s start on-time,” he said. Carroll then dispatched parliamentary obligations, approved minutes …

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Jun 21 2019

Isle Of Palms Mayors Message: June 2019

Memorial Day has come and gone along with the anticipated traffic and parking challenges of a summer holiday weekend. As a result, I attended a joint meeting with Charleston County Chairman Elliot Summey, the Dorchester, Charleston and Berkeley Council of Governments Executive Director Ron Mitchum, Charleston County Sheriff Al Cannon, along with the mayors of …

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Jun 11 2019

Three In One Day On Isle Of Palms And Sullivan’s Island’s First Nest

By Mary Pringle for The Island Eye News This is shaping up to be a banner year for loggerhead nesting. All over the state DNR volunteers like the Island Turtle Team are reporting heavy nest numbers. The Isle of Palms has broken its previous May record of 14 nests in 2017 and Sullivan’s Island has …

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Jun 10 2019

Isle Of Palms Holds Special Meeting

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Isle of Palms City Council held a special Ways & Means committee meeting on May 21. The conference started promptly at 4 p.m. and was the fourth such meeting scheduled to advance and hopefully finalize planning of the City’s budget for fiscal year 2020 (July 1 …

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May 23 2019

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: May 2019

Another summer is upon us and the city is going full force in every direction.  This past month, we hired Kevin Cornett as our new police chief. City Council will swear him in at our May 28 council meeting, and his first day on the job will be June 3. Please come to our city …

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May 16 2019

Isle Of Palms Resident Recognized For Excellence In Scientific Research

By Citadel Staff for The Island Eye News The Citadel Director of Undergraduate Research, Dena Garner, Ph.D., is the recipient of one of the top science awards presented by the state of South Carolina. Governor Henry McMaster presented Garner with the Award for Excellence in Scientific Research at a Predominately Undergraduate Institution at a ceremony …

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May 10 2019

Isle Of Palms Exchange Club Signs Contract

By Katy Calloway, The Island Eye News Managing Editor The sun was shining on the Isle of Palms Exchange Club as members of the Waterfront Improvement Committee gathered to sign the contract with Carolina Marine & Dock to begin construction on the Waterfront Improvement Project. Club President, Barby Harrington grinned as she signed the commitment …

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May 09 2019

Methodist Church Isle of Palms Garage Sale, May 18

SATURDAY, MAY 18 WHAT:  GIANT CHURCH YARD SALE WHERE:  First United Methodist Church, 12 21st Avenue, Isle of Palms, SC 29451 WHEN:  Saturday, May 18 from 8am – 11am MORE INFORMATION:  Church-wide Garage Sale:  furniture, lamps, pictures, children’s toys, and miscellaneous kitchen must haves, come by and check out some great treasurers.