Tag: Year

Jan 02 2019

A Year In Review 2018

Staff Report for The Island Eye News   A year of campaigning kicked off in January 2018 as local candidates vied for Jimmy Carroll’s vacated IOP Council seat. Announcements were made throughout the year as local, state and federal mid-term elections ate up every media opportunity. Winter gave way to another summer full of festivities …

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Oct 19 2018

Fall Brings Best Fishing Of The Year

By Geoff Bennett for Island Eye News Fall has arrived bringing with it cooler weather and shorter days. But don’t put your rods and reels away just yet because we’re about to experience the best fishing of the year! Fishermen will continue to find success with live bait but artificial lures should become increasingly productive. …

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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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Apr 24 2018

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: April 2018

Dear Island Neighbors, I hope you have enjoyed Mother Nature’s ambivalent start to spring, or at least found it interesting. Things are picking up on the Island, making it a good time for a few updates and a few reminders. ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION AT THE FARMERS’ MARKET A year ago, through the efforts of our …

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Apr 19 2018

Charleston Triathlon Series Kicks Off May 20

By Sarah Reynolds for The Island Eye News  The Lowcountry’s premier swim, bike and run competition, the Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series, kicks off its 28th year on May 20 at James Island County Park. The Series is a five-race series spanning May through August and is hosted by the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission. …

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Jan 17 2018

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: January 2018

Dear Island Neighbors, Well, it’s our first column of 2018 and I hope you are having a healthy and happy new year… with our opening snow week as good training in resilience, flexibility and humor. Wasn’t it fun out here on the first snow day when we saw our Island decked out for 2018 Christmas …

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Dec 21 2017

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: December 2017

Dear Island Neighbors, It’s hard to believe it’s already The Most Wonderful Time of The Year (good luck getting rid of that earworm!), but here it is. Better enjoy it before it slips away. It’s a great chance to share those moments with family and friends, and to enjoy the many treasures here in our …

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Dec 13 2017

Wando’s Alexis Glover Named National Coach Of The Year

By David Crocket for The Island Eye News When it comes to volleyball in the state of South Carolina, Alexis Glover is a coaching legend. Wando’s head coach added to her legendary status this week when she was named the 2017 United States Marines Corps/American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) National High School Coach of the …

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Dec 11 2017

Moultrieville Bicentennial: The 200-year Story

By Susan Middaugh for The Island Eye News This Bicentennial talk by island historian Roy Williams will be presented on Saturday, Dec. 16, at noon, at the Fort Moultrie Visitor Center Auditorium, 1214 Middle St., Sullivan’s Island. The Town of Moultrieville was incorporated by S.C. State statute 200 years ago on December 17, 1817, at …

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Nov 03 2017

Sullivan’s Island Council Votes To Move On 100-year Wastewater Plan

By Emma Woodham, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Prior to the regular monthly meeting, the Sullivan’s Island Town Council held a special meeting to discuss the Wastewater Treatment Plant and proposed improvements for the plant. Mayor Pat O’Neill called the meeting to order, stating that the time to decide on a plan is now …

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