Category Archives: In the News

Municipal Election – It’s Not Too Late to Vote Absentee Ballot

In Person Absentee Voting Information Absentee voting for the municipal elections begins on October 7th at the Charleston County Board of Elections and Voter Registration at 4367 Headquarters Rd. North Charleston, SC 29405. The hours are 8:30 AM- 5:00 PM, … Continue reading

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The Great Southeast Earthquake Drill

Many people do not realize that Charleston is in an earthquake zone. In 1886, an earthquake with a magnitude estimated between 6.9 and 7.3 caused 100 deaths and damage to about 7,000 buildings. This is why older buildings in our … Continue reading

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Upcoming Changes to USPS Hold Mail Service

The United States Post Office has released the following notice: “To provide you with greater security, USPS is making several changes to the online USPS Hold Mail™ process. These improvements will require additional action from you before you submit your … Continue reading

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After the Storm: Advice on Damage Assessment

As power comes back on and Seabrookers are returning to the Island to check on damage to their property, here is a good article that the Post & Courier published on September 5, 2019 on how homeowners can begin to assess … Continue reading

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Charleston County Board of Elections is Recruiting Poll Managers

The Charleston County Board of Elections is in the process of recruiting Poll Managers for the upcoming November elections.  Training dates will be sometime in September and/or October and are still being determined but applications for the position are currently … Continue reading

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Reminder: South Carolina Sales Tax Holiday August 2-4

During the annual Sales Tax Holiday, which will be held this year August 2-4, a variety of back-to-school essentials will be exempt from the state’s 6% Sales Tax and any applicable local taxes. Tax free items range from clothing, accessories, … Continue reading

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Rally to Protect Our Coast – Monday, August 5

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TOSI wins 2019 Municipal Achievement Award for Dolphin Education Program

At the Municipal Association of South Carolina’s (MASC) Annual Meeting on July 20, the Town of Seabrook Island was honored with its first ever Municipal Achievement Award from for its Dolphin Education Program. Click here to learn more and watch … Continue reading

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South Carolina Sales Tax Holiday August 2-4

During the annual Sales Tax Holiday, which will be held this year August 2-4, a variety of back-to-school essentials will be exempt from the state’s 6% Sales Tax and any applicable local taxes. Tax free items range from clothing, accessories, … Continue reading

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Comcast Outage Tuesday, July 2

There is a widespread Comcast Internet and TV service outage affecting Seabrook Island. It is not anticipated that it will be fixed before 10pm. –Tidelines Editors

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Forest Fire at Botany Bay

In case you are wondering about the plumes of smoke seen today toward Edisto, the St. Johns Fire Department reported that it is a forest fire at Botany Bay. No further information is available at this time. –Tidelines Editors

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Public Comments for Main Road Corridor Closes June 19

You may remember seeing our post about the Public Information Meeting regarding the US 17 and Main Road Intersection & Main Road Improvements. The public comment period closes tomorrow Wednesday, June 19th. Please use the link below to review the … Continue reading

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