Category Archives: In the News

Recap of the Whimbrel on Deveaux Segment on CBS Sunday Morning Show

You may remember the story of the amazing discovery of 20,000 migratory Whimbrel that roost on Deveaux Bank from this past spring. CBS Sunday Morning aired a segment about Whimbrel on Deveaux on Sunday, September 12. Please click here for … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Protocols for Bridge Run, Sept. 25

The Cooper River Bridge Run on September 25, 2021 will require participants to provide proof of complete COVID-19 vaccination or a negative test received within 72 hours of the event, organizers announced Sept. 9. The decision follows a “requirement from … Continue reading

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An Historical Perspective

Creating a better future begins by understanding what preceded us and examining our present challenges. In the September 2021 issue of The Seabrooker, Councilwomen Jeri Finke’s “From Town Hall” article provides an informative perspective on the development and growth of Seabrook … Continue reading

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Register to Vote

Have you moved to Seabrook Island, SC recently? In order to vote in the November 2, 2021 election, residents must register to vote 30 days prior to the election if they have not done so already. This year we will … Continue reading

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Town of Kiawah Island Annexation Petition

The Town of Kiawah Island has informed the community that the property owner, Haulover Creek Development Company, LLC, has submitted a request to annex and rezone an 82+ acre parcel of land contiguous to Freshfields Village and the Kiawah Island … Continue reading

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Site Work Scheduled to Begin for Luxury Senior Living Facility, Seafields, at Kiawah Island

Big Rock Partners, developer of the luxury senior living facility at Freshfields Village, has notified the town of Kiawah they have closed on the property and received their notice to proceed. In September 2021, they will begin the preliminary site … Continue reading

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Seabrook Island Utility Commission FEMA Pump Station Project

The project, which began on Monday, May 24, 2021, on the following Seabrook Island Utility Commission Pump Stations: -Pump Station 3 – located at 2999-P Seabrook Island Road-Pump Station 10 – located at 634-P Double Eagle Trace-Pump Station 11- located … Continue reading

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Local Event Venues and COVID-19

Several venues, including Gaillard Center, Charleston Jazz Orchestra and several others have recently announced that they require proof that you have been vaccinated or proof of a recent negative COVID-19 test. In addition, many are also requiring that masks be worn. … Continue reading

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World Affairs Council of Charleston September 22, 2021

World Affairs Council of Charleston is pleased to announce an in-person international luncheon program on Wednesday, September 22, 2021. It will feature a program led by Byron Miller, Director of Sales, for the South Carolina Ports Authority. Byron is a … Continue reading

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Charleston Fall Home Show Returns August 27

Charleston Fall Home Show will be held Aug 27-29, 2021, at the Charleston Convention Center and is hosted by Charleston Home and Design. Explore products, speak with contractors and designers, and meet Mary Alice Monroe, an Isle of Palms resident. … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for the Week Ending August 22

Ever wonder what sea turtles do when a hurricane approaches them in the open ocean? The short answer is that they do the same thing we do: head for cover! In 2011, 18 loggerhead turtles that had been released with … Continue reading

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Mark Clark Extension to Proceed

SCDOT and Charleston County are planning to move ahead with the extension of I-526, known the Mark Clark Extension, with Alternative G. SCDOT has developed a comprehensive website where answers to many questions can be found. Click here for the … Continue reading

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