Category Archives: In the News

Asian Longhorned Beetle

“Just this past June, we confirmed a new infestation in South Carolina after a homeowner reported that they found a dead Asian longhorned beetle on their property,” said Josie Ryan, APHIS’ National Operations Manager for the ALB Eradication Program. “We … Continue reading

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Reminder: Voting Options

Election Day is drawing near and we know that everyone on Seabrook Island is interested in voting. To see a sample ballot, click here. Many Seabrookers have already cast ballots either using mail-in absentee voting or visiting one of the satellite sites to participate … Continue reading

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Flu Shot Clinic This Friday

The Town of Kiawah Island has announced that CVS Pharmacy will hold a flu shot clinic this Friday, October 23, 2020, at the Municipal Center from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. Anyone over the age of 12 can participate. Appointment … Continue reading

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Having Trouble With Comcast?

Comcast has several methods Seabrookers can use to tackle issues with Comcast service or billing. Typically the approach many people take is to call Comcast directly if they have problems with connectivity, billing, and/or devices.  You can still do that, … Continue reading

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Check Out These Farmers Markets

It’s harvest season and farm-fresh produce is available at numerous farmers markets around Charleston. Sea Island Farmers Market is open year-round. This fresh air market takes place Saturdays 9:30 am to 1:30 pm and is hosted at Charleston Collegiate’s campus … Continue reading

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Seismic Lawsuit Win

On Tuesday, October 6, U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel of South Carolina issued a conditional dismissal of a lawsuit on seismic testing permits, saying the case was “moot” since the permits are ending on November 30, 2020. Five companies involved … Continue reading

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The Seabrooker October 2020

The October 2020 edition of The Seabrooker can be accessed online through the Town of Seabrook Island’s website. Click here and select the October 2020 link to read the following columns: “From Town Hall” on page 1 “COVAR Corner” on … Continue reading

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Sign Up for USPS Informed Delivery

Do you know about the United States Postal Service (USPS) Informed Delivery service? You can sign up to learn what will be delivered by the USPS to your address. This is a free service and it’s very easy to sign … Continue reading

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In-Person Absentee Voting

In-Person Absentee Voting has started in South Carolina.  There are currently two places you can vote In-Person and beginning October 19, 2020, there will be three additional locations. Board of Election Headquarters – started In-Person Absentee Voting October 5. North … Continue reading

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TOKI Announces Extension of Emergency Ordinance

On October 6, 2020, Town [of Kiawah Island] Council passed amended Emergency Ordinance 2020-09.1, which extends existing requirements, including face coverings and other emergency restrictions, to address COVID-19 until December 5. A summary of the requirements is provided below. Face … Continue reading

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Update on Absentee Ballots October 7, 2020

Charleston County Board of Elections has informed our Precinct Clerk, George Reinhart, that they have received over 55,000 applications for an absentee ballot—to put that in perspective, in 2016 there was a total of 20,000 ballots for the entire election. … Continue reading

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News About Absentee Voting

Several news sources have reported on the U.S. Supreme Court ruling concerning South Carolina’s witness signature requirement on absentee ballots. According to WIS TV: South Carolinians voting absentee by mail must now have witness signatures on ballots after the United … Continue reading

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