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Anticipating a trip to Africa soon, allow me to share some of my favorites from an incredible continent I find both fascinating and frightening. I have sought out books about Africa and by African-born writers since reading “Out of Africa” by Isak Dinesan. If you have only watched the movie, read...
TEN YEARS AGO- Back to school issue! The August 8, 2008 issue of The Daniel Island News featured a “Back to School” theme. Daniel Island School principal at the time, Lori Dibble, had some important assignments to tackle over the summer months. She had to hire a full slate of new teachers, prepare...
These are the issues being brought before the various City of Charleston boards and committees that are specific to land use and zoning on Daniel Island. For more information on any of these proposed actions, visit dineighborhoodassociation.org (click on “Land Use and Zoning Activity”). All...
In the two years since its opening, many high school sports players and enthusiasts have watched, and moved to, Oceanside Collegiate Academy in Mount Pleasant. The charter school’s fixation on college courses and athletic scholarships has made it a top choice for scores of teenage athletes,...
The second half of the year is upon us and that means that summer, the best time to be a kid, is coming to an end. The first official day of the new school year is set for August 20, less than three weeks away. But local youngsters and teens shouldn’t fret, because the upcoming session will be full...
In the Cainhoy Elementary School (CES) auditorium, a group of over 70 parents, grandparents, and teachers congregated last week to discuss a keystone of every school: the principal. The July 26 meeting followed the news that previous CES principal, Aidra Shaw, has left to take over the top...
The beginning of 2017 was a tumultuous time for Berkeley County. Berkeley County School District Chief Financial Officer Brantley Thomas was fired in February in the wake of an FBI investigation into embezzlement claims. After his termination, Thomas admitted to stealing $400,000 from district...
A few dozen folks left their cars behind and hit the water for their daily commute to downtown Charleston on July 27, as the first ever “Boat to Work Day” launched from the Daniel Island shoreline near Children’s Park. The historic event was sponsored by the Coastal Conservation League, Charleston...
POA ISSUES WARNING ABOUT BRIDGE JUMPING There has been an uptick in young residents jumping from the Captain’s Island bridge into the creek below, according to an announcement by the Daniel Island Property Owners Association in their weekly e-blast. On Saturday, July 21, parents were reportedly...
(Editor’s Note: Devin Casper, 14, and his brother, Dylan, 11, are Daniel Island residents. Devin is a rising freshman at Philip Simmons School and Dylan attends Daniel Island School. They traveled to India this summer with their family and decided to use their vacation as a way to give back to...

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