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In an unanimous vote by the Berkeley County School Board, Dr. Karen Whitley has been named Principal of the new Philip Simmons Elementary School. Whitley, who currently serves as Associate Superintendent of Pupil Services and Program Support for the Berkeley County School District (BCSD), was asked...
Nothing ushers in the much-anticipated fall season in these parts better than Park Day. The traditional and popular Daniel Island event, now in its 15th year, will take place on Saturday, November 14 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Daniel Island Children’s Park - a new, yet familiar location for the...
About 30 people, including several local government officials, attended a ribbon-cutting on October 28 for the new Charleston Cremation Center and Funeral home, located off Clements Ferry Road. The facility is managed and owned by Marcus A. Yocum. Berkeley County Supervisor Bill Peagler gave...
FIVE YEARS AGO In the November 4, 2010 edition of the paper, the top news story was the groundbreaking of Governors Park. The centerfold featured the first Daniel Island News Park Day Pie Baking content, together with photos and great pie recipes. Thirty-two readers entered pies. The winners were:...
A standing room only crowd packed in to the Beresford Creek Landing Clubhouse on October 20 hoping to put the brakes on traffic dangers at the intersection leading in to their neighborhood off Clements Ferry Road. The group had an opportunity to share their concerns with South Carolina Department...
The talented young performers in The Music Battery drum line will soon have even more resources to take their beat to the streets, thanks to a Daniel Island effort inspired by an act of kindness. The non-profit after school program, created by Black Tie Music Academy’s Braeden Kershner and Kris...
Ballots are still being counted, and in some cases re-counted, but according to the “unofficial” election results from the Berkeley County Elections Office, all but one of the Daniel Island and Cainhoy Precincts voted in favor of John Tecklenburg for Charleston’s new Mayor. Tecklenburg will be in a...
Have any doubt that a pizza joint can become a town icon? Ask a Daniel Islander standing anywhere from Church of the Holy Cross to Daniel Island Animal Hospital what that heavenly smell is, and they’ll know. Inquire of any island tailgater or pool partier where all the massive slices of gooey pie...
Tony was in tenth grade in 1944 when the Army took him out of school to serve in the war. Lucille was selected to dance with the Rockettes in New York City in 1947. Betty’s husband worked on the Manhattan Project in Tennessee, helping to create the atomic bomb that would eventually be dropped on...
Redfish have an interesting life history. As juveniles, they live in creeks and grow very quickly. After a couple of years, the small fish grow into slot-size (15 to 23 inches) young adults. They remain in the rivers and creeks until they grow to about 27 inches or so. At which time, the now adult...

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