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As we continue to emerge from the pandemic, there’s a sense of relief and optimism that things will return to normal. Long-awaited family gatherings, birthday parties and graduation ceremonies are finally happening in person. Sporting events have fans in the stands, airports are busy, and we all...
From the screened porch of our villa, we had a clear view of the expansive lake.    “I can’t believe I’ve lived in South Carolina for 40 years and I’m just discovering Lake Jocassee,” our friend Ron enthused. Even another friend who had gone to Clemson just 30 minutes away wasn’t sure where...
Let me introduce you to our neighbor, Nathan, a local high school graduate in the class of 2021. This fall, Nathan will begin his freshman year at Claflin University with a goal to one day become a pediatrician.   While most graduating seniors are dreaming of starting this new journey,...
I promise that I have permission to write this story.   For 43 years I have loved and admired his confidence which has only grown over the years. He’s been my rock — he says I have been his.     But I must say that I steer clear of his cockiness when it comes to maneuvering moving...
The Charleston Animal Society is making an urgent plea for foster families to help with an overwhelming number of animals flooding its shelter system. “We have had a perfect storm of circumstances hit us all at once,” said Charleston Animal Society Vice President of Operations and Strategy Aldwin...
Because of the community’s ongoing support over the past 14 months, ECCO has continued to provide unprecedented levels of help and hope to our neighbors in their time of need — many of whom never imagined needing to turn to a place like ECCO for assistance. How fortunate we are to live in an area...
Have you noticed the sand traps? And I am not talking about the ones on the golf course. These are much smaller and won’t get your attention unless you look for them.     Watch for cavities dug in the soil, shaped like snow cones, but one quarter to one half the size. They tend to be in clean...
Several categories of books are highlighted this month starting with nonfiction, three memoirs, a variety of fiction and a couple of thrillers. Hope you can find at least one to tote to the beach or pool.   I have been listening to NPR forever – to and from work including weekends on call...
Keep South Carolina Beautiful (KSCB), a division of PalmettoPride, announced the release of the 2020 Keep America Beautiful (KAB) study on litter in America. The study provides a comprehensive understanding of the “quantitative and qualitative data composed of four components: observed litter,...
We are continuing our tradition of celebrating high school graduates through our yearly special commemorative edition. This year’s issue is scheduled for June 10, 2021.   We work directly with the official photographers and school administrators at Bishop England High School and Philip...

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