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5:51 am on Tuesday February 5, 2013

Tree trimming returning to Beaufort this January (Update: Update double the fun)

TheDigitel Tree trimming results in downtown in the 2010 cycle. Update 2: The Island Packet reports that DOT is also trimming branches locally, particularly along Ribaut Road. Unlike the utility trimmers, DOT is trimming from the ground up to keep...
7:14 am on Saturday August 18, 2012

There is a reason to the utility's tree trimming madness

Flickr user pfhyper And folks thought crop circles looked crazy. Ever wonder why it seems like the power company really seems to trim the beauty out of our Lowcountry trees when in years past they did a much more subtle job? TheĀ Charleston City...
2:00 am on Sunday October 3, 2010

Talk of buried power lines gain momentum after trimming debacle

TheDigitel SCE&G's trademark "we wuz here" mark. There was quite the fuss this past summer when SCE&G came through to do their periodic trimming (or is that butchering?) of trees to protect the power lines from damage. While the utility...