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11:23 am on Wednesday September 25, 2013

The Georgetown waterfront fire, a social round up

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5:03 am on Saturday January 19, 2013

Praise for new Port of Port Royal development agreement

Earlier this month, the Town of Port Royal and the State Ports Authority agreed to a new set of terms for the sale and eventual development of the 617-acre Port of Port Royal property. In short, the new plan will allow for some interim improvements...
4:33 am on Monday August 13, 2012

As Port of Port Royal sale lingers, public kept largely in the dark

Base image by Flickr user Chealion Only a sliver of information about the delays in the public sale are being shared. As the clock to close on the third deal for the sale of the Port of Port Royal nears 13 months, frustrations are growing over the...
12:44 am on Thursday August 9, 2012

Port of Port Royal re-listed for sale while still under potential contract

Flickr user Army Corps of Engineers Update: Frustrations are growing. The third deal to near closing for the sale of the Port of Port Royal continues to look more prone to coming apart. Last month the the Port Royal Redevelopment Group acquired a...
4:26 am on Wednesday July 11, 2012

Clock winds down on second window for Port of Port Royal sale

Update: The deal is still pending, but the property has been relisted.  Update July 11: The Port Royal Redevelopment Group has acquired a 60-day extension to close on the Port of Port Royal deal. First reporting: The deal to develop the Port of Port...
12:19 am on Saturday June 9, 2012

Port of Port Royal sale delayed as developer opts for another 30 day window

The deal to develop the Port of Port Royal has been pushed back by another 30 day window as the developer says they need more time to file paperwork, however the Port Royal Development Group told The Island Packet that they still expect the deal to...
12:52 pm on Tuesday May 29, 2012

Charlestowne Hotels Announces Summer Specials for US Military

Charlestowne Hotels 28 Bridgeside Blvd Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 873.972.1400 CharlestowneHotels.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2012     CHARLESTOWNE HOTELS OFFERS SUMMER SPECIALS TO U.S. MILITARY CHARLESTON, SC – In appreciation for their...
9:58 am on Tuesday May 29, 2012

Lowcountry mountain bikers flock to the Wannamaker North Trail

Flickr user Alice Teoh The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission was proud to recently open a biking and hiking trail that runs near the agency’s North Charleston Wannamaker County Park. Named the Wannamaker North Trail, the 8-mile trail...
11:39 am on Sunday March 25, 2012

Stink bug on the march towards Lowcountry kudzu, homes (Update: stinkin' up #MYR)

Flickr user BugMan50 Update March, 25th, 2012: Stink bugs have invaded Myrtle Beach and causing some residents to turn up their noses. via The Sun News: ...the new species moving into South Carolina and other parts of the deep south are an even...
10:56 pm on Friday March 16, 2012

Despite delay, developer says don't worry over Port of Port Royal sale

Deal to develop the Port of Port Royal have fallen through twice before, so it's with understandable concern that it was with concern that the community heard the most recent deal could be substantially delayed after the town needed to secure a $1....