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1:12 am on Thursday November 3, 2011

Pedestrian stuck by passing truck's side view mirror

Cynthia Heyward, 49, says was struck by a passing truck's side view mirror on Halloween while walking on Wadmalaw Island's Bears Bluff Road.
3:22 am on Sunday August 7, 2011

Photos and a writeup from Saturday's Rockville Regatta

Image by Flickr user beardenb From the 2006 edition; see more shots here.Toasty temperaturers and clear skies make perfect weather for the 121-year-old Rockville Regatta. The Post and Courier made it out to Saturday's event and has come back...
1:44 am on Friday January 7, 2011

At the Charleston Tea Plantation

Image by Jaime Hunt A tea harvester at the Charleston Tea Plantation on Wadmalaw Island.
5:20 am on Saturday August 7, 2010

Rockville regatta, party, and history reach the 120 year mark

Image by Flickr user beardenb From the 2006 edition; see more shots here.Boats, beer, massive crowds, plus rural South Carolina scenes. Though I've never been much of a boating person, I still enjoyed Bo Person's piece about the a 120-year-old ...
3:30 pm on Friday January 22, 2010

Rita's Roots community farming calls it quits

Image by Flickr user Annie&John After deciding to move and not having luck coming to a deal to find a new administrator for the program, Rita's Roots Community Supported Agriculture program on Wadmalaw Island is coming to an end.
4:22 am on Friday December 25, 2009

Thank's to mission's efforts, Wadmalaw woman moves into new home for Christmas

Image by Flickr user TheTruthAbout... Thanks to the sweat of the community and Rural Mission Inc., Henrietta Mack is moving out of her run down mobile home and into a new home.
2:31 am on Sunday October 11, 2009

Body found in search for Kate Waring (updated)

Update October 12: The State reports that authorities have officially confirmed that skeletal remains found on the South Carolina coast over the weekend are those of Kate Waring. Update October 11: And there's even more information in The Post and...
4:38 am on Friday June 19, 2009

Food, music and tours at 'Farm to Picnic'

Image by Flickr user dramaqueennormaImage by 20090528-picnic.jpgSlow Food Charleston is hosting the “Farm to Plate Picnic” on Sunday, June 28, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Thackeray Farms as a fundraiser for Slow Food Charleston’s Organic Garden Project....
8:04 am on Tuesday May 12, 2009

Firefly's Sweet Tea vodka still booming

Image by Flickr user Johnny Shaw Image by 20090512-firefly.jpgAfter fielding a write-up in The New York Times back in February, Firefly Sweet Tea Vodka is back in the limelight again with a write-up over at Vogue.com. It looks like Wadmalaw Island'...
6:01 am on Monday May 11, 2009

A look at the country's only tea plantation

Image by Charleston Tea Plantation Image by 20090511-tea.jpgThere's only one tea plantation in America, and it's on Wadmalaw Island. [gmap markers=blue::32.62130393065182,-80.18817901611328 |zoom=10 |center=32.6833081730721,-80.101318359375 |width=...