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Resident issues warning to community after cat attacked by coyote In the wee hours of the morning last Thursday July 19, our outdoor cat was savaged by a coyote on our lighted front porch in Daniel Island Park. We were fortunate to hear the noise and ran outside to find our cat mangled and growling...
For the first half of this summer, I had an opportunity to be a part of the swamp. Congress has dozens of internship opportunities available for high school and college kids every summer, where you can work for a U.S. House representative, senator, or a committee. This is a wonderful way to spend...
Each year, hundreds of South Carolina high schoolers get a close-up lesson in how government works as part of the Palmetto Boys State and Palmetto Girls State programs. Sponsored nationally by the American Legion, Boys State and Girls State are immersive, weeklong sessions designed to promote...
As more development has taken place in Daniel Island’s Town Center, traffic has increased substantially at the intersection of Island Park Drive and Fairchild Street. As this intersection has become a major connection point on the island, it has become a more dangerous intersection for bikers and...
Reader expresses concern about condition of grassy fields near Children’s Park   I live in the Barfield Park section of Daniel Island and enjoy walking the trail that runs adjacent to the Wando River to the dock and Children’s Park. I wonder if I am the only person who is upset in the way the...
Jimmy Carter’s autobiographic “Faith: A Journey for All” and William Taubman’s biography “Gorbachev: His Life and Times” are new releases available at the Daniel Island branch of the Berkeley County Library. I enjoy reading biographic materials of historical figures – they provide understanding of...
Stories that connect periods of time have always intrigued me. Particularly those that involve an individual who lived long ago communicating, directly or indirectly, to someone in present day – through a letter, a memento, an artifact, a photograph, or even a spiritual encounter. As a history...
Considering how often I repeated the “Go out and play” phrase when my kids were still living at home, I’m surprised that I never wrote it down and never attached it to the refrigerator by a magnet...until last week. Instead, I repeated it every day, as needed. And, it’s a phrase I heard every day...
The Daniel Island News is excited to welcome new general assignment reporter Heath Ellison to the paper’s editorial staff. Heath graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2015 with a degree in history. While he spent the next three years working in the history field, he also took on a...
My dad has been cool for as long as I can remember. My earliest memory of him is seeing him walk by the front window of our living room in his U.S. Army National Guard uniform on his way to a weekend training session. I must have been about 3 years-old at the time - and to me he was a super hero....

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