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High school rugby grows on Daniel Island, and throughout South Carolina Since our United States National Rugby Team played Canada and France on Daniel Island soil thrice from 2008 to 2013, I am so proud to see the sport of rugby grow organically throughout our Lowcountry and South Carolina high...
Open letter to candidates on gun policy Before I cast my vote in this year’s SC primary and general election, I want unequivocal answers from candidates on their gun policy positions. Keeping our children and families safe from gun violence is a priority voting issue for me. To be transparent I...
(Editor’s Note: Get ready to laugh! This is one of Dalton’s best, especially when you consider recent events in the Charleston area. Be sure to read to the end. You won’t want to miss it!) “If you want to make yourself useful…” my lovely wife, Grace, began. “Make yourself useful” is Grace’s...
LET'S MAKE LEMONADE It has been a stressful and frustrating time for thousands of commuters impacted by the Wando River Bridge closure, and the light at the end of the tunnel is further away than we’d all like. Everyone in the region understands the pain. Even without a bridge closed, drivers on...
WORLD-CLASS OPERA FOR CHARLESTON! Let us all take note of the extraordinary event that took place at the Gaillard on May 5. Puccini’s grand opera “Tosca” was presented featuring an all-Metropolitan principal cast combined with accomplished Charleston artists. The production was a collaboration...
May 16, 2018 Secretary Christy Hall 955 Park Street Columbia, SC 29201 Dear Secretary Hall, I appreciate the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) acting in the interest of public safety and closing the west-bound side of the James B. Edwards bridge, and keeping the public informed of...
Reader responds to coverage of May 1 DINA meeting Thanks for the detailed reporting on this meeting. It assures me that our elected officials are aware of and addressing the concerns of the citizens residing in this part of Charleston. There was one comment that caught my attention. Lt. Byrne, in...
Last fall I read Steven Levitt’s and Stephen Dubner’s “Think Like a Freak.” You might recognize the authors from their more popularly known books “Freakonomics” and “Superfreakonomics.” I related to their book and their unique way of looking at problems so I posted “Think like a freak” to my...
Ready, get set, vote! Voters in our communities will soon be casting votes in the South Carolina Primary Election. Eligible citizens have until May 13 to register so they can vote in the June 12 primaries and June 26 primary runoffs (if needed). Now is also the time to familiarize ourselves with...
During my kids growing up years, and even today as they work their way through their twenties, we often discuss what’s the right thing to do in any given situation. And of course, it’s even made its way up on the fridge as “Do the next right thing.” The truth is, they, and I, don’t always do the...

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