Businessman faces fight to run casino cruises from beach town

EDISTO BEACH, S.C. -- An Upstate businessman...Head for day trips," Cheves said. But Edisto Beach officials say Cheves can't drop anchor...the municipal boundaries of the Town of Edisto Beach." If there was any doubt about the...

Sharp eyes are required

EDISTO BEACH, S.C. - Hunting for shark teeth on...Brian Hiers, a program specialist at Edisto Beach State Park, which has a display of local...more. The smaller teeth found along Edisto Beach are much newer. "They usually date...

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Across South Carolina

...center on state-owned land near Edisto Beach have been dropped after local residents...conference center about a mile from Edisto Beach. Island residents objected to...Oak Landing on Big Bay Creek. Edisto Beach comprises some of the most valuable...

Storm struck area hard, residents say

EDISTO BEACH, S.C. -- Dozens of trees litter the shore at Edisto Beach State Park, and residents say they have never seen so much damage. A storm last weekend ate away primary dunes and chopped sloping, sand-covered dunes into cliffs that...

Fall is for fishing in Edisto

EDISTO BEACH, S.C. - The bobber bounced erratically along a ridge of oysters which...year, along with flounder," said Rob Ashenberg, manager of nearby Edisto Beach State Park, where 96 campsites accommodate hundreds of autumn anglers...

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Botany Bay makes for scenic getaway on SC coast

...opened to the public in 2008, is just off state Highway 174, which leads visitors to the seasonal bustle of nearby Edisto Beach.Botany Bay, however, has no hotels, no golf courses, no camping ? not even a restroom."It's not a park...

Bamberg teen drowns at Edisto

EDISTO BEACH, S.C. - Authorities say a Bamberg County teen has drowned after being...multiple media outlets that 19-year-old James Jordan of Denmark was at Edisto Beach with his family and friends Saturday.Authorities say Jordan and three...

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Missing Aiken woman located, held by police

...to avoid police is being held in Edisto Beach. Authorities said today that she...think we can rule that out." Edisto Beach police, on the alert because Mrs...don't know why Mrs. Koontz was in Edisto Beach, but believe she might have relatives...

Ethel Wylie

...attended the Masters Golf Tournament yearly since 1948. She and Dr. Wylie loved to travel and enjoyed many trips to Edisto Beach and Tybee Island. Mrs. Wylie loved University of Georgia football and was an avid Bulldog fan. Family members include...

Ana becomes tropical storm as it nears the Carolinas

...2 feet above normal height levels, causing some localized flooding.A tropical storm watch also was in effect for Edisto Beach, South Carolina, up through the southern tip of the Santee River.A tropical storm warning means tropical storm conditions...