Lighthouse was First Bloody Point Pro Shop

Bloody Point is celebrating the Grand Opening of its golf course today. Wonder how many of the 100 golfers playing in today’s tournament know that the first Bloody Point Pro Shop was in the Bloody Point Lighthouse? Here’s the history from Lighthouse owner, Joe Yocius, aka Lowcountry Joe. As I drink my morning coffee in […]

Marsh Tackys on Daufuskie

The whole island was talking about Marsh Tackys when Melrose on the Beach and Freeport announced that the annual Marsh Tacky Race would be held on Daufuskie Island this year. In the chatter about these little ponies , I heard a couple of interesting stories related to Marsh Tackys on Daufuskie. Martha Hutton told me […]

Blood, Silver, and Deer Skin Britches by Roger Pinckney

Island resident Roger Pinckney is the author of six books on Southern Culture. This is one of a series of articles he has written for Daufuskie Island Magazine on Daufuskie History. The Spanish explorers, the story goes, came to the New World for “God, gold and glory.” Maybe they found God, but there was more […]

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