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2:03 am on Monday December 17, 2012

Alcohol is gone from Folly Beach's sand, but quiet times are still silent

Image by YouTube user "MrPkzip" The video with shouts of "USA, USA" that added fuel to the fire.It's been more than six months since Folly Beach kicked alcohold off its beach in hopes of less routy times, but over at The Holy City Sinner, it's...
1:20 am on Tuesday September 4, 2012

Permanent Folly Beach alcohol ban gets closer to reality

Image by Flickr user oemebamoUpdate 3: A third reading of the permanent ban is due to come before council on Friday — and the effects of the temporary ban on Labor Day are sure to weigh in. For the ban: Routy crowds were not a problem this holiday....
2:48 am on Thursday July 26, 2012

Folly Beach's problem isn't a choice of alcohol or no alcohol

Image by Flickr user muohace_dc The tide is coming to swallow this scene.Much and more has been written about the Folly Beach July Fourth incident and the alcohol band debate that has followed in its wake. A temporary 60-day ban on alcohol at the...
4:44 am on Monday July 16, 2012

Alcohol ban at Folly Beach: Reading the beer leaves on sales

Image by Flickr user alexfelIn a report, NBC News 2 offers up some anecdotal evidence that business is already hurting on Folly Beach following an emergency 60 day ban of alcohol at the beach that started last week.  As you'd expect business is...
3:22 am on Thursday July 12, 2012

In responsibility for Folly Beach July 4 'riot', two tales told

A screen shot of After Midnight Parties promoting their appearance at Folly Beach. Update: A more permanent ban may be headed to November's ballot. You've heard it by now: An emergency alcohol ban has hit Folly Beach following outrage over a rowdy...
3:28 am on Wednesday July 11, 2012

Folly Beach issues emergency ban of alcohol; Event organizer responds

Image by YouTube user "MrPkzip" The video with shouts of "USA, USA" that added fuel to the fire. Update: The alcohol ban is sticking for now, and police are doubting AMP's story. Following outrage over a rowdy beach party at Folly that lead to the ...
8:50 am on Tuesday August 24, 2010

Berkeley County getting closer to Sunday alcohol sales (update: On the ballot)

Image by Flickr user scion_cho Almost there. Update August 24: County Council has approved the measure to go to the voters on the November ballot.  The Post and Courier has a brief on the news. So remember that if you vote this election season and...
4:30 pm on Thursday July 9, 2009

Folly Beach considers ban on alcoholic beverages (updated)

Image by Flickr user GetHiroshimaImage by 20090707-folly.jpgCopious amounts of litter on Folly Beach after the Fourth of July celebrations has officials considering placing a ban on alcoholic beverages on the beach. The amount of trash left on the...
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