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My journey to the Toastmasters District 58 Table Topics Contest

I can’t believe I won third place at the Toastmasters District 58 Table Topics Contest! I wasn’t supposed to compete at this level, but, by a turn of events, I had the opportunity to represent my club and area in the competition in … Continue reading

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Action-packed fun at Cooper River Bridge Run and Volvo Car Open Tennis Tournament

What an action-packed start to April for locals and tourists in the Charleston area! The 40th Cooper River Bridge Run was held Saturday, April 1 and the Volvo Car Tennis Tournament also began that weekend on Daniel Island. The race had … Continue reading

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Advocacy Day at the Statehouse 2016

I spent the day in Columbia, SC at the Advocacy Day rally for people with the disabilities. The for main topics of discussion were related to healthcare, employment, housing and transportation. A few members from the South Carolina Legislature addressed … Continue reading

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Richie Parker drives past the adversities in life

Native of Beaufort, South Carolina, Richie Parker was born without any limbs on his upper body. Even with the challenges in life, Richie has learned to live indepently. Richie is able to drive himself to work where he is a … Continue reading

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Welcome to Charleston, South Carolina

As a native Charlestonian, it’s exciting to hear of travels by tourists to my home town. It iseven more enjoyable to hear about Ashley’s visit to this historic city. Ashley uses a wheelchair and writes a blog called Wheelchair Traveling. … Continue reading

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