Area waterways closed for Marine training

info@islandpacket.comSeptember 19, 2013 

Area waterways will be closed from 6 a.m. to midnight Monday and Tuesday for extended live fire training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island.

Closed waterways include Archers Creek, Ribbon Creek and Edding Creek.

These creeks are normally closed to boaters because of live fire training between 6 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. during the week and 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays -- with the exception of Archers Creek, which is open Saturdays.

Details: Weapons and Field Training Battalion Range Control at 843-228-3170.

The Island Packet is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service