• With a focus on spending time together and having fun, Bunny and Dennis Mindermann represent Beaufort’s Modern Family With a focus on spending time together and having fun, Bunny and Dennis Mindermann represent Beaufort’s Modern Family1 April 10, 2014 9:13 am

    By Pamela Brownstein Last Friday, adults, teenagers and young children gathered at the Mindermann house to celebrate Bunny Mindermann’s birthday. They all enjoyed grilled steaks, roasted vegetables and Bunny’s favorite […]

  • Meet the McCaffrees Meet the McCaffrees0 April 2, 2014 11:02 pm

    By Lanier Laney If you haven’t met Brian and Melanie McCaffree yet, then you absolutely must. They win my vote as one of Beaufort’s 2014 most captivatingly fun young couples. […]

  • Her heart belongs to Tabby Her heart belongs to Tabby2 March 30, 2014 2:10 pm

    Jessica Weiss has devoted her life to helping Beaufort’s unloved cats By Lanier Laney California native Jessica Weiss is the director of operations at the Beaufort County Tabby House, located […]

  • Steve Mix: Beaufort’s ‘Mr. Nice Guy’ Steve Mix: Beaufort’s ‘Mr. Nice Guy’1 March 20, 2014 10:57 am

    By Lanier Laney I was fortunate to have firsthand experience of Steve Mix’s kind heart by watching him in an emergency medical situation. He’s truly a Good Samaritan, and he […]

  • School Notes School Notes0 April 10, 2014 10:46 am

    BATTERY CREEK HIGH • Battery Creek High School Spring Drama is “Perfect Score” and will be performed at the John J. McVey Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. April 10, […]

  • Grant gives students opportunity to expand cultural knowledge, foreign language skills Grant gives students opportunity to expand cultural knowledge, foreign language skills0 April 10, 2014 9:23 am

    The Northern Beaufort County Public Education Foundation presented a grant to Julie McKay, the French/Spanish teacher at Whale Branch Early College High School, in November 2013.  The grant provides over […]

  • TCL wins national marketing awards0 April 10, 2014 9:21 am

    The Technical College of the Lowcountry was recently honored in the prestigious National Council for Marketing & Public Relations annual Paragon Awards competition. TCL received a gold award for its […]

  • New Civil Air Patrol squadron will start to meet0 April 10, 2014 9:21 am

    Members of Beaufort’s newly minted Civil Air Patrol squadron spread the word last Saturday, April 5, that the group is now officially chartered and holding meetings at the Beaufort County […]

  • Gregory pitches complete shutout Gregory pitches complete shutout0 April 10, 2014 10:22 am

    Senior pitcher Carson Gregory turned in a stellar pitching performance last Friday night. Gregory pitched a complete game shutout to lead Beaufort High to a 1-0 victory over familiar rival […]

  • High school tennis: Whale Branch holds off Battery Creek0 April 10, 2014 9:19 am

    In boys high school tennis, Whale Branch improved to 3-1 on Wednesday, April 2, thanks to a hard-fought 4-3 win over familiar foe and longtime rival Battery Creek. For Whale […]

  • Beaufort High boys tennis drops match to Bishop England Beaufort High boys tennis drops match to Bishop England0 April 10, 2014 9:18 am

    Beaufort High dropped a boys tennis match 3-4 to Bishop England on Wednesday, April 2. Beaufort High’s  Jack Louw, Quinton Paton and Owen Stoval earned singles wins. Singles: No. 1 […]

  • High school soccer: Beaufort High doubles up Ashley Ridge0 April 10, 2014 9:14 am

    The Beaufort High girls’ soccer team notched a win over Ashley Ridge last Friday night, prevailing 2-1 following penalty kicks. As a result of the win, Beaufort High improved to […]

  • News brief: Sheriff’s Office investigating armed robbery in Burton0 April 10, 2014 8:18 am

    The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that occurred last Friday, April 4 evening. Just after 6:30 p.m., deputies met with a 20-year-old male victim who advised […]

  • Crews to install new mooring field0 April 2, 2014 10:55 pm

    Located in the Beaufort River, the field could open for boaters by end of April Beaufort’s new mooring field could be open later this month as crews from American Underwater […]

  • Three fires in three days keep firefighters busy0 April 2, 2014 10:54 pm

    Three fires in three days kept Beaufort-Port Royal firefighters busy last week, but prompt actions helped minimize damage and avoid injuries to residents or responders, fire officials said today. “Damage […]

  • News briefs0 April 2, 2014 10:53 pm

    Hospital CFO Jeff White to talk to LIBPA  Mr. Jeff White, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the Beaufort Memorial Hospital, will be the guest speaker for the […]

  • Your dog is a person, too0 April 17, 2014 8:08 am

    By Tracie Korol We are now floating in the sea change where dogs, in earlier centuries regarded as pests or property, later to become helpmates and co-workers, are now not […]

  • Social media and small business: Post today, regret tomorrow1 April 10, 2014 8:21 am

    By Cherimie Crane Weatherford Never one accused of being an oracle, often I hesitate prior to parting unsolicited wisdom on the unsuspecting. Having made far too many less-than-stellar decisions, a […]

  • Exiled to the attic: Part II of Horseshoes and the Ex0 April 10, 2014 8:05 am

    By Danette Vernon I was 38, and in my third year in college. It was 1998. I was studying art therapy, and as I searched through a bank of micro-fish […]

  • Ears to you0 April 10, 2014 7:57 am

    By Tracie Korol When the Blue Angels perform practiced maneuvers low over my house, I noticed that with each pass my visiting pack flattened to the ground, ears clamped tight […]