Archive for May 5th, 2011

The votes for Favorite Mom are in!

0 / May 5, 2011 11:21 pm

The winner of The Island News’ 2011 Mommy Makeover contest is Michelle Morgan. She had the most votes online out of the 1,800 readers who participated. In upcoming issues, see how this hardworking mother of eight will be pampered, styled […]

A Taste of Beaufort: Come sample a weekend of fun

0 / May 5, 2011 11:15 pm

Main Street Beaufort, USA announces the 12th annual A Taste of Beaufort Festival Friday, May 6 and Saturday May, 7, 2011 at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park. The festival kicks off Friday, May 6, from 6-10 p.m. with Shaggin’ With […]



0 / May 5, 2011 11:14 pm

Dr. Valerie Truesdale is completing her fourth year as superintendent of Beaufort County School District.  Before coming to Beaufort, she was the superintendent for Oconee County School District. Prior to that, she was the Chief Instructional Services Officer for Lexington […]

What 2 Do

0 / May 5, 2011 11:00 pm

Local author, poet will read at Beaufort library Alice Connelly Moore, local author and poet, will share her “Inspired Words” at the Beaufort library on Scott Street on Thursday, May 5, from  2-3 p.m.   BHS Dance Ensemble performs spring […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

0 / May 5, 2011 10:59 pm

Daisy is a 7 month old female spayed Terrier mix.  She loves to run and play. Come adopt her at the Beaufort County Animal Shelter & Control, 23 Shelter Church Road, Beaufort, SC 29906. For more information, call 843-255-5010 Office […]

BowWOW! Facts, observations and musings about Our Best Friends

0 / May 5, 2011 10:58 pm

Listen up: Dealing with sound, hearing loss By Tracie Korol As the Blue Angels perform practice maneuvers low over my house, I notice that with each pass my visiting pack flattens to the ground, ears clamped tight to the head.  […]

Picture Day at Beaufort Dog

0 / May 5, 2011 10:57 pm

The dogs at Beaufort Dog Day School will be posing this week for their picture day with local photographer Misty Smith.  This is the first time, as we know, that school picture day has extended beyond the traditional schools and […]

Famous Happy Winos from History

Famous Happy Winos from History

0 / May 5, 2011 10:55 pm

By Terry Sweeney Whenever I wake up in the morning, fully clothed, in a now wine-stained ensemble, an empty bottle of red perched on my bedside table, I seriously am tempted to berate myself for allowing myself to be “overserved” […]

Scenes from Beaufort’s Relay For Life

Scenes from Beaufort’s Relay For Life

0 / May 5, 2011 10:50 pm
Local walks runway, joins modeling agency

Local walks runway, joins modeling agency

0 / May 5, 2011 10:45 pm

Beaufortonian Lara Lill, owner of Chapter 1 Design with her husband Alex, recently participated as a model in Savannah Fashion Week. She also walked the runway at Charleston’s Eco Fashion event, where fellow Beaufortonian Caroline Baker, designer of Maude Couture, […]