Archive for May 26th, 2011

Dinner is Not Served

0 / May 26, 2011 4:51 pm

By Terry Sweeney   The other day while preparing hors d’oeuvres for some charming fellow Happy Winos who were running a little late for happy hour (hey in my book, five minutes after five o’clock is late!), I received a […]

Beaufort’s Alpha Phi Alpha Chapter to Honor Charter Day

Beaufort’s Alpha Phi Alpha Chapter to Honor Charter Day

0 / May 26, 2011 4:50 pm

The Members of the Xi Gamma Lambda Chapter (Beaufort) of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. will celebrate their 29th Charter Day.  The event will be held on Sunday, June 12,, 4 p.m at the Faith Memorial Baptist Church, 28 Lands […]

Classic Car Cruise-In Winners

Classic Car Cruise-In Winners

0 / May 26, 2011 4:47 pm

  The Classic Car & Truck Club of Beaufort held its monthly Cruise-In at Grayco parking lot, Sea Island Parkway Lady’s Island on Friday evening May 6. The winners are, from left to right: Dr. Ralph Salzer, 1946 Hudson Super […]

Documentary shows Veterans  ETV presents ‘South Carolinians in World War II’

Documentary shows Veterans ETV presents ‘South Carolinians in World War II’

1 / May 26, 2011 4:43 pm

With about 184,000 South Carolinians serving in World War II, and thousands more who moved here after the war, ETV and The State newspaper partnered together to tell the stories of these veterans in their own words. The result is […]

BEAUFORT HOME FEATURED ON COVER OF ‘THIS OLD HOUSE’

BEAUFORT HOME FEATURED ON COVER OF ‘THIS OLD HOUSE’

0 / May 26, 2011 4:40 pm

Brian and Shelia Robbins’ outdoor living space at 207 Laurens Street in Beaufort is featured on the cover of the June issue of This Old House magazine. The project was designed the local architecture firm of Frederick + Frederick Architects. […]

Painting Jet Planes

Painting Jet Planes

0 / May 26, 2011 4:37 pm

  Paul Binyard of Mitchell Brothers in Beaufort on Thursday, May 19, sprays some of the six gallons of primer it will take to cover the FJ-3 Fury on static display at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. Each of the […]

Pretty for Prom

Pretty for Prom

0 / May 26, 2011 4:35 pm

  Ashley Dantzler and Juanita Mayse get ready to hit the town before the Beaufort High Prom on Saturday. If you have photos from prom, please send them to theislandnews@gmail.com, Attn. Wendy Pollitzer.  

Summer Camp at YMCA

0 / May 26, 2011 4:33 pm

Instead of spending the summer at home and indoors, the YMCA of Beaufort County Summer Camp is encouraging parents to give their kids a chance to explore nature at the Y’s day camps. YMCA campers gain new experiences, develop essential […]

President Obama congratulates Second Grader’s First Holy Communion

President Obama congratulates Second Grader’s First Holy Communion

0 / May 26, 2011 4:32 pm

Victoria Gwin-Baughman, a second grader at St. Peter’s Catholic School on Lady’s Island, made her first Holy Communion on Sunday, May 8. She received gifts and cards from family and friends. She also received one very special card, which came […]

Sweetgrass music festival to benefit CAPA

Sweetgrass music festival to benefit CAPA

0 / May 26, 2011 4:30 pm

      The Beaufort Sweetgrass Music Festival, a benefit concert for the Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA), will showcase local bands playing 60s and 70s music on Saturday, June 4, from 1-10 p.m. at Beaufort Town Center Lakeview (under […]