Archive for October, 2011

Straight Talk: Marketing Beaufort more efficiently

0 / October 27, 2011 12:36 am

By Mayor Billy Keyserling One of the most important lessons I learned while working in DC, through my training as a mediator and serving the public, is that we must separate the WHO from the WHAT. When we focus on […]

City Council approves Vaden building annex

0 / October 27, 2011 12:35 am

By Tess Malijenovsky Board members of the Alzheimer’s Family Services of Greater Beaufort came to the Tuesday night City Council meeting dressed in purple for their cause. An official proclamation was made to honor November as Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. The […]

Weekend crime reports

0 / October 27, 2011 12:34 am

THE HAUNTED FLOATER: A woman volunteers to dress up in costume and frighten a crowd of followers as she guides them on a Ghost Tour downtown last Sunday, October 23. There’s something about frightening an innocent crowd with haunting tales […]

Beaufort moves toward buried utility lines

0 / October 27, 2011 12:33 am

Working to improve Beaufort’s safety and appearance, more power and low-voltage lines will be buried underground rather than strung from poles following action Tuesday by Beaufort City Council. The Council gave the first of two required approvals to an ordinance […]

Friends of Crystal Lake group being formed

0 / October 27, 2011 12:32 am

Upon completion of the new bridge and widening of Lady’s Island Drive the contractors presently using the former Butler Marine building on Lady’s Drive as a headquarters and laydown area will vacate the property and move to their next project.  […]

Captured Moments: Husband-wife team operates photography studio

Captured Moments: Husband-wife team operates photography studio

0 / October 27, 2011 12:31 am

Escaping the cold winters of Southern Maryland, Susan and Eric Smith moved to Beaufort in April and opened a new photography studio in the downtown area. They had a home-based studio for over 25 years in Port Tobacco, Maryland, and […]

Pan Am reunion in Miami attended by Dataw author

Pan Am reunion in Miami attended by Dataw author

0 / October 27, 2011 12:21 am

By Lanier Laney Rebecca Sprecher of Dataw probably never thought when she graduated from UNC and joined Pan Am as a stewardess  that she would end up spending one Christmas  on the shore of the Arabian Sea at a Karachi […]

Excellence in photography

Excellence in photography

0 / October 27, 2011 12:19 am

The Photography Club of Beaufort has announced the winners of the semi-annual Fall Competition, held Monday night, October 10,.  Judging the event were award-winning photographers Jonathan Dyer, photographer from the Beaufort Gazette/Island Packet, Gary Geboy, award-winning professional photographer, and Jonathan […]

Arts Events

0 / October 27, 2011 12:17 am

Beaufort High School drama presents play Beaufort High Theater proudly presents Robert Fulghum’s “All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten.” This play is a comedy/drama full of stories about life.  Each story brings the pages of Fulghum’s […]

Fourth Annual Lowcountry Art Festival at Frogmore

0 / October 27, 2011 12:17 am

Frogmore’s Lowcountry Store, located at 736 Sea Island Parkway in St. Helena Island, is hosting the 4th Annual Lowcountry Arts Festival at the Lowcountry Store from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 5. Many of the Lowcountry’s finest […]