Archive for November 9th, 2011

In memory of Smokin’ Joe Frazier

In memory of Smokin’ Joe Frazier

0 / November 9, 2011 9:14 pm

Beaufort and the boxing world lost a legend when Smokin’ Joe Frazier died from liver cancer at age 67 on Monday, November 7. Smokin’ Joe Frazier was born Joseph William Frazier in Beaufort, South Carolina, on January 12, 1944.  He […]

Parade, events honor Veterans Day

0 / November 9, 2011 9:12 pm

On Friday, November 11, Beaufort community members can show their respect to the men and women who’ve dedicated a lifetime to serving our country by attending the Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony. Edward Ray, Beaufort Country Veterans Affairs Officer, said […]

Responding to visitor criticism

0 / November 9, 2011 9:10 pm

By Mayor Billy Keyserling Here is an email I received on Monday morning November 1: “Visited your city last Tuesday and received a parking ticket for an expired meter. My fault. I don’t understand how you can promote tourism for […]

Weekend Crime Reports

0 / November 9, 2011 9:09 pm

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: Last Saturday, an irate female customer at Smokers Express threw a can of beer at a clerk, damaging the credit card machine. The woman left the scene but a warrant was obtained for her arrest on account of […]

News Briefs

0 / November 9, 2011 9:08 pm

Main Street Beaufort holds awning project The Design Committee of Main Street Beaufort, USA announces plans for an Awning Project to be completed in first quarter of 2012. Any business and/or property owner in the Main Street Beaufort designated area […]

Mayor names Small Business Saturday

0 / November 9, 2011 9:08 pm

By Tess Malijenovsky Mayor Keyserling made the official proclamation at Tuesday’s public Beaufort City Council meeting that Saturday, November 26, (the first Saturday after Thanksgiving) will officially be “Small Business Saturday.” This proclamation was made in effort to support small, […]

Firefighters minimize damage of home blaze

0 / November 9, 2011 9:07 pm

Just after midnight on November 3, the Lady’s Island St. Helena Fire District was called to the Alston Road neighborhood of Lady’s Island for the report of a possible house fire. Information given to 9-1-1 was that the caller could […]

Celebration at Charles Street Gallery

Celebration at Charles Street Gallery

0 / November 9, 2011 9:07 pm

Seven Lowcountry artists, with great international flair, fill the Charles Street Gallery in Beaufort with scenes of salt marshes, kayakers, horse paddocks, green rolling hills, Jordanian architecture, and French cabbage gardens. Join them for a reception and celebration of new […]

Growing up in an art town

0 / November 9, 2011 9:00 pm

ARTworks’ after school program spans visual, performing, and literary arts. When students, 6 to 16 years old, entered the studio-classrooms in the fall session, they created paintings on bark paper, baskets with reeds, gargoyles out of clay, short stories with […]

Fall series of Friday organ concerts continues

0 / November 9, 2011 8:59 pm

Jared Johnson, Canon Organist and Choirmaster of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Columbia, concludes the fall series of Friday Organ Concerts at noon on November 18 at the Parish Church of St. Helena (Episcopal).  The 45-minute recital is free and open […]