Archive for January, 2012

McDonald’s of Beaufort to hire 105 new employees

McDonald’s of Beaufort to hire 105 new employees

0 / January 31, 2012 3:20 pm

McDonald’s of Beaufort is having a Hiring Day on Wednesday February 8th from 9am to 6pm, and will be conducting interviews for prospective new employees at Carolina Cove Executive Center on Boundary St, Suite 205 (behind Enmark).  The fast food […]

Beaufort PD:  Murder Suspect Arrested

Beaufort PD: Murder Suspect Arrested

1 / January 30, 2012 6:20 pm

A suspect has been arrested in connection with the January 28th fatal shooting of 48 year old Michael Edward Smith of Adventure Street. 29 year old David Legree of St. Helena has been charged with Murder in connection to this […]

Irish Festival coming in February

Irish Festival coming in February

0 / January 30, 2012 2:53 pm

The Beaufort Irish Festival is coming February 25th & 26th.  This year, ‘A Weekend in Ireland’ benefits Habit for Humanity, and gives us Irish entertainment, dancers, food, and vendors at the Quality Inn Beaufort on Boundary Street, and both a music […]

BEAUFORT PD: MURDER BEING INVESTIGATED

BEAUFORT PD: MURDER BEING INVESTIGATED

0 / January 29, 2012 10:04 am

BEAUFORT POLICE DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE:  MURDER BEING INVESTIGATED At 4:53 p.m. on January 28, 2012 Beaufort Police Officers were called to a report of a gunshot victim at 610 Adventure Street. Responding officers met with witnesses who reported hearing gunshots […]

New Harmonies series continues at Beaufort Branch Library

New Harmonies series continues at Beaufort Branch Library

0 / January 28, 2012 4:44 pm

Tunes & Tales with local Irene Goodnight was the performance this afternoon in the New Harmonies: Celebrating American Roots Music series at The Beaufort Branch Library.  The Smithsonian exhibit moves on after February 4th, but if you haven’t attended yet, there’s still […]

Have a rice day!

0 / January 25, 2012 8:21 pm

By Jack Sparacino I love rice. One really nice thing about coming to the Lowcountry was discovering the wonderful local rice. Having never before lived in an area that produced rice, I couldn’t resist doing a little research on the […]

Church offers ‘DivorceCare’ Program

0 / January 25, 2012 8:21 pm

Marriages are breaking up, leaving a trail of hurting families and congregations that struggle to find the right response. People who are hurting from divorce and separation are showing up in churches seeking help and healing. The Parish Church of […]

Fraternity holds MLK Unity Breakfast

Fraternity holds MLK Unity Breakfast

0 / January 25, 2012 8:20 pm

The Brothers of the Xi Gamma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.; Beaufort, SC, presented their 12th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Unity Breakfast on Saturday, January 14, 2012. The annual theme was “Agenda 2012: Continuing to […]

New park to open at Factory Creek vista

1 / January 25, 2012 8:18 pm

The Open Land Trust, in partnership with Beaufort County and the City of Beaufort purchased land along Factory Creek for creation of a passive public park and a dock for fishing and crabbing. The property consists of four parcels located […]

Local midwife celebrates 100th delivery, The Island News’ editor gives birth to healthy baby boy

Local midwife celebrates 100th delivery, The Island News’ editor gives birth to healthy baby boy

0 / January 25, 2012 8:17 pm

By Wendy Nilsen Pollitzer Congratulations are due to proud parents Daniel and Pamela Brownstein. On January 10, 2012, Sanford Wolfe Brownstein was brought into this world weighing 7 pounds and measuring 21 inches in length. Donna Andrews, who celebrated her […]