Archive for May 10th, 2012

Happy Mother’s Day to our Mommy Makeover winner

Happy Mother’s Day to our Mommy Makeover winner

0 / May 10, 2012 4:00 am

Congratulations to Robin Sepulveda, the winner of The Island News’ Mommy Makeover 2012 contest! She had the most votes of the top five finalists on our website. Robin, seen above with her kids, will receive a mani-pedi and makeup done […]

Special tricycle gives little boy more mobility, freedom

Special tricycle gives little boy more mobility, freedom

0 / May 10, 2012 3:56 am

By Marie McAden Playtime just got a whole lot better for 4-year-old Matthew Boyles. The Ridgeland toddler — incapacitated by a heart attack two years ago — now has a tricycle he can ride. His occupational therapist arranged for the […]

As important as the air a woman breathes is the character of women around her

0 / May 10, 2012 3:54 am

By Cherimie Crane Weatherford Running through the fields with the Mississippi heat searing down, I felt the rye grass like cool velvet against my short little legs. Without a care in the world, I made my way down a purpose […]

Big hats equal big fun at Dataw Derby party

Big hats equal big fun at Dataw Derby party

0 / May 10, 2012 3:53 am

By Lanier Laney Jayne and Bill Krebs hosted their annual Kentucky Derby Party on Saturday, May 5, at their beautiful home on Dataw Island with the help of the Dataw GRITS (Girls Raised In The South) Club. I am told […]

Relay for Life passes the torch

Relay for Life passes the torch

0 / May 10, 2012 3:50 am

By Tess Malijenovsky Beaufort’s Relay for Life made great strides in cancer research around Beaufort Middle School’s track throughout the night of April 27. Hundreds of citizens participated in the overnight event to celebrate cancer survivors, remember those lost, and […]

This Mother’s Day … think pink!

0 / May 10, 2012 3:48 am

By Terry Sweeney You know rosé (ro-zay) for so many years had quite the bad rep. There were so many mass-produced cheap floozies out there over the years that you wouldn’t even think of ever bringing one home to meet […]

First Presbyterian Church turns 100

0 / May 10, 2012 3:46 am

“Presbyterians in Beaufort sought to establish a church in the 1740s and 1880s. It was not until 1912 that 16 people formed a permanent congregation …” These are the opening words that will appear on a new historical marker located […]

Dying to succeed: Confessions of a workaholic

0 / May 10, 2012 3:45 am

By Takiya Smith It has been close to two months since my last article and as I begin to write, I admit that I have missed these moments. Quiet, private moments where I can put pen to paper and let […]

Dying to succeed: Confessions of a workaholic

0 / May 10, 2012 3:42 am

By Takiya Smith It has been close to two months since my last article and as I begin to write, I admit that I have missed these moments. Quiet, private moments where I can put pen to paper and let […]

Steamed: The 10 worst things since broccoli

0 / May 10, 2012 3:41 am

By Jack Sparacino Well, I try to give equal time in this column.  Having written a few months ago about the 10 best things since sliced bread, and at the urging of several readers, here is my initial list of […]