Archive for June, 2012

Discover Huspa Plantation

Discover Huspa Plantation

0 / June 27, 2012 11:23 pm

By Tess Malijenovsky Tucked away in the Beaufort countryside is a 350-acre equestrian park called Huspa Plantation. Visiting horse riders nearing its white picket fence continue down a long dirt road lined with giant oak trees. They’ll pass the horse […]

Happy Independence Day, Beaufort!

Happy Independence Day, Beaufort!

0 / June 27, 2012 11:22 pm

Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island will host a traditional Independence Day Celebration with The Parris Island band and an incredible fireworks display. There will be free Cracker Jacks and giveaways. Food and beverages will be available for purchase from […]

A wine to f loat your boat

A wine to f loat your boat

0 / June 27, 2012 10:03 pm

By Terry Sweeney One of my fondest Fourth of July memories is lying on the deck of my friend’s boat on the Beaufort River looking up at the technicolor fireworks extravaganza exploding in the night sky above me. Now I’m […]

Who will be crowned River King and Queen?

Who will be crowned River King and Queen?

0 / June 27, 2012 9:59 pm

Do you reign supreme at the Sandbar? Or do you find others worshipping your boat? We’re looking for a man and a woman to be named the first River King and Queen of Beaufort. Post a picture of yourself looking […]

Beaufort City Council balances budget, doesn’t raise taxes

0 / June 27, 2012 9:57 pm

Beaufort’s 2012-13 budget avoids raising taxes, includes a 3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for employees but eliminated a new fire truck or street sweeper following action Tuesday, June 26, by Beaufort City Council. Responding to directions earlier this month by council, […]

Ocean Motion benefits new local nonprofit, Port Royal Sound Foundation

0 / June 27, 2012 9:56 pm

By Tess Malijenovsky This Saturday at Yoga Chandra Studio will conclude a month-long celebration of world oceans. The yoga studio is taking over the Lady’s Island Marina with “Ocean Motion,” a full day of yoga, arts and crafts, sustainable lectures […]

News briefs

0 / June 27, 2012 9:55 pm

New show features mayor ‘Straight Talk’ This week, Beaufort Mayor Billy Keyserling introduces a new television show on WHHI, Channel 8 on Hargray, called “Straight Talk with Billy K.” The purpose is to introduce new ideas, to discuss old ones […]

Pick a row

0 / June 27, 2012 9:54 pm

By Martha O’Regan This was the closing statement of a very inspiring speaker at a local business meeting several years ago.  Admittedly, I don’t remember the exact context, but I believe she tied it to picking corn in Iowa. Regardless, […]

Paparazzi Hair Studio brings out celebrity in you

0 / June 27, 2012 9:54 pm

By Takiya Smith Walking into Paparazzi Hair Studio, one is instantly taken by the Hollywood hues of ultra chic teal met with pops of leopard print paint and decor.  The studio style floor plan mingled with upbeat tunes jamming from […]

Beaufort Dentist Receives Mastership Award

0 / June 27, 2012 9:52 pm

The Academy of General Dentistry — a professional association of more than 37,000 general dentists dedicated to providing quality dental care and oral health education to the public — is pleased to announce that Stephen W. Durham, DMD, MAGD, of […]