Archive for June 21st, 2012

United Way seeks volunteers in national ‘Day of Action’

0 / June 21, 2012 3:43 am

Seeking 600 volunteers to help tutor Beaufort and Jasper elementary students in reading, United Way of the Lowcountry is turning to social media Thursday as part of the national United Way’s “Day of Action.” The day includes “The Big Tweet” […]

150th anniversary of Penn Center: Founder’s Day Celebration

150th anniversary of Penn Center: Founder’s Day Celebration

0 / June 21, 2012 3:33 am

By Tess Malijenovsky “It’s not just the unique history of St. Helena, or the state of South Carolina. It’s a unique American history, and a lot of people don’t know about it,” said Victoria Smalls about Penn Center. Smalls is […]

Alzheimer’s Family Services fundraiser a big success

Alzheimer’s Family Services fundraiser a big success

0 / June 21, 2012 3:24 am

By Lanier Laney Executive Director Arlene Hull said the Alzheimer’s Family Services of Greater Beaufort had a sellout crowd of more than 240 people at last weekend’s dinner theater fundraiser at The Shed in Port Royal. The money will go […]

Webb Wilder and The Beatnecks to rock Port Royal

Webb Wilder and The Beatnecks to rock Port Royal

0 / June 21, 2012 3:19 am

Hot on the heels of the energizing Havana Son show, the final act in the popular Street Music on Paris Avenue summer concert series will take to the stage Saturday, June 23, at 6:30 p.m. Webb Wilder and The Beatnecks […]

When it comes to artistic accomplishments, this student has all the right moves

When it comes to artistic accomplishments, this student has all the right moves

0 / June 21, 2012 3:17 am

Morgan Bennett, a 2012 graduate from Beaufort High School, is the recipient of the South Carolina Dance Education Organization (SCDEO) Artistic Merit, Leadership and Academic Merit Award. To be considered, Morgan was required to answer essay questions, provide a letter […]

Chamber Civitas Awards honor Beaufort leaders

0 / June 21, 2012 3:16 am

In its 10th year, the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Civitas Awards will celebrate the best and brightest businesses and business leaders in Beaufort, Port Royal and the Sea Islands June 29 at the Dataw Island Clubhouse. Part of the […]

Have some summer fungi fun

0 / June 21, 2012 3:12 am

By Terry Sweeney OK, so fungi is not the most appetizing word in your vocabulary. But like ’em or not, mushrooms have been the wild forage food of choice all the way back to ancient Greece and Rome.  Mexican Aztecs […]

The Indie Film Corner: “Quill: The Life of a Guide Dog” and “Jiro Dreams of Sushi”

0 / June 21, 2012 3:09 am

By Dennis Tavernetti “Quill: The Life of a Guide Dog” from the World Film Series presented by Emerging Pictures in HD at USCB Center For the Arts on Monday, June 25 at 4 p.m. and Friday, July 6 at 4 […]

Blue Mudd brings on the tunes

Blue Mudd brings on the tunes

0 / June 21, 2012 3:06 am

Blue Mudd had a sold out show in Charleston for the Piccolo Spoleto Jazz performance and the band will be back this Thursday at the Foolish Frog. Blue Mudd is Beek Webb on mandolin, Jevon Daly on fiddle, Roger Bellow […]

New painting class at BAA Studio

0 / June 21, 2012 3:04 am

“CAPTURING WATER’S MYSTERY” in Water Mixable Oils with Jay Kenaga will be offered Tuesday through Thursday, June 26, 27 and 28. Paint and some supplies furnished; all skill levels welcome. The instructor will supply water mixable oil paint, water bottles, […]