Archive for July 12th, 2012

The Wonderful World of Water Festival

The Wonderful World of Water Festival

0 / July 12, 2012 6:59 am

Beaufort prepares for annual events Since the first festival was held in July 1956, Beaufort has been perfecting ways to have fun and stay cool during the hot summer days and nights. This year’s Water Festival stays true to tradition […]

Brown twins exemplify festival’s dedicated volunteer base

Brown twins exemplify festival’s dedicated volunteer base

0 / July 12, 2012 6:33 am

By Tess Malijenovsky “We drank the Kool-aid and we liked it,” says Elizabeth Brown. This is Water Festival lingo for being roped into the Water Festival volunteer staff and liking it. She and her twin brother, Van, are going on […]

Make a fashion splash for Water Festival

Make a fashion splash for Water Festival

0 / July 12, 2012 6:31 am

By Laura Trask There are many wonderful and celebrated annual events across the globe, but when the air of the Lowcountry gets thick with humidity and the thermometer reaches its breaking point, we here in Beaufort  start to prepare ourselves […]

WHHI-TV introduces The Beaufort News

WHHI-TV introduces The Beaufort News

0 / July 12, 2012 6:25 am

Watch your local news on Hargray Cable Channel 8 After much anticipation, WHHI-TV is bringing residents of Beaufort something they’ve missed for quite some time: their own newscast. The Beaufort News premiers Thursday, July 12 at 7 p.m. on Channel […]

Look hot, even in the heat

0 / July 12, 2012 6:22 am

By Takiya Smith With temperatures soaring and the humidity climbing, the last thing we girls need to be concerned with is our looks.  Here are a few tips, recommendations and tricks of the trade to help keep your summer look […]

My Fourth of July ‘obligation vacation’

0 / July 12, 2012 6:21 am

By Kimberly Steinbruck My husband and I just returned from what we call an “obligation vacation.”  These are the vacations you have to take, not the ones you want to take.  For us, it means dragging ourselves up to Connecticut […]

The girl with a very strange name from a very small town

0 / July 12, 2012 6:20 am

By Cherimie Crane Weatherford During my time as a contributor for The Island News I have poked fun at many people in my life — my husband, my best friend, Momma and Daddy, my Mammaw and even some poor princess […]

Annual Happy Wino Water Fest survival kit

Annual Happy Wino Water Fest survival kit

0 / July 12, 2012 6:18 am

By Terry Sweeney Greetings fellow Happy Winos! As a way of saying thank you for your loyalty and devotion to my column, I thought I would give y’all my annual “Happy Wino Water Festival Survival Kit.” To that end, I […]

Indie Film Corner: “A Cat in Paris,” “Peace, Love and Misunderstanding” and “Hysteria”

0 / July 12, 2012 6:16 am

By Dennis Tavernetti “A Cat In Paris” from The World Series presented by Emerging Pictures in HD at USCB Center For the Arts Monday, July 16 at 2 p.m. and Wednesday, July 25 at 6:30 p.m. Synopsis:  Dino is a […]

Arts Events

Arts Events

0 / July 12, 2012 6:14 am

Kazoos on Vacation, Storytelling with Cora Rick Hubbard the Kazoo Guy and storyteller Cora Newcomb will perform their wonders on stage at ARTworks this summer, Saturdays July 14 through August 4. Admission is $5 per person, and kids under 6 […]