Archive for July 19th, 2012

Burton Fire District celebrates promotions

Burton Fire District celebrates promotions

0 / July 19, 2012 3:48 pm

The Burton Fire District held a ceremony recently promoting seven of its members to new ranks including a new officer. Firefighter Justin Blankenship was promoted from Engineer to Lieutenant and will now serve as an engine company officer. Lieutenant Blankenship […]

Photos sought for 2013 Land Preservation Calendar

0 / July 19, 2012 3:46 pm

Contest Theme: Beaufort County Birds & Their Habitats Beaufort County Birds and Their Habitats is the theme for Beaufort County’s annual photo contest and photographers have until September 4 to submit pictures of birds and/or selected habitat locations. Winning photos […]

The Baby Diaries: What to do when he’s on the move

0 / July 19, 2012 3:45 pm

By Pamela Brownstein Wanted: A smart, friendly, funny, caring nanny who cooks, cleans my house, teaches my baby to walk and talk, sings songs in a British accent about helping the medicine go down, has a cheery disposition about working […]

Lowcountry Broil: Enhancing the appearance of our city is a shared responsibility

0 / July 19, 2012 3:43 pm

I agree wholeheartedly with the comments recently published in Lowcountry Broil suggesting some needed improvements to the entrance of Beaufort’s National Cemetery.  While the cemetery is well maintained and offers appropriate and solemn homage to our honored dead, visitors are […]

The Indie Film Corner: “Your Sister’s Sister”

0 / July 19, 2012 3:42 pm

“Your Sister’s Sister” from The Indie Series presented by Emerging Pictures in HD at USCB Center For the Arts Wednesday, July 25 at 2 p.m. Synopsis: A year after his brother Tom’s death, Jack is still struggling emotionally. When he […]

Please stand up

0 / July 19, 2012 3:40 pm

By Danette Vernon You hit the gym after work, and for dinner you have brown rice, grilled salmon, and a salad. Then you sit down to a little TV before bed. After all, after an eight hour day at the […]

DeLoach gets lifetime of leadership award

DeLoach gets lifetime of leadership award

0 / July 19, 2012 3:38 pm

Robert DeLoach, vice president of Beaufort Engineering Services Incorporated (BES Inc.), was awarded the 2012 Lifetime of Leadership Award by the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce. Mr. DeLoach is one of only 10 recipients to have received the award from […]

Social Security: A woman’s perspective

Social Security: A woman’s perspective

0 / July 19, 2012 3:36 pm

By Whitney McDaniel Regardless of whether you’re a man or a woman, Social Security will not — and was never designed to — provide all of the income you’ll need to live comfortably during retirement. At best, your income from […]

Local chef cooks up fun at book signing

Local chef cooks up fun at book signing

0 / July 19, 2012 3:35 pm

By Lanier Laney Debbi Covington had record sales at her ‘Celebrate Everything’ book signing event at the Beaufort Yacht and Sailing Club the other night. She said, “Thank you! I’m overwhelmed by the number of friends and customers who attended […]

Christening ceremony ‘awakens the dragon’

Christening ceremony ‘awakens the dragon’

0 / July 19, 2012 3:10 pm

The beautiful and moving DragonBoat Beaufort Christening and Remembrance ceremonies were held at the Water Festival last Saturday afternoon. As the brand new 48’ dragon boat docked at Beaufort’s Downtown Marina, high priestess Mary Ann Mikell asked Dick Stewart to […]