Meet Our Staff

The Island News is a locally owned and operated newspaper that is dedicated to bringing you hyper local news and sports.  It is a modified weekly newspaper with a magazine feel. We go to great lengths to cover all aspects of island life in Beaufort (north of the Broad), from local interest stories, local sports, social and student events, business items and more complicated matters affecting our local government.  The editorial content is designed to create the highest and most favorable reader response, thus creating a positive response to the advertisements of our customers.

The print run is 10,000/week and our weekly readership is estimated well above 25,000.



Sister’s Publishing, LLC     email:

  Kim Harding Gallant & Elizabeth Harding, co-publishers

Physical adress: 201 Carteret Street, Beaufort SC 29902

Mailing address: PO Box 550,  Beaufort, SC 29901



  Pamela Brownstein



General Manager:

  William “Buck” Boone - 843-321-9729



William “Buck” Boone – 843-321-9729  –

Terry Sweeney: – 843-476-1330

David Boone: – 843-321-8976


Low Country Social Diary:

Lanier Laney  843-476-1330



  April Ackerman – 843-575-1816



Graphic Design:

Lead Designer – Pamela Brownstein

Production - David Boone:

Ad Design - Jennifer Walker



Ron Hines 843-575-7631

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