Celebrations

To purchase an engagement, wedding or anniversary announcement in The Island Packet or The Beaufort Gazette, email celebrations@islandpacket.com or celebrations@beaufortgazette.com, or click on the relevant submission form below:

Information Packet Engagement Form Wedding Form Anniversary Form Birth Form

The cost of your announcement will depend primarily on its length. Color photographs will accompany paid announcements. The Packet and Gazette also offer free announcements that include more limited information about the couple and the occasion. If you'd like your announcement to appear on a specific Sunday, please contact the papers at least two weeks beforehand.

Celebrations packages - complete with samples and more information about pricing and how to prepare your announcement - are available at The Island Packet, 10 Buck Island Road, Bluffton; or The Beaufort Gazette, 1809 Boundary St., Beaufort.

Archive by category ''Celebrations

  • ENGAGEMENTS

    Taylor, Trask

    John Edward Townes Taylor and Susan Tighe Taylor of Daufuskie Island announce the engagement of their daughter, Tessa Virginia Pegram Taylor of Charleston, to William Davis Trask Jr. of Charleston, son of Priscilla Aimar Trask and the late William Davis Trask Sr., of Beaufort. 

  • ANNIVERSARIES

    Keeners celebrate 70th anniversary

    John L. and Cassie Keener of Burton celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Feb. 17, 2015. They were married in 1945 at Anacostia Navy Yard in Washington, D.C.

  • BIRTHS

    Addilynn Lee

    Amanda and Anthony Lee of Beaufort announce the birth of a daughter, Addilynn Rose Lee, at 8:02 a.m. Jan. 12 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

  • BIRTHS

    Theodore Somerall

    Erin and Graham Somerall of Beaufort announce the birth of a son, Theodore Coleman Somerall, at 2:19 p.m. Jan. 24 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital. The newborn weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce, and measured 19.5 inches. He has a brother, Charlie, 4. Maternal grandparents are Cinta and Coleman White of...

  • BIRTHS

    McKenzie Thompson

    Mary and John Thompson III of Beaufort announce the birth of a daughter, McKenzie Lee Thompson, at 1:02 p.m. Jan. 20 at Coastal Carolina Hospital. The newborn weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces, and measured 21.25 inches. Maternal grandparents are Kathy and Robert Bielski of Beaufort. Paternal grandparents...

  • BIRTHS

    Caroline Gilliam

    Jennifer and Skip Gilliam of Bluffton announce the birth of a daughter, Caroline Reese Gilliam, at 6:03 p.m. Jan. 14 at Hilton Head Hospital. The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and measured 19 inches. She has a sister, Hailie, 13. Maternal grandparents are Phyllis and John Rhodes of Beaufort...

  • ENGAGEMENTS

    Scarborough, Devine

    Mr. and Mrs. George Cox Scarborough of Charleston announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Oliver Cooper Scarborough of Charleston, to Thomas Carr Devine III of Hilton Head Island, son of Ms. Joanne M. Stutzmann Devine of Bluffton and the late Mr. Thomas Carr Devine Jr.

  • BIRTHS

    Autumn Woods

    Genevieve and Daniel Woods of Bluffton announce the birth of a daughter, Autumn Marie Woods, at 1:43 p.m. Jan. 20 at Hilton Head Hospital.

  • BIRTHS

    Reina Lopez

    Megan Orr and Reynaldo Lopez Jr. of Bluffton announce the birth of a daughter, Reina May Lopez, at 5:47 p.m. Jan. 15 at Hilton Head Hospital.

  • BIRTHS

    Charles Fairchild

    Bobbi Muller and Charles Fairchild of Bluffton announce the birth of a son, Charles Grayson Fairchild, at 5 a.m. Jan. 13 at Coastal Carolina Hospital.

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