Art lovers: Fundraising gala set for Saturday

Everybody came early and stayed late last Saturday night at the cocktail reception and preview of the live auction art pieces to be put on the block at the Evening of the Arts fundraising gala to be staged on Saturday night, Sept. 17, at the Westin Hilton Head Resort & Spa.

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Wellard: Eric Horan captures nature through his lens

On a sun-soaked morning in Bluffton, the nature photographer, Eric Horan greeted me and presented his new book, “Beholding Nature.” We leafed through a couple of pages of the 274 page book before we talked about his centers of attention and focus on uniting history, natural beauty and wildlife through his photographs.


Wellard: Artist Peter Karis painted as he lived -- with passion

The late Peter Karis, the internationally recognized artist, has painted every morning in his studio and then spent every afternoon at the Karis Art Gallery for the last several decades. With his wife and partner, Maggie Karis, they oversaw the collection of his expressionistic, high colored signature paintings, and to the introduction of gallery visitors to the work of some 23 gallery associates.


Hilton Head blanks Ridgeland-Hardeeville

Hilton Head do-it-all star Bryce Singleton scored touchdowns passing, throwing and running to lead the Seahawks to a 50-0 victory over visiting Ridgeland-Hardeeville on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016. Hilton Head improved to 4-1; the Jaguars are 2-4.
Jay Karr The Island Packet & The Beaufort Gazette
Hilton Head blanks Ridgeland-Hardeeville 1:34

Hilton Head blanks Ridgeland-Hardeeville

Bluffton races past Whale Branch 1:37

Bluffton races past Whale Branch

Clemson gets over hump, stings Jackets in Atlanta 0:43

Clemson gets over hump, stings Jackets in Atlanta

Shelter animals knew when Grace was in the building 0:37

Shelter animals knew when Grace was in the building