Celebrations

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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

  • BIRTHS

    Jack Rhodes III

    Ashley and John Rhodes of Beaufort announce the birth of a son, John "Jack" Philip Rhodes III, at 9:37 p.m. Nov. 3 at Coastal Carolina Hospital. The newborn weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces, and measured 21 inches. Maternal grandparents are Debbie and Mike Hodge of Ridgeland and Wendy and Paul Hair of...

  • BIRTHS

    Charlotte Vacha

    Heather Price and Ronald Vacha Jr. of Bluffton announce the birth of a daughter, Charlotte River Rose Vacha, at 11:56 p.m. Oct. 1 at Memorial University Medical Center. The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and measured 21 inches. She has a brother, Nicholas, 25. Maternal grandparents are Debbie...

  • BIRTHS

    Brian Exum

    Jennifer and Brian Exum of Beaufort announce the birth of a son, Brian Walter Exum, at 3:28 p.m. Sept. 29 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital. The newborn weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces, and measured 20 inches. Maternal grandparents are Wendy and Robert Stuart of Beaufort. Paternal grandparents are Christine...

  • BIRTHS

    Luca Cuccaro

  • WEDDINGS

    Goss, Cook

    Addison Goetting Goss and Andrew Burger Cook, both of Hilton Head Island, were married Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at Honey Horn Plantation. The Rev. Greg Kronz officiated the 3:30 p.m. ceremony. 

  • ANNIVERSARIES

    Hustons celebrate 65th anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. William Huston of Gainesville, Fla., celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Nov. 8, 2014. They were married in 1949 in Carlisle, Penn. An honorary weekend was hosted by their four children, Ed Huston of Hollister, Calif.; Cathi Corbi of Morro Bay, Calif.; Cindy (Tom) Reed of Hilton...

  • BIRTHS

    Layla Pinckney

    Raylin and Derrick Pinckney of Bluffton announce the birth of a daughter, Layla Caroline Pinckney, at 9:19 a.m. Oct. 3 at Hilton Head Hospital. The newborn weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and measured 18.25 inches. She has three brothers, Devrick, 15; Robert, 11; Brandon, 2, and a sister, Derry, 18...

  • BIRTHS

    Karrigan Napolitano

    Christina and Paul Napolitano of Bluffton announce the birth of a daughter, Karrigan Elizabeth Napolitano, at 1:37 p.m. Oct. 30 at Hilton Head Hospital. The newborn weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and measured 18 inches. Maternal grandparents are Sally and John Murphy of Bluffton. Paternal grandparents...

  • BIRTHS

    Sarah Curry

    Amanda and Shawn Curry of Beaufort announce the birth of a daughter, Sarah Elizabeth Curry, at 2:33 a.m. Oct. 21 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital. The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and measured 19 inches. She has a sister, Hannah, 11. Maternal grandparents are Carol and Kin Mack of Beaufort. ...

  • BIRTHS

    Annalise Bell

    Melissa Hadwin and Richard Bell III of Hardeeville announce the birth of a daughter, Annalise Grace Bell, at 3:25 p.m. Oct. 29 at Coastal Carolina Hospital. The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and measured 21.5 inches. She has a sister, Sophia, 2. Maternal grandparents are Angela and Walter...

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