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

  • ENGAGEMENTS

    Anechiarico, Ryan

    Joe and Karen Ryan of Hilton Head Island announce the engagement of their son, Joey Ryan of Jacksonville, Fla., to Afton Anechiarico of Jacksonville, Fla., daughter of Tia Anechiarico and Robert Murphy of Middlebury, Vt., and Kurt Anechiarico and Cindy Crawford of Middlebury, Vt.

  • ANNIVERSARIES

    Starks celebrate 50th anniversary

    J Frank Stark and Mary Lou Parkinson Stark of Bluffton recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple were married Sept. 19, 1964 in Topeka, Kan. The couple were married while they were students at Washburn University in Topeka.

  • ENGAGEMENTS

    Nash, Morton

    Liz Nash of Hilton Head Island, S.C., and John and Janet Morton of Surrey, United Kingdom, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Maggie Nash to Tim Morton.

  • ENGAGEMENTS

    Cook, Keffer

    Mark and Elizabeth Keffer of Hilton Head Island announce the engagement of their son Ross Keffer of Atlanta to Olivia Cook of Atlanta, daughter of Herman and Helen Cook of Tazewell, Va.

  • ANNIVERSARIES

    Kempfs celebrate 50th anniversary

    Ed and Shirley Kempf of Bluffton will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Sept. 19, 2014. The couple were married in 1964 in Buffalo, N.Y. After several work relocations, Ed and Shirley moved to Bluffton from Pittsburgh one year ago. 

  • BIRTHS

    Joshua Ramos

    Crystal and Joshua Ramos of Beaufort announce the birth of a son, Joshua Dean Joseph Ramos, at 2:11 p.m. Aug. 14 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital. The newborn weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces, and measured 19.75 inches.

  • BIRTHS

    Marshall Newton

    Trisha and Brent Newton of Beaufort announce the birth of a son, Marshall Roark Newton, at 9:19 p.m. Aug. 30 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital. The newborn weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and measured 19 inches. He has two brothers, Grant, 7, and Emerson, 2, and a sister, Kenley, 4.

  • BIRTHS

    Ja'Mel Gillison

    Quintrella Gillison of Seabrook announced the birth of a son, Ja'Mel Tylique Gillison, at 9:19 a.m. Aug. 15 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital. The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and measured 19 inches. He has two brothers, JaQuan, 11, and JaShaun, 10.

  • BIRTHS

    Mikaiah Garcia

    Sarah and Gary Garcia of Beaufort announce the birth of a son, Mikaiah Vincent Garcia, at 2:45 p.m. Aug. 15 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital. The newborn weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce, and measured 20 inches. Paternal grandparents are Gary Garcia Sr. of New Port Richey, Fla., and Renee Garcia of College...

  • BIRTHS

    Johnathan Davidson

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