Religion

Religion

Hurricane Matthew relief effort still going strong at Hilton Head Presbyterian Church

A church effort to provide assistance in debris removal that began immediately after Hurricane Matthew hit in early October continues more than four months later with Serve Saturdays, in which teams of volunteers fan out to clear debris. The effort is now expanding into helping with rebuilding.

Religion

Bluffton’s Church of the Cross plans expansion, new Jasper County location

Bluffton’s Church of the Cross — which occupies one of Old Town Bluffton’s most recognizable and photographed buildings and the Cross Schools and worship center on Buckwalter Parkway — is rapidly approaching maximum capacity. A $15 million capital fundraiser is underway to expand the Buckwalter facility and possibly buy land in Jasper County for a new church and school.

Education

Hilton Head Christian Academy moving to Bluffton

Hilton Head Christian Academy, a private evangelical institution founded in 1979, plans to build a new campus on 26-acre property in Bluffton near the corner of Bluffton Parkway and Masters Way. School leaders say they hope to relocate to the new 93,000-square-foot facility by 2019.

Videos

SC Gov. Henry McMaster talks to pastors

Jamie Self jself@thestate.com
SC Gov. Henry McMaster talks to pastors 5:41

SC Gov. Henry McMaster talks to pastors

Cross Schools expansion plans include improved athletic programs 1:14

Cross Schools expansion plans include improved athletic programs

Bluffton man met 'magnificent' MLK several times 1:00

Bluffton man met 'magnificent' MLK several times

Gullah prayer of thanks 2:18

Gullah prayer of thanks