With Hunting Island State Park set to reopen on May 26, 2017, after being shut down for seven months because of damage from Hurricane Matthew, we decided to take an aerial tour of the park on the eve of its reopening.
Daniel Heidtke843 Aerial
An aerial tour of Hunting Island
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Candice Glover makes quite an entrance at the Water Festival
Blessing The Fleet is one Beaufort Water Fest tradition that has changed a lot over the years
Struggles of a pastor during the Beaufort Water Fest Blessing of the Fleet
Beaufort Water Fest Commodore comments on how this year's festival has gone
Stacy Canaday is the 63rd Beaufort Water Fest Commodore, making her and her husband the first couple to be given the honor
Spectators try to beat the heat while watching airplanes in Beaufort
Stunt pilot does free falling spirals during Air Show
Past commodores whistle with their belly buttons in this Water Festival tradition
Beaufort County School District has issues with identity theft and credit cards, too
These Beaufort talent show acts get the jitters, but they don't cope by envisioning the crowd in its undies
Beaufort's Sandbar Concert was huuuge... from land and sea
When the Beaufort Water Festival's Blessing The Fleet event started 62 years ago it was primarily to bless the shrimp boats and to introduce the new commodore. Many local shrimp boats participated. Take a look at how the event has changed over the years.
Stacey Canaday speaks about her feelings on being announced as the 63rd Beaufort Water Festival Commodore and the fact that she and her husband, Chris Canaday, are the first married couple to both be given the honor of being commodore.
For most, the idea of performing for hundreds of strangers would be the show stopper, but not for these youngsters. The Beaufort Water Festival Talent Show on Wednesday at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park gave us the opportunity to interview several of the acts to understand how they calm their nerves before taking the stage.
Jeff Moss, superintendent of Beaufort County School District, addresses the public on the district's YouTube channel to clear up any issues dealing with the purchasing credit cards that district employees use to purchase items. To watch the full 9-minute video, go to YouTube.com and search for Beaufort County School District.
The Beaufort Sandbar concert was held for the second time last Saturday. Concert promoters say that the number of people may have tripled since its inaugural concert last year. Supplied photos courtesy of Jarrett Owens.