Gen. Richard Eckstrom, second from right, State Comptroller for the S.C. Military Base Task Force presents a check for $50,000 to Military Enhancement Committee members  Jon Rembold, left, Jimmy Boozer, third from left, and Ret. Col. John Payne, right, along with Beaufort County Councilman Brian Flewelling, second from left, Monday afternoon at the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce in Beaufort.
Gen. Richard Eckstrom, second from right, State Comptroller for the S.C. Military Base Task Force presents a check for $50,000 to Military Enhancement Committee members Jon Rembold, left, Jimmy Boozer, third from left, and Ret. Col. John Payne, right, along with Beaufort County Councilman Brian Flewelling, second from left, Monday afternoon at the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce in Beaufort. Sarah Welliver
Gen. Richard Eckstrom, second from right, State Comptroller for the S.C. Military Base Task Force presents a check for $50,000 to Military Enhancement Committee members Jon Rembold, left, Jimmy Boozer, third from left, and Ret. Col. John Payne, right, along with Beaufort County Councilman Brian Flewelling, second from left, Monday afternoon at the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce in Beaufort. Sarah Welliver

Beaufort base preservation efforts get $50,000 boost from state

March 11, 2013 7:11 PM