Bluffton Packet

Bluffton Packet

US 278 median to get splash of color

Landscape design work is wrapping up for a beautification project on a roughly half-mile portion of the roadway between Belfair Plantation and Rose Hill Plantation. Beaufort County leaders have earmarked about $100,000 for the planting and maintenance of colorful flowers and shrubs there.

Health Care

They rocked. They walked.They raised $11,000.

The 2016 Lowcountry Rockin’ the Pink Breast Cancer Walk hosted by Bluffton Township Fire District's firefighters' auxiliary raised $11,000. Proceeds from the walk, which was held Oct. 15, will be distributed to Beaufort Jasper Hampton Comprehensive Health Services, Hilton Head Hospital, and Beaufort Memorial Hospital’s Women’s Imaging Center.

Videos

Singers from local elementary, Maya Smith highlight Bluffton tree lighting

Singers from Michael C. Riley elementary school, and eight-year-old Maya Smith -- who gained widespread attention in 2016 for her many good deeds for local enforcement -- highlighted the Bluffton's Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 2, 2016.
Josh Mitelman The Island Packet & The Beaufort Gazette
Singers from local elementary, Maya Smith highlight Bluffton tree lighting 0:56

Singers from local elementary, Maya Smith highlight Bluffton tree lighting

Bluffton vs Brookland-Cayce: State quarterfinals 1:25

Bluffton vs Brookland-Cayce: State quarterfinals

Two big trees fall in Alljoy Beach area, casualties of Hermine 0:55

Two big trees fall in Alljoy Beach area, casualties of Hermine

So windy, I almost lost my phone 0:28

So windy, I almost lost my phone