Madalyn West, 8, of Beaufort shoots at targets with a pellet gun Saturday while Phil Amsler, a deputy with the S.C. Department of Natural Resources, supervises at the DNR booth during the 18th Annual Kidfest at Cross Creek Shopping Center in Beaufort. The event's goal is to teach children and families about safety as part of Child Abuse Prevention Month. The event was hosted by Marine Corps Community Services S.C. and the Exchange Club of Beaufort. Staff photo
Deputies from the Beaufort County Sheriff's Department direct traffic at the intersection of Callawassie Drive and S.C. 170 after the traffic lights were knocked out following a car accident on Friday evening in Okatie. Staff photo
FILE: Aaron Jackson, 2, of Bluffton walks along the path away from Coligny Beach while carrying his sister's pink umbrella the afternoon of April 4, 2013, on Hilton Head Island. Delanya Earleydearley@islandpacket.com
Parker Maracle, 5, of Atlanta, Ga. plays in the ocean during high tide during one of the breaks in the rainy weather on Thursday afternoon at Coligny Beach on Hilton Head Island. Staff photo
Jane Benfort of Hilton Head Island adjusts a few of the lamps on display in The Church Mouse Inc. thrift store on Thursday afternoon at their new location at 78 Arrow Road on Hilton Head.
The charitable thrift store closed its former shop after nine years to move to the larger spot, which has nearly 10,000 square feet of space, according to a news release.
The nonprofit, Christian-based Church Mouse has two part-time employees and an all-volunteer staff. All proceeds are given to local organizations and to missions around the world. It has donated hundreds of thousands of dollars in grants, the release said.
The doors to the new location, which the Church Mouse purchased, will open Tuesday. Furniture, housewares and clothing are among the items for sale. A ribbon-cutting will be at 10 a.m.
Phone: 843-785-2322. Delayna Earley
Bluffton High School's Imone Stewart throws the discus during the finals of the 37th annual Beaufort Track Classic on Saturday afternoon at Beaufort High School. Delayna Earley
Hilton Head Island High School's Jack Manesiotis runs toward the finish line during the boys 1600-meter race during the 37th annual Beaufort Track Classic on Saturday afternoon at Beaufort High School. Manesiotis took first place in the race. Staff photo
A procession of Holocaust survivors, their children and the youth of Congregation Beth Yam walks down the center isle with lit candles during the opening of the Yom HaShoah Holocaust Memorial Service on Sunday afternoon at Congregation Beth Yam on Hilton Head Island. Staff photo
Julia Hicks, left, of Bluffton talks with Nick Dedier of Sacramento, Calif., a food and beverages manager with Auberge Resorts, during the job fair on Monday afternoon at Palmetto Bluff in Bluffton. The job fair, hosted by Palmetto Bluff, is a chance for members of the community to speak with the managers of each of the fields of employment at Palmetto Bluff about the job opportunities available. The job fair will continue on Tuesday from 8 a.m. to noon at Palmetto Bluff. Staff photo
Hilton Head Island High's Steven DeVincentis follows through on a return during Monday's match against Hilton Head Prep's Jared Woodson at Hilton Head Island High School. Delayna Earley