Editorials

Editorials

Thank you: Belfair 1811 Charitable Fund

Second Helpings, a Hilton Head nonprofit agency servicing Beaufort, Hampton and Jasper counties, is proud to announce the award of a grant to subsidize the cost of purchasing a new truck. Belfair 1811 Charitable Fund awarded the grant during the month of March. In 2016 Second Helpings delivered over 2.5 million pounds of food with the donations from 30 local retailers and suppliers utilizing seven refrigerated trucks and 310 volunteers serving 60 agencies. Over 30,000 volunteer hours was clocked with these volunteers driving over 85,000 miles. Thank you Belfair 1811. With your generous support, we can keep the trucks rolling!

Editorials

Fred Washington Jr. best choice for school board

Fred Washington Jr. of Beaufort is the best choice among four candidates in a special election March 28 to fill the District 3 seat on the Beaufort County Board of Education, vacated by now state Rep. Michael Rivers. Washington earned respect previously as school board chairman, and as a member of Beaufort City Council. As the longtime director of the county’s Department of Social Services, he knows the needs of our most vulnerable students as well as efforts to address them.

Videos

View from Boundary Street, does the construction block businesses?

Do the large piles of dirt and construction equipment obstruct the view of businesses from Boundary Street? See for yourself!
Delayna Earley Staff video
View from Boundary Street, does the construction block businesses? 0:57

View from Boundary Street, does the construction block businesses?

HHI High lacrosse players react after losing Lower State final 0:40

HHI High lacrosse players react after losing Lower State final

Are those Navy SEALS storming out of a semi? 0:39

Are those Navy SEALS storming out of a semi?

Shade difficult to find at air show: Three things you can do to stay sun safe 1:10

Shade difficult to find at air show: Three things you can do to stay sun safe