Tire shop has new owners

Island Tire has new owners and a new name.

The buyers are the Edwards family of Hilton Head Island.

The company, established in 1973, will change its name to Island Tire & Automotive Services, according to a news release. Berry Edwards III will oversee operations for both locations, 4 Palmetto Bay Road and 271 William Hilton Parkway.

"The same team is in place," Berry Edwards III said in the release. " ... What you will see is a makeover of our facilities for better convenience and comfort for our customers and some new, expanded approaches to automotive service."

Details: 843-785-3841 on the south end of the island and 843-681-2513 on the north end.