Beaufort News

Briefly Tuesday

Taylor joins Hilton Head florist

Erin Taylor has joined A Floral Affair of Hilton Head Island as a full-time floral designer.

She has been in the floral industry for more than 15 years and owned her own shop before moving to Hilton Head.

Cleaning, restoration business relocates

Rainbow Int'l Restoration by High Tide has relocated from a shared warehouse facility on Spanish Wells Road to a stand-alone location at 322 Spanish Wells Road on Hilton Head Island. It held a grand opening for its new site Friday.

The business performs water-, fire- and smoke-restoration, mold remediation and cleaning services.

Mr. Bob's Tax Service opens in Bluffton

Robert Guinan has opened Mr. Bob's Tax Service at 86 Confederate Ave. in Bluffton.

Guinan started The Fast Tax more than 40 years ago and opened The Patio Shoppe in Bluffton 23 years ago, according to a news release. He is a past president of the Bluffton Rotary Club.

Details: 843-227-1507.

Akins named top SC lawyer by magazine

Dale Akins of Akins Law Firm in Bluffton has been recognized as a top lawyer in South Carolina for 2011 by Super Lawyers magazine.

The firm said 5 percent of lawyers in the state are named by the magazine.

Details: 843-757-7574