Beaufort News

Lowcountry Patriots to hold banquet, auction

Lowcountry Patriots will host its sixth annual banquet and auction at 5:30 p.m. May 21 at the Quality Inn in Beaufort.

Barbecue will be served. Firearms will be sold in live and silent auctions. Proceeds will go to the nonprofit NRA Foundation for South Carolina for youth firearms safety and education programs, JROTC, women's safety classes, shooting-range development and improvement, and wildlife conservation, according to a news release.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for those 16 and younger and are available at Port Royal Gun & Pawn or at

Details: Skip Mercer, 843-263-3671 or