Beaufort News

Gym to help raise money for firefighters

EarthFIT Training Facility will help raise money to buy new physical fitness equipment for firefighters from the Lady's Island-St. Helena Fire District during the grand opening of its new facility on Lady's Island next month.

In honor of the opening of a new gym on Sams Point Road, EarthFIT is offering 30-minute training sessions for $5 between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Aug. 6, according to a news release.

Proceeds from the event will be matched by EarthFIT and turned over to the fire district to help buy new physical fitness equipment, EartFIT officials said.

The event begins at 9:45 a.m.

Details: 1-800-718-7348 or