Beaufort News

Democratic Club to host Mitchelville presentation

The Democratic Club of Beaufort County South of the Broad will host a luncheon from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Golf Club at Indigo Run. Ben Williams, co-chairman of the Research and Education Committee of the Mitchelville Preservation Project, will present "Finding Mitchelville 1862." The Mitchelville Preservation Project is a local effort to preserve an historic site. The cost of luncheon is $18 per person. Reservations are required. Contact Dave Rice at 843-757-7505 or Also, the club will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 27 in the meeting room of Palmetto Electric Cooperative's building on Mathews Drive on Hilton Head Island. Information about meetings and other political news can be found at the club's website,