Beaufort News

Gov. Haley to speak at chamber breakfast

S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley will present the opening address at the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce's 16th Annual State of the Region Breakfast on Oct. 12 at the Westin Hilton Head Island Resort Spa.

A question-and-answer session will be held with Beaufort County Council Chairman Weston Newton, Hilton Head Mayor Drew Laughlin and Bluffton Mayor Lisa Sulka, according to the chamber.

The public is invited, but seating is limited. Attendees can submit questions for the elected officials ahead of time via text or email at

The cost to attend is $28 for chamber members and $38 for non-members and includes breakfast. A corporate table of eight is $224. A table of 10 is $280.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. The program will start at 9 a.m.

Reservations may be made online at or by calling 843-785-3673.