Vincent Sheheen to campaign in area

Democratic gubernatorial nominee Vincent Sheheen will attend events on Hilton Head Island and in Bluffton Sunday and Monday.

A fundraiser will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the home of Lynne and Blaine Lotz, 22 North Live Oak in Sea Pines on Hilton Head Island. On Monday, Sheheen will attend a coffee from 9 to 10 a.m. at the former site of Hugo's, 2 Gateway Drive, adjacent to the Home Depot in Bluffton.

For information or to make a reservation to either event, call 843-671-3304 or e-mail BeaufortCoDem@aol.com.

Sheheen will face Republican nominee Nikki Haley in the general election Nov. 2. The deadline to register to vote is Oct. 2.