Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in Beaufort is the greatest legacy of former mayor, civic and business leader who died Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Beaufort Memorial Hospital, but his life was not always easy.
Recent discovery of what could be the first home on Hilton Head Island, SC, built within a 4,000-year-old Indian shell ring in Sea Pines, spurs humor from one of today’s islanders on how the real estate ad might read.
I just read the piece about horrific Saturday traffic on the bridge to Hilton Head Island. We haven’t been on that bridge on a summer Saturday since we moved here 14 years ago. Bluffton businesses just have to make do without our patronage when tourist season hits. We also avoid the island’s south end at those times.
Six years ago, coastal South Carolina’s Episcopal diocese suffered a heartbreaking schism. One group disassociated from the Episcopal Church but stayed in the churches; others continued in the Episcopal communion but lost their church homes.
I am writing on behalf of the residents of the Town of Hilton Head Island. We are questioning the town’s decision to rip apart the intersection at Pope Avenue and New Orleans Road in the middle of a very busy tourist season.
“Our relationship with Russia has NEVER been worse thanks to many years of U.S. foolishness and stupidity and now, the Rigged Witch Hunt!” President Donald Trump tweeted ahead of his summit with Vladimir Putin.
The candidates for SC governor, Republican Gov Henry McMaster and Democratic Rep James Smith, are honest and honorable men. I would be comfortable voting for either one. It’s the first time I’ve felt that way.
SC Gov Henry McMaster vetoed a bill extending tax breaks for revitalizing abandoned buildings after the Legislature attached unrelated tax give-aways, saying it violated the state constitution’s single-subject rule.
SCE&G power bills will drop under the law the SC Legislature passed. But that’s just one problem from the VC Summer nuclear disaster. Lawmakers also need to reform the PSC and Santee Cooper and themselves.