Almost 75 years after the late USMC Staff Sgt. Willie Lee Whittaker joined the Marine Corps, his fight against American racism and foreign enemies in the Pacific, Korea and Vietnam is recognized with Congressional Gold Medal ceremony on Hilton Head SC
Beaufort International Film Festival Feb. 19-24 shows city’s importance in world of movies, setting ‘gold standard’ says SC Gov. Henry McMaster. So why can’t the home of ‘Forrest Gump’ and ‘The Big Chill’ have its own indoor movie theater?
Bluffton SC’s Scott family has run a meat market or grocery for three generations and more than 50 years, but the line of small businesses came to a close in January when Adam Simoneaux choses his boutique butcher shop.
Hilton Head Island SC vacation mecca with population aging three times faster than US rate can think younger even as retirement industry thrives by welcoming Ferris wheel and keeping open mind on go-karts, things for kids, families, to do
Alice Dye, golf course designer alongside husband Pete Dye at Harbour Town and Long Cove Club on Hilton Head and Colleton River in Bluffton, dies as the often-overlooked heroine to women in the sport and to the tee it forward movement.
Maxine Lutz retires as director of nonprofit Historic Beaufort Foundation, reviewing wins, losses, do’s and don’ts for coastal SC city’s preservation, restoration of antebellum homes, and now smaller, postbellum homes
Sally R. Murphy was sea turtle coordinator for SC DNR as endangered loggerheads made a comeback from Myrtle Beach, Charleston, Fripp, Hunting Island, Hilton Head in conservation movement that spanned the globe and tested mettle.
SC Attorney General Alan Wilson opposes legalizing medical marijuana for reasons that don’t add up as pushback increases from law enforcement and SC medical association on Compassionate Care Act in state legislature.
Bluffton, Hilton Head Island, Beaufort citizens mark Martin Luther King Jr. holiday by giving bottled water and prayer at AME church to Lowcountry SC town of Denmark, where some are afraid to drink the public water.
Controversial Hilton Head Island Airport runway extension boosts tourism travel with first commercial jet flights from American Eagle, and soon Delta and United, with flights to Atlanta, New York, Chicago, Charlotte, Washington DC
Hilton Head’s new Rec Center building named for the Carmines family of Hudson’s restaurant, but the story winds through life and death, Widespread Panic, Mt. Ranier, Grandma Moses, Shep Rose, seafood festival -- and cancer.
Clemson Tigers and Dabo Swinney win NCAA college football championship behind Trevor Lawrence over Alabama Crimson Tide, Nick Saban, Tua Tagovailoa, so America should learn to pronounce the Upstate SC town’s name correctly.
Longtime Hilton Head Island tennis promoter from Dennis Van der Meer Tennis University, Hilton Head Island Beach & Tennis Resort, Port Royal Racquet Club has memorabilia of Venus Williams, Serena Williams, Martina Navratilova, but he’s got to downsize. Where does it go?
Things they’ll remember about 2018 in Beaufort County, SC, Hilton Head, Bluffton, Beaufort: snow, hurricane, workforce and housing problems, deaths, milestones, retirements, environment, plastic bag ban
Hilton Head Town Council hits a raw nerve with people in Bluffton SC and Beaufort when it talks about problems dealing with day-trippers to the beach, and a fear that Hilton Head has become a “discount island.”
Pink House Gallery owner Nancy Voegele is closing her Hilton Head store after 34 years. She is cited as a Beaufort County SC arts pioneer with her gallery and support for Arts in Education and Lowcountry artists.