In this video provided by the International Weightlifting Federation, 16 year-old Beaufort resident CJ Cummings set a new Youth World Record with a 185kg clean & jerk at the 2017 International Weightlifting Federation Youth World Championships in
It was not a standard Monday morning at River Ridge Academy in Bluffton. At least not for a group of about 20 runners at the school, who were visited bright and early by Nicolas Cuestas. Who's that? One of the top long-distance runners in the worl
Some of the top paracyclists in Europe, set to compete in the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro this month, spent a couple weeks in Bluffton before heading to South America. The athletes' coach, Ralf Lindschulten, has connections in the Bluffton-Hilto
Brazilian authorities allege that Ryan Lochte and three other Team USA swimmers vandalized a bathroom and got into a fight with a gas station employee the night they say they were robbed at gunpoint. Brazilian authorities say they tried to cover u
Hilton Head Island LPGA golfer Stephanie Meadow is set to represent Ireland at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this month. The 24-year-old, from Belfast, Northern Ireland, plays out of Berkeley Hall Golf Club in Bluffton. That's where we caugh
Two weeks after being bitten by a tick, Hilton Head Island's Jim Beck came down with alpha-gal, a tick borne allergy to meat and dairy. Here, he describes his diagnosis and how he is coping with the ailment.
Do you know the proper way to remove a tick that’s attached to your body? Despite what you may have been told when you were younger, smothering or burning ticks is not a good idea. The correct removal method is even easier.
Carolina Panthers special teams coordinator Chase Blackburn and assistant special teams coach Heath Farwell are both former linebackers who are bringing energy and attention to detail to work every day.
The Carolina Panthers host the Miami Dolphins in their second NFL preseason game. The Observer's Jourdan Rodrigue says these three Panthers players are likely to be the ones to watch during Friday night's game.