District veteran recognized as 2018 South Carolina Middle School Counselor of the Year

From Contributor: Bradley Stanley BEAUFORT – Veteran H.E. McCracken Middle School lead counselor Suzan Annette Ballard has been honored as 2018 South Carolina Middle School Counselor of the Year by the Palmetto State School Counselors Association. The announcement was made during Saturday’s closing ceremony of the PSSCA Annual Conference in Myrtle Beach.  Ballard was nominated for the [...]

By | January 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hilton Head Island High Students are Victors at MIT International Robotics Competition

Source: The Island Packet By contributor: Bradley Stanley Four Hilton Head Island High School robotics students, allied with students from two Italian high schools, battled other teams from around the world today and emerged victorious at the finals of the 2018 Zero Robotics International Space Station competition in Boston. “I’m so proud of [...]

By | January 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Movie Review by HudaWrites: Sister

Author: Todd M. Camhe, David Lascher Local: Los Angeles Date: 2014 Form: Screenplay (1hr and 49mins) Synopsis: Huda Fitaihi THEME: This movie shows how family members who are neglected end up in a cycle of being medicated, aggressive, and depressed. The young girl in this movie goes through all this from the early age of [...]

By | January 9th, 2018|Entertainment, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Movie Review: Daddy’s Home 2

Author: Andres and John Morris Local: Massachusetts. Date: March 2017 and Released November 2017 Form: Screenplay (1hr and 38 mins) Synopsis: Huda Fitaihi THEME: Daddy’s home 2 is the sequel to a comedy that deals with a step-father and biological father fighting for the love of their family. In the first movie they clash pretty [...]

By | December 11th, 2017|Entertainment, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ted Turner Pledges to Charitably Transfer 4,680-Acre Island to State of South Carolina

Source: David Goldman, File/Associated Press By contributor: Bradley Stanley In what is considered to be the rarest of opportunities in the history of South Carolina, environmentalist and philanthropist Ted Turner intends to charitably transfer to the State his 4,680-acre St. Phillips Island near Beaufort via a bargain sale. St. Phillips Island is located north [...]

By | December 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Greater Bluffton Area Welcomes New Assisted Living Community

Source: The Island Packet By contributor: Bradley Stanley The Greater Bluffton Chamber is pleased to be assisting Canterfield of Bluffton located at 567 N.Okatie Highway, Ridgeland, SC 29936 with their Grand Opening and official Ribbon Cutting ceremony. Canterfield of Bluffton is the Lowcountry’s newest independent and assisted living community.  On Thursday, November 30, 2017 at [...]

By | November 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SERG Restaurant Group Adds Another Restaurant To The List

By Caroline Buse Saturday, July 22, 2017 Source: Facebook Hilton Head Island, S.C.-Marley’s Island Grille, a local favorite known for its good eats and friendly atmosphere, now has even more to offer with the opening of Marley’s Shrimp and Burger Shack, this Saturday. The offshoot of the restaurant, located right next door, offers [...]

By | July 22nd, 2017|Local News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fatal Flash Flooding in Arizona

By Caroline Buse Monday, July 17, 2017 Arizona- Flash flooding in Arizona caused 9 fatalities Saturday, July 15th. The 3 P.M. flood at the Cold Springs swimming hole near Payson, Arizona brought a tragic end to a family birthday celebration. As of Sunday there were still two people missing. Three of those pronounced dead were [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|National News, Uncategorized|0 Comments