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

Coastal Carolina Hospital Expands Emergency Department

By contributor: Bradley Stanley HARDEEVILLE, S.C., November 16, 2017 – To meet the emergency care needs of the community, four new beds and two new rooms have been added to Coastal Carolina Hospital’s Emergency Department. The expansion increases the department’s total number of beds from 12 to 16 and total number of rooms from eight to 10. [...]

By | November 20th, 2017|Local News|0 Comments

Two Staff Members Added To Boys & Girls Club of Hilton Head Island

Posted by WHHI-TV   Terece (Teri) Torquato and Daniel (Coach) Godsun, Sr., have joined the staff of the Boys & Girls Club of Hilton Head Island and bring to the Club extensive and varied experiences as youth development professionals. Announcement of the appointment of Torquato, who will serve as assistant unit director, and Godsun, who assumes [...]

By | August 29th, 2017|Community Events, Local News|0 Comments

Rotary Club of Hilton Head Island Awards $50,000 to Island Recreation Center Expansion Project

Posted by WHHI-TV At the July 20, 2017 Rotary Club of Hilton Head Meeting, President Karen Cully announced that the club would be raising $50,000 to provide for a second Gym at the newly renovated and expanded Island Recreation Center.  The new addition will provide for additional activities for families in our community as well [...]

By | August 24th, 2017|Local News|0 Comments

Amtrak train collides with car in Hardeeville, faces $100k in damages

Source: Hardeeville Police Department August 7, 2017 Written by: Christy Bollinger HARDEEVILLE, SC – A Beaufort woman is charged in connection with the vehicle that was left on Hardeeville railway crossing on Church Road that was struck by a southbound Amtrak train early Sunday morning. According to a news release from the City [...]

By | August 7th, 2017|Crime News, Local News|0 Comments