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2 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

Bluffton Planning Commission to consider Old Town cottage plan

A college professor is moving closer to placing as many as 12 single-family cottages in Bluffton's historic district and needs to meet a few more town code requirements before he can gain the necessary approval.

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6 hrs ago | The Island Packet

Attempts to revive sales tax proposal fall short under tight deadline

A proposal for a 1 percent sales tax to fund capital projects cannot be revived in time to get it on the ballot in November, Beaufort County's attorney concluded Tuesday.

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15 hrs ago | The Island Packet

OLLI to host discussion with writers of 'Shag: The Movie'

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of South Carolina Beaufort will offer " 'Shag: The Movie' and a Discussion" from 1 to 3:15 p.m. July 29 in room 124 at the Sandstone Building on the school's Beaufort campus on Carteret Street.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Island Packet

'Circle Unbroken' -- made-for-TV movie about Gullah journey -- to be screened at USCB arts center

WHAT: "Circle Unbroken--A Gullah Journey From Africa to America" Beaufort entertainers Aunt Pearlie Sue and The Gullah Kinfolk will perform a concert prior to the film screening.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Island Packet

Town of Hilton Head buys final building for future USCB campus

The Town of Hilton Head Island paid $680,000 for the 5,800-square-foot building and an acre of land.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Bluffton Today

Gray leads Beaufort Water Festival after longtime involvement

As soon as she received the blazer marking her inauguration as commodore for the 59th annual Beaufort Water Festival, Brandy Gray was on the clock.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Island Packet

Players Amateur notebook: Third round a mixed bag for Bluffton's Balzer

Michael Balzer relaxed in the Berkeley Hall men's locker room with mixed feelings after a third-round 76 that left him outside the cut at 9 over par.

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The Island Packet

Run the numbers on the capital sales tax

The proposed capital sales tax partnership between Beaufort County and the University of South Carolina Beaufort utilizes a powerful business model to create an arena and a wellness/sports complex to serve Beaufort County and USCB.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Island Packet

Former USC Beaufort ace Michael Heesch gets taste of Triple-A

Former USC Beaufort pitcher Michael Heesch, now in the Chicago Cubs organization, was promoted to Triple-A for a day and made the most of his brief stay.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Bluffton Today

Hilton Head's Orischak in four-way tie after first round of Players Amateur

The opening round of the 15th annual Players Amateur ended in a four-way tie at the top - with two Americans, an Australian and a New Zealander all sharing the lead as the day came to a conclusion.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, University of South Carolina, Bluffton, SC, Beaufort, SC

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Island Packet

USCB arena proposal deserves another look

During my 20 years on the Beaufort-Jasper Higher Education Commission, I have watched the University of South Carolina Beaufort steadily increase its capabilities to serve local citizens, attract young people to our region, and hire exceptional faculty who now lead 25 baccalaureate degree programs.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Bluffton Today

Delegation secures 'wins' during session

Last Thursday, Rep. Weston Newton and I, along with Sen. Tom Davis, had a great outing with the Sun City Republican Club.

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Related Topix: Beaufort, SC, Bluffton, SC, Opinion

Sun Jun 29, 2014

The Island Packet

Council made right call to nix sales tax increase

Beaufort County Council was right to throw out a controversial proposal to increase the sales tax by 1 percent for up to eight years to pay for more than $221 million in capital projects.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Island Packet

Candice Glover to perform at October USCB homecoming concert

Lowcountry native and "American Idol" winner Candice Glover will perform during homecoming weekend at the University of South Carolina Beaufort on Oct. 4. Glover's concert will take place on the Hilton Head Gateway campus in Bluffton.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

The Island Packet

Beaufort County Council quashes capital project sales tax

A proposed referendum to continue funding the county's land preservation program received first approval at County Council's meeting Monday.

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