Latest Hilton Head Island News

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:55 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= A.C. Flora 53, Lugoff-Elgin 17 Abbeville 55, Ninety Six 0 Andrew Jackson Academy 58, Conway Christian School 6 Asheville School, N.C. 34, Camden Military Academy 14 Ashley...

SC highway officials promise to hear Hilton Head's concerns

Oct. 09, 2021 11:32 AM EDT

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina transportation officials promise to listen to concerns from Hilton Head Island about repairs and upgrades to U.S. 278 even though almost all of the project is outside town limits. The Department of Transportation earlier...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 00:58 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= A.C. Flora 39, Richland Northeast 3 Abbeville 48, Liberty 0 Aiken 13, Midland Valley 12 Andrew Jackson 52, North Central 7 Andrew Jackson Academy 60, Patrick Henry Academy...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 02, 2021 00:52 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= A.C. Flora 34, Westwood 14 Abbeville 49, Crescent 0 Airport 30, Midland Valley 28 Andrew Jackson 30, Central 12 Andrew Jackson Academy 74, Clarendon Hall Academy 30 ...

Hurricane damaged windows to be fixed in century old library

Sep. 26, 2021 11:13 AM EDT

BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) — Crews are getting ready to start restoring windows in a century-old building in Beaufort that were damaged by hurricanes over the past several years. The work on the 29 windows of the Carnegie Library building is being paid for through a $188,000...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 00:56 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= A.C. Flora 50, Chapin 28 Abbeville 45, Belton-Honea Path 21 Andrew Jackson Academy 58, Charleston Collegiate 6 Augusta Christian, Ga. 48, First Baptist 6 Bamberg-Ehrhardt...

75-year-old mostly blind golfer hits his first hole in one

Sep. 05, 2021 00:06 AM EDT

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Most golfers go their entire lives without hitting a hole in one. But Ralph Dupps, 75, remembers that his old football coach always said, “Even a blind hog can find an acorn every once in a while.” Dupps, known to...

New research could help preserve Gullah Geechee lands

Aug. 15, 2021 14:04 PM EDT

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — A new genealogy research project in South Carolina could help preserve vulnerable coastal land belonging to Gullah Geechee families. The Heirs’ Property Family Research Project in Hilton Head Island will assist families with research...

Shark attacks lifeguard on Hilton Head Island

Aug. 04, 2021 11:47 AM EDT

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — A lifeguard on South Carolina’s Hilton Head Island has been bitten by a shark, authorities said. The lifeguard is recovering and expected to survive after Tuesday’s attack, WTOC-TV reported. The lifeguard was...