Latest Beaufort County, South Carolina Stories

2012-07-19 23:00:06

It's official; Hilton Head Island, SC is now known internationally as a role-model for eco-friendly resort development, announces The Vacation Company, a long-standing property management

2011-12-22 08:00:00

Hilton Head has turned up the heat for fall/winter season vacation rental reservations and bookings for 2012.

2011-03-25 00:00:30

Hilton Head Island shakes off the recession and Island Getaway Rentals is leading the charge. Hilton Head Island, South Carolina (Vocus/PRWEB) March 24, 2011 2009 was a year that everyone in the tourism industry, or any industry for that matter, would love to erase from their fiscal memories.

2011-02-17 00:00:47

Area sports enthusiasts couldn't be happier that Hilton Head Island's premier annual PGA golfing event, the Heritage, survives even without the moniker of a major corporate sponsor.

2009-05-22 09:31:00

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- An exciting new juried fine art show will debut Memorial Day weekend at Shelter Cove Harbour on Hilton Head Island, S.C. The Hilton Head Art Festival at Shelter Cove Harbour will take place May 23 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and May 24 from 10 a.m.

2008-08-06 09:00:30

By Tim Donnelly, The Island Packet, Hilton Head Island, S.C. Aug. 6--Hilton Head Island's Town Council on Tuesday officially nixed a commercial building from plans to overhaul the parking lot at the island's busiest beach spot.

2008-08-03 06:00:14

By Michael Welles Shapiro, The Island Packet, Hilton Head Island, S.C. Aug. 3--The builder of a pagoda-shaped restaurant visible from the bridges to Hilton Head Island was granted permission to build a dock that extends 350 feet into Mackays Creek by Beaufort County's zoning board.

2008-08-02 00:00:14

By The Island Packet, Hilton Head Island, S.C. Aug. 2--Hilton Head Island was the in the enviable position this week of sitting back and watching officials up the coast scramble to defend water quality off their beaches.

2008-08-01 06:00:28

By Justin Paprocki, The Island Packet, Hilton Head Island, S.C. Aug. 1--A. Whitney Brown promises he'll do nonpartisan political humor this week at the Hilton Head Comedy Club.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.