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Shellie Murdaugh

Gullah Farmers Cooperative to lease county property on St. Helena

A building with a small farmer’s namesake will now be used by many small farmers in Beaufort County to distribute produce around the area.

Port of Port Royal sale pending as chains are cut from gate

The chains that once kept the public away from the Port of Port Royal were cut Friday, representing what is planned to be a new beginning for the property.

‘A long time coming’: Gullah/Geechee Visitors Center opens in Beaufort

Rev. Kenneth Hodges has cornered the market on Gullah/Geechee history.

Shellie Murdaugh/For Beaufort Today Queen Quet, left, explains to Zadie Reeves and Sandra Davis the way to greet her as a member of the Gullah/Geechee Nation.

Four candidates running for Port Royal council seat

Four candidates will vie for a spot on Port Royal Town Council in a May 16 special election.


Lady’s Island landowners seek annexation

Several Lady’s Island residents asked Beaufort City Council at a work session Tuesday to consider requests to have their properties annexed into the city.

Authors showcase their work at Frampton Plantation

Nancy Waterhouse and many others enjoyed meeting area writers March 18 at Frampton Plantation in Yemassee as part of the inaugural Authors Under the Live Oaks event.

Shellie Murdaugh/For Beaufort Today Nancy Waterhouse of Bluffton, center, attended the Authors Under the Live Oaks event last weekend and purchased books from Jasper County natives Lisa Lowther and Sheree Darien.