SC parents charged in child death

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. - Two Beaufort County residents have been arrested and charged...were arrested at their home Saturday night. Woodward said the St. Helena Island residents are charged with homicide by child abuse. Six-year-old...

James Bratton Tarrance (HELENA ISLAND, S.C.)

HELENA ISLAND, S.C. - James Bratton Tarrance, 59, of St. Helena Island, died Saturday April 16, 2011 at his home. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 AM at First Presbyterian Church, Beaufort. Interment will follow in Forest...

Capt. Billy Blackmon (HELENA ISLAND, S.C.)

HELENA ISLAND, S.C.- Captain Billy Eugene Blackmon, 68, died May 21, 2004. Services will be 3 p.m., Sunday at Shellhouse Funeral...

Coalition works to save fading Gullah culture

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. - Mike Johnson isn't Gullah...supporter of the 3-year-old St. Helena Island-based Gullah/Geechee Sea Island...Touch of Class Convention Center on St. Helena Island. Directions: To get there, take U...

Island festival honors boycott

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. - Penn Center's popular Heritage Days Celebration has been...she said. "It will be felt particularly by businesses on St. Helena Island, but not just (by) accommodations on St. Helena. I think it will...

Unkept promise slowed recovery

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. -- Four generations of Daises have lived and worked on land that their ancestors purchased on St. Helena Island in South Carolina after they were emancipated from slavery. "I consider...

Restaurant faces discrimination suit

ST. HELENA ISLAND - Jesse Gantt's Beaufort Waffle House was "too black," the St. Helena resident remembers his former boss as saying. Mr...

Group plans event to showcase Gullah heritage

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. - Descendants of freed slaves along the East Coast, known...Wright said. It is that Gullah heritage that Penn Center on St. Helena Island will celebrate Thursday through Sunday. Many activities are planned...

Mrs. Nan McMillan All (ALLENDALE, S.C.)

...at Production Credit Assoc. She was a member of St. Helena Baptist Church. She and her husband moved down to St. Helena Island from Allendale three years ago. Surviving besides her husband are one daughter, Barbara All Guard of Cacey; two...

JoAnn Partain (STATESVILLE, N.C.)

...C.; two granddaughters, Christy Collins of St. Helena Island, S.C. and Meredith Holland of Statesville, N.C.; a sister, Erlene Smith of St. Helena Island, S.C.; a sister-in-law, Mrs. Virginia Crowe...