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9:14 am on Monday April 1, 2013

Photos from the 2013 'Beaufort Beauties' drag show fundraiser

The 2013 Beaufort Beauties drag show fundraiser came to Port Royal on Saturday night, and Eric R. Smith shares dozens of photos.
9:58 am on Tuesday March 26, 2013

Beaufort Beauties: Donning women's clothes for a cause

We all know Beaufort is a bit on the less socially conservative side of South Carolina; still, it is surprising to see the community so fully embrace an event that effectively puts many of our more renowned locals in drag. I suppose when it's for...
5:46 am on Sunday June 19, 2011

'Beaufort Beauties' is back for six causes (update: Sassy Brown takes the crown)

Flickr user mugley Update June 19: Despite that earlier scuffle The Island Packet was out to see some drag for a cause on Saturday night. Reporter Juliann Vachon (real female) was there and has the account of the talent and beauty throwdown that...
12:54 pm on Thursday June 16, 2011

Drama meets drag in the Beaufort Beauties competition

Flickr user Tayrawr Fortune Don't worry it's just glitter. Perhaps you heard that Pro Slab Concrete Inc.'s Trey Ambrose was to be a participant in the offbeat "Beaufort Beauties" drag fashion contest fundraiser? When we saw The Island Packet's...
10:00 am on Monday July 26, 2010

Search is on for suspects who snatched transvestite's purse

Image by Flickr user ChapendraNorth Charleston Police are searching for two suspects who robbed a man dressed in drag of his purse on North Atlantic Avenue early this morning. The victim, a transvestite, was approached by two men in a burgundy Grand...
11:58 am on Thursday May 7, 2009

Go see 'La Cage Aux Folles;' Save a bundle if you go in drag

Image by Footlight PlayersImage by 20090507-folles.jpgThe Footlight Players are continuing their run of the musical comedy "La Cage Aux Folles." The show runs through Sunday, May 17; but if you go tonight, May 7, and do so in drag you can shave the...