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3:46 am on Wednesday February 27, 2013

Anonymous donor adds $1,000 prize to 'BIG' storytelling competition

  In addition to the $250 individual grand prize at the BIG Story Fest from April 11-14, an anonymous donor has added a $1000 award aimed at getting community service organizations involved in the fun.  The champion storyteller will pull in a $1,000...
9:54 pm on Thursday September 20, 2012

Short Story America Festival is this weekend in Beaufort

A three-day celebration of new and classic short stories will feature readings, discussions and signings by top authors of short fiction this weekend in Beaufort. On Friday evening, the Opening Reception and Launch Party for Short Story America,...
7:12 am on Tuesday June 5, 2012

Women helping women do business better!

Training and Events June Entrepreneurial Development: Creating Revenue through Customer SatisfactionDiscover how these tools can grow your business.   Curious about how improved customer service and employee  engagement can  impact the bottom line?...
10:19 pm on Sunday June 3, 2012

Notes on Quotes-Edgar Allan Poe on Sweating It Out!

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer         “The best things in life make you sweaty.”  Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849    Author and poet, Edgar Allan Poe, was stationed in the U. S. Army at Fort Moultrie on Sullivan’s Island under the name of...
10:28 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Outdoor Movie Series at Freshfields Village to Screen Top Family Movies

Starlight Cinemas returns to Freshfields Village every Wednesday night beginning May 30 with screening of top family movie hits on the Village Green. The series will begin at 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday through the end of August (there will be no...
7:38 am on Friday April 27, 2012

North Charleston to Host 6th Annual African American Fiber Art Exhibition

The City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department is proud to present its 6th annual African American fiber art exhibition, Mermaids and Merwomen in Black Folkflore. The exhibition will be on display at North Charleston City Hall daily from May...
5:41 am on Friday April 20, 2012

Beaufort SC Author Book Signing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Ellen or Carol McIntosh Book Shoppe 843-524-1119dstanard@sc.rr.comhttp://www.beaufortbooks.com/ Book Signing for South Carolina Author Bonnie Rawls Stanard Columbia, SC, April 20, 2012 - South Carolina author Bonnie...
12:50 am on Friday April 20, 2012

Women pirates: Anne Bonny and Mary Read

Anne Bonny“If you’d fought like a man you needn’t hang like a dog.” Anne Bonny, 1702-1782 When Gordon’s daughters were young, any long trip in the car meant; “Dad tell me a pirate story.” One daughter, Beth, would become a reporter, editor and...
6:51 am on Monday April 2, 2012

Children's Museum to host Kid's Night Out this Friday!

Plan a date night, run some errands or just take a break and bring your kids to the Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry (CML) for Kid’s Night Out on Friday, April 6th from anytime between 5:00pm – 9:00pm.   The Museum will be open for fun crafts,...
5:49 am on Friday March 9, 2012

Lying liars and laughs: Embellished abound tales at the BIG Story Fest

Update March 9: If you're looking for something to do this weekend, don't forget about this festival. The schedule is below and if you're not sold, you can hear some soundbites on the ARTworks website and The Island Packet has some video of their...

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