Bringing Our Community Together

Tag archive



Closing the door on Deals

 Connie Kling retiring, shutting down business after nearly 40 years on Bay Street By Mike McCombsPhotos by Bob Sofaly  Across the windows at 724 Bay Street are big white signs.  “Retirement Sale.”  “Store Closing.”  Behind the signs, the window displays, once a hallmark of Deals, are all but empty, housing just a few old mannequins,… Keep Reading


Beaufort woman set to be ordained as priest

Striebinger will be 1st SC woman ordained by Association of Roman Catholic Women Priests  By Mike McCombs  On Sunday, Aug. 15, Beaufort’s Jill Striebinger will become the first woman priest in South Carolina ordained by the Association of Roman Catholic Women Priests in a private service “promoting the equality of women in the Catholic Church.” … Keep Reading