PEP Success! COURTESY PEP Guests enjoy the annual gala for Programs for Exceptional People (PEP), held Sept. 8 at Sea Pines Country Club. The event raised more than $70,000 for the nonprofit organization. All proceeds will directly benefit the programs PEP provides to adults in Beaufort and Jasper counties who live with intellectual disabilities. Executive director Steve Maglione said, “This year’s gala was the most successful ever.”
Artful Friends Artists (from left) Annette Crosby, Nancy Perry, Betty Peery and Penny Beesley celebrate their abstract art at the “Inside Out: Expressing Our Inner Voices” opening reception Sept. 6 at the University of South Carolina Beaufort Campus’ Center for the Arts. The exhibit features abstract works by 25 women from 12 states, and will hang through Oct. 12 at the Center for the Arts gallery, 801 Carteret St. in Beaufort.
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Welcome to the beautiful lowcountry and Bluffton, SC.