We apologize for these two errors in our Feb. 1 issue:

Black Excellence Awards

• Officer Charles Mitchell Jr. is a member of the City of Hardeeville Police Department, and a retired Bluffton police officer – not his father – presented his award as First Responder of the Year.

On the Porch With …

• Sharon Brown’s brother, Tyrone, was in his 20s when he drowned picking oysters as one of the Oyster Factory’s “family.” Tyrone’s Porch at the seafood company is named after him.