August is Black Business Month

Black Business Month is celebrated in August and is a time to acknowledge and appreciate black-owned businesses both locally here in Beaufort SC and across the nation and all that they represent in the country’s continual striving for diversity and equality. When we celebrate the contribution of black business owners and entrepreneurs, it pays homage…

Why we celebrate Memorial Day

It’s Memorial Day weekend. Folks are planning cookouts, trips to the beach and maybe even having a few beers while gathered with friends and family. But, that’s not really what Memorial Day is for…is it? Lots of folks think Memorial Day is for celebrating and having fun. All too often around Memorial Day we tend…