Parris Island Stands Resilient

By: Col. Neal Pugliese, USMC – Ret., Chairman, Military Enhancement Committee of Beaufort County and Jennifer Tuckwiller, Chairwoman, Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce Sensational headlines and bold predictions stir emotion and generate clicks. They can also omit...

Beaufort Chamber News Alert: Federal Vaccine Mandate Update

Last Thursday, the White House released a new COVID-19 Action Plan. This plan includes an executive order instructing OSHA to develop a rule that will require all employers with 100 or more employees to ensure their workforce is fully vaccinated or require any workers...

Chamber Board Supports Masking Ordinance

The Beaufort Regional Chamber Board of Directors encourages extension of the emergency ordinance mandating that face coverings be worn in publicly accessible buildings in the City of Beaufort. The Chamber Board believes masking is a pragmatic tool to help mitigate...

Boost Confidence in 3 Steps

Back in February, you didn’t think twice about popping into a sandwich shop for lunch or stopping by the grocery story on the way home. Now I bet you at least pause for a second. Every day each of us make subliminal calculations about risk based on what we believe to...

2020 Census

The 2020 Census is quickly approaching, and it is important that everyone in your household is counted. The U.S. Constitution requires that each decade the government takes count of America’s population so that they can provide communities with funding as well as...

What Is the Penny Referendum and Why Does Beaufort County Need It?

The 2019 Penny Referendum is an additional 1% sales tax on goods and services that began May 1, 2019. It is established to fund important projects to improve our local roadways and bridges. Here are a few answers to questions that are circulating throughout Beaufort...