EXPLORE ST. SIMONS AND JEKYLL ISLANDS THIS SUMMER

Just before sunrise, the fishing pier on St. Simons Island is quiet — but not empty. Fishermen and crabbers arrive early to set up for the day in their favorite spots. Ladies power walk in pairs and trios. The sun rises over the inlet waterway slowly at first and then all at once, illuminating couples holding hands on the wide benches and pelicans perched on wooden rails.

Sun, sand, surf: There’s plenty to love about a day at the beach. But maybe you’re looking to make your next visit to the shore a little more fun. We’ve got you covered with a few game ideas the whole family will love.

Give your dad the experience of a lifetime for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is fast approaching, and you might find yourself at a loss for what to get Dad. Moms can be easier — flowers, chocolate, a spa day. But a dad can be tricky, because there are very few things he really wants. There are things he needs — golf clubs, tools, golf balls, a kegerator, golf shoes, etc. — but he usually already has them.

ROTARY STUDENT EXCHANGE OFFERS ‘LIFE-CHANGING’ EXPERIENCES

Rotary International is hoping to foster peace and cultural understanding, one student at a time.

Its Youth International Exchange Program places students with host families in various countries, giving area kids the chance to experience the world beyond the Lowcountry’s beaches.

HILTON HEAD, OLDFIELD HONORED FOR GREEN PRACTICES

On March 15, the Town of Hilton Head Island, the Oldfield Community Association and the Seabrook Island Property Owners Association were recognized as the state’s first Audubon International-certified sustainable communities.

More than 9,000 people voted for their favorite in our annual Facebook-based contest. Ellis Calderon came out the winner. 

Perfectly situated between Hilton Head, Savannah and Charleston, you’ll find Dataw Island, one of South Carolina’s hidden gems. Off the beaten path and surrounded by nature, yet close to the beach, shopping, history, and fine and performing arts.

Dataw Island is a gated golf, tennis and boating community where members are very active in social and sporting activity, as well as in philanthropic ventures.

THE LOWCOUNTRY’S PRIVATE PENINSULA FOR WORLD-CLASS GOLF

Lowcountry casual elegance lies at the base of Hilton Head’s bridge at Colleton River Club. This 1,500- acre private community delivers on its promise of world-class golf, pristine natural surroundings; and a thriving, active and unique membership experience.