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8:32 am on Sunday October 10, 2010

Coastal groups speak out against plan to shift tourist tax dollars to advertising

Flickr user mediaboytodd Lowcountry municipalities and festivals are decrying a change that would shift some $40 million per year collected from the South Carolina tourists towards marketing groups. The general gist from those against the ideas is...
4:39 am on Tuesday September 28, 2010

Beaufort-area chambers looking for hospitality money (updated)

Flickr user tracy_olson Updated September 28: The tale of the hospitality money came to an end last night when the Beaufort County Council unanimously approved a decision to dole out $200,000 to tourism groups. Give the Island Packet story a read...
6:18 pm on Saturday September 18, 2010

Beaufort bed tax issues back on the table (updated)

Flickr user Comfort Suites Denver Tech Center Hotel Updated Sept. 18: The Island Packet has an excellent review of the potential rift between the Beaufort City Council and the Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce. Give it a read here. First...