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9:09 am on Thursday May 9, 2013

5K bike ride joins Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band concert in moving to Charleston

Although the Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band concert has been moved to Charleston, the 2013 Lt. Dan Week is expect to continue this September 9 to 15 in Beaufort, however the 5K bike ride has also been confirmed to follow the concert to Charleston.
1:21 pm on Friday April 12, 2013

Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band Concert called off for Beaufort

The 2013 Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band Concert slated for Beaufort has been moved to The Citadel in Charleston. However, the remainder of the Lt. Dan Weekend will still happen in Beaufort this September.
4:58 am on Tuesday September 20, 2011

Wounded Warrior Dinner held at Parish Church of St. Helena

Submitted Linda Williamson greets Dennis Leonard of Hummelston, Pa. Leonard served in the 1st Engineers, 1st Infantry Division. "Never before have the one percent who wear the uniform done so much," said Col. Stuart Wagner, USMC retired and former...
4:00 am on Friday September 16, 2011

Beaufort's Tricentennial Parade with Grand Marshal Gary Sinise

TheDigitel With actor Gary Sinise already in town as part of the Lt. Dan Weekend 2 to raise money and awareness for wounded warriors, final preparations are underway for Beaufort's Tricentennial Parade Saturday, September 17, with Sinise as grand...
4:07 am on Wednesday September 14, 2011

Fire Engine 343 coming to Beaufort with steel from World Trade Center

Flickr user Arlington County FDNY Engine 343 On September 15, FDNY Engine 343 will travel from New York City to Beaufort carrying a special relic: a four foot piece of steel that was part of the superstructure of the World Trade Center prior to the...
5:13 am on Tuesday September 13, 2011

Lt. Dan in Beaufort: Is the honeymoon over? (update: County Council won't intervene)

Flickr user unc-cfc-usfk Updated Sept. 13: The Island Packet has a report that the Beaufort County Council's Finance Committee will not intervene regarding another board's decision to not fund Lt. Dan Weekend due to a "poor application." You can...
6:51 am on Monday June 20, 2011

Lady's Island's Berry Island dishing out ice cream in support of Independence Fund

Flickr user sea-turtle Berry Island Cafe on Lady's Island is holding its 2nd All You Can Eat Ice Cream Party to raise money for the Independence Fuse and Lt. Dan Weekend 2. For $15 you get all the ice cream you can eat at a shop that was named one...
12:44 pm on Wednesday March 9, 2011

Lt. Dan Weekend 2 coming to Beaufort

Flickr user unc-cfc-usfk Updated March 9: Tickets to the Lt. Dan Band concert in Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park go on sale Tuesday, March 15, according to the Lt. Dan Weekend Facebook page. Unlike last year, there will be a charge to see the band...
8:05 am on Thursday February 10, 2011

Meet the cause of the Lt. Dan Weekend and Memory Matters

Welcome to the final two of the eight video introductions of Beaufort-area nonprofits. Today's are the Lt. Dan Weekend and Memory Matters. Today is the last day and you can see all the videos here. Videos at the bottom and look for a voting link...
10:07 am on Friday October 8, 2010

Lt. Dan Weekend organizer has sharp words for downtown Beaufort merchants

Surely you'll recall how the Lt. Dan Weekend and the Independence Fund to support injured veterans was a huge aspect of this year's Shrimp Festival. Well all that was done in hopes of not only a good time but raising money and while the festival...