278 to Lighthouse Road

278 to Lighthouse Road

A podcast about Hilton Head Island and the lowcountry. This show explores the history of the area along with tourism, business, environment and more.

Recent Episodes

A conversation with author Annell St. Charles

Sept. 14, 2021

Author Annell St. Charles is a long time property owner and lover of Hilton Head. In this episode we find out how she discovered Hilton Head, why she used Hilton Head as a setting for two of her novels and what she enjoys mo…

The founding of Palmetto Dunes with E.G. Robinson

Sept. 3, 2021

E.G. Robinson was a founding partner of Palmetto Dunes. In this episode E.G. shares with us the beginning of the resort community, the challenges they faced with the property and his relationship with Charles Fraser. E.G. al…

Lowcountry Agriculture with Rich Thomas

Aug. 21, 2021

Rich Thomas joins me to discuss lowcountry agriculture and the impact Rice, Indigo and Sea Island Cotton had on the growth of South Carolina.

Lowcountry Art: Charlene Gardner and Four Corners Gallery

Aug. 6, 2021

Charlene Gardner is the owner of Four Corners Gallery in Bluffton. In this episode we talk about art and artists in the lowcountry, the galleries offerings and why supporting the local arts is important for a community.

Meet Charlie Ryan, author of "My life with Charles Fraser"

July 29, 2021

Charlie Ryan is the author of "My life with Charles Fraser". In this episode we talk with Charlie about the book, how it came together and his conversations with those who shared stories about their relationship with Charles…

Albert the Gator, Charles Fraser & JFK: Meet David Pearson

July 1, 2021

If there is one person who had the biggest impact in putting Hilton Head on the map besides Charles Fraser it would be David Pearson. In this episode David shares with us the story behind two photos that went worldwide and g…