BUSHIDO THE SOUL OF JAPAN BY INAZO NITOBÉ, A.M., Ph.D.

HONOR that it is high time I should pause a few moments for the consideration of this feature of the Precepts of Knighthood. The sense of honor, implying a vivid consciousness of personal dignity and worth, could not fail to characterize the samurai, born and bred to value the duties and privileges of their profession. Though the word ordinarily given …

Beaufort businessman paints over graffiti on street signs and a building for sale.

A sign on Billy Gavigan’s office wall reads, “Action = Results.” “I was a Marine,” he says. On Easter Sunday he was riding around the Beaufort area with his young daughter when he took spontaneous action on something that has been gnawing at him for years. He spun his vehicle around, went to Lowe’s and bought paint and supplies. Two …

Billy Gavigan voices concerns about planning and the impacts on retailers featured in the APA

Those anonymous signs on Boundary Street: ‘Stupid,’ or do they have a point? 2017-11-15 | ISLAND PACKET Nov. 15 –As a $33 million Beaufort road project takes final shape, residents are still airing concerns about navigating the 1.2-mile stretch of Boundary Street almost two years after ground was broken.Signs placed along Boundary Street this week by an anonymous citizen hint …

Parris Island is still facing attacks by Rep Debbie Dingell

The Support of our Leaders are needed! Rally around Parris Island and Our Marines Is Parris Island under attack by congresswomen Debbie Dingell, 12th Dist Of Michigan,  leader of the Crime Capital Of America?! Detroit and Dearborn  Michigan’s Congresswoman leads a battle over Parris Islands training while Her own district is one of the worst in America  several personal visits …

GAVIGAN HOMES AND PARTNERS SHOW SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY FOR HURRICANE SANDY

Gavigan Homes and partners show southern hospitality To NY/NJ for hurricane Sandy Relief for Sandy victims Many restaurants, businesses, churches and residents are collecting donations to benefit victims of Super storm Sandy. For a complete list of donation drop-off locations, go to the Facebook page “Low Country Relief for Victims of Hurricane Sandy.” Whenever a hurricane threatened the Lowcountry, Kate Swisher could …

The Laws of Marines and Samurais by Billy Gavigan

It is the Warrior Class who gives the Constitution or a Corporation its power of the people.. The Warrior class does not serve a King or a President they serve the constitution..  Forwarded by Billy Gavigan with Honor: U.S. Marine Corps Rules:   1. Be courteous to everyone, friendly to no one. 2. Decide to be aggressive enough, quickly enough. …

7 things You will not learn in an Ivy League MBA Program

Would you spend $200,000 on something if it didn’t make you happier? As it turns out, you can invest over $200,000 on a top MBA program these days and while you will on average earn more and have a better network upon graduation, that $200,000 investment does not guarantee you will feel happier. Ten Things They Don’t Tell You In …

Trump plan to boost military spending and Gavigan comments

In Beaufort, Trump plan to boost military spending greeted with optimism, uncertainty President Donald Trump’s announcement last week that he planned to increase defense spending by $54 billion was met with enthusiasm — and a measure of uncertainty — in northern Beaufort County, home to three military installations. “Any discussion of increasing our military spending is encouraging both on a …