Freelance Writer & Editor

Celeste Hawkins welcomes freelance writing opportunities. Her varied experience includes creating travel content, reporting on local news, contributing to several blogs, and editing.

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Travelers Rest Tribune

NY-based theatre group makes stop in Travelers Rest

On Wednesday, members of a New York-based traveling theatre team paid a visit to aspiring actors and actresses at Travelers Rest High School, offering students a firsthand look at the creation process of theatrical production.

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Charleston's most romantic restaurants: Southern charm, fresh food, elegant settings

Couples seeking romantic dining options in Charleston will hardly be disappointed; romantic restaurants dot the city's downtown, making an enchanted evening (or even afternoon) out easy for visitors to come across. These fine dining spots showcase new, modern elements and old, historic settings that exude elegant ambiance. The food, by the same token, represents a combination of New American favorites and Lowcountry classics that are sure to please and fill those celebrating a special occasion or just an evening alone.

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Travelers Rest Tribune

Travelers Rest swimmer wins medals in Special Olympics national games

Last month, a local woman placed in multiple sports at the Special Olympics 2014 USA Games, hosted in Princeton, New Jersey.

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Travelers Rest Tribune

Local family's business handcrafts bamboo bikes for a cause

Phil Webb, his wife Ruthie Marie and three of their children, now residents of Travelers Rest, just a year ago were living in Thailand and handling the daily operations of their own small bicycle business.

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Travelers Rest Tribune

Greenville Tech serves up international flavors, welcomes community

This fall semester, the culinary program at Greenville Technical College continues sharing food from all over the world through its weekly meals at the Northwest Campus.

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How to plan your next trip in 5 minutes

Has planning your next incredible, rejuvenating and care-free vacation . . . ever stressed you out? Whether you’re planning a group trip, couple’s escape, girlfriend getaway or family vacation, a travel agent can make the entire process easier for you and everyone involved.

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Travelers Rest Tribune

Local filmmaking couple snags indie festival awards, anticipates future projects

Local filmmakers Chris and Emily Reach White recently won several awards in South Carolina indie festivals, and they are already planning their next projects.