The Island Packet

The Island Packet’s new app delivers real-time breaking news and content specifically formatted for your Windows 8 device. Stay on top of the latest developments in Hilton Head with stories, blogs, photos and more.


  • Expert coverage of news, sports, and weather.
  • Investigative reporting and in-depth stories on local events, features, personality pieces, and entertainment news.
  • Local business and economic news.
  • Community news from Hilton Head neighborhoods and surrounding counties.
  • The Daily Magazine, special interest stories from our network of newspapers.
  • Highlights include Nation, World and Political coverage, as well as the best journalism from McClatchy Newspapers.

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5 November 2013

on the island! who needs Nantucket...


5 October 2013

It's good to see that Apps for Windows 8 devices. I like how the app presents the content. This will make keeping up with the local news easier when I'm not in town. Thanks, Island Packet.