Lisa and Ernie; A Real Life Horse Story

In November 1992, the owner of the small hunter/jumper barn where I trained young horses called to tell me about a 6-year-old gelding she was going to see. She had heard about him from a trainer at the local racetrack; the horse’s owner had stopped paying his training fees and if she wanted the horse,…

Paula Gillikin Keeps Watch Over Wild Horses

The wild horses roaming the Rachel Carson Reserve have cast a spell on residents and visitors to the downtown waterfront since the 1940s. As a child, Beaufort native Paula Gillikin used to watch those horses from afar but now, she works to protect them.