Hopefully not the Bluffton State of Mind

Bluffton made the national and international news last month, but not in a good way. British tabloid newspaper The Daily Mail, in addition to The Washington Post, ABC News, and other media outlets picked up the story of local resident Lauren Cutshaw, who was arrested for speeding through a stop sign and told officers from the Bluffton Police Department they shouldn't arrest her because she's a "very clean, thoroughbred, white girl," police said.

Breathalyzer showed her blood-alcohol level at 0.18 percent—more than double the legal limit. Dashcam video shows Cutshaw, 33, telling the arresting officer she shouldn't be jailed because she was a cheerleader, a dancer and a sorority girl who graduated from a "high accredited university.” Cutshaw was fired from her job as real estate agent with Engel & Völkers after this incident. She faces charges for speeding, disregarding a stop sign, simple possession of marijuana, driving under the influence and possession of drug paraphernalia.