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1 hr ago | The Island Packet
Beaufort County Sheriff Office deputies block Reflection Cove Court at Crooked Pond with vehicles and police tape July 30, 2014, in Hilton Head Plantation on Hilton Head Island while investigating a death.
4 hrs ago | The Island Packet
World War II and Korean War veteran Benjamin F. Johnson Sr. of Lady's Island died Friday at age 94. Johnson enlisted in the Army soon after the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941 and served two years in England in a segregated unit, driving trucks that carried bombs to battalions throughout the country.
5 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah
Surveillance has now been released showing a man breaking into the Enmark on Commerce Place in Bluffton on Tuesday morning.
10 hrs ago | The Island Packet
The driver in Saturday's fatal, one-vehicle accident on Lady's Island has been released from the hospital and charged with felony DUI, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol.
12 hrs ago | The Island Packet
Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson will be the keynote speaker for a special meeting of the Northern Beaufort County Democratic Club at 2 p.m. Aug. 23 at the St. Helena Island library.
Facing a sharp decline in state funding, Beaufort County is suspending applications for accommodations tax grants that could lessen financial support for area chambers of commerce and nonprofits.
The vine that ate the South has reached as far as Canada, but experts say it ran away because of global warming, not the summertime scorched earth we're experiencing.
Some Beaufort County Council members want to create a new economic-development fund with the money local companies pay each year for business licenses.
The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is trying to identify a suspect that robbed the Enmark store on Commerce Place West in Bluffton early on Tuesday morning.
Pictured are the front elevation, top, and a side elevation with a future addition, bottom left, and a side elevation without expansion of the proposed Lowcountry Montessori at a permanent facility in Port Royal, set to open in January 2015.
The Beaufort County School District is looking for a more efficient and guest-friendly schedule for its graduation ceremonies starting next spring.
Retailers in Beaufort County expect large crowds this weekend as shoppers take advantage of the annual back-to-school sales-tax holiday.
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for much of eastern South Carolina, including Beaufort and Jasper counties.
A Beaufort man arrested after allegedly breaking into a gun store on Saturday was also arrested on two warrants for criminal sexual conduct with a minor, according to the Beaufort Police Department.
The Bluffton Police Department is continuing its investigation of an armed robbery that occurred Sunday night at Dollar General at 1223 May River Road.
Beaufort County has suspended applications for accommodations-tax grants because of a steep, unexpected decrease in state funding, according to county officials.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 06:03 pm
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