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12 min ago | The Island Packet
SCE&G hopes to replicate a program that would make as many as 250 homes in northern Beaufort County more energy efficient -- at no cost to the homeowners.
A Georgia man was pushed to the ground and robbed outside a Hilton Head Island bar early Friday, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report.
A Hardeeville man's lawsuit claiming false imprisonment and malicious prosecution by the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office after the beating of a Bluffton man is set to go to trial next month.
It should come as no surprise to readers that South Carolina has the 11th highest homeowner insurance rates in the U.S. and that its coastal areas pay the most in the state.
A Bluffton Township firefighter signals in front of a LifeStar helicopter landed on US 278 near Rose Hill Plantation to airlift a person injured in a three-car wreck the afternoon of July 17, 2014.
As many as 25 companies have begun offering wind coverage in the past few years here in Beaufort County.
The following reports were released Tuesday and Wednesday by the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office, Beaufort Police Department and Bluffton Police Department: Union Cemetery Road, Ocean Woods Landscaping: Stihl cut-off saw, string trimmer, blower, short hedger, bed edger worth a total of $1,000 stolen from shed.
Mosquitoes could be swarming in Beaufort County by next week because recent higher tides, heavy rain and hot temperatures have made for prime breeding conditions, mosquito-control officials say.
The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office has arrested two men and are searching for a third who is wanted in connection with an alleged gang-related assault that left a 22-year-old Bluffton man in a coma.
Members of Bluffton's Public Development Corporation board acknowledged they were in uncharted territory as they worked to lure a high-end business to Buckwalter Place through a $4 million land deal.
A still image from surveillance video shows a bank robbery in progress at an Ameris Bank in Georgia on July 21, 2014.
A proposal for a 1 percent sales tax to fund capital projects cannot be revived in time to get it on the ballot in November, Beaufort County's attorney concluded Tuesday.
More private insurers are selling wind coverage to coastal property owners in Beaufort County, leading to a decline in the number of homeowners in the state wind pool.
Bluffton Township Fire District fire fighters and Beaufort County EMS personnel respond to a wreck on U.S. 278 Thursday afternoon in Bluffton.
The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man who has an outstanding warrant for assault and battery.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 07:12 am
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