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2 hrs ago | The Island Packet
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.
A Beaufort man with an apparent gunshot wound to the arm was found walking down Big Road in Beaufort on Friday wearing only underwear, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.
In this Nov. 14, 2012 file photograph a development along the Intracoastal Waterway in Mount Pleasant, S.C., is seen.
When there is a traffic accident on U.S. 278 in southern Beaufort County, the very first responders often don't set foot on the scene.
If it swims, flies, creeps or grows in the Lowcountry, you can find it in Untamed Lowcountry, a blog curated by managing editor Jeff Kidd.
Would you pay the mortgage on a home that you were not allowed to live in? Review a book you were banned from reading? Recommend a restaurant at which the owner locked the doors every time he saw you coming? Unfortunately, some judges and members of at least one public board recently denied access to something far more important than any book or ... (more)
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 06:44 pm
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