Beaufort County Newswire (Page 2)

Beaufort County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Beaufort County, NC. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 179 in Beaufort County, NC

  1. 27 dogs rescued from NC home could be someone's missing petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    Workers at a North Carolina animal shelter have taken to social media in an attempt to find the owners of 27 dogs seized from a private residence. The animals, which the shelter said are "case dogs," were brought to the Beaufort County Animal Shelter on Wednesday, March 22. The group E.N.C. Shelter Dogs put photos of each of the dogs on Facebook "for the purpose of reuniting them with any owners who may be missing them."


  2. Town, county to preserve historic Bluffton carriage house BLUFFTON,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. BLUFFTON, S.C. (AP) - The town of Bluffton and Beaufort County are working together to preserve one of the town's oldest structures. The Island Packet reports ( the town ...


  3. Vacationer reports nearly $10,000 in jewelry missing from Hilton Head hotel room safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | The Island Packet

    A visitor from North Carolina kept a pair of diamond earrings worth $9,000 and a gold bracelet worth $600 in the safe in her hotel room at the Marriott Resort and Spa. But when she checked out at the end of her stay, the jewelry was nowhere to be found, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report released Friday.


  4. Boys and Girls Club raised over $55,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Kinston Free Press

    ... ill go towards helping support ongoing programs. There are five Clubs located throughout Pitt County, two in Beaufort County, one in Lenoir County, one in Martin County, and one in Greene County serving more than 1,200 members daily.


  5. Just how Irish are Hilton Head, Bluffton and Beaufort?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Irish is the second most common ancestry in America, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. But how do the numbers look for Beaufort County? Hint: One town in the area actually claims to have more Irish ancestry than any other.


  6. Man crossing busy South Carolina highway killed by ambulanceRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | WBTV

    Authorities say a pedestrian has been killed after he was struck by an ambulance while trying to cross a six-lane highway in Beaufort County. Highway Patrol Lance Cpl.


  7. Sheriff Tanner: 'ridiculous' to think we'd try to stop a protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | The Island Packet

    In a conversation with reporter Wade Livingston on March 9, 2017, Beaufort County sheriff P.J. Tanner said that in no way did his office try to stop a planned protest by a local group next week, calling that suggestion "ridiculous." Lowcountry Indivisible is planning to protest Tanner's desire to revive a controversial immigration-law-enforcement task force known as 287 , which allows specially trained deputies to enforce federal immigration law - including investigation, apprehension or detention of immigrants who are in the United States illegally - under Immigration and Customs Enforcement supervision.


  8. Confederate thefts: Vandalism or souvenir seekers?Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | WBTV

    ... of the Old Sheldon Church near Yemassee any time in the month before the thefts were reported on Monday, Beaufort County Sheriff's spokesman Capt. Bob Brummage said. The thieves didn't leave behind a note, graffiti or anything else to suggest why ...


  9. Owners of Daufuskie Island resort files for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... reported ( ) that four companies affiliated with a Utah business that owns the remote Beaufort County property filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday night in Columbia. The Pelorus Group of Salt Lake City acquired parts of the ...


  10. Beaufort County to remove storm damaged boatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - Beaufort County officials are preparing to remove from its waterways dozens of boats and docks damaged by Hurricane Matthew. The Island Packet ...


  11. Windley: County shortchanging disaster relief committee -Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Robesonian

    ... ster recovery committee to address hurricane-related problems, Windley said. Later, as an interim manager in Beaufort County, he worked to finish up recovery efforts that had started three years before he became the interim manager.


  12. 3 charged with murder in connection with SC fatal fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) - Beaufort County authorities say three people face murder charges in the death of a woman who was found in her burned home in December. The ...


  13. Inmate accused of sex acts with kids sent to hospital Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... and possessing a firearm, and larceny over $200 on Sept. 28, 2006 in Onslow County; DWI on July 15, 2008 in Beaufort County; DWI, driving under the age of 21 while consuming a controlled substance, driving while license revoked, unauthorized use of ...


  14. Tar Heel View: Gop Senators push for government transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... public officials. One such case is a bill co-sponsored by two Republicans in the Senate, Bill Cook from Beaufort County and Norman Sanderson from Pamlico. They want to make it a misdemeanor to violate North Carolina's law on open meetings and public ...


  15. Penn Centera s Victoria Smalls named to Gullah Geechee panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... African American Heritage Commission and is an advisory board member of the Gullah Geechee Consortium of Beaufort County. The Gullah Geechee panel was created by Congress in 2006 to recognize the history of African Americans in coastal counties from ...


  16. Tennessee whitetail is new Boone and Crockett world recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | North Carolina Sportsman

    ... biggest non-typical buck ever taken by a hunter scored 208-5/8, and was killed in 1971 by John Wood in Beaufort County. North Carolina's biggest non-typical killed by a hunter was taken in 1998 from Person County by Don Rockett, and it scored ...


  17. Parking, sewer, affordable housing key issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Bluffton Today

    ... 330 to 1,551 square feet, were available to applicants with household incomes less than 80 percent of the Beaufort County median income who met various eligibility criteria. The possibility of adding a fee on some building permits to support ...


  18. 11 Beaufort County residents detained in immigration sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | The Island Packet

    At least 11 Beaufort County residents were detained this past week by the Department of Homeland Security's Enforcement and Removal Office, according to reports from the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office, which assisted the federal agency. The operation appears to be part of a national effort by Immigration and Customs Enforcement to locate and detain foreign-born residents who have committed "immigration violations."


  19. Girl Scout camp helps build girlsa confidence by exploring the outdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    ... the trees at the Camp Graham (Vance County) treehouse unit, sailing along the Pamlico River at Camp Hardee (Beaufort County), or reaching the top of Camp Mary Atkinson's (Johnston County) Alpine Tower - each camp offers a variety of activities ...


  20. Dramatic footage of New Orleans tornado as it tears through warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... on Thursday, ahead of the expected arrival of Hurricane Nicole. Forty-two cats and kittens from the Beaufort County animal shelter were temporarily taken in by the Columbia shelter while Hurricane Matthew passed through and the region recovers. ...