Beaufort County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. PotashCorp Aurora donates $30,000 to Beaufort County Boys & Girls ClubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WITN

    PotashCorp Aurora says it presented the check to the organization as part of its ongoing commitment to the youth and the community. The Boys and Girls Club in Beaufort County depends on donations to help fund programs that retain academic success, health lifestyles and character.

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  2. SUV driver airlifted after rear-ending Beaufort County school busRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WITN

    For the second time in less than a month, a Beaufort County school bus was rear-ended by another vehicle. The latest accident happened shortly after 3:00 p.m. Monday on U.S. 264 and Asbury Church Road, east of Washington.

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  3. Salvation Army Red Kettle Drive Starts Early In GreenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | WITN

    ... tire year. not just for the holidays. Pitt County isn't the only one that's started ringing the bells early. Beaufort County has set up as well. New Bern and Jacksonville say you'll see all of their bell ringers on Black Friday, November 28th.

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  4. High grade pot, guns seized at Beaufort County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | WITN

    Deputies say a shots fired call landed them two arrests, multiple guns and $20,000 worth of high grade pot. When they arrived, deputies noticed a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the home when the door was opened.

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  5. Washington NC vying for title of America's Coolest Small TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | WITN

    If you ask around, you may find quite a few people who love the town of Washington in Beaufort County. Whether it's the waterfront, the shops and restaurants, parks or river life, many think Washington is a cool town.

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  6. Man wanted for Virginia murder nabbed in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | WITN

    ... with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury. The man is also facing charges in Beaufort County for discharging a weapon into an occupied dwelling; larceny of a firearm; and possession of a firearm by a felon. The 33-year-old ...

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  7. Ernie Coleman elected sheriff in Beaufort CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WITN

    "Right now there's a big problem in Lenoir County and Pitt County with drugs and gangs," says Coleman. "Beaufort County is next door neighbors.

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  8. Christina Motley to Demystify Marketing, Public Relations and Advertising for Business CenterRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Christina Motley, CEO of Christina Motley & Associates, a Triangle-based marketing firm, will present "Marketing, Public Relations and Advertising Demystified" at Beaufort County Community College's Small Business Center November 4, 2014. In her presentation, Motley will define and explain the differences between these three terms so often confused, even by those working in these industries.

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  9. SC Ports Authority sued over Port Royal saleRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | WBTV

    ... been vacant for a decade and three attempts to sell it since 2006 have fallen through. The lawsuit alleges Beaufort County and the town of Port Royal have lost more than $7 million in property taxes while the land remains in state hands. The lawsuit ...

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  10. Income tax on military retirement pay issue in SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    COLUMBIA, S.C. The chairman of the S.C. Military Base Task Force says a state income tax exemption for military retirement pay will be one of the panel's top priorities when legislators return in January. Beaufort County attorney William Bethea told The State newspaper that the income tax exemption and in-state tuition for veterans without a one-year waiting period are the top priorities for the task force.

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  11. PHOTOS: Snow in western North Carolina and parts of South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | WITN

    Winter storm warnings remain in effect for counties in the western part of our state as snow blankets some areas. The photos on this story are courtesy of Jack Rodman, who is from Washington in Beaufort County and attends Appalachian State University in Boone.

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  12. Latest School Fundraiser: BiodieselRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Domestic Fuel

    ... getting a cut of the profit. Pitt County was the pilot school for the program, and after seeing its success, Beaufort County wants in on it too. "In some ways for us it's like liquid gold for what it can bring in," said Beaufort County ...

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  13. Chocowinity EMS sues Beaufort CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | WITN

    ... and do more to stabilize patients when transferring them to the hospital. However, Chocowinity EMS says Beaufort County Emergency Manager John Pack issued a letter to Vidant Beaufort Hospital, which says they are not authorized to transport patients ...

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  14. Local carpenters donate time to help Beaufort County womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WITN

    ... Church of Washington. On Monday, the group paid a visit to the Chocowinity home of Joenisha Brown in Beaufort County. Brown suffers debilitating bouts with MS. She will soon have surgery to remove a cancerous growth on her spine and says getting in ...

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  15. Bluffton hearts & dartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    ... High School. Its athletic teams will be called the Sharks, their colors royal blue, black and silver. The Beaufort County school board approved Tuesday the recommendations made by a committee of board members, parents, students and other community ...

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  16. Investigators: 4 charged in bust of illegal bar in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WITN

    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office on Thursday searched 37-year-old Philippi Gorham's West Fifth Street home in Washington, after several complaints about drug and alcohol sales occurring in a shot house located behind the residence. Gorham was wearing one of the bullet proof vests and was in possession of the .44 caliber revolver when Investigators made entry.

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  17. Belhaven men charged with selling Fentanyl patchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WITN

    Fentanyl is a highly potent opiate based pain medication that has been linked to overdose deaths across eastern North Carolina. Investigators with the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office Drug Unit arrested 54-year-old Moses Alfred Cooper and 18-year-old Cameron Hayes Merritt.

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  18. Vehicle stop ends in drug arrests in Beaufort CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WITN

    The arrests stemmed from a joint operation between the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office drug unit and the Pitt County Sheriff's Office drug unit. Beaufort County investigators were informed of a vehicle that had left from this residence and was traveling on Highway 264 eastbound traveling toward Washington.

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  19. Belhaven men charged with selling Phentanyl patchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WITN

    Phentanyl is a highly potent opiate based pain medication that has been linked to overdose deaths across eastern North Carolina. Investigators with the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office Drug Unit arrested 54-year-old Moses Alfred Cooper and 18-year-old Cameron Hayes Merritt.

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  20. Washington goes missing, brieflyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Bladen Journal

    ... though his links to the Tar Heel State are many - including the fact that the town of Washington in Beaufort County, established in 1776, was the first American city to be named after the president; the fact that Washington visited Salem; the fact ...

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