Beaufort County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Beaufort County, NC. (Page 9)

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  1. The never-ending legend of Blackbeard the Pirate gets a few new wrinkles | Our StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... he believes the notorious sailor's real name may have been Edward Beard - the son of a previously unknown Beaufort County landowner whose property butted up against that of Gov. Charles Eden and Tobias Knight, both of whom were closely linked to the ...


  2. Gunman Robs Martin County StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | WITN

    ... when the man demanded money. He left in a white passenger car, either traveling south on Highway 17 towards Beaufort County, or on Bear Grass Road. Anyone with information on the armed robbery should call the Martin County Sheriff's Office at ...


  3. Hunting Island park won't get lifeguard until JuneRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | WBTV

    A lifeguard will be posted at Hunting Island State Park in Beaufort County, but not in time for the Memorial Day weekend.


  4. Men accused of breaking into homes, stealing gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | WCTI

    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office has identified the suspects as 28-year-old Vince Hodges and 21-year-old Cameron Campbell, both of Washington.


  5. Beaufort County Man Charged With Statutory RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | WITN

    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office says a man from Bath is charged with sex offense charges involving a minor.


  6. Beaufort County Not Picking Up Tornado Debris, Tab Could Be $300,000Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | WITN

    Nearly a month after EF-2 tornadoes blew through neighborhoods in Beaufort County damaging and destroying dozens of homes, large piles of debris have been left on the side of the roads and homeowners are wondering who's job is it to clean it up.


  7. Using quality improvement to promote breast-feeding in a local health department.Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | CiteULike

    In 2008, breast-feeding initiation and continuation rates in Beaufort County, North Carolina, were lower than statewide rates.


  8. USC Beaufort seeks almost $60M for campus projectsRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | WBTV

    The University of South Carolina Beaufort is asking for almost $60 million from Beaufort County for campus projects including a convention center, a baseball stadium and renovations to its arts center.


  9. No State Agency Monitoring Ticks As CDC Warns Of New VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | WITN

    ... NC, but It's spread by the Lone Star tick, which is present here. Eugene McRoy with environmental health in Beaufort County says little is known about the virus. He says, "There's not a great test for testing for it so they're in the process of ...


  10. Bridge Replacement Starts In Beaufort CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | WITN

    If you plan on hitting the road in Beaufort County, you may need to take a detour in order to reach your destination.


  11. Disaster relief approved for North Carolina counties struck by tornadoRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... 28 others. An EF3 tornado with winds of 150 miles per hour caused a 21-mile path of destruction across Beaufort County. Two EF2 tornadoes with winds up to 125 miles per hour tore 35- and 40-mile paths across Bertie, Chowan, Perquimans and Pasquotank ...


  12. DEPUTIES: Jailer Off The Job After Assaulting Pregnant WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | WITN

    Beaufort County deputies charged Phillip Shanks, Jr. on Wednesday with assault on a female, battery of an unborn child, and communicating threats.


  13. Development group seeking $60M for Lowcountry landRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | WBTV

    An economic group says there's not enough land for development in Beaufort County and wants almost $60 million to buy several large parcels.


  14. Teacher of the Week: Paula Eubanks from Beaufort CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | WITN

    Mrs. Eubanks is from Washington, North Carolina and attended East Carolina University.


  15. New Info: 80% Of Power Restored After Trash Truck Wreck Knocks Out PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | WITN

    A crash involving a garbage truck knocked out power to more than 1,600 people in Beaufort County, according to Heidi Smith with Tideland EMC.


  16. Man killed in alleged drunk driving crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | WCTI

    A man reportedly died after driving his vehicle drunk late Sunday night in Beaufort County, said officials with The Highway Patrol.


  17. TROOPERS: Vanceboro Man Killed In Beaufort County WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | WITN

    Highway Patrol dispatchers said while the wreck is still under investigation, the preliminary report shows that 45-year-old David Earl Smith of Vanceboro was behind the wheel in this single-vehicle wreck.


  18. E-Chowan board settles suit with ex-employeeRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 | The Daily Advance

    ... Chowan, Bertie and other counties in the northeastern part of the state, including as far south as Beaufort County. Dave Goss, economic development director for Perquimans County, said during the forum that research and advocacy were important ...


  19. Estuarium on N.C. coast explains fragile natural mix of sea water and salt waterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | News Observer

    ... of Pamlico Sound, where "the rivers meet the sea." From downtown Raleigh, Washington – in coastal Beaufort County – is about 110 miles, roughly a 1 3/4-hour trip. A visit to the Estuarium begins with a 12-minute film, "Journey Through ...


  20. Tornado Relief Fundraiser Tonight In Beaufort CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | WITN

    The concert will take place at the Twin Lakes Pavilion on Memory Lane off Whichards Beach Road in Chocowinity from 8:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.