Beaufort County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. 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.

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  2. 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 ...

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  3. 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.

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. 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.

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  6. 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.

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  7. 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.

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  8. 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.

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  9. 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.

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  10. 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.

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  11. 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 ...

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  12. 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 ...

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  13. 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.

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  14. Matt's World Of Weather: Rating A Tornado On The EF ScaleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | WITN

    ... after such an event. This particular example is taken from the Pantego/Belhaven tornado that impacted Beaufort County April 7th. After a piece of damage is rated, in our example it was the trees, a dot is placed using GPS coordinates. By stringing ...

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  15. Churches collecting items for tornado victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | WCTI

    ... to collect the items. According to the church, members have been in contact with the affected families in Beaufort County, and have come up with a list of specific items that the victims need. -Canned/non-perishable food; -Can openers; -Cleaning ...

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  16. Red Cross Assists Tornado Victims in Eastern NCRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    ... our residents by providing an ear to listen or a shoulder to lean on." One shelter remains open in Beaufort County at Snowd Branch Church of God (3283 VOA Rd, Washington). Anyone in need of assistance should call 1-800 RED CROSS. The work of the ...

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  17. Board approves veteran educator to take principal's position at Coosa ElementaryRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | Bluffton Today

    The Beaufort County Board of Education today approved the selection of a veteran North Carolina principal to take over as the leader of Coosa Elementary School.

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  18. Nine Candidates Vie For Role As Beaufort County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2014 | WITN

    With a field of nine candidates, the race for the Beaufort County sheriff is definitely a packed field.

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  19. After Tornado, Residents Clean Up and Begin RecoveryRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Red Cross and other charitable organizations have been a Godsend. The tornado ravaged his neighborhood in Beaufort County, leaving destruction in its wake. "I saw the tornado form and drop from the sky - it's a horrible memory that I hope will ...

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  20. Red Cross Assists Tornado Victims in Eastern NCRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    ... our residents by providing an ear to listen or a shoulder to lean on." One shelter remains open in Beaufort County at Snowd Branch Church of God (3283 VOA Rd, Washington). Anyone in need of assistance should call 1-800 RED CROSS. The work of the ...

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