Beaufort County Newswire (Page 2)

Beaufort County Newswire (Page 2)

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

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  1. Bicyclist hit by vehicle, killed on Hilton Head IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WMBF

    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office says a person was pushing a bike near a crosswalk Thursday morning in front of the Whole Foods on William Hilton Parkway when they stepped onto the road and a Honda minivan hit and killed them.

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  2. a Last standinga no more, Hunting Islanda s Little Blue torn downRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | The Island Packet

    ... en "Little Blue," one of Hunting Island's last cottages, disappears, it will also mark the end of an era for Beaufort County.

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  3. Bands, Brews & BBQ to benefit Friends of Caroline HospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bluffton Today

    ... available by emailing info@friendsofcarolinehospice.com . Friends of Caroline Hospice is a nonprofit serving Beaufort County by providing quality-of-life care that offers hope and encouragement to those nearing the end of life's journey and support ...

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  4. How a A Day Without Immigrantsa played out at some Beaufort County businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Island Packet

    ... It thanked customers for their understanding and support. The closure of the business, like some others in Beaufort County on Thursday, was a response to President Donald Trump's immigration stance and a collective attempt by immigrants across the ...

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  5. Beaufort County mayors have differing opinions on immigrant strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Island Packet

    As the national immigrant debate hit Beaufort County Thursday, the mayors of Beaufort and Hilton Head Island sympathized with local strikers, while Bluffton's mayor walked a more cautious line. The discussion was stirred after some Beaufort County immigrants went on strike as part of a nationwide call through social media, leaving some local businesses closed and others short-staffed, as well as empty seats at area schools.

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  6. Greer man dies in Sea Pines tree-trimming accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Island Packet

    A Greer man died early Thursday morning a day after he was struck by a tree limb in Sea Pines as he worked with a tree trimming company. Samuel Cutshaw, 25, died at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston shortly after midnight after he was struck by a tree limb around 10 a.m. Wednesday while working in Sea Pines, according to Debbie Youmans of the Beaufort County Coroner's Office.

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  7. Bicyclist killed by vehicle while walking her bike near Shelter Cove on Hilton HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Island Packet

    ... Cpl. Matt Southern with S.C. Highway Patrol. Last year, there were 11 bike and pedestrian fatalities in Beaufort County, nearly double any of the previous 10 years, according to S.C. Department of Public Safety statistics. The driver in Thursday's ...

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  8. Beaufort County Sheriffa s Office deputy fired over conversation with jurorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Island Packet

    A Beaufort County Sheriff's Office deputy was fired on Wednesday after he allegedly attempted to speak with jurors about an ongoing civil trial. Patrolman First Class Roy Fife's position with the Sheriff's Office was terminated after he ran into jurors in the parking lot of the Beaufort County Courthouse and engaged them in a conversation about the case they were there for, according to Capt.

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  9. Parents lash out as daycare closes in support of immigration strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... known how many local businesses planned to close, how many people planned to stay home from work or how many Beaufort County children might be kept out of school. Jim Foster, spokesman for the Beaufort County School District, said he expects to know ...

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  10. No work. No school. No shopping. Immigrants plan to strike ThursdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Island Packet

    ... known how many local businesses planned to close, how many people planned to stay home from work or how many Beaufort County children might be kept out of school. A number of people who answered the phones at local Hispanic-owned businesses ...

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  11. Three bomb threats made at Jasper County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Bluffton Today

    ... with threats in Ridgeland. Jasper County Sheriff's Office deputies were at the school and K-9 units from the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort checked the complex. Police were informed of the threat at 8:30 a.m. ...

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  12. Lowcountry businesses protest as part of 'Day Without Immigrants Campaign'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Immigrants across the country are on strike in response to recent ICE arrests and raids, including right here in our own area. Earlier this week, we told you 11 people in Beaufort County had been arrested, and there was a sense of fear and paranoia in the Hispanic and Latino communities.

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  13. Beaufort annexes a chunk of Ladya s IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Island Packet

    Secession Golf Club and its associated private housing community asked to be brought into the city. City officials used the request to convince 11 businesses along Sea Island Parkway to join the annexation and fill in pockets of unincorporated Beaufort County between city properties.

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  14. State should keep out of local business licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Island Packet

    ... by a handful of business interests, town, county, and city residents and property owners across all of Beaufort County will be asked to once again make up a potential revenue shortfall created by this bill, or realize reduced services, which include ...

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  15. Order up! Bluffton OKs food trucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Island Packet

    A map from the KRA Architecture and Design firm shows new proposed zoning for the Hilton Head National Golf Club. The full Beaufort County Council will weigh in on the request this evening.

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  16. Bluffton leaders recognize 'Chopped Junior' contestantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Island Packet

    ... Sam's Club across from Kittie's Crossing, the signal will be fully operational Jan. 11, 2017, according to a Beaufort County news release. In the interim, here's what to know to stay safe behind the wheel. (Video shot Jan. 6.) Former Bluffton ...

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  17. U.S. 17 widening project: What locals thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Island Packet

    ... p.m., Feb. 7, 2017. Hardeeville police on scene said there were no serious injuries. This video shows what Beaufort County would like included in the state's environmental impact study to improve the U.S. 278 corridor. The full environmental study ...

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  18. New furry faces at Westminster dog showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Island Packet

    ... voices behind the group and give a little taste of what they can do with rendition of "My Wild Irish Rose." Beaufort County councilmen Mike Covert and Brian Flewelling react at a county retreat Feb. 10, 2017, to a recommendation from the Beaufort ...

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  19. A look inside Chad Holbrook's old lake front houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Island Packet

    ... to rebuild his eroded section of South Beach. The floor was open for public comments at the Jan. 9, 2017 Beaufort County Council meeting on the redevelopment plans for Hilton Head National Golf Course in Bluffton - the developer is seeking a zoning ...

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  20. Majority of SC immigration arrests last week were made in Beaufort CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Island Packet

    The majority of arrests made by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in South Carolina last week were made in Beaufort County, according to a ICE press release issued Tuesday morning. According to the release, 190 unlawfully present aliens were arrested in ICE's southern region of South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia by the department's Enforcement and Removal Operations.

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