Beaufort County Newswire (Page 4)

Beaufort County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Beaufort County, SC. (Page 4)

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  1. School referendum: Vote yesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | The Island Packet

    April 21 is an important day for public school students in Beaufort County. It is a day our citizens will decide whether or not students and teachers will be put first and provided with sufficient permanent classroom space and highly-demanded career and technology education for our county's future.

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  2. Nowa s not the time to approve school bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | The Island Packet

    The dysfunctional Beaufort County Board of Education will ask voters to entrust it with $76 million in a bond referendum this Saturday. We cannot trust Superintendent Jeff Moss and the board majority with this new money.

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  3. Get informed and go vote on April 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | The Island Packet

    Voters in Beaufort County will have the opportunity to go to the polls on Saturday, April 21, to vote "yes" or "no" on the proposed $76 million school bond referendum. In accordance with the League of Women Voters' mission to inform voters in our communities and to reinforce voting rights and responsibilities, we would like to offer some information which might be useful.

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  4. 4 finalists selected to interview for state superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | The Decatur Daily

    ... Maria Pitre-Martin, North Caroline deputy state superintendent; and Jeffrey Moss, superintendent in Beaufort County, South Carolina. This selection process is different than the one two years ago that ended with the hiring of Michael Sentance. He ...

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  5. Do you trust your money with Beaufort County School District?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | The Island Packet

    On Saturday, April 21, Beaufort County residents will vote on whether or not to approve a $76 million construction bond referendum. This money is being requested while the school district is dealing with three FBI subpoenas regarding possible financial irregularities by the school district regarding construction costs for May River High School and River Ridge Academy.

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  6. Why you must vote a noa on Beaufort County school referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | The Island Packet

    On Saturday, April 21, it will be time to use common sense when voting on the $76 million school bond referendum. That's what five board members did when they voted "no."

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  7. How cost overruns and an FBI probe could doom Beaufort County's schools referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Island Packet

    The Beaufort County School District says Bluffton's growth will soon cause overcrowding at two of it's newest elementary schools. These neighborhoods - Cypress Ridge, Heritage at New Riverside and Lawton Station - fall into Pritchardville Elementa The Beaufort County School District says Bluffton's growth will soon cause overcrowding at two of it's newest elementary schools.

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  8. Restoration at Beaufort's historic 'Big Chill' home turned-up these five unusual thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Island Packet

    While many people know Beaufort's Tidalholm mansion from the movies "The Big Chill" and "The Great Santini," renovations currently underway at the house are peeling away a past that existed long before the cameras rolled. The New York Times also once featured the 7,400-square-foot home in a story about production companies turning their focus to Beaufort County for filming.

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  9. Would Benjamin Franklin vote for the Beaufort County school referendum?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Island Packet

    The citizens of Beaufort County have an opportunity to ensure our investment in knowledge for our children by voting "yes" on the school construction bond referendum on April 21. The referendum funds additional classrooms at River Ridge Academy, May River High and a new school in Bluffton, as well as new Career and Technology Education classrooms at Beaufort, Bluffton and Hilton Head Island high schools. New home construction in the area has been fast-paced with over 800 residential building permits issued each year since 2015.

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  10. Without trust, the Beaufort County school bond vote must be a noaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Island Packet

    Just say "no" to a superintendent of schools who admitted guilt and was fined for ethics violations. Our school district chief financial officer and planning and construction officer have been served subpoenas by the FBI.

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  11. Weather watch: Beaufort County could see severe thunderstorms and hail this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Island Packet

    This weekend should start out sunny and pleasant in Beaufort County, but it likely won't end that way, according to National Weather Service meteorologists. Dry, breezy conditions on Saturday with highs in the upper 70s to lower 80s will shift on Sunday as a strong cold front moves across the Southeast, according to the weather service's Charleston office .

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  12. FileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Island Packet

    ... website for several Alabama newspapers. The board scheduled the interviews for April 20 - one day before the Beaufort County Board of Education holds a $76 million referendum . In 2014, a year after Moss was hired on a five-year contract, the board ...

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  13. Ammunition was found near this beach boardwalk on Hilton Head IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Island Packet

    A cell phone and two magazines of ammunition were found under a bush near a Hilton Head beach boardwalk Thursday. A man reported he found the items near a boardwalk at Hilton Head Resort, an apartment complex in the mid-island area, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report.

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  14. This tourist was arrested after throwing his drink in a bouncer's face at Hilton Head barRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Island Packet

    A North Carolina man was arrested for public disorderly conduct after police were called to a Hilton Head bar around 2 a.m. on Friday. A bouncer at The Lodge on Greenwood Drive called police after a man threw a drink in another bouncer's face after being cut off because he was too intoxicated, a report from the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office said.

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  15. She stole lottery tickets from a Bluffton store because she couldn't afford to eat, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Island Packet

    ... footage of the woman stealing $35 in tickets and cashing $165 in winnings. The officer contacted the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office and said Parker's wished to press charges, the report said. When deputies arrived, the woman had already written a ...

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  16. Pete the Planner: Health is a factor when doing the math on Social Security enrollmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | USA Today

    ... per every 100,000 residents, well above the national concentration of 200 per every 100,000 Americans. 2. Beaufort County, South Carolina Population: 171,420 Pct. of population 65+: 23.3% Avg. retirement income: $38,756 No. of primary care ...

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  17. Firefighters rescue 2 women from Port Royal apartment fire, 1 taken to burn centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | The Island Packet

    ... and then flown to the Augusta, Ga. Burn Center. Burton Fire District, Parris Island Fire Department, Beaufort County Emergency Medical Services, the Port Royal Police Department and the Red Cross also responded to help Beaufort-Port Royal Fire ...

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  18. Report: Bluffton customer threw clothes at employee. Thata s when they took it outsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | The Island Packet

    A Bluffton store employee and a customer kicked each other in the parking lot Tuesday after the customer allegedly became upset over long lines at the store, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report. A deputy was called Ross on Malphrus Road around 4 p.m. on a report of an assault and battery.

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  19. 4 months later, Yemassee man charged in robbery, sexual assault investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | The Island Packet

    Four months after the reported incident took place, a Yemassee man is charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct and two counts of armed robbery, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report. A deputy was dispatched to Beaufort Memorial Hospital that day on a report of a sexual assault.

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  20. A super private Beaufort Co. island is for sale. Here's what you'll get for $2.49 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | The Island Packet

    A 32-acre private island in Beaufort County is up for grabs at a going rate of $2.49 million. Getting to the undeveloped property is not without its challenges.

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