Beaufort County Newswire (Page 9)

Beaufort County Newswire (Page 9)

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

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  1. Traffic backed up on US 278 exiting Hilton Head IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Traffic is backed up on U.S. 278 westbound near Cross Island Parkway and Spanish Wells Road, according to Beaufort County traffic cameras. We've got you covered if you're looking for box scores and other late sports results that missed the printed newspaper because of early deadlines.

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  2. Wondering who owes Beaufort County back property taxes? Check out this mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Whether you're a Beaufort County property owner who owes back taxes or someone looking to purchase a property at the annual delinquent tax auction, the county treasurer's office has an interactive online map to help you locate and research these properties. Launched in 2015 , the map is searchable and includes details about the amount of taxes due, the owner name, acreage, property value and the subdivision in which the property is located.

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  3. Beaufort County school board candidate forum is Sept. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Bluffton Today

    A forum for two candidates in the running for the District 6 Beaufort County school board seat will be held Sept. 27. The forum will be held by the Greater Bluffton Republican Club at the Mill Creek clubhouse, 214 Argo Circle, Okatie.

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  4. Wreck closes all WB lanes of Hwy 170, and all NB, SB lanes of Hwy 21 in BeaufortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a wreck on Hwy 170 and Hwy 21 in Beaufort. Officials say all lanes on Hwy 170 westbound and all Hwy 21 northbound and southbound lanes are blocked at this time.

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  5. Police: Bluffton gas station employee caught on camera stealing lottery tickets, deodorant, candyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... tickets from the gas station showed she allegedly intended to pass the tickets. Richardson was taken to the Beaufort County Detention Center. According to the detention center and Beaufort County Court records, she was released on personal ...

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  6. Injuries reported after two-vehicle crash at Robert Smalls, Parris Island GatewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Occupants involved in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Robert Smalls Parkway and Parris Island Gateway are being treated by emergency personnel Tuesday morning after the collision was reported around 8 a.m. A medi-vac helicopter was requested around 8:15 a.m., but was later canceled, according to Dan Byrne of the Burton Fire District, According to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office Emergency Management tweet , all westbound lanes on S.C. 170 are blocked as are all Highway 21 northbound and south bound lanes. We've got you covered if you're looking for box scores and other late sports results that missed the printed newspaper because of early deadlines.

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  7. A year of storms: Hermine, Matthew and Irma statisticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Since September 2016, Beaufort County has been hit by three large tropical storms and hurricanes, which is not normal for this coastal area. Here is a look at some of the numbers that came from the storms to compare them to one another.

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  8. He wants to be Hilton Heada s mayor but doesna t want to run the island. Herea s whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... not offered any of those positions. He is considered to be a current candidate for the position of longtime Beaufort County administrator Gary Kubic, who is retiring at the end of this month. In a mayor-council form of government, the mayor has ...

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  9. By the numbers: How Hermine, Matthew and Irma compareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Beaufort County Emergency Management director Lt. Col. Neil Baxley said Irma had "nowhere near the numbers we had " during Hurricane Matthew last fall.

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  10. Beaufort woman, city officer key to storm communication for Jasper's Hispanic communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Bluffton Today

    ... continued to work by providing storm updates to the Hispanic community in Jasper County and some calls from Beaufort County. Uzcatezui was given a place to stay at the operations center to be ready to work when needed. She was provided with Chief ...

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  11. Collaborative Photo Gallery Startup Sees Surge of Traffic During HurricaneRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ROSEVILLE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2017 : DropEvent, a collaborative photo gallery web startup, saw a huge spike in traffic this week when the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office used it to gather photos from their officers as they surveyed the impact of Hurricane Irma in their area.

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  12. Herea s how to get rid of your Tropical Storm Irma debrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | The Island Packet

    While Beaufort County will not be doing curbside pickup for Tropical Storm Irma debris, three sites have been established where that debris can be dropped off, according to a county news release. Burning of certain types of a debris is permitted, but residents in unincorporated areas are asked to be mindful of Beaufort County's rules for burning on residential properties : Outdoor burning of leaves, tree branches, yard trimmings, and other vegetative matter must be located no less than 75 feet away from any structure or road.

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  13. Good news if you want a free tour of this Beaufort County historic siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... Fort Fremont on St. Helena Island resume Saturday. The tours begin at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Helena branch of Beaufort County Public Library at 6355 Jonathan Francis Senior Road. The guided visits of the Spanish-American War fortification include a ...

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  14. South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster will hold a press conference on Hurricane Irma at 2 p.m. Friday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... them to seek shelter if they have concerns for their personal safety," McMaster said. For residents on Beaufort County's barrier islands, lane reversals may go into effect, though no official decision has been made, Beaufort County Sheriff P.J. ...

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  15. Gov. Henry McMaster updates state preps Friday for Hurricane Irma.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Gov. Henry McMaster announced Friday night a mandatory evacuation order to go into effect for the barrier islands of Colleton, Beaufort and Jasper Counties at 10 a.m. Saturday. Those islands include Edisto Beach in Colleton County; Dafuskie Island, Fripp Island, Harbor Island, Hunting Island and Hilton Head Island in Beaufort County; and Knowles Island and Tulifinny Island in Jasper County.

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  16. Need coffee? Your favorite spot might be closed because of Hurricane IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Island Packet

    The lingering threat of Hurricane Irma has prompted many coffee shops in Beaufort County to close early. Only a handful remained open Friday, and none of the shops contacted will be open Sunday.

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  17. Hurry up and wait: Here's a look at the hurricane evacuation traffic on I-95 in Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Island Packet

    For those who may be about to evacuate Beaufort County for Hurricane Irma and wondering what the traffic might be like, here's a look at northbound I-95 at Exit 8 on Friday afternoon. For those who may be about to evacuate Beaufort County for Hurricane Irma and wondering what the traffic might be like, here's a look at northbound I-95 at Exit 8 on Friday afternoon.

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  18. Will the monkeys on Morgan Island be safe during the hurricane?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... "Specifically, NIAID has implemented its emergency response plans, which were developed in conjunction with Beaufort County law enforcement, Beaufort County animal control, South Carolina law enforcement and the South Carolina Department of Natural ...

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  19. Rabid raccoon may have exposed Beaufort resident to disease after attack on dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... 45-day quarantine," the release said. In 2016, 13 of the 94 confirmed rabies cases in South Carolina were in Beaufort County, according to the release. If a person or pet comes into contact with an animal and there is a possibility of rabies ...

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  20. Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is hosting a news...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | WMBF

    Country music star Troy Gentry, one half of duo Montgomery Gentry, has died in a helicopter crash in New Jersey. He was 50 years old.

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