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Denise Parsick, right, of Beaufort, hands a concrete block to John Heinsohn, a wildlife biologist with S.C. Department of Natural Resources, as they build an oyster castle on a beach along the Morgan River.
Beaufort County has suspended applications for accommodations-tax grants because of a steep, unexpected decrease in state funding, according to county officials.
Christopher Mitchell, 23, and Markese Singleton, 21, were arrested by the Beaufort Police Department and charged with attempted burglary, second-degree burglary, criminal conspiracy, and possession of burglary tools, the jail log states.
The sleepy town, whose name is pronounced B’YEW-fert, is so picturesque that Hollywood has used it as the backdrop for such films as “The Prince of Tides” and “Forrest Gump.” And while there are many lovely cafes, bakeries, chocolateries, coffee shops and restaurants in the district, you won’t find a Starbucks or a ... (more)
"For the safety of everyone and the safety of our crew, we can't do it," program coordinator Bill Damude said minutes after festival command staff made the decision.
SCE&G hopes to replicate a program that would make as many as 250 homes in northern Beaufort County more energy efficient -- at no cost to the homeowners.
Badcock Home Furniture and More is moving from its Lady's Island location, where it has been for a quarter of a century.
For supper at the 59th Annual Beaufort Water Festival, organizers decided that instead of bringing in shrimp that was cooked off-site, they'd move the cooking in closer to the table, with boilers stationed behind the serving tables.
To register for one of the solar or avionics programs at TCL, go to www.tcl.edu/apply .
The city of Beaufort is about two months away from breaking ground on a new fire station, and less than a year from its expected completion date.
Winners at the 59th Annual Beaufort Water Festival's Talent Show were: Category A First Place -- Low Country Dance Center: Taylor Sarathy, Isabella Steele First Place Individual -- Damyla Smith Second Place Individual -- Ross Putnam Category B First Place -- Beaufort Academy of Dance Hip Hoppers Second Place -- Low Country Dance Center: Kaki ... (more)
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Wednesday that a 400-foot strip of beach on Hilton Head Island is under a swimming advisory.
A proposal for a 1 percent sales tax to fund capital projects cannot be revived in time to get it on the ballot in November, Beaufort County's attorney concluded Tuesday.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 10:38 am
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