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Charges being considered as 4 days of moving animals out of Roy’s Aquarium wrap up

After days of searching Roy’s Aquarium in Beaufort lead to the removal of hundreds of apparently neglected animals, investigators will next consider criminal charges, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office news release.

Crime & Public Safety

Unlocked cars + gun, cash = Bluffton break-in spree

Several hundred dollars and a handgun have been stolen in a series of recent car break-ins in neighborhoods off Alljoy Road in Bluffton. The four thefts — which reports indicate could be related — occurred late Wednesday night or early Thursday morning. One incident was captured by a surveillance camera.

Crime & Public Safety

Police continue search for suspect in Bluffton sexual assault

A man alleged to have committed a sexual assault the evening of July 20, 2017, in the Sandy Pointe area of Bluffton is still at large. A Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office spokesman said Friday morning that while subject information such as race, height, and weight remain unclear, the man “was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt with the hood cinched tightly around his face” and may have possibly been wearing jeans.

Movie News & Reviews

4 movies to catch in the Lowcountry this weekend

The director of the “Dark Knight” trilogy heads to “Dunkirk”, while Dane DeHaan and Cara Delevingne visit the “City of a Thousand Planets” and Queen Latifah and her friends take a “Girls Trip”. All that plus trailers for James Franco’s ode to the worst movie ever made, and an iconic horror franchise returns to theaters after a seven year absence.

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Candice Glover makes quite an entrance at the Water Festival

American Idol winner, and Beaufort native, Candice Glover performs a song by The Beatles on Thursday night at the 62nd Annual Beaufort Water Festival at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park.
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Candice Glover makes quite an entrance at the Water Festival 0:52

Candice Glover makes quite an entrance at the Water Festival

Past commodores whistle with their belly buttons in this Water Festival tradition 1:04

Past commodores whistle with their belly buttons in this Water Festival tradition

Beaufort County School District has issues with identity theft and credit cards, too 0:30

Beaufort County School District has issues with identity theft and credit cards, too

These Beaufort talent show acts get the jitters, but they don't cope by envisioning the crowd in its undies 1:01

These Beaufort talent show acts get the jitters, but they don't cope by envisioning the crowd in its undies