Beaufort News

Beaufort News

10 years of homicides: Number of killings, black victims up

From 2007 to 2016, 95 people have died in homicides across the county. Topping the list are young black men.

Family

Scratching, licking, itching: 4 things to know about pets and pollen

This year’s early pollen season has pets going to the vet sooner because of environmental allergies. When you see the yellow stuff on your car, your dog might start itching along with you. Watch out for symptoms like paw-licking and face-scratching, and for secondary issues like ear and eye infections. And if your and your dog’s quality of life starts to suffer, well, it’s time to see the vet.

Beaufort News

Transplanted Midwesterner makes a mean Brunswick stew

Tucked between the barbecue purveyors at the 8th annual Bands Brews and BBQ festival in Port Royal on Feb. 25, 2017 was Mike Reilley's booth, featuring free samples his KC Mike's Smokin' Brunswick Stew. Here, the former Missourian turned Beaufort resident describes how he used his Midwestern barbecue-making skills to concoct a Brunswick stew recipe that even pleases his wife, Nancy, who grew up eating Brunswick stew in Atlanta.

Beaufort News

The real Greene Street

Typically when you hear about Greene Street in Downtown Beaufort, it is because something bad has happened there. There is more to Greene Street than the crimes that have been committed there. To most on Greene Street, it is simply the place where they live and work.

Videos

What is your favorite Dr. Seuss book?

Attendees of the annual Read Across America in celebration of Dr. Seuss's birthday talk about their favorite Dr. Seuss books and why they enjoy them on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, at Univeristy of South Carolina Beaufort's Center for the Arts in Beaufort. The event is held nationwide every year, and is meant to encourage children to find the joy in reading. This year's event featured free corn dogs and slushies, compliments of Sonic, photos with The Cat in the Hat and tables of free books for the children to take home with them to read.
Delayna Earley dearley@islandpacket.com
What is your favorite Dr. Seuss book? 0:49

What is your favorite Dr. Seuss book?

Transplanted Midwesterner makes a mean Brunswick stew 1:25

Transplanted Midwesterner makes a mean Brunswick stew

The real Greene Street 1:39

The real Greene Street

Port Royal 'Throw Down': With wings, appearance matters — a lot 0:58

Port Royal 'Throw Down': With wings, appearance matters — a lot