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Parris Island Marine separated from Corps in wake of child porn charges

Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island officials say Sgt. Keith Knight, charged with child sex crimes in the Houston, Texas, area, has been kicked out of the Corps with an other-than-honorable discharge. Meanwhile in Texas, prosecutors are open to settling the case with a plea, according to Montgomery County Assistant District Attorney Adam McLane. And they feel their case against Knight, who’s charged with two second-degree felony counts of promotion of child pornography, is strong.

Food & Drink

Why you should try Chamber Restaurant Week

Carolina Crab Company co-owner Thomas Reilley, and Brittany Shane, marketing manager for SERG Restaurant Group, explain, some of the reasons why Chamber Restaurant Week is a good thing for diners on Jan. 20, 2017. More than 70 restaurants on Hilton Head Island and in Bluffton are participating in the ninth-annual Chamber Restaurant Week, which features value and prix-fixe menus. It runs Jan. 21 through Jan. 28.

Videos

TCL tunnel is getting a Beaufort inspired face lift

Diane Dunham Britton, co-chair of the Beaufort Arts Council, talks about the Community Mural Project on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, that will begin at the end of February in the tunnel on the Technical College of the Lowcountry's campus in Beaufort.
Delayna Earley dearley@islandpacket.com
TCL tunnel is getting a Beaufort inspired face lift 1:04

TCL tunnel is getting a Beaufort inspired face lift

Love is the theme for Beaufort choir heading to D.C. for festival 1:19

Love is the theme for Beaufort choir heading to D.C. for festival

 Lilly Pike: 'It was pretty scary yesterday' 0:39

Lilly Pike: 'It was pretty scary yesterday'

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Death investigated after Beaufort car fire