Mother’s Day is special for a Beaufort, S.C., family after two daughters were born on the holiday. Mom Jerri Shears gave birth to baby Aunalise at Coastal Carolina Hospital May 13, 2018. Big sister Aurorrah was born on Mother’s Day 2012.
A Ridgeland woman went to the ER after she discovered she had eaten glass fragments in her potato salad from a Wingstop restaurant in Beaufort County, South Carolina. She filed a lawsuit for the damage she says it caused.
The Beaufort County, South Carolina school board discussed the hiring of an interim superintendent Thursday, May 17, 2018, to fill Jeff Moss' shoes after he resigns July 31, 2018. Board member Joseph Dunkle walked out of the meeting shortly after it began.
Brooke Everly of Beaufort County SC graduates from The Citadel in Charleston in May 2018 at age 19 after earning associate degrees from the Technical College of the Lowcountry while graduating in the class of 2016 at Whale Branch Early College High School.
A Burton, SC student was charged after brass knuckles were found in his backpack on Tuesday at Battery Creek High School, according to Beaufort County Sheriff's Office. He was charged with carrying a weapon on school property.
Beaufort firefighters rescued the same adventurous kitten twice, after it decided to keep crawling into hiding places underneath vehicles Wednesday night and Thursday morning, according to the Beaufort-Port Royal Fire Department.
A man was shot in the leg outside of a Beaufort, SC home on Hamar Street near Prince Street Tuesday night, according to the Beaufort Police Department. Shooters in a black Ford Explorer drove by the home, fired the shots and left.
A Beaufort County man had a broken skull and brain bleeding after he was hit on the head while he was sleeping Monday morning in a St. Helena Island home. He was taken to Beaufort Memorial Hospital then flown to MUSC in Charleston.
A two-vehicle wreck in the Shell Point and Port Royal, S.C., area is blocking traffic on Savannah Highway on Thursday, May 17, 2018. Port Royal and Beaufort Police, S.C. Highway Patrol, firefighters and EMS responded.
A coordinated effort of rescue groups worked together in Beaufort, S.C., to save a distressed swimmer calling for help in the Beaufort River on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, according to a Beaufort-Port Royal Fire Department news release.
On Tuesday, May 15, 2018, Beaufort County, South Carolina schools superintendent Jeff Moss offered his resignation and the Beaufort County school board accepted, though some members say the agreement was made without their input and pushed through hastily.
The father of a 3-year-old Lowcountry boy who died after apparently shooting himself in the head is facing two counts of unlawful conduct toward a child. Allen Michael Martin, 28, of Walterboro, S.C., was arrested Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
The Beaufort County, South Carolina, Board of Education voted Tuesday, May 15, 2018, to release superintendent Jeff Moss from his contract 2 years early and pay him a year's salary after a tumultuous five years and amid an FBI investigation.
The Beaufort County Republican Party hosted a forum at Rose Hill in Bluffton, SC, on Thursday, May 17, 2018, to hear from June 12 primary candidates for sheriff, JoJo Woodward and P.J. Tanner, and for auditor, Jim Beckert and George Wright.
Two no-wake zones have been set up on the May River in Bluffton, S.C., according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. Buoys and signs were placed May 4, 2018, around Oyster Factory Park boat landing and the Calhoun Street dock.
The Beaufort County South Carolina Republican Party asked county auditor Jim Beckert at its meeting in Bluffton, South Carolina, on Thursday, May 17, 2018, to formally apologize for an alleged anti-Semitic slur he used in emails.