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FEMA cash trickling in — but slowly

Beaufort County has received a $35,000 check from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help reimburse local Hurricane Matthew cleanup costs. County officials expect FEMA to eventually reimburse 75 percent of the roughly $35 million spent on storm cleanup.

Videos

Beaufort Elementary School students answer the question of the moment: what is an eclipse?

We asked several Beaufort Elementary School students to tell us what a solar eclipse is and what Monday's eclipse will be like. Here are a few of their responses.
Jay Karr Staff video
Beaufort Elementary School students answer the question of the moment: what is an eclipse? 1:16

Beaufort Elementary School students answer the question of the moment: what is an eclipse?

By the numbers: Opioid overdoses on the rise in Beaufort County 1:01

By the numbers: Opioid overdoses on the rise in Beaufort County

Recognize these men? They're wanted for putting skimmers on Beaufort ATMs 1:52

Recognize these men? They're wanted for putting skimmers on Beaufort ATMs

Want to catch some crabs? Here's how you do it 1:30

Want to catch some crabs? Here's how you do it