Port Royal resident and firefighter Ross Vezin had the opportunity of a lifetime to go on an hour long flight aboard an F/A-18 Blue Angel No. 7 on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 that left from Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. Here Vezin, in a Thursday phone interview, describes the quick training they went through in order for Vezin to handle the gravitational force the jet and its propulsion would have on his body.
The US Navy ‘Nimitz’ has 8 kiosks for ‘briefings’ after which participants will don an Oculus Rift headset and a SubPac vest for a virtual reality experience. Staff can move about 60 participants per hour through the mission. The truck will make its fourth appearance when it arrives at this year’s MCAS Beaufort Air Show.
Dr. Oswald L. Mikell talks about the three most important things that you can do to protect your skin while enjoying a day in the sun so that you will not get burned and will lower your chances of skin cancer.
Jasper County Sheriff Chris Malphrus and Hardeeville Police Chief Sam Woodward describe, of Friday, April 21, 2017, the Thursday evening domestic disturbance call in Hardeeville that led the the shooting of two officers and the death of the suspect in the incident.
A 10-foot alligator recently made its way across Ocean Creek Golf Course on Fripp Island where two deer happened to be. Jessica Miller filmed the encounter and said the gator and deer came within 20 feet of each other. The deer seemed surprisingly chill.