Kinsey Baker, chairman of book sales for the event -- which is a fundraiser for the Beaufort County Library -- shared a few statistics with us about the sale, which is being held this weekend at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in Beaufort. Here's 11 things you might want to know about the Fall Book Sale.
Beaufort County Coroner Ed Allen says that the identity of the male homicide victim found on Chowan Creek Bluff on Wednesday has been established. He said he is not releasing the name until next of kin have been notified.
The body of an adult male was found near the Masonic Lodge on Chowan Creek Bluff Road on Wednesday. The body had two gunshot wounds and the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office and the Beaufort County Coroner are on the scene investigating.
Since September 2016, Beaufort County has been hit by three large tropical storms and hurricanes, which is not normal for this coastal area. Here is a look at some of the numbers that came from the storms to compare them to one another.