A Hilton Head Island, SC, man caught two kids stealing a bike from his open garage on Squire Gates Road, a Sheriff’s Office report says. The kids rode bikes away from the scene but were later found by deputies.
A Port Royal, SC, man faces three charges of unlawful communication after leaving 17 threatening voicemails for a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office captain, police say. He also threatened to kill the sheriff.
The toll on the Cross Island Parkway was waived for evacuation of Hilton Head Island ahead of Hurricane Florence starting Tuesday, Sept. 11 at noon. Drivers will have to pay the toll again starting Tuesday, Sept. 18.
A handful of Beaufort County waterways near Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, will soon close to boaters because of a scheduled live-fire weapons training near these tidal creeks.
An Atlanta, GA, man was charged with indecent exposure after pulling his swimsuit down on a Hilton Head Island, SC, beach in front of families and children playing in the sand, a Sheriff’s Office report says.
Beaufort County, SC, is close to finalizing plans for new parks and rules. However, before the county approves the plan, it wants to hear from the public and implement its feedback into the plan’s final draft.
An Islands Academy teacher overheard a student saying he will “shoot 60 people”, a day after the Beaufort school was put on lock-down because of a threat found on a bathroom wall, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office report.
Two unrelated shootings happened within hours of each other in Beaufort County, SC, Sunday night, police say. A shooting on Hilton Head Island left two men injured and a shooting in Bluffton left one injured.
An 18-year-old man was arrested in connection with the shooting death of a 2-year-old boy who was killed just before 10 p.m. Thursday after six bullets struck a home on Fordville Road in Ridgeland, South Carolina, according to Jasper County Sheriff Chris Malphrus.
It’s about time to put on your boots and flannel and get ready for one of the best times of the year. Fall is just around the corner and these festivals in the Lowcountry will help you get in the mood for some hot cider.
Beaufort County is no longer under a statewide burn ban issued by the SC Forestry Commission on Sept. 12, before Tropical Storm Florence hit. The ban included campfires, debris burning and other outdoor fires.
A shooting at Bluffton, SC, home on Albert Green Lane Sunday left one person injured. No suspects have been arrested in the Sunday night shooting or the Thursday night shooting at a Wendy’s, police say.
Hurricane Florence missed Hilton Head Island, SC but unpredictable hours and differing evacuation orders caused confusion among restaurant staff and left less potential guests on the island. Now they want to recover.
Heavy traffic was reported on I-95 near the South Carolina- Georgia border Sunday afternoon as thousands of evacuees head back home to NC and SC after Hurricane Florence hit the area Friday and Saturday.
The U.S. Coast Guard is arriving at Alljoy Boat Landing Monday in order to take a sunken shrimp boat from the May River. The boat was docked along the river to avoid Hurricane Florence, sank Wednesday.
Why would our governor consider a mandatory evacuation for the entire coast of South Carolina unless he is uninformed or it it is for financial prosperity? Does he know how many hardships occur due to unnecessary evacuations?
As Florence weakened into a tropical depression overnight Saturday, Beaufort County is expected to see rain and possible thunderstorms from Sunday evening into Monday, according to the National Weather Service in Charleston.
A shrimp boat anchored in the May River near Bluffton, SC, to ride out Hurricane Florence overturned. The boat had taken on water Saturday and appeared to have leaked fuel in the water, officials said.