Beaufort County is proposing changes to how it buys property as part of its land preservation program after controversy related to a deal for Whitehall Park on Lady’s Island. Beaufort County Open Land trusts administers the program.
Mallory Beach’s mother is suing the Beaufort, SC party hosts, bar, and business that allegedly provided alcohol to minors who were in the boating crash that killed the 19 year old near Parris Island bridge.
A Yemassee man was arrested in VA after a police officer saw him riding his bike in the wrong direction on a main road. He is wanted for kidnapping, robbery with a deadly weapon and accessory to a felony in SC.
The Beaufort County School District released hundreds of emails Friday between Hilton Head Island High School principal Amanda O’Nan and then-deputy DeJuan Holmes, revealing a relationship that went beyond professional.
An armed man robbed South State Bank in Hardeeville Tuesday afternoon, a City of Hardeeville alert says. He was arrested after crashing on I-95 duriing a police pursuit. Police and the FBI are investigating.
Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is actively investigating a shooting that happened on St. Helena Island Monday night, according to officials. The man, shot in his shoulder, told police he believed it was an “accident”.
The annual Savannah and Hilton Head Island St. Patrick’s Day parades fell on the same weekend this year, making for a busy couple of days for law enforcement officers, who combined arrested more than 90 for DUI alone.
Beaufort Mayor Billy Keyserling was discharged from the hospital Friday after he experienced shortness of breath during a meeting at Penn Center on St. Helena, SC. Keyserling said the incident was a “heart event.”
911 calls show confusion among Beaufort County police, fire and rescue officials after the boat crash that killed Hampton County teen Mallory Beach. No charges filed yet in the case that involved alcohol.
An adult male was hit by a vehicle in Beaufort, SC, around 8 p.m. Friday in the area of Forest Fields near Parris Island Gateway, according to the Sheriff’s Office. He was flown to a hospital for treatment.
Spanish Moss Trail in Beaufort SC end of the line for Marine Reserve Maggie Seymour, who ran full length of South Carolina along U.S. Highway 21 from Rock Hill to the sea inspired by her transcontinental run
John James Audubon called the awkward-looking Wood Stork a “very remarkable bird,” but loss of habitat left it endangered before a comeback made the elegant flyers a sight to behold in South Carolina Lowcountry.