South Carolina Beaufort County Council members wonder why an outside attorney hasn’t been hired to investigate a $24,000 independent consulting contract some feel was struck in secret behind taxpayers’ backs.
The Beaufort County, South Carolina school board voted to allow interim superintendent Herb Berg to start planning for a November 2019 referendum to address overcrowding, expand schools and update security.
Property owners in Bull Point, a private community in Beaufort County, SC sued board members and the property developer alleging they improperly changed rules to control and misuse money in a community reserve fund.
A Beaufort County, SC, student brought two knives to school and showed one to another student while threatening to kill him, according to a report from the Bluffton Police Department. He is a H.E. McCracken student.
Animal services advocates are trying to change how the county punishes violations of the animal control code when they are non-cruelty cases. Instead of taking residents to court, some want to see fines and tickets.
A Beaufort, SC, man, Aaron Fields, 20, faces a second degree burglary charge after he broke into a Burton home through a window while the resident was inside, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office.
Mezes Mediterranean Grill expects to open by the end of January in the former home of Emily’s Restaurant and Tapas Bar in Beaufort. The restaurant will focus on Greek food along with favorite dishes from Emily’s.
The Beaufort County, South Carolina School Board reversed a decision to use $6.3 million for an addition onto Bluffton’s elementary school River Ridge Academy, which could be ready for the 2020-21 school year.
A vacant Battery Point lot in Beaufort, South Carolina, bought by Beaufort County was purchased improperly and has drainage issues, some say. A special-needs home is planned for property but is up for debate.
Beaufort, SC, pastor Mark Walker is working to bring hope and help to war-ravaged South Sudan. A recent gathering at The Castle downtown raised money to help capture the region’s past and assure its future.
Malik Spencer’s family has doubled a reward for any information that leads to the finding of the teen. Foul play is suspected in the Whale Branch High School student’s disappearance, Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office has said.
Former Beaufort County School District superintendent Jeff Moss investigated 2016 allegations that Hilton Head, South Carolina High School principal Amanda O’Nan, who is on leave, had sex in the school with a sheriff’s deputy.
The Beaufort County School District will not answer any questions about its investigation into Hilton Head, South Carolina High School principal Amanda O’Nan, accused of having sex with a deputy in the school.
Robert Daniel Bell has been charged with felony domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature and kidnapping after holding a woman hostage at knife-point, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office police report.
The Hilton Head Airport has added two national air carriers in two months, but can the parking, facilities and security keep up? Check out the plans to accommodate the new flights on American, United and Delta.