Sea Pines, as seen from the air Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, a day after Hurricane Matthew swamped Hilton Head Island. Reentry to barrier islands like Hilton Head, Harbor and Fripp islands was still being restricted on Monday, even as those in other areas of the county were allowed to return to their homes.
Sea Pines, as seen from the air Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, a day after Hurricane Matthew swamped Hilton Head Island. Reentry to barrier islands like Hilton Head, Harbor and Fripp islands was still being restricted on Monday, even as those in other areas of the county were allowed to return to their homes. Submitted photo Steve Riley
Sea Pines, as seen from the air Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, a day after Hurricane Matthew swamped Hilton Head Island. Reentry to barrier islands like Hilton Head, Harbor and Fripp islands was still being restricted on Monday, even as those in other areas of the county were allowed to return to their homes. Submitted photo Steve Riley

Beaufort County officials admit they didn’t communicate effectively after the storm

October 10, 2016 06:31 PM