The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery that occurred late Monday night at a Beaufort convenience store. Just after 11:30 pm, deputies responded to the Shell Food Mart on Trask Parkway in reference to a robbery.
WTOC-TV Savannah, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 10:48 AM
A man who confessed to killing his girlfriend in her Palmetto Dunes apartment on Hilton Head Island is due in court Wednesday for a bond hearing. Nick Evangelista is charged in the murder of his girlfriend Rebecca Melton.
WTOC-TV Savannah, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 07:22 AM
A suspect wanted in the beating of a cab driver last month in Okatie in Beaufort County has been arrested in Jasper County. Deputies say they got a tip that 18-year-old Shykeim Wright was in the Yemassee area.
WTOC-TV Savannah, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 05:47 AM
Standing before a crowd of more than 700 people that included local business leaders and elected officials, U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham called Beaufort County a "cash cow" for South Carolina on Wednesday and lauded local efforts to improve its economy and drive tourism. However, he cautioned, that progress will not be sustainable if improvements to the state's infrastructure - particularly the widening and repaving of roads as well as the deepening of ports - aren't realized.
Bluffton Today, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 11:23 PM
One person was referred to medical treatment after being bitten by a raccoon that tested positive for rabies in Beaufort County, health officials said Monday. The individual was exposed to the animal on Oct. 16. The racoon tested positive for rabies two days later.
WTMA-AM North Charleston, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 11:44 PM
Bluffton's new high school now has a name and a mascot. One week from its groundbreaking ceremony, Bluffton's newest high school will be called May River High School and the mascot will be the Sharks.
WTOC-TV Savannah, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 09:47 PM
One person exposed to rabies after being bitten by raccoon in St - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather Sports South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control said the victim was trying to move what he thought was a dead raccoon from the road. The animal bit the victim on the finger.
WTOC-TV Savannah, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 09:46 PM
Beaufort County reopened applications Monday from tourism-related organizations for grants from the county's 2-percent state accommodations tax fund. The county's announcement followed a vote by County Council's Finance Committee to approve a one-time injection of $200,000 into the fund.
Bluffton Today, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 10:44 PM