At least three police reports were filed by Beaufort County Board of Education members in 2017. From insults hurled behind closed doors to verbal threats to a dead rat left on one member's doormat, here's a look back at the threats lodged among Beaufort County school board members and what they're doing to address the issue.
'Carolina' was part of a group of more than 10 manatees rescued from cold waters near Charleston on Nov. 28. She was relocated to the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens in Florida, where she received two months of rehab. On Wednesday, she was released back into the wild.
Elliott Wright — better known as EJ — was born with a heart defect called hypoplastic left heart syndrome. He's been stuck at Medical University of South Carolina Children's Hospital in Charleston since Sept. 5 while he awaits a heart transplant. The rare Lowcountry snow day on Jan. 3 brought the 3-year-old a much needed escape — and a reaction the Internet is calling "pure joy." Watch as he experiences his first snow.
A life-size replica of Coast Guard Buoy No. 8, which was ripped from its mooring and washed ashore on the beach of Hilton Head Island by Tropical Storm Irma has been created to grace the outboor bar area of Skull Creek Dockside restaurant. Here, it is tipped into place on Friday on the banks of Skull Creek.
Though many landscaping plants suffered damage, most -- other than tropical perennials and some citrus plants -- should recover from last week's freeze. So say Carol Guedalia, Tim Drake and David Howe, the experts at The Greenery, Inc. on Hilton Head. If your plants were damaged by the freeze, here's what they suggest you do to help them heal.
The Town of Hilton Head is about to improve the intersection where Office Park Road, Pope Avenue and New Orleans Road all meet. The work should last from February to June. Here's what the improvements will be and how the town hopes to minimize disruption at this busy intersection.
These vehicles collided on William Hilton Parkway near Squire Pope Road on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. No word on injuries, but the crash did cause a backup in both the east and westbound lanes of the parkway.
A North Carolina “swamp park” has posted a video explaining how alligators survive in a frozen pond and it’s both creepy and bizarre. The cold-blooded devils essentially allow themselves to be frozen in place, with their noses just above the surface, according to a video posted on Facebook by Shallotte River Swamp Park.
School resumed after Christmas break on Monday, though concerns over icy roads from last week's snowstorm caused the Beaufort County School District to delay its start time by two hours. Despite the delay, the beginning of the second half of the school year appeared to be going routinely at the Bluffton schools campus.
Robert Pope, from Liverpool, England, is on the last leg of his cross country run in which he is following the exact same route that Forrest Gump did in the movie. He began the last leg of his journey in Beaufort this weekend, but check out what he did while he was here.