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Island Packet
A woman was hit by a truck while walking in Bluffton, this is where it happenedBeaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area o
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
Beaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area on Jan. 1 that traditionally has been served by Burton Fire District, including properties that the city and town have annexed, for a fee. Burton says it can't serve... Read more
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Island Packet
You’re probably doing this at stoplights. Now this SC Rep wants to fine you $100 for itand Beaufort Gazette investigation found in May. From December 2014 to May 201
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
and Beaufort Gazette investigation found in May. From December 2014 to May 2017, the number of citations issued by the Port Royal Police Department, Bluffton Police Department and the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office were each in the single... Read more
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Island Packet
Port Royal-area burger restaurant evacuated after fire near the front doorcan smolder for up to 8 hours before creating flames, according to the release.
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
can smolder for up to 8 hours before creating flames, according to the release. Sign up today for unlimited digital access to our website, apps, the digital newspaper and more. Beaufort-Port Royal Fire Department also responded to the eme... Read more
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Island Packet
"Bennett, you'll be missed." Memorial created for Beaufort's iconBeaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area o
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
Beaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area on Jan. 1 that traditionally has been served by Burton Fire District, including properties that the city and town have annexed, for a fee. Burton says it can't serve... Read more
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Island Packet
Remember that model train you got as a kid? Relive the moment at this Beaufort exhibitThough the old freight lines no longer run through to Port Royal, it’s the time
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
Though the old freight lines no longer run through to Port Royal, it’s the time of year where you can still appreciate trains — even if its on a much smaller level. When the lights are flashing and the engines are purring, it means the normally... Read more
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Island Packet
NASA says 2017 Geminids will be dazzlingBeaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area o
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
Beaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area on Jan. 1 that traditionally has been served by Burton Fire District, including properties that the city and town have annexed, for a fee. Burton says it can't serve... Read more
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Island Packet
Shared memories of Beaufort's legendary Nathaniel BennettBeaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area o
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
Beaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area on Jan. 1 that traditionally has been served by Burton Fire District, including properties that the city and town have annexed, for a fee. Burton says it can't serve... Read more
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Island Packet
She tried to help her grandson in jail. Instead, Hilton Head woman has $1,200 stolento a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office report, the woman received a call around
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
to a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office report, the woman received a call around 12:30 p.m. at her Tabby Road home in Port Royal Plantation from man who identified himself as “Sgt. Ryan in Haiti.” “Sgt. Ryan” told the woman that her grandson,... Read more
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Island Packet
4th arrest made in St. Helena uncle, nephew slayingsBeaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area o
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
Beaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area on Jan. 1 that traditionally has been served by Burton Fire District, including properties that the city and town have annexed, for a fee. Burton says it can't serve... Read more
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Island Packet
Water, water everywhere in Beaufort, but no place to dock and eat. Until now.But Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park hasn’t had the space for those seeking sh
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
But Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park hasn’t had the space for those seeking short trips. Developers also expect Port Royal to become a destination for a day on the water after the sale of its former state port property this year. A... Read more
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Island Packet
Sea Pines wouldn’t let him through the gate. Now he says Hilton Head discriminatesof online rules. Several other Hilton Head communities, including Wexford Plan
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
of online rules. Several other Hilton Head communities, including Wexford Plantation, Long Cove Club, Shipyard Plantation, Port Royal Plantation and Windmill Harbour, allow motorcycles with certain restrictions. For instance, in Wexford Plantation... Read more
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Island Packet
Santa has visited kids across Beaufort County with his firefighter pals this seasonto visit kids with the help of his firefighters friends so far this holiday sea
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
to visit kids with the help of his firefighters friends so far this holiday season. Santa rode the streets with Beaufort-Port Royal firefighters on Dec. 3 for the Beaufort Christmas Parade, making an appearance in one of Fire Chief Reece... Read more
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Island Packet
Train crash kills driver in HardeevilleBeaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area o
Island Packet / Posted 8 days ago
Beaufort and Port Royal plan to operate a new fire station in the Burton area on Jan. 1 that traditionally has been served by Burton Fire District, including properties that the city and town have annexed, for a fee. Burton says it can't serve... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Obituaries for December 8, 2017German Cail, Columbia, SC CMSAF Thomas A. Cooper, (Ret.), Savannah Vaughndine
Savannah Morning News / Posted 9 days ago
German Cail, Columbia, SC CMSAF Thomas A. Cooper, (Ret.), Savannah Vaughndine Cowart, Richmond Hill, GA Carol Curran, Port Royal, SC Mr. Timothy J. Dotson, Tybee Island, GA Mrs. Evelyn Durham, Richmond Hill, GA Debra Hampton Flores,... Read more
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Island Packet
Changes coming to who fights Beaufort-area fires. Will it slow firefighters down?that’s set to expire. Currently, the Burton Fire District is paid to cover pro
Island Packet / Posted 9 days ago
that’s set to expire. Currently, the Burton Fire District is paid to cover properties recently annexed by Beaufort and Port Royal. As of Jan. 1, Beaufort and Port Royal will open a new station on Robert Smalls Parkway near Castle Rock Road and... Read more
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Island Packet
Hilton Head captain catches 1st great white this season, names it after cancer survivorin Massachusetts and I haven’t seen one of the tagged sharks. That tells me the
Island Packet / Posted 12 days ago
in Massachusetts and I haven’t seen one of the tagged sharks. That tells me there are a lot more out there than we think.” Port Royal Sound, in particular, has been identified by scientists as a hotspot for sharks, because of its high salinity and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Outlander: Young Ian gets seduced by bloody 'The Bakra' Geillis Duncanuncle Jamie was going to rescue him and Geillis approved of the plan Claire an
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
uncle Jamie was going to rescue him and Geillis approved of the plan Claire and Jamie meanwhile looked for Young Ian at Port Royal in Jamaica. They checked the slave market where Claire's 20th century sensibilities were shocked to see men,... Read more
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Island Packet
This Hilton Head street is named for a ‘little fat man.’ Here’s whyrode out the storm. And, in August 1521, the ship De Ayllon sent out months ea
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
rode out the storm. And, in August 1521, the ship De Ayllon sent out months earlier had discovered Hilton Head and the Port Royal Sound, realizations neither would bear until a century later. Shortly after, the kidnapping of Chicora Indians... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Obituaries for December 1, 2017George Joseph Bartell, Savannah, GA Annie Lee Bland, Savannah, GA Matthew C.
Savannah Morning News / Posted 16 days ago
George Joseph Bartell, Savannah, GA Annie Lee Bland, Savannah, GA Matthew C. Bogan, Port Royal, SC Francis Bowers, Beaufort, SC Johnnie Mae Butler, Savannah, GA Lowell Hobart Dasher, Marlow, GA James Hoyt Deloach, Claxton, GA Mary Lee Edwards,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Search Underway for Beaufort County Man After Uncle Found Shot to DeathDepartment. Chaz Blanding, 19, was last seen by his family around 4 p.m. on Tu
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 20 days ago
Department. Chaz Blanding, 19, was last seen by his family around 4 p.m. on Tuesday, November 21, when he left his Port Royal home, according to the deputies. Blanding is described as standing 5'7" tall and weighing approximately 160 lbs.... Read more
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Island Packet
Breakfast restaurant to open second location in former Joe Loves Lobster Rolls spotat the former Joe Loves Lobster Rolls spot the first week of December. The loc
Island Packet / Posted 21 days ago
at the former Joe Loves Lobster Rolls spot the first week of December. The local chain’s first location opened in Port Royal in April and a third is already in the works for early next year in Beaufort. Joe Loves Lobster Rolls announced... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Private landowner rights can clash with public beach accessargued they were simply trying to make the same use of its private beach as oth
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 22 days ago
argued they were simply trying to make the same use of its private beach as other Collier beach clubs, including the Port Royal Club, the Edgewater Beach Hotel, the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club, the Ritz-Carlton and La Playa. After a new... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Private landowner rights can clash with public beach accessargued they were simply trying to make the same use of its private beach as oth
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
argued they were simply trying to make the same use of its private beach as other Collier beach clubs, including the Port Royal Club, the Edgewater Beach Hotel, the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club, the Ritz-Carlton and La Playa. After a new... Read more
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Fulton County News
Racing RoundupPort Royal Speedway honored its 2017 track champions and top drivers at its ban
Fulton County News / Posted 24 days ago
Port Royal Speedway honored its 2017 track champions and top drivers at its banquet Saturday night. Brock Zearfoss was honored as a first-time 410 Sprint car track champion after his breakout season with his family owned team. Zearfoss had five wins... Read more
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Island Packet
By land or by water, here’s your local Christmas parade selection for 2017Packet ▪ For more information call the Beaufort Sail & Power Squadron at 843-
Island Packet / Posted 25 days ago
Packet ▪ For more information call the Beaufort Sail & Power Squadron at 843-522-3634 or visit www.usps.org/beaufort. Port Royal Christmas Golf Cart Parade Hardeeville Christmas Parade ▪ Dec. 9 at 6 p.m. “Christmas Around the World”... Read more
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Island Packet
A fired Port Royal cop avoided sexual assault charges. What did investigators find?A woman who said she was sexually assaulted by a former Port Royal police offic
Island Packet / Posted 25 days ago
A woman who said she was sexually assaulted by a former Port Royal police officer in 2015 cried as she reported the incident to town police two days later and said she was afraid the officer would hurt her, according to recently released documents... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
10 things you might not know about gratitudein October, though they traditionally enjoy turkey, potatoes and gravy now also
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
in October, though they traditionally enjoy turkey, potatoes and gravy now also. 5. Cubah Cornwallis, a former slave in Port Royal, Jamaica, used home remedies to nurse sailors back to health. She treated Horatio Nelson for what may have been... Read more
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Island Packet
Lowcountry fair, marsh tacky races held in Yemasseeheritage of the Lowcountry amassed over the 500 years since the founding of the
Island Packet / Posted 28 days ago
heritage of the Lowcountry amassed over the 500 years since the founding of the Spanish Santa Elena Colony in what is now Port Royal. Count Alvaro Armada, a direct descendant of Pedro Menendez de Aviles, the founder of the Santa Elena settlement,... Read more
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Island Packet
Second time not the charm for Port Royal burglar who hit same Beaufort home twiceOn Tuesday, Nov. 7, a Port Royal man burgled a home in the 2300 block of Souths
Island Packet / Posted 28 days ago
On Tuesday, Nov. 7, a Port Royal man burgled a home in the 2300 block of Southside Boulevard in Beaufort. Ten days later, on Friday, Nov. 17, he came back for more, according to a post on the Police Department’s Facebook page. Dispatchers with the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Who owns Florida's beaches? Private landowner rights can clash with public accessargued they were simply trying to make the same use of its private beach as oth
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 30 days ago
argued they were simply trying to make the same use of its private beach as other Collier beach clubs, including the Port Royal Club, the Edgewater Beach Hotel, the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club, the Ritz-Carlton and La Playa. After a new... Read more
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Island Packet
Bluffton mothers unite to fight ‘misinformation’ and rally voters for more school spacewith special needs who attends Bluffton Elementary. But Walrad said STAND has
Island Packet / Posted 30 days ago
with special needs who attends Bluffton Elementary. But Walrad said STAND has supporters countywide from Whale Branch to Port Royal to Hilton Head Island. And STAND is here to stay long after voters cast their ballot on a referendum, Walrad... Read more
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Island Packet
Big trucks or school books? Port Royal event rolls into town on school makeup dayBig trucks are returning to Port Royal this weekend. The second annual Touch-a
Island Packet / Posted 30 days ago
Big trucks are returning to Port Royal this weekend. The second annual Touch-a-Truck event will allow children to a playground of police, fire, emergency and construction vehicles on Paris Avenue. Cost is $5 per person, and the event runs from 11... Read more
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Island Packet
Hilton Head restaurant group has a name for its new Port Royal restauranton Broad Creek, is known for its expansive outdoor seating area. A similarly si
Island Packet / Posted 30 days ago
on Broad Creek, is known for its expansive outdoor seating area. A similarly sized seating area will be found at the Port Royal location. Both locations also carry a deep history of the seafood industry in the region, Wirth said. Fishcamp... Read more

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