• For Beaufort High Voices, the tradition continues For Beaufort High Voices, the tradition continues0 April 17, 2014 9:09 am

    By Olivia Durbin The 2013-2014 school year marks the ten-year anniversary of the Beaufort High School Voices choral program. Begun by director Victor Varner in 2003, this program has developed […]

  • School notes School notes0 April 17, 2014 8:53 am

    BATTERY CREEK HIGH • Battery Creek High School Prom Committee to hold a car wash on Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Walgreens on Highway […]

  • School Notes School Notes0 April 10, 2014 10:46 am

    BATTERY CREEK HIGH • Battery Creek High School Spring Drama is “Perfect Score” and will be performed at the John J. McVey Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. April 10, […]

  • Grant gives students opportunity to expand cultural knowledge, foreign language skills Grant gives students opportunity to expand cultural knowledge, foreign language skills0 April 10, 2014 9:23 am

    The Northern Beaufort County Public Education Foundation presented a grant to Julie McKay, the French/Spanish teacher at Whale Branch Early College High School, in November 2013.  The grant provides over […]

  • Sheriff’s Office promotions Sheriff’s Office promotions0 April 17, 2014 9:11 am

  • Tax board finishes backlog of appeals0 April 17, 2014 9:04 am

    In October of 2013, a newly formed Beaufort County Tax Equalization Board of 15 citizens from across the county attended their first meeting facing a backlog of approximately 203 appeals […]

  • News briefs0 April 17, 2014 9:04 am

    Capital Project Sales Tax Commission meets  In February, Beaufort County Council voted unanimously to form a Capital Project Sales Tax Commission. The six-member commission, along with Beaufort County residents’ input, […]

  • News brief: Sheriff’s Office investigating armed robbery in Burton0 April 10, 2014 8:18 am

    The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that occurred last Friday, April 4 evening. Just after 6:30 p.m., deputies met with a 20-year-old male victim who advised […]

  • Return to nature to find your nature Return to nature to find your nature0 April 17, 2014 9:02 am

    By Jennifer Ross Although Thursdays may not typically be the most common time for fun get-togethers, a couple of weeks ago this Ross household actually had two opportunities present themselves. […]

  • Your dog is a person, too0 April 17, 2014 8:08 am

    By Tracie Korol We are now floating in the sea change where dogs, in earlier centuries regarded as pests or property, later to become helpmates and co-workers, are now not […]

  • Social media and small business: Post today, regret tomorrow1 April 10, 2014 8:21 am

    By Cherimie Crane Weatherford Never one accused of being an oracle, often I hesitate prior to parting unsolicited wisdom on the unsuspecting. Having made far too many less-than-stellar decisions, a […]

  • Exiled to the attic: Part II of Horseshoes and the Ex0 April 10, 2014 8:05 am

    By Danette Vernon I was 38, and in my third year in college. It was 1998. I was studying art therapy, and as I searched through a bank of micro-fish […]