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4:30 am on Wednesday November 14, 2012

City of Beaufort ban on texting while driving is now in effect

Flickr user indyplanetsBetter start pulling over to text. Update: A quick reminder that you could land a $50 fine or more if you text while driving within the City of Beaufort. When you're outside the city limits, it may not be against the law, but...
2:32 am on Thursday August 30, 2012

City of Beaufort could soon ban texting and driving, and calling when under 18

Flickr user Chapendra  Update: The proposal is now an official ordinance. Update August 30: The ban has passed first reading and now heads to a second reading — likely at the next council meeting — where if it passes would become law. Update August...
7:24 am on Monday August 27, 2012

ArtBash 2012 Tomorrow, August 28th

Just a reminder.... The Wellness Council for South Carolina has teamed up with Roundtable Art Group to bring you Art Bash 2012 on Tuesday, August 28, 2012. Sponsored by Art and Soul Artisan Gallery, the event will be held at 2001 Nightclub from 7...
1:52 am on Wednesday July 20, 2011

Beaufort City Council special election is here (Update: O'Kelley wins, paltry turnout)

Flickr user pierrotsomepeople Official unofficial results: George O'Kelley has indeed won, and in a landslide at that.  Almost as notable as the winner was the extremely modest turnout of 12.3% with 868 votes cast of a possible 7,053.  Holman...
7:00 am on Thursday July 14, 2011

Get to know the three candidates for late Beaufort City Council (update: forum coverage)

Flickr user pierrotsomepeople Updated July 14: The Island Packet has coverage of last night's candidate forum for the vacant Beaufort City Council seat. Of the three candidates for the seat only Larry Holman did not show up. You can read the...
8:11 am on Sunday June 5, 2011

Three file to fill seat of late Beaufort Councilman Gary Fordham

Flickr user pierrotsomepeople Update June 5: Well, that's it, the filling window has closed to fill the seat of late Beaufort City Councilman Gary Fordham. And the three are George O'Kelley, Larry Holman and Ron Petit. I'll shoot you over to...