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SC parents charged in child death

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. - Two Beaufort County residents have been arrested and charged in the death...South Carolina in Charleston. Neither Woodward nor Beaufort County Coroner Ed Allen would talk about the cause of death...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-24/sc-parents-charged-child-dea
Hilton Head 'road rage' shootout fatal

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - A 21-year-old Hilton Head Island man has died after being shot in what the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is calling a road-rage incident on the island.Multiple media outlets report that Rhashard Spikes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-06/hilton-head-road-rage-shootout-fata
Aiken picks Dorchester educator as superintendent

...points, according to information provided by the district. In a prior role as chief instructional services officer in Beaufort County, seven schools under his direction achieved "excellent" ratings."He blew us away," Board Vice Chairman Levi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-30/aiken-picks-dorchester-ed
Across the region

Guard at jail faces misconduct chargeBEAUFORT, S.C. - Deputies say a guard at the Beaufort County jail sold a murder suspect a cellphone for $50.Authorities said 26-year-old Cynthia Jensen was charged with misconduct in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-02/across-region
South Carolina football recruit Shameik Blackshear arrested, charged with petit larceny

South Carolina recruit Shameik Blackshear was arrested on a petit larceny charge.Online records at the Beaufort County Detention Center show he was arrested Friday. Blackshear was released from custody shortly before 10 a.m. Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-14/south-carolina-football-r
Jury selected to hear trial in Aiken officer's slaying

...Medical College of Georgia Hospital.In November, MacDougall sought unsuccessfully to change the venue of the trial to Beaufort County because of the enormous amount of publicity it has received, potentially harming the chances of securing an impartial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-29/jury-selected-hear-tri
Construction worker killed in hit and run

OKATIE, S.C. - A highway construction worker has been killed in a hit and run in Beaufort County.The Island Packet of Hilton Head reported 53-year-old Barry Asbury of Vance was struck and killed shortly after 2 a.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-24/construction-worker-killed-h
Across the region

...investigationBEAUFORT, S.C. - The U.S. Department of Education is investigating possible discrimination by Beaufort County schools against students and their parents who are learning English.Representatives from the department's Office...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-15/across-region
Venue change sought in Aiken police slaying

...unable to find a unbiased jury from Aiken before they could consider moving, he said.MacDougall suggested coastal Beaufort County as a possible venue, which he said is similar in size and demographics.The defense argued that not going ahead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-21/venue-change-sought-ai
Illegals already here

An estimated 100,000 illegal-alien children will be accepted into America this year.In Beaufort County we're sharing the burden. Recently, four buses of illegal aliens were welcomed at a church in Hilton Head. It is unknown how...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-03/illegals-already-here