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11:42 am on Thursday September 12, 2013

Crews still searching for boater near Beaufort County

The 54-year-old man was last seen in the water near 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday.
8:50 am on Sunday March 24, 2013

Boat hotel backers turn to Port Royal

Beaufort's City Council shot down the idea of a boat hotel at the downtown marina in February, and now the owners of The Charlestonian are hoping Port Royal will be more supportive of the idea.
7:17 am on Friday February 22, 2013

Boat hotels won't come to downtown Beaufort

Beaufort City Council has officially voted down a proposal that would have allowed boat hotels at the downtown Beaufort marina.
4:51 am on Saturday December 29, 2012

1 man dies, 1 hospitalized after boat accident near Broad River

While fishing for oysters near Corn Island, a 19-foot skiff capsized and one man drowned attempted to swim to shore on Wednesday afternoon.
4:29 am on Thursday October 25, 2012

Support grows for downtown day dock, heads to Beaufort council (Updated)

TheDigitel Update: The plan continues to advance. Floated many times over the past decade, a proposal for an expanded downtown Beaufort day dock appears to be making real progress this time. The proposal to bring a 250-foot day dock and mixed use...
1:02 am on Wednesday July 11, 2012

Eight people including five children rescued from St. Helena Sound

8 were rescued after putting inflatable rafts in at Harbor Island (marked) before drifting some two miles out into St. Helena Sound. Update: Many more were rescued in a 36 hour period. Officials along with the help of a shrimp boat rescued eight...
3:05 am on Friday July 6, 2012

Debate over day dock for downtown returns

TheDigitel Following news that a $100,000 federal grant would bring an improved mooring area to the Beaufort River near the Waterfront Park, debate for improved and expanded day dock services has rekindled.  Floated near as many times as there have...
12:52 pm on Tuesday May 29, 2012

Charlestowne Hotels Announces Summer Specials for US Military

Charlestowne Hotels 28 Bridgeside Blvd Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 873.972.1400   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2012     CHARLESTOWNE HOTELS OFFERS SUMMER SPECIALS TO U.S. MILITARY CHARLESTON, SC – In appreciation for their...
7:11 am on Thursday May 17, 2012

Beaufort to upgrade marina, add mooring field with $100,000 grant

TheDigitel Thanks to a $100,000 federal grant, the City of Beaufort plans to add an improved mooring area in the Beaufort River and upgraded electrical connections to the marina. The idea is to make Beaufort more appealing to would-be visiting...
1:32 am on Wednesday March 14, 2012

After boat fire, community support flows for couple

Flickr user Mourner Following the burning of their catamaran over the weekend, the community has come out to support Dan and Regina Thomas.