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12:52 am on Wednesday September 12, 2012

Man arrested in pork chop caper

Flickr user jwinfred No word on the specific type of pork chop. A man was arrested at the Hilton Head Island Bi-Lo on Mathews Drive after allegedly trying to shoplift a $5.17 packet of pork chops by slipping them under the waistband of his pants.
11:36 am on Wednesday July 27, 2011

Widow of Hilton Head jogger struck by plane suing pilot (updated: NTSB reports findings)

Flickr user ackook Updated July 27: The Island Packet has an update on this bizarre incident from last year where a jogger was killed on a Hilton Head beach when he was struck by a plane. The National Safety Transportation Board has reported its...
4:07 am on Tuesday June 28, 2011

Task force nets big pot bust on Hilton Head

Flickr user hackaday The Island Packet has a report that a Beaufort-Jasper County drug task force netted a pot bust on Hilton Head Island resulting in the seizure of more than 50 pounds of marijuana. Head on over to The Island Packet for the full...
3:58 am on Saturday June 25, 2011

How'd that alligator get in there? (update: It's free)

Flickr user http2007 Updated June 25: The Island Packet has a report that the gator stuck in the storm drain has been freed.  You can check out the article and video here. The incredible thing is some are saying it may have been stuck in there for...
4:42 am on Wednesday April 27, 2011

Hilton Head Realtor accidentally shoots, kills himself (update: WSAV coverage)

Flickr user publik16 Updated April 27: WSAV caught up with a friend of William Brannon who clearly was shocked by the tragic, accidental death. You can check out the video below. Reported April 26: A Hilton Head Island Realtor who was looking to...
4:02 pm on Friday March 18, 2011

16th annual Wing Fest set for Saturday on Hilton Head

Photo courtesy of The Island Recreation Center It's that time of the year again — when fingers get sticky with chicken wing sauce, the kids run around Shelter Cove Community Park jumping in bounce houses and climbing the walls and parents partake in...
11:08 am on Monday February 28, 2011

Hilton Head named a Top 10 'Rental Hot Spot' by TripAdvisor

Flickr user leeco Hilton Head Island has been named one of the country's Top 10 Vacation Rental Hot Spots by TripAdvisor.com The world's "largest travel website" released its list of hot spots last week in a press release. Hilton Head comes in at No...
5:13 am on Wednesday September 29, 2010

Hilton Head vacationer at odds with Delta over botched ticketing (w/video)

Flickr user caribb It hasn't been the best PR week for Delta down at Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport. First an inbound flight overshoots the runway and has to be towed back to the gate. Now a California man visiting Hilton Head on...
6:52 am on Friday September 10, 2010

AT&T shores up 3G throughout Beaufort County (updated: $100M invested in S.C. this year)

Flickr user cliph Updated September 10: GSA Business is reporting that so far this year AT&T has spent more than $100 million in South Carolina to upgrade its wireless and wireline networks. Check out the full story here. Since we first reported...
9:57 am on Monday June 28, 2010

Beaufort residents stand together in protest of Gulf oil spill

Beaufort County Hands Across the Sand Beaufort County Hands Across the Sand Hundreds of Beaufort County residents took part in Saturday's Hands Across the Sand event that served to protest offshore drilling. The Beaufort Gazette reported that local...