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She was knocked out at Hilton Head bar when she didn't dance with a man, report says

A woman was knocked unconscious in the Barmuda Triangle area early Tuesday morning after she said no to a group of men who asked her to dance, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report.The incident happened around 2:30 a.m. outside of The Boardroom bar, according to the report. The vict

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-24 13:52:00

Breaking: 65-year-old Burton man found guilty in 1980 Beaufort murder-rape case

A Beaufort County jury found 65-year-old Isaiah Gadson guilty of all counts Thursday afternoon in the 1980 murder of 18-year-old David Krulewicz of Coosaw Island and in the rape, kidnapping and armed robbery of Krulewicz's then-15-year-old girlfriend of Burton.“For 36 years, Isaiah Gadson thought he

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-24 14:45:00

Former medical assistant in custody for illegally prescribing medication

Kristian Hall, a former medical assistant, turned herself in to authorities May 24, 2018.

WJCL - 2018-05-24 22:48:00

Her body was left in Beaufort County, but her identity remains a mystery 23 years later

The body of a woman was dumped in a drainage ditch near Yemassee on May 24, 1995. Investigators have still not been able to identify her, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office news release.

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-24 18:23:00

This Bluffton mansion is made of steel — and might be 'hurricane proof'

Hilton Head Island has a number of vacant buildings that have turned into eyesores over the years. Here are three of the most well-known on the island, including the former Beachwalk Hotel.

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-24 00:00:00

Man convicted of 1980 Beaufort County murder that went cold for decades

Isaiah Gadson, now 66, was found guilty of all counts today in the 1980 murder of David Krulewicz and the rape, kidnapping and armed robbery of Krulewicz's then 15-year-old girlfriend.

WJCL - 2018-05-24 21:09:00

Savannah Police looking for driver who hit child, fled scene

Right now they are searching for the vehicle, possibly a green Jeep, that was last seen headed westbound.

WJCL - 2018-05-24 16:53:00

City of Savannah leaders react to decision in officer-involved shooting

Alderman Tony Thomas,who supported the release of the footage, declined to go on camera to discuss the indictment but told News 3 on Thursday he doesn't trust the District Attorney's office and looks forward to the findings of the federal investigation.

WSAV-TV - 2018-05-25 03:53:12

In Beaufort County's hottest race, Bluffton, controversial golf course are hot topics

With June 12's statewide primary looming, candidates for Beaufort County's most hotly contested council seat took stances on a host of hot-button issues at a recent forum.RepublicansRandy Boehme,Mark Lawson,Mike RaymondandLaura Sterling, and DemocratMark McGinnis, addressed a small crowd at Monday n

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-24 13:01:00

BREAKING: Body camera video of Ricky Boyd shooting released

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation conducted dozens of interviews including Savannah police officers, neighbors, and family members.

WJCL - 2018-05-24 03:15:00

Beaufort woman claims she was assaulted by same man on trial for 1980 murder and rape

"I expected him to, not to leave me alive but he did," the woman said, claiming she was raped by Isaiah Gadson.

WSAV-TV - 2018-05-23 23:51:46

He's got a new job on Hilton Head, but this county administrator still won't talk about it

For the third straight day, interim Beaufort County Administrator Josh Gruber remains silent about his forthcoming job with the Town of Hilton Head Island.Gruber didn't return numerous phone calls Monday and Tuesday — at Wednesday morning's Southern Lowcountry Regional Board, he told a reporter for

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-23 12:48:00

Employees caught sneaking contraband to Savannah inmates — 1 faces a felony, cops say

Sylvia Abrams, 26, is charged with giving inmates prohibited items, including tobacco, batteries, a cell phone and other things, according to the release. She also allegedly allowed inmates to make calls from her personal cell phone.

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-23 19:49:00

Prepare for hurricane season with a free class in Bluffton

The class will teach how to prepare yourself, your family and your property if a hurricane were to strike.The information will include lessons learned from Hurricane Matthew and Tropical Strom Irma, evacuation routes, what to do during an evacuation and how to develop a plan for you and your family.

WJCL - 2018-05-23 14:04:00

Beaufort County school board member charged with misdemeanor

Beaufort County Board of Education representativeJohn Dowlingwas charged last week with driving a vehicle without a license and registration because of delinquency — a misdemeanor offense.The Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette do not typically name individuals charged with misdemeanor offenses,

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-23 13:48:00

A new location and menu for this long-time Bluffton deli and it includes event space

Downtown Catering and Downtown Delihave proved it is possible to rejuvenate an aging strip mall into something fresh and welcoming.The 13-year-old Bluffton businesses moved into the Dollar General shopping complex on May River Roadearlier this month.A feeling of the Lowcountry meets you with wicker


Dad, Son Haul In 3 Huge Sharks Off Carolina Coast

“When it got to the side of the boat, its teeth were mashing and it was not happy,” Brad said. “It took this monster bite out of the bottom part of the hull.”


Jewelry, medication stolen from Beaufort Co. apartment while renter took out trash, cops say

The victims reported approximately $2,000 worth of jewelry and $350 worth of medications were stolen from their apartment at The Oaks at Broad River Landing around 9:30 a.m. on Monday, according to the report.

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-23 18:52:00

A rock was thrown through this Beaufort church's window over the weekend, police say

A rock was reportedly thrown through the window of a Beaufort church over the weekend, according to the Beaufort Police Department.One of the multi-paned windows of the Baptist Church of Beaufort's fellowship hall had a large hole in it on Monday, according to police spokeswoman Inv. Stephanie Karaf

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-05-23 17:33:00

Grand jury says police shooting of Georgia man justified

FILE - This April 5, 2018 file photo shows Jameillah Smiley holding a framed photograph of her son, Ricky Boyd, at her home in Savannah, Ga. Police were justified in fatally shooting Ricky Boyd, a 20-year-old man, a grand jury said Wednesday, May 23, 2018 after concluding that he pointed a BB pistol

ELKO DAILY FREE PRESS - 2018-05-24 00:44:34