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8:10 am on Tuesday March 18, 2014

Time to learn about the F-35B's impact on Beaufort

A public meeting in Beaufort on Thursday is a chance to base your opinion about the impact of the new F-35B fighter jets on fact.
10:33 am on Saturday September 28, 2013

Downtown closing ordinance would only affect new bars

On Tuesday the Charleston City Council gave initial approval to an ordinance that would require new restaurants and bars in the Cannonborough, Elliotborough and Eastside neighborhoods to close by 11 p.m.
10:24 am on Wednesday February 27, 2013

Sound of jet training taking to Beaufort skies

Beaufort skies will be louder as jet training gets underway at the Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort starting tonight, February 27, and continues off and on through March 4.
1:43 pm on Wednesday May 23, 2012

Charleston Collegiate School Graduates Urged to "Listen to Your Inner Voice"

Charleston Collegiate School held its Commencement on Saturday, May 19, 2012. Twenty-eight seniors, several of whom had attended the school since kindergarten or first grade, were awarded diplomas. Members of the Class of 2012 will be attending...
5:02 am on Wednesday October 26, 2011

Barking dogs, related mess target of new Charleston County ordinance

Charleston County residents may want to keep their barking dog quiet and their yard clean after a livability ordinance was passed that will allow people to report neighbors to police if they deem them a nuisance.
3:51 am on Thursday February 24, 2011

City of Charleston gets 'quiet zone' along Washington Street rail crossings

Image by TheDigitel That's where the horns used to blow on Washington Street.Update February 24: It's a couple weeks into the new quiet zone and The Post and Courier has followed up. Generally folks are happy but some nearby businesses, while...
2:45 pm on Thursday December 9, 2010

Update, final decision: Beaufort getting three F-35B squadrons

Lockheed Martin The F-35B does a short takeoff test. Worries of noise and a letter from a governor are all in the past, the official verdict is in according to Senator Lindsey Graham's office: Beaufort is getting three squadrons. That was the...
11:15 am on Wednesday December 8, 2010

Making a final call? Will Sanford be able to get F-35B test flights to Beaufort? (update x3: 'Best 4 Beaufort' gets more ink with the AP)

Lockheed Martin The F-35B does a short takeoff test. Updated Dec. 8: Just days ahead of an expected final announcement regarding the future deployment of the F-35B a group of Beaufort area residents questioning whether the F-35 is indeed best for...
5:06 am on Wednesday November 10, 2010

Rehashing the 'facts' about noisy F-35 training for Beaufort

Flickr user Dave77459 Block the noise, not the facts. Update November 10: Chair of the Military Enhancement Committee, retired Lieutenant General Garry L. Parks, has also seen fit to weigh in on the latest round of rumors. Some are familiar (like...
3:03 am on Friday October 22, 2010

Beaufort Marine Corps air base to get three operational F-35B squadrons, two training (updated x3: N.C. reacts)

Updates at bottom: Reported Oct. 19: The Navy has released its final Environmental Impact Statement for F-35B training on the East Coast, and Beaufort's in. The report states that the the preferred alternative is to have, "three operational...