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10:37 am on Wednesday December 19, 2012

Two jump into Beaufort River this week

Strange news from Beaufort's almost-chilly waters. On Monday a purportedly intoxicated 29-year-old man jumped into the Beaufort River from the downtown Beaufort seawall, and on Tuesday a 33-year-old woman jumped into the same river from the higher J...
9:48 am on Friday November 18, 2011

New bridge over the Beaufort River to open by October (Update: It's open w/photos)

Flickr user kylemay Update November 18: It's open. Not much more you can say about that. Here are some photos we found on Facebook of the ribbon cutting. Update November 15: While the bridge has already been seeing some action, it will officially be...
12:08 pm on Wednesday June 1, 2011

Watch for traffic slowdowns: McTeer Bridge construction delays through June

TheDigitel Expect delays on the McTeer Bridge to Lady's Island as work continues and flagging is done overnight all June. The delays are slated to only hit from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. while crews pour concrete for the new bridge foundation. The $46...
10:30 am on Tuesday November 9, 2010

Inspector claims 'serious problems' with Beaufort County policies, construction of new bridge

Flickr user kylemay A Bluffton-based firm tasked with engineering and inspection services for the widening of S.C. 802 and the construction of the bridge next to the J.E. McTeer Bridge has sent a letter to Beaufort County Councilman Weston Newton...
5:25 pm on Wednesday July 7, 2010

McTeer bridge to be closed Sunday morning

The J.E. McTeer Bridge will be closed Sunday, July 11, morning from 6 to 8 a.m. so traffic cameras can be installed.