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10:31 am on Wednesday May 1, 2013

A profile of River Dog Brewing Co.

Located in a business plaza off S.C. 170 in Okatie, River Dog Brewing Co. is offering a handful of classic beer styles that are spreading through Beaufort County taps and soon to store bottles, too.
3:40 am on Friday January 11, 2013

Gifted $750,000 to bring Catholic school to Okatie

Two gifts making $750,000 will be used by the Catholic Diocese of Charleston to build the new John Paul II Catholic School in Okatie off S.C. 170.
11:18 pm on Sunday January 6, 2013

Two die in wrong-way collision on S.C. 170

The drivers of two vehicles died early Sunday morning after a car driven by Darryal Lamont Grant, 40, drove the wrong way down S.C. 170 near Okatie.  The driver of a truck headed east in the eastbound lane, Lucia Estrada, also died in the collision...
12:09 am on Monday August 13, 2012

Missing Sun City man finally matched to body found in Okatie

Flickr user skippytpe David Taylor was missing from his Sun City residence since August 2 and suspicions were high that a body found in Okatie could be his. Although the body was found Monday, August 6, it would take the whole week for officials to...
2:16 am on Wednesday June 13, 2012

Tornado touches down during Monday's stormy weather

Approximate touchdown location. Monday brought much in the way of winds, water, and downed trees to Beaufort, but up the road and just over the county line into Jasper, things were a bit windier.  The National Weather Service says that a tornado...
4:40 am on Monday December 20, 2010

Is Beaufort due to get a new shopping center? Not so fast! (updated: Maybe there is something to it)

Flickr user hercwad Updated December 20: The Island Packet has a report that there indeed is something to talk of a new shopping center going up across from the Walmart on S.C. 170. The Packet's report (read it here) states that Horne Properties has...
5:26 am on Thursday December 16, 2010

Okatie shop sells $1 million lottery ticket (updated: Beaufort man finally claims prize)

Flickr user skibler Updated December 16: A Beaufort man finally has come forward to claim his $1 million prize from a state lottery ticket he bought last month in Okatie. The Beaufort man has chosen to remain anonymous, though I'm pretty sure by...