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MCRD Parris Island holding live-fire training

Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island will be conducting extended live-fire training from 6 a.m. June 15 to 2 a.m. June 16.

The marsh and waterways in the range impact area to include Archers Creek, Ribbon Creek, and Edding Creek will be closed to boater traffic.

For questions regarding firing times and waterway closures please contact the Weapons and Field Training Battalion Range Control at 843-228-3170.

Beaufort County earns award for investment program

Beaufort County has been recognized with a 2020 Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that strengthen services for residents.

Receiving a 2020 Achievement Award in the category of Financial Management, NACo recognized the Investment Management Program developed by the Beaufort County Treasurer’s Office, for its innovative and outstanding approach to addressing a commonplace function of local government, that of investing public money.