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Coastline talks trash

Coastline host Scott Grooms welcomes Beaufort County Solid Waste & Recycling own business manager, Angelica Marcinkoski, and Recycling Coordinator, Ashley Jenkins to talk about changes coming to your local convenience center.

Beaufort County currently provides 11 Convenience Centers located throughout the county where residents can drop off their household solid waste and yard waste. In this episode, Talking Trash, citizens can learn how the soon to be implemented decal system will work for households and how recycling efforts are working in Beaufort County.

Coastline airs on The County Channel Sundays at 9:30 a.m., Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m., Thursdays at 8 p.m., and Fridays at 9 a.m. Coastline is a monthly news show filmed in-studio and produced by The County Channel.

Watch all programming for The County Channel on Comcast Ch. 2, Hargray Chs. 9 and 113, and Spectrum Ch. 1304. Viewers can also watch programming live and on-demand at The County Channel’s website at www.beaufortcountysc.gov.

Church Mice are here for 2020

Although the Fall Bazaar was canceled this year at the Parish Church of St. Helena, the Church Mice are here. For 2020, there are two mice: the St. Nicholas mouse with his bagful of toys and (of course) the Covid mouse with his mask.

Some mice and Nativity animals from past years are still available, as well. Mice will be sold from 2 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12 and 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, Nov. 13 in the lobby of St. Helena’s Parish House at 207 Newcastle St.

Mice are $10, or buy four and get a fifth one free. For more information, contact Terese at troundr@yahoo.com or 843-575-2455.

County spraying for mosquitoes

Beaufort County Mosquito Control may conduct aerial and/or ground treatments from through Friday, Nov. 13. Mosquito Control applies EPA-registered public health insecticide during ideal weather using low-flying aircraft throughout daylight hours and spray trucks from about 11 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.

For additional information, please contact Mosquito Control at (843) 255-5800.