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Beaufort High put on lockdown Tuesday morning

Parking lot fight, handgun in car lead to arrest By Mike McCombs Beaufort High School was on lockdown Tuesday morning as a result of an altercation in the parking lot resulting in the discovery of a handgun on campus. At approximately 10:30 a.m., City of Beaufort Police say a bystander intervened in a fight between… Keep Reading

Education/News

Beaufort County school board tables motion to mandate masks

Body will vote after SC Supreme Court rules on similar case By Mike McCombs Once again, the Beaufort County Board of Education has chosen to wait. At a specially scheduled meeting that lasted more than six hours, the school board voted Monday night to table board member William Smith’s motion to make masks mandatory in… Keep Reading

News

Indecent Conduct

Former firefighter’s checkered past went unchecked for years before joining fire district How did Brandon Thomsen – with a history of reckless, violent behavior, run-ins with law enforcement and a previous connection to another case involving sexual assault of a minor – land a job in the public trust? By Mindy Lucas When Brandon Thomsen made his first… Keep Reading