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5:20 pm on Wednesday July 3, 2013

Operation 'Cake in a Jar'

Military spouses at the Marine Corps Family Team Building House aboard Laurel Bay baked various cakes inside jars for their deployed service members. The event was a part of the Marine Corps Community Services Readiness and Deployment Program to...
1:06 am on Thursday June 20, 2013

In video: Marines build oyster beds near Laurel Bay

On June 18, Marines with Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort and Recruit Depot Parris Island helped rebuild natural oyster beds to help prevent beach erosion near Laurel Bay Military Housing. 
4:14 am on Thursday November 8, 2012

China Wok restaurant robbed

Two men are being searched for in the Saturday, November 3, robbery of the China Wok near Laurel Bay.  I'll point you to The Island Packet's brief; read it here. The restaurant was also robbed in September 2010.
2:43 am on Tuesday August 14, 2012

The Burton Traffic Circle: Is it really a good idea?

Gail Ankney/ As a regular traveler through the new Burton traffic circle located at Joe Frazier and Morrall Drive, I have to wonder if the new traffic circle really is such a great idea. During my daily trips around the turn-...
9:17 am on Tuesday July 31, 2012

Burton traffic circle nearing completion

TheDigitel A new traffic circle in Burton on Joe Frazier Road near Laurel Bay should be completed by late August, and so far reactions are positive to the-not-yet-complete circle's traffic calming effects.
5:20 am on Tuesday September 13, 2011

Food Lion near Laurel Bay robbed, manager pistol-whipped

Just after 7 a.m. Saturday, the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office responded to a call at the Food Lion near Laurel Bay. An armed robbery and assault had occurred just moments earlier and, upon arrival, deputies spoke with five store employees and...
5:48 am on Saturday August 14, 2010

Mystery white substance prompts concerns at Galer Elementary (update: not asbestos)

Flickr user jenny downing Not the substance in question, but just to get the concept going. Update August 14: They know it's not asbestos, but still not what it was. Check out the follow story at The Island Packet. First reporting August 13: Found...