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Brandon Tester, Author at Washington Daily News

Beaufort County

County accepts bid for industrial park lot

With a 6-1 vote, the Beaufort County Board of Commissioners on Monday approved Harry Smith’s bid of $46,575 — or $7,500 per acre — for a ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 9:29 pm

Beaufort County

School board presents proposed budget to county

Beaufort County Schools on Monday presented “flat” local funding requests for the 2021-22 fiscal year to the Beaufort County Board of Commissioners. BCS currently receives ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 4:55 pm

Beaufort County

Ribbon-cutting ceremony marks opening of P.S. Jones Memorial Park

The ribbon-cutting ceremony for P.S. Jones Memorial Park on Saturday was everything city officials hoped it would be. The weather was ideal and the turnout ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Monday, May 3, 2021 9:00 pm

Beaufort County

Sheriff declines commissioners’ invitation, citing ‘hostile, narcissistic environment’

In an email sent to Beaufort County Board of Commissioners Chairman Frankie Waters and local news outlets Monday evening, Beaufort County Sheriff Ernie Coleman declined ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Monday, May 3, 2021 7:15 pm

Sports

PHOTOS: Washington vs. St. Pauls football

Here are some photos from the 2AA East Regional Final between Washington and St. Pauls. Read about the game here. See a photo you like? ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Friday, April 30, 2021 11:23 pm

Beaufort County

Health department schedules J&J vaccine clinic; demand for vaccinations continues to drop

The Beaufort County Health Department will hold a drive-thru Johnson & Johnson vaccine clinic from 4-8 p.m. at Beaufort County Community College on Tuesday, May ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Friday, April 30, 2021 8:00 pm

Education

On Science Day, John Small students explore new concepts — and witness a world record attempt

John Small Elementary School students took an in-depth look at concepts relating to biology, chemistry and physics — and witnessed a successful Guinness World record ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Friday, April 30, 2021 11:56 am

Beaufort County

County police force discussions continue

Several more people came forward to share their thoughts about the Beaufort County Police Force Committee’s endeavors during the public comment period of the committee’s ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Thursday, April 29, 2021 8:20 pm

Beaufort County

School board discusses future of virtual academy

Unless the state requires schools to offer remote courses for the 2021-22 school year, Beaufort County Schools likely won’t keep its virtual academy running — ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 9:32 pm

Beaufort County

County police committee meets Thursday

The Beaufort County Police Force Committee is set to meet again on Thursday night at 6 p.m. at 136 W. Second St. in Washington. The ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Tuesday, April 27, 2021 8:33 pm

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