On May 24, 2018, a Beaufort County jury convicts Charles Alfred Dent of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor and two counts of disseminating obscene material to a person 12 or younger. The judge sentenced Dent to 30 years in prison.
Hundreds came out to a little league baseball game in Stanley, to show support for an 8-year-old boy whose mother died Sunday and whose father is in the hospital. The boy's grandpa drove a car into restaurant, killing the boy's mother and aunt.
Chicago White Sox pitcher Carlos Rodon, on a rehab start with the Charlotte Knights, had to leave Thursday's game after getting hit by a line drive to the forehead from Norfolk's D'Arby Myers. Rodon had six strikeouts in 2 2/3 innings of action.