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How Rest Park Farm saved its strawberry patch

Urbie West, owner of Rest Park Farm on Trask Parkway, shows, on March 22, 2017, the floating row cover system of nylon fabric cloth that he used to save his pick-your-own strawberry farm from last week's freeze.

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Skimmer scam alert: How to protect your $ against gas pump data-stealing devices

Six ‘skimmers’ — electronic devices that steal credit and debit card information — have been found at four Beaufort County gas stations in the past three weeks. While scams like this are rare, they can be hard to discover. Sometimes the U.S. Secret Service gets involved when crimes cross county and state lines. The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is in the early stages of its investigation, but wants you to know there are things you can do at the pump to protect your wallet.

Liz Farrell

I mean ...what are the odds? Romeo and Juliet?

Randall Royal, MD, with Riverside Women's Care at Bluffton's Medical Campus, talks about delivering two babies 18-hours apart whose parents, roomed next door to each other, chose unconventional names - Romeo and Juliet. Juliet Evangeline Umana, was born at 8:14 a.m. Monday to parents Christiana Shifflet and Allan Umana of Bluffton at Coastal Carolina Hospital in Hardeeville with Romeo Arcangel Hernandez born at 2:06 p.m. Sunday to parents Morgan and Edwin Hernandez of Beaufort.

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How Rest Park Farm saved its strawberry patch

Urbie West, owner of Rest Park Farm on Trask Parkway, shows, on March 22, 2017, the floating row cover system of nylon fabric cloth that he used to save his pick-your-own strawberry farm from last week's freeze.
Jay Karr Staff video
How Rest Park Farm saved its strawberry patch 1:01

How Rest Park Farm saved its strawberry patch

On the water with Beaufort County marine debris removal team 0:53

On the water with Beaufort County marine debris removal team

I mean ...what are the odds? Romeo and Juliet? 1:11

I mean ...what are the odds? Romeo and Juliet?

The doll that survived the Holocaust 1:01

The doll that survived the Holocaust