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Ask and Answer for Feb. 14

This week's question

Who was the first sheriff of Beaufort County?

From last week

Question: Where is Beaufort's "Freedom Mall" located?

Answer: Beaufort's "Freedom Mall" was the parking lot behind John Griffin's Sinclair Gasoline Station, which no longer is standing. It was adjoined to the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park when the latter was built in the 1970s.

First to answer correctly: Reggie Binette

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