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  1. How do you make a flood map?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | The Island Packet

    Hakim Bayyoud, Beaufort County's floodplain manager, points out details on a copy of the county's 1986 floodplain map that is tacked up in a hallway of the Beaufort County administration building on Oct. 4, 2016. The Federal Emergency Management Agency partners with a state agency - for South Carolina, it's the Department of Natural Resources - to survey land elevation, measure properties' distance from water and run models of past storms.

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  2. St. Helena Island man dies in Jasper County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Island Packet

    A St. Helena Island man died as the result of a single-vehicle crash on S.C. 462 in Jasper County on Tuesday. According to the Ridgeland Police Department, Alford, the driver, lost control of a Ford E550 van that overturned on the highway near the Golda Drive intersection.

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  3. A temporary sand berm is all that protects these homes from the ocean along South Beach in Sea PinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Island Packet

    Hurricane Matthew left the yards and swimming pools of these homes in Sea Pines South Beach -- photographed on Nov. 29, 2016 -- literally hanging over the ocean. A temporary sand wall has been built as a temporary fix until a more long-term solution can be found.

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  4. Have you seen the rooster that won over the widow lady on St. Helena Island?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Island Packet

    She had read a column I had written about a curious rooster statue outside a home on Old Miller Road in Bluffton. The statue was the talk of the town because the homeowner moved it from spot to spot each day, giving passersby a small thrill as they tried to predict where it would be.

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  5. Woman wakes to cold rooms, open window, missing valuablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Island Packet

    More than $3,000 worth of purses and electronics were stolen from a St. Helena Island home on Sam Doyle Drive early Tuesday morning. A thief stole a smart phone, two designer bags and a laptop between about 1 a.m. and 5:45 a.m., according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report.

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  6. A respite from Matthew: Making special snowmen on Harbor IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | The Island Packet

    After Hurricane Matthew tore through the Lowcountry, Doug and Donna Fender, who live on Harbor Island, found themselves consumed with lots of work and not a lot of cheer. Doug changed that, with an idea he got from social media: making snowmen out of downed trees from Matthew.

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  7. A respite from Matthew: Making special snowmen on Harbor IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | The Island Packet

    With the coldest weather since last February forecast to be on the way to the Lowcountry, we sought out a plant and flower expert to find out what's okay outside, and what needs to come in, or be covered. Reporter Josh Mitelman is an admitted novice when it comes to plant life, but John Valente, of Sunshine Hardscape, Landscape The Beaufort County Board of Education heard a proposal Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, to restructure its communication department by turning two empty positions into three, for a price.

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  8. 'A winter wonderland at the beach': ice skating comes to Shelter CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | The Island Packet

    Workers from Problem Solvers were busy on assembling a synthetic ice skating rink under the pavilion at Shelter Cove Community Park on Nov. 22, 2016. The rink will be open daily through the holiday starting on Friday, Nov. 25. Here, Amanda Hall describes the fun that is in store.

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  9. A neighbora s call leads a St. Helena Island man to an unpleasant discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | The Island Packet

    A truck, a gun and various electronics totaling nearly $20,000 were reported stolen from a Canopy Lane home on St. Helena Island between 9 a.m. and noon Monday. A neighbor called the victim when he noticed the victim's garage door was halfway open and a 2010 Toyota Tundra missing from the driveway shortly before noon Monday, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report.

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  10. Overflow crowd for Rev. Williams' funeral serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | The Island Packet

    The Shrimp Shack on St. Helena Island reopened Nov. 16 once repairs to the infamous restaurant were complete. Workers said the damage caused by Hurricane Matthew was devastating.

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  11. St. Helena Island seafood restaurant reopens after sustaining...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | The Island Packet

    The Shrimp Shack on St. Helena Island reopened Nov. 16 once repairs to the infamous restaurant were complete. Workers said the damage caused by Hurricane Matthew was devastating.

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  12. Ready for a new lunch spot? Sea Eagle Market has movedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | The Island Packet

    Sea Eagle Market, owned and run by the Reaves family, as seen at its former Boundary Street locaiton on Sept. 22, 2015 in Beaufort.

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  13. St. Helena Island teen faces felony gun charge after argument in BurtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | The Island Packet

    An 18-year-old St. Helena Island man faces a felony gun charge after an incident on Polite Drive in Burton on Friday afternoon. Stephon Chaplin is charged with pointing and presenting a firearm as well as four misdemeanor gun and drug-related charges according to Beaufort County Detention Center online records.

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  14. Here's how you shouldn't deep fry a turkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | The Island Packet

    Cooking your Thanksgiving turkey in a deep fryer can be delicious - and dangerous. The Boise Fire Department offered these tips for cooking your holiday meal safely.

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  15. Report: Man was ready to shoot the snakes he thought he heard in his bedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 13 | The Island Packet

    A St. Helena Island man thought he heard snakes in the bed with his girlfriend, so he got his shotgun out around 11 p.m. at their Glover Road home. The girlfriend said he always thinks he sees snakes when he's "high on crack," according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report.

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  16. Armed robbers hit St. Helena Island grocery store Sunday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | The Island Packet

    Two men wearing gray masks came into the store armed with guns and demanded cash, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office news release. They ran off with an undisclosed amount of cash and someone's cell phone.

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  17. Multiple groups investigating fire at Beaufort County Black Chamber of CommerceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 13 | The Island Packet

    Flames shoot from the top of the Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce building early Saturday morning. The cause of the fire is being investigated.

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  18. Marching for veterans in BlufftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | The Island Packet

    Members of the Bluffton High School marching band entertain onlookers Nov. 11, 2016, during the American Legion Post 205 2nd Annual Bluffton Veterans Day Parade in Old Town. At Halloween on the Harbour Sunday in Sea Pines, 11-year-old Nicholas DeMaria, of Hilton Head, made a statement with a very creative Donald Trump costume.

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  19. Remembering 'the forgotten war' on Hilton Head IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | The Island Packet

    The echo of Taps and the sharp crack of a rifle volley punctuated the solemn Nov. 11, 2016, Veterans Day ceremony at Hilton Head Island's Veteran's Memorial at Shelter Cove Community Park. Warriors from the Korean War were the special focus of the day's events.

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  20. Beaufort County voters have approved school bond referendums before. What went wrong?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | The Island Packet

    For the first time in at least 20 years, voters denied the Beaufort County School District a major bond referendum to build new schools and carry out other capital projects. On Tuesday, they shot down the district's largest request to date, a $217 million bond referendum and a 1-percent educational sales tax to pay off the new debt.

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