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4:00 am on Wednesday June 29, 2011

Parker's giving away $50 in free gas every day in July

Even if you don't love Parker's, you'll surely love $50 in free gas Parker's convenience stores, which has two locations in the greater Bluffton area with two more on the horizon, is giving away $50 in free gas every day in July. Not unlike other...
5:02 am on Wednesday November 10, 2010

Beaufort approves new gas station rules that allow for more pumps but require more eye-pleasing designs

Flickr user ^riza^ Soon to go into hiding. On Tuesday Beaufort City Council gave approval on second reading to a new set of rules that strike out a controversial cap on the number of fuel pumps at gas stations but add new rules that require the...
5:45 am on Sunday November 7, 2010

Port Royal considering new rules to hide gas station pumps

Flickr user teresia Following a renewed interest in the rules on gas stations, the Town of Port Royal is set to take up a proposal that would limit the placement of new gas pumps to make the fuel stations more eye-pleasing. The Island Packet has the...
1:58 pm on Wednesday July 7, 2010

Clerk takes gun from two would-be robbers, shoots both, kills one

Image by Google Maps An impressive and deadly story coming out of Walterboro where we all too often hear of the town because of crime.
7:13 am on Thursday July 9, 2009

Gas stations dole out cash in price gouging agreement

Image by Flickr user B RosenImage by 20090709-gas.jpg Three gas stations and one supplier have agreed to donate $6,500 to the American Red Cross after they were investigated by South Carolina for suspected price gouging following Hurricane Ike in...
4:06 pm on Sunday June 8, 2008

Gas nears $4 a gallon on average

As gas prices grow ever higher, there are a couple of stories out on the issue. First off, The Post and Courier has a Watchdog report on gas stations jilting customers with tanks that charge for more gas than they actually give. Here's an excerpt:...