Jarese Woodard (center) and Xavier Gaston with their son, Bryson, who was born at 3:36 a.m. on New Year’s Day.
Jarese Woodard (center) and Xavier Gaston with their son, Bryson, who was born at 3:36 a.m. on New Year’s Day. Isabella Cueto
Jarese Woodard (center) and Xavier Gaston with their son, Bryson, who was born at 3:36 a.m. on New Year’s Day. Isabella Cueto

Isabella Cueto covers Lexington County, one of the fastest-growing areas of South Carolina. She is a bilingual multimedia journalist from Miami, Florida. She previously worked as a reporter for The Medill Justice Project and WLRN, South Florida’s NPR station. She attended the University of Miami.