Hurricane Florence may be gone but flooding in the storm's aftermath continues to cause significant damage to South Carolina's Pee Dee region. At least one of the area's rivers is forecast to continue rising until Tuesday and S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster has requested about $1.2 billion in aid from the federal government, according to officials with the S.C. Emergency Management Division.
Gregory Yee covers breaking news and public safety. He's a native Angeleno and previously covered crime and courts for the Press-Telegram in Long Beach, CA. He studied journalism and Spanish literature at the University of California, Irvine.
Tropical Storm Florence's death toll in South Carolina continued to increase on Thursday after the S.C. Highway Patrol connected a Dillon County fatality to the storm.
The S.C. Department of Transportation has closed Interstate 95 outside of Florence due to rising flood water.
Tropical Storm Florence's death toll in South Carolina continued its rise on Tuesday after a jail transport van carrying two inmates was overtaken by flood waters.
A man accused of shooting a woman to death on James Island on Saturday argued with her before pulling the trigger, according to court documents released Tuesday.
The howling threat of Hurricane Florence turned into a whimper in the greater Charleston area, where some downed trees appeared to be the extent of the damage.
Berkeley County seems to have escaped major flooding from a decaying Tropical Storm Florence, but officials are urging residents to stay vigil…
After crossing into South Carolina on Friday, a weakening Tropical Storm Florence seems to have had minimal impacts to Dorchester County.
With Hurricane Florence bearing down on South Carolina, the state's public electric and water utility is taking steps to lower water levels on two major lakes and get resources in place for repairs after the storm.
Evacuees wait inside the lobby at an emergency shelter at Goose Creek High School on Thursday, Sept. 13 ahead of expected impacts from Hurrica…