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6:00 am on Tuesday June 4, 2013

Many S.C. highways to be reversed for hurricane drill on Tuesday

Expect minor disruptions today on Interstate 26, U.S. 21, U.S. 278, U.S. 501 and S.C. 544 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, June 4, as state officials drill for hurricane evacuation procedures.  
10:28 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Outdoor Movie Series at Freshfields Village to Screen Top Family Movies

Starlight Cinemas returns to Freshfields Village every Wednesday night beginning May 30 with screening of top family movie hits on the Village Green. The series will begin at 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday through the end of August (there will be no...
3:55 am on Monday September 26, 2011

A $100K eco-question as Charleston County looks to refill fire suppression system

Image by Flickr user foshydogHalon, it's a fancy name for the chemical that was often found until the late '90s in fire extinguishers, refrigerants, spray paints, and fire suppression systems for document storage. It was cheap, didn't leave a...
7:48 am on Wednesday April 27, 2011

The great ShakeOut earthquake drill comes April 28

For most, having an earthquake drill in South Carolina seems a bit out of the ordinary, but the threat is all too real. The Great Central U.S. ShakeOut aims to educate the masses about just what to do in case of an earthquake. On Thursday, April 28...
2:39 am on Wednesday April 27, 2011

The great ShakeOut earthquake drill comes April 28

For most, having an earthquake drill in South Carolina seems a bit out of the ordinary, but the threat is all too real. The Great Central U.S. ShakeOut aims to educate the masses about just what to do in case of an earthquake. On Thursday, April 28...
1:33 am on Wednesday April 13, 2011

Skies, roads to be more active as emergency drill conducted in Beaufort (update: coverage)

Flickr user Defence Images Update February 14: From practiced evacuation to water purification, the National Guard was collaborating with a number of area agencies to help ensure they're all ready for a disaster scenario. The Island Packet was...
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