More than 40 hog farms lie in the North Carolina portion of the Waccamaw River basin, adding to potential threats from contaminated floodwater in Horry County. About 80 N.C. hog farm lagoons are in peril after Hurricane Florence.
Florence flooding is prompting fake charities. Here is a group of charities that will make sure your donation dollars are well used and actually go to those affected. Horry County says look out for scams.
The Red Cross is preparing to help flood victims following Hurricane Florence by opening shelters and providing more resources to Horry County. Three new shelters have been opened in the area to help house people.
Lenore Letellier’s 12 cats were among those saved from flooding in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Florence. Facing a third flood in four years, she said she can’t continue to live in her Conway area home.
A Galivants Ferry family build a barricade around their home to protect it from rising floodwaters. Many areas of Horry County area experiencing flooding after Hurricane Florence came through the county.
The pews inside Trinity United Methodist Church in Conway had been bolted down since 1981, but volunteers were loading them four at a time onto flatbed trailers Tuesday afternoon, getting away from storm water.
As S.C. National Guard crews build a sandbag barrier to protect U.S. 501 in Conway from the rising Waccamaw River, projections show the river reaching a record 19.7 feet by Sunday. The highway could become the only link to Myrtle Beach and eastern Horry County as waters continue to rise.
More than 6,000 troops have fanned out across S.C. to aid state, local authorities as the Pee Dee and Horry County deal with historic flooding after Florence, flooding expected to worsen over the next week.
The South Carolina High School League has rearranged the high school football schedule this season after cancellations and postponements due to Hurricane Florence. Games scheduled from the fourth week will be played after the scheduled final games of the regular season and Week 5 games are still to be determined.
Myrtle Beach High School head football coach Mickey Wilson is upset with the South Carolina High School League for its plan to play games Friday night with potentially very little practice time available for schools on the Grand Strand, and he vented his opinion on Tuesday.
Beachcombers searched the sands near 71st Avenue North in Myrtle Beach on Tuesday after Hurricane Florence pounded the area. The storm churned up shells, coral, crabs and more and left them on the beaches for visitors.
Grand Strand Health says evacuated patients’ insurance plans will be billed after Hurricane Florence caused those patients to be transported from the area. Tidelands Health says they plan to cover much of the cost.
Audrey and Robert Ambose fled the rising floodwaters of Hurricane Matthew in 2016. This time, they've spend the week preparing for Hurricane Florence's floodwaters and are prepared for whatever they may bring.
Lenore Letellier wept over the rescue of her cats, and for the expected loss of her home at Lee's Landing Circle near Conway on Tuesday. Frustrated by repeated floods, the she says she does not plan to return after this flood.