Rescuers team up to save 10 isolated manatees in the Cooper River
Multiple organizations and volunteers assisted SeaWorld with a rescue operation and helped capture eight male and two female manatees from Nov. 28 to Nov. 30 that were stranded in the Cooper River near Charleston.
A phone scam targeting Horry County residents demands ransom payments for loved ones, but officials say it is a hoax. Some who fell victim talk about their experience and what it was like believing they knew someone held hostage.
Shane Benoit of Murrells Inlet got a ransom call yesterday afternoon threatening to kill his wife if he refused to pay the caller $5000. Benoit describes his panic but police found his wife at work unharmed.