Here’s a look at health and environmental news from around South Carolina.
State lifts some Horry County beach warnings, five areas remain under advisory
South Carolina officials lifted a county-wide beach swimming advisory, but five local advisories remain, the state announced on Wednesday.
Samsung donation will provide thousands of meals during 2018 hurricane season
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – A new partnership announced on Wednesday will help the Palmetto State prepare for the unknown, just in time for the 2018 hurricane season.
This, after Samsung announced a $35,000 donation to Harvest Hope Food Bank. The money will go specifically to providing disaster-relief meals during emergencies to families who require special medical needs.
Record rainfall breaks South Carolina’s drought, helping planting and play
Two weeks of persistent showers capped by Subtropical Storm Alberto were very good to the dry Lowcountry and South Carolina.
We’re no longer in a statewide drought.
And that’s good news for those who missed having extra water around.