South Carolina Emergency Management Division

© Gregg Pachkowski/[email protected]
October 10, 2018 - 11:14 am
(AP) -- Tropical Storm Michael continues to weaken as it over eastern Georgia as it makes its way toward the Carolinas. Early Thursday, the eye of Michael was about 90 miles northeast of Macon, Georgia and 45 miles west of Augusta. The storm's maximum sustained winds have decreased to 50 mph and it...
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Anderson County Prepareathon
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Ken Pauli
October 26, 2018 - 10:33 am
“Disasters happen. Plan now. Learn how.” That's the theme of this year's Prepareathon Expo , hosted by the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Management Division along with the South Carolina Emergency Management Division and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This event...
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Patrick Gentry
September 24, 2018 - 11:29 am
The South Carolina Emergency Response Team is monitoring and preparing for the water levels of rivers to continue to rise. The forecast is for flood waters in portions of the Pee Dee region including Horry and Georgetown counties to crest this week. Residents should continue to monitor local media...
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Oconee Nuclear Plant
courtesy Duke Energy
Ken Pauli
August 14, 2018 - 8:55 am
State and local emergency managers along with nuclear safety personnel will test abilities to respond to a simulated emergency incident at the Oconee Nuclear Station in Seneca, SC, today, August 14th, at 10AM. The state Emergency Operations Center in West Columbia will be partially activated by the...
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