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SC Governor McMaster Lifts Mandatory Evacuations for 3 Counties

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– On Tuesday, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster lifted the mandatory evacuations for three counties. Those counties are: Jasper, Beaufort and Colleton. According to the Governor, residents in the southern most parts of South Carolina no longer need to evacuate due to Hurricane Florence. Due to updated predictions from the National Hurricane Center, Governor Henry McMaster, in coordination…

The GMC Team remembers 9/11 and talks about the annual ceremony

The First Responders Memorial Ceremony is scheduled for 5:00 PM on Tuesday

  COLUMBIA SC (WOLO)–It is truly hard to believe it has been 17 years since that near perfect day – a day with warm temperatures and bright blue skies.  At 8:46 AM, the blue was replaced with black smoke as Flight 11 flew into Tower Two, followed by Flight 175 at 9:03.  It was a little over an hour later…

SC Lane Reversals Tuesday at Noon for Mandatory Coastal Evacuations

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Here is a look at the Lane Reversals and Evacuation Routes that have been ordered by South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster. These will take place Tuesday at Noon ET. Per the Governor’s office: The S.C. Department of Public Safety and the S.C. Department of Transportation along with supporting agencies will at noon tomorrow reverse the direction of…

SC Governor issues Executive Order which orders school closures and closures of all state government offices

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster on Monday issued an Executive Order 2018-30, which orders school closures and closures of all state government offices. Per the Governor’s office: The order is for all non-essential personnel in the following counties, beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, September 11: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Beaufort, Barnwell, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Colleton, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Dorchester, Florence, Georgetown,…

Florence: CLOSURES AND CANCELLATIONS

Here’s a running list of closures and cancellations due to Florence : USC Aiken Operating as Normal Sunday, Sept. 16 All USC Aiken activities scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 16, will be conducted as planned. Barnyard Flea Market Worship Service cancelled Sunday Boiling Springs United Methodist Church Lexington Sunday services cancelled Broadacres Baptist Church in Cayce, SC. Sunday services cancelled East Lake Community…

Health: Falls can mean a lot more than being clumsy

Hima Dalal joins Tyler Ryan to talk about falling and the lasting impact they can have

https://youtu.be/CJELRhseq2s LEXINGTON SC (WOLO) — Vital Energy founder Hima Dalal joined Tyler Ryan to talk about falls. Learn more information about falls and the role that occupational therapy can play in a lasting recovery HERE. Categories: Digital Exclusives and Features

SC EMD: 2018 Hurricane Guide for South Carolina

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Hurricane season is well underway and now that ‘Florence’ and other storms are active, state officials want you to be prepared. The South Carolina Emergency Management Division has released a guide to keep you and your family safe. The Hurricane Guide contains important safety and evacuation tips to know in the event of a major hurricane. The…