It is no secret that cars can become as hot as an oven during these hot summer months and can be extremely dangerous if anyone is left inside. One Lowcountry child is lucky to be alive thanks to bystanders and first responders.
A Coast Guard air crew rescued a family that became stranded on Otter Island near Edisto Wednesday, after their boat drifted off the beach due to Tropical Storm Elsa.
Many folks in the Midlands woke up to lots of rain this morning, but Elsa had more of an impact in the Lowcountry. Port Royal in Beaufort County saw downed power lines and trees knocked down from the storm.
Family members of the Lowcountry son and mother who were gunned down are speaking out for the first time.
Wednesday morning, residents in the Lowcountry woke up to downed trees and power lines scattered on the ground. Powerful thunderstorms blew through the area, including strong winds, lightning, heavy rainfall and even hail.
On Wednesday afternoon, SLED announced that they set up a tip line for information about the double murder of Maggie and Paul Murdaugh. Maggie was Paul’s mother and the wife of prominent Lowcountry attorney Alex Murdaugh.
Investigators are asking more questions about the double murder that happened in the Lowcountry, leaving a mother and son from a prominent family dead. Law enforcement agencies are now examining whether the son was the intended target.
Authorities say a mother and son from a prominent South Carolina legal family have been shot and killed on their family’s land. Deputies say they found the two victims dead on the family’s property near Islandton on Monday night.
By Carolina Balchunas
A picture mocking George Floyd’s death posted to social media is sparking outrage at a Lowcountry high school.
Crime Stoppers of the Lowcountry, The Denmark Police Department and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division are asking for the public’s help in finding a 99-year-old man who has been missing since January.