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The Community Reaches Out to Those in Need

October 7, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Katie Geer
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The Red Cross has set up 33 shelters across the state to help with people who have been displaced from their homes due to the flooding. Shelters like this one that Palmetto Scene visited in Columbia are handing out cases of water, food, and clothing, and are providing...

Inspirational School Bus Driver Featured on ETV’s ORIGINAL SC

October 7, 2015 - Posted in Education

Francine Jackson, a school bus driver for Lexington-Richland School District Five, was featured recently in a special segment on ETV’s ORIGINAL SC. Her story is one of caring and serving! Francine Jackson is known to go the extra mile for students riding her “No. 6” school...

Carolina Classrooms: Adult Education - View Online!

October 7, 2015 - Posted in Education

Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children. Each program focuses on key educational topics and initiatives in our state. From addressing ways to make higher education more...

PBS LearningMedia Supports Bullying Prevention Month

October 7, 2015 - Posted in Education

PBS LearningMedia’s first theme in October supports Bullying Prevention Month, with featured resources about bullying, conflict resolution and leadership. Model to Combat Hate and Intolerance What would you do to stop hate in your town? What does it mean to live in a safe...

#SCFlood: Applying for Federal Aid

October 7, 2015 - Posted in Carolina Money

Federal Assistance can include grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses, and other programs to help individuals and business owners recover from the effects of the flooding. To apply for federal assistance, visit...

Disaster Loans Offered to Small Businesses Across the State

October 7, 2015 - Posted in Carolina Money

Small businesses located in declared disaster areas in South Carolina are eligible to apply for low‑interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The application filing deadline for physical demage is December 4, 2015 and for economic...

Governor Nikki Haley: Press Conference October 6, 2015

October 6, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
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Governor Haley: Press Conference October 6, 2015

Missing Pets Hope to Find Their Home on Facebook After Historic Floods

October 6, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Katie Geer
Abandoned Dog

After water rapidly filled much of the Palmetto State over the weekend, people are turning to Facebook to help owners and stranded pets reconnect. Lost and Found Pets of South Carolina is a Facebook page dedicated to helping people across the state who are missing pets...

Tuesday Updates on South Carolina Flooding

October 6, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Marina Ziehe
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After an intense and historic flood disaster in South Carolina, the state rescue teams are fanning out, searching flooded homes and cars. Haley said in a press conference that there are 469 road closures, including bridges, utilities back to normal and there have been 4367...

S.C. Flood: Applying for Federal Assistance

October 6, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Flood

Federal Assistance can include grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses, and other programs to help individuals and business owners recover from the effects of the flooding. To apply for federal assistance, visit...

Volunteer Efforts Underway: How You Can Help #SCStrong

October 6, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Park
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As South Carolinians continue to cope with the aftermath of disastrous flooding throughout the state, many have been inquiring ways they can help and offer aid. Palmetto Scene has found several groups looking for volunteers and locations where donations are being accepted...

Aerials of Flooding in South Carolina

October 6, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene

Aerial footage of the flooding happening in South Carolina taken October 5th.

Useful Resources for Dealing with the #scFloods

October 5, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
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The Governor is urging all South Carolinians to stay off the road. Many highways and roads have been closed due to flooding and damage. According to the Gov. Haley in a recent press conference "this storm is not over yet." Catastrophic flash flooding to continue into Monday...

S.C. Price Gouging Statute in Effect

October 5, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Aimee Crouch
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Attorney General Alan Wilson reminded South Carolinians that the price gouging statute is in effect. It went into effect when Governor Nikki Haley declared a state of emergency due to the flooding across the state. The statute states no business can charge excessive prices...

Monday Flood Warning Continues Across Palmetto State

October 5, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Park
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The National Weather Service in Columbia reports that the Flood Warning has been extended until 7:30 PM EDT Monday evening for Kershaw, Orangeburg, Saluda, Calhoun, Richland, Fairfield Newberry, Lee, Lexington, Northeastern Aiken, Clarendon and Sumter Counties. The National...

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