Tuesday, January 28 2014 11:39 PM EST2014-01-29 04:39:28 GMT
Some areas of the Lowcountry could see total sleet and snow accumulations of 2-4 inches from a winter storm expected to impact the area Tuesday and Wednesday. A winter storm watch was issued Sunday for the Charleston area. More >
As freezing rain and sleet fell on roadways in the Lowcountry Tuesday, authorities shut down a number of bridges. Local authorities have shut down the Arthur Ravenel Bridge, the Ben Sawyer Bridge, the Isle of Palms Connector and the Don Holt Bridge.More >
COLUMBIA, SC (AP) -
The South Carolina Legislature will not meet this week because of a winter storm forecast for the Carolinas.
House Speaker Bobby Harrell and Senate President Pro Tem John Courson announced Monday that the session and all legislative meetings are canceled for their chambers.
The Legislature will resume under its normal Tuesday-through-Thursday schedule next week.
Forecasters say a winter storm could bring up to 8 inches of snow as it moves across the Carolinas this week.
The National Weather Service in Columbia has forecast snow and sleet accumulations of 2 to 5 inches in the South Carolina Midlands.
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Sunday, March 9 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-03-10 01:32:37 GMT
Three men were killed after a small airplane crash-landed in a Hartsville neighborhood Saturday. Authorities received the call that the plane had crashed around 7 p.m. between two houses about one mileMore >
Three men were killed after a small airplane crash-landed in a Hartsville neighborhood Saturday. More >