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10:02 am on Friday March 28, 2014

30th anniversary of 1984 Carolinas tornado outbreak

March 28, 1984 is a day that is burned into the memory of many Carolinians. Friday is the 30th anniversary of one of the worst tornado outbreaks to ever strike the Carolinas, which brought several strong and violent tornadoes to the region,...
3:11 am on Tuesday April 19, 2011

Tornado destroys St. Stephen home, church (update: coping)

Image by Flickr user Kunal_Clicks Update April 19: The small, rural community just off the lake is coping following the disaster and vowing to rebuild its destroyed church. The Post and Courier headed out and has a story about what the plans are...
3:14 am on Monday March 16, 2009

A year after tornadoes, Branchville still limping by

The Post and Courier has a good story about the small town of Branchville and how they're still struggling to rebuild a year after tornadoes torn the town apart. [gmap markers=blue::33.25476662931654,-80.81611633300781 |zoom=8 |center=33....
9:17 am on Tuesday August 12, 2008

Thunderstorms on way to Lowcountry

The National Weather Service is calling for thunderstorms across the area today and tomorrow, with flood advisories already in effect for some parts of Charleston and Berkeley counties. There's also the possibility of tornadoes. And some forecasters...