North and South Carolina are set to receive the first wintry weather of the season this weekend. Forecasters are predicting possibly records snows in the mountains of NC, while the Upstate may receive significant icing. In the South, everyone jokes… Read More
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, now is a good time to review food safety tips in preparing your holiday turkey. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, "Food handling errors and inadequate cooking are the most common problems… Read More
South Carolina is experiencing heavy rains over the next few days. According to the National Weather Service, several cities, including Greenville and Charlotte, set a daily record for rainfall Monday. NWS
Driving is more hazardous on wet roads and… Read More
Halloween is a fun time for children. They get to dress up in costumes, ranging from princesses to pirates to ghosts to superheroes. And they get to go Trick or Treating, filling up bags with candy. But unfortuantely, Halloween is also a dangerous time… Read More
Millions of pounds of food have been recalled due to concerns of listeria and salmonella contamination. Most of the foods are ready-to-eat salads, meat and poultry items. The USDA has designated this a Class I recall.
Class I recalls: This is a health… Read More
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control will be offer free flu vaccines at three locations in South Carolina this Friday, October 26.
The flu shot clinics will be held in Greenville, Lexington and North Charleston on Friday,… Read More
North and South Carolina have suffered tremendous damage from hurricane Florence. Although only a Cat 1 when it made landfall, Florence brought torrential, record-setting rainfall that has flooded a good portion of both states. In times of crisis, people… Read More
The Pickens County Emergency Management Water Response team, credited with rescuing over 200 people during Hurricane Matthews, were back in the Pee Dee region during Florence flooding. To date, they rescued over 150 people. Harbin & Burnett salute these… Read More
Although Hurrican Florence is tracking in a more northerly direction, South Carolina is still in potential danger. For everyone living along the coast, here is a reminder of preparations you need to consider from the Department of homeland Security:
Prepare… Read More
Hurricane Florence has intensified to a Major Hurricane. Latest observations reveal maximum sustained winds of 105 mph. here is the summary of the 5:00 A.M. advisory from the National Hurricane Center:
SUMMARY OF 500 AM AST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION… Read More