South Carolina turns to recovery from massive flood as Interstate 95 reopens and rivers crest

...Contractors were also busy putting rock and concrete to shore up the foundations under more than a dozen small bridges over rivers and swampland on a 13-mile stretch of Interstate 95 that had been closed since Oct. 3. The southbound lanes were reopened...

Steelers top Chargers on final play

...OPPOSING VIEW: Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers didn't appreciate the many fans clad in...tonight. It was like being on the road," Rivers said."Odd is one word we could use," Rivers said. "We were in silent count and we had...

Around the block

...edu.The Savannah Riverkeeper is organizing a Rivers Alive clean up at Lake Olmstead Oct. 17.Rivers Alive is an annual statewide clean up project...register, visit savannahriverkeeper.org/rivers-alive-cleanups.html.

Columbia lifts boil water advisory for some

...95 in Clar en don County. A 16-mile stretch remains closed through lowlands and swamps and over the Black and Poco taligo rivers. The state Department of Trans por tation said it hopes to have I-95 reopened in a few days. RETURNING TO NORMAL: Schools...

Rain resumes as South Carolina continues recovery

...precipitation wasn't expected to add to the flooding of major rivers and lakes, Gov. Nikki Haley said."It's an anthill compared...is with about 18 small bridges over the Black and Pocotaligo rivers and surrounding swampland in Clarendon County, state Transportation...

Farmers look at devastating peanut, cotton losses as S. Carolina floodwaters roll downstream

...afternoon. It will take days or maybe more than a week for the rivers to go below flood stage, but the water should start dropping...foundations under some of the 18 small bridges that crisscross two rivers and swamps have been washed away and must be repaired before...

Gov. Haley urges more SC evacuations

...warning applies to parts of Dorchester, Charleston, Georgetown and Williamsburg counties near the rising Waccamaw and Edisto rivers, but technically it isn't a mandatory evacuation order, said South Carolina Emergency Management Division Director Kim Stenson...

Michaux: Love not lost on ailing Burger

...behind what he called the "pine curtain" through the small towns like Allendale where he came from. Passing over swollen rivers that grace the titles of his novels, you try to think about what to say to a friend who's dying ? a friend who insisted...

To the rescue

The rain may be slowing over South Carolina, but rising rivers will keep the Palmetto State waterlogged and in distress for several more days.Authorities say the best thing flood-soaked...

Water woes remain across South Carolina

...where the Santee, Edisto and other rivers make their way to the sea. Gov. Nikki Haley warned that several rivers were rising and had yet to reach their...on the coast at the confluence of four rivers. The historic downtown flooded over...