Winter waters hold risks

...boat had washed up on shore. Sandie Craig headed to the lake, where crews from the Georgia and South Carolina departments of Natural Resources had begun searching for signs of her husband. His capsized boat was discovered that night, but...

Winter rains pull South Carolina out of early stages of drought

...spring can mean problems during the annual wildfire season which is generally March and April.The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources reports that water flows in streams have improved during the past two months and are at or above normal...

Pardon Our Mess: Abandoned houseboat on Savannah River bank

...owner Eddie Moyer is responsible, but since he has not acted, the responsibility transferred to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, which could not be reached for comment Friday.ACTION PROMISED: Though it is not their responsibility...

Labor Day holiday signals end to sluggish sea turtle nesting season

SAVANNAH, Ga. - After four busy nesting years on beaches from Georgia to the Carolinas, loggerhead sea turtles this summer laid their eggs at a much pokier pace.

Dove season days added in Georgia, South Carolina for this year

Dove hunters on both sides of the Savannah River will enjoy longer seasons this year, due to amended guidelines at the federal level.

Missing plane found in SC, 2 dead

...River about 10 miles south of the Chester-Catawba Regional Airport. Lt. Robert McCullough with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources says the single-engine plane had taken off from Wilmington, N.C. on Friday and was headed to...

Theft charge after jet ski fatality

...Gable said the 2011 Yamaha, which was valued at $8,500, was returned to the original owner.The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is assisting in the investigation.Coroner Chris Doolittle said there will not be an autopsy but...

Patrick Eger sets bowfishing record with catch

...rebuild.Under an agreement announced last week by the Army Corps of Engineers, the Georgia and South Carolina departments of natural resources, Georgia DOT and Scott's Bridge Company will execute a plan to re-use the concrete.Corps fisheries...

J. M. Pendarvis Jr.

EDISTO ISLAND, S.C. - J.M. Butch Pendarvis, Jr., age 75, of Edisto Island, SC, passed away in his sleep on Thursday, October 9, 2014, at the Trinity Mission Health & Rehab of Edgefield in Edgefield, SC. Relatives and friends are invited to attend

Aiken County Sheriff's Office to raise money Thursday for Special Olympics

...Aiken County Sheriff's Office, Aiken Department of Public Safety, 2nd Circuit Solicitors Office, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and WSI-SRS will hold the 2014 South Carolina Law Enforcement Torch Run on Thursday.Law enforcement...