Gov. Nikki Haley and disaster relief officials are still trying to help victims of the October flood, even after flood waters have receded. Costs have reached $1 billion in damage […]
South Carolina is still reeling eight weeks after historic flooding destroyed swaths of property across the state. Dubbed a 1,000-year flood for its probability of occurring once in 1,000 years, the disaster claimed 19 lives. In 48 hours the state’s hardest-hit areas saw approximately two feet of rain—about half of average annual rainfall totals.