• SCEMD achieves national reaccreditation The South Carolina Emergency Management Division has been granted full, national accreditation by the Emergency Management Accreditation Program. This national certification program examined the state‚Äôs ability to respond to and prepare for disasters. SCEMD was first accredited in 2008 and reaccredited in 2013.
  • Winter Weather Expected in South Carolina Residents in the Upstate should monitor local weather conditions and continue winter safety preparations. Forecasters with the National Weather Service predict the possibility of a wintry mix of rain, sleet and snow for portions of the state.
  • South Carolina Winter Weather Preparedness Week Governor Henry McMaster has proclaimed the week of December 2 through December 8, 2018, as South Carolina Winter Weather Preparedness Week.