SBA Approves Governor Henry McMaster’s Request for Disaster Assistance

June 4, 2024

Following Governor Henry McMaster's May 24 request the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that South Carolina's businesses and residents affected by the April 20 severe weather are eligible to apply for low-interest disaster loans.

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New Hurricane Evacuation Zones Unveiled

May 8, 2024

Take time now to Know Your Zone

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Governor Henry McMaster Requests Disaster Declaration

May 8, 2024

Governor Henry McMaster today requested a Presidential Disaster Declaration to assist state and local recovery efforts following the dangerous storm system that moved through South Carolina on April 20, 2024.

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Hurricane Preparedness Month

April 30, 2024

Prepare Ahead of Hurricane Season

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SBA Approves Gov. Henry McMaster's Request for Disaster Assistance

March 27, 2024

Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Colleton, Hampton, and Orangeburg Counties Included In Disaster Declaration Following Jan. 9 Tornadoes

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S.C. Severe Weather and Flood Safety Week March 3-9, 2024

March 1, 2024

Governor Henry McMaster has proclaimed that South Carolina Severe Weather and Flood Safety Week for 2024 will be observed March 3-9.

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SCEMD attends SCEMA 2024 conference

February 26, 2024

Emergency managers throughout South Carolina came together in the Lowcountry last week for the annual South Carolina Emergency Management Association (SCEMA) conference. This event provides a platform for emergency managers to build strong relationships that can be relied upon to help communities during times of crisis.

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SCEMD and Military Installations Join Forces During Disaster Seminar

February 6, 2024

Military representatives across South Carolina met with state and county emergency managers for a disaster preparedness seminar hosted by the South Carolina Emergency Management Division.

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Prepare for Severe Weather Tuesday

January 8, 2024

South Carolina residents should prepare for severe weather expected to impact the state Tuesday

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