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"In two thousand fourteen, a woman was pulled over by Myrtle beach police in Myrtle beach South Carolina. The woman was black and the police said they pulled over because of a tail light. They found a small amount of marijuana in her car and she was given the option to avoid charges if she told them where she got marijuana. As one officer later put it, she was asked quote who she knows. She, says she did know someone, but she didn't know his full name. She only knew him as Jules. My name is Julian bitten and right now. I'm in a Conway South Carolina. The police drove the woman to Julian Buttons apartment. They wired her with a hidden video camera and audio recorder, and then they gave her a hundred dollars and told her ass. Julian button to sell her marijuana. Julian is black and in two thousand fifteen. He was thirty years old. It was a friend of Mario de time girlfriend it was. She had some problems after father who died, so she had a medical discharge from the military. And she had asked me for some and I gave her some in first, and they told her to come back and buy from me, so that's what she did. The woman came out with what police recorded as approximately seven grams of marijuana. She'd done what the officers asked her to do, but something had gone wrong with the video recording. So they waited a few weeks, gave her hundred more dollars and drove her back to Julian Ben's house. What I didn't expect her to come back and buy. That was kind of strange that she came back and wanted to buy was like okay. We'll hear what that's not naming. are this ain't something is going become a habit? She would for her because I knew her situation I don't know I think I think she was pretty much more scared than anything when police stopped. If, they if she didn't give some if she didn't give a person gave. It's award that she was going to go to jail and Louis, her military benefits. On the second visit. The woman bought approximately eight grams. And there a video recording. This gave officers from the Fifteenth Circuit Drug Enforcement Unit probable cause to get a search warrant for Julian Ben's apartment. The Fifteenth Circuit Drug, enforcement. Unit pulls together. Officers for multiple police departments across Ori- and Georgetown counties in South Carolina. It stated intention is to create a multi jurisdictional multi-agency task force to address major drug enterprises. When you look at the operational plan, the Drug Enforcement Unit created for their search of Julian Buttons apartment. The first thing you see is their insignia. Large drawing of a skull and crossbones in front of a marijuana leaf. There's also a sword and a lightning bolt. Underneath that her a sort of motto. Serving Our community. One dealer at a time. I'm phoebe judge. This is criminal. Julian vet lived in a building with four apartments in Myrtle beach. On April sixteenth two thousand fifteen. Just before three o'clock in the afternoon, his next door neighbor Santos Garcia was outside working on his moped. Julie Ben was inside playing video games. Julian pause the game to go to the bathroom. And upon coming out of my bathroom, I hear, allow bone and I'm thinking my name upstairs. Neighborhood dropped something. That's all heard. Was it would okay? What are you doing? Upstairs was kind of a thought, but as I'm looking up getting ready to say that my aparicio's se objects coming at me in my living room. So, I'm trying to process de step back and reach for my gun because it was terrifying with the hell. Is this and I mean it was just a reflex. Be Reaching for my first first thing defense. Did you hear a knock debate. Announce themselves. No no, not at all. No. The next door neighbor cintos Garcia said that he'd been standing there and all of a sudden several cars appeared. He, said quote. A white car pulled up into my front yard. Right in front of me. One of the men who got out of it pointed a rifle directly at me. I was told to get down and I immediately did. I was five feet from Julian's front porch and door. Without stopping several of the men who had just arrived immediately went up into Julian's front porch and bastion his door. None of the men announced that they were police. no-one knocked on his door. No one waited any period of time for him to come to the door. And then Santos. Garcia said within two seconds of the men bashing Julian's door. I heard multiple gunshots that sounded like automatic weapons.
"georgetown county" Discussed on Newsradio 1200 WOAI
"You for your head hit the pillow. you're smart. twelve hundred W. away I and I heart radio I set your alarm the show and it was so transparent was so obvious. that they were some of our callers they don't start out for example is a little. it was in the Joe's isn't again I'm a conservative I've always bought. and then here would come the liberalism. or here would come whatever the part but they always started out as a conference. and you can always if if you are a sensitive human life I am if you are very situationally aware like I am you can recognize sycophancy the moment you hear it or the moment you see it. sycophancy is one of the most in solving behavioral patterns or. techniques at least to me because it's fake phony lying flattery. love what I whatever you want to call it they're making it all up and it instantly if possible by may. and so we would have fun with them Mr snowed only words okay got a couple some of our callers on made them think that they fooled me and then I would may be set up in a way take call anyway there has been more information gleaned. since we last spoke about this even more data even more detail about the seminar caller operation run by the Clinton White House. yeah I I I I remember Dick Morris. back when he used to appear with all right away. I'm a fox news channel and all Riley will. Dick Morris tried a couple of times and it didn't work but he tried other clans didn't care about radio bill they didn't care about right there number one look like a fox knows bothers a bill factional is really bugged the clock but but but but but not all men and corporate radio. and I would run into Dick Morris in Washington at the Georgetown county come up to me wink at me let me tell you how much you really bugged him can you start getting a little details. so anyway this whole seminar caller thing was was started because of this program it was the one that plays in media that Clinton was not being idolized. and and Clinton had the kind of person that only if he's in a room and a hundred people ninety nine light came in one thousand healing nor the ninety nine focus on the one. and try.
"georgetown county" Discussed on NewsRadio 1080 KRLD
"Have the king tied at high tide we might see more than seven feet of storm surge in some areas are you seeing evacuations already in that area Labor Day weekend we were packed with tourists so the first concern was to get out as many people as possible and we were able to do so in the Orange County grand strand area without any lane reversal so people were heeding the warnings early on but as of yesterday Monday at noon there was a mandatory evacuation of light now they're not going to arrest people for not leaving their highly encouraging people to leave we did have some congestion on the way out but now it's wide open more more people are continually that specially the people who live here if they decide to stay then they risk not being able to be rescued because the city government and the first responders will not be allowed to rescue people if the conditions are dangerous for the rescue workers so that the rest of people you know are taking by not heeding the mandatory evacuation warnings our first responders getting ready for this well but there are there fully staffed right now our emergency up. in centers are all up and running we have our shelters open we have about six shelters open in the orient Georgetown county areas they are making sure that people are prepared with the information they've begun you know they have apps in play and website then they have policing involved now what they're doing is based can create pull policing during especially in the evacuation zone because people are always concerned about looting or any type of of storm damage that might happen to their home that they were not there to to kind of mitigate so there is a step up in police saying of course all hands on deck we're not expecting anything like that happening here because we don't feel like they're going to be that much damage but we just don't know the track of the storm is we're still in the cone of uncertainty at the moment so it could change you know at any moment this is Kelly from W. T. K. and radio in myrtle beach South Carolina. we are a lead time to check your money after a second mass shooting in Texas in the past month including twenty two killed at in el Paso Walmart.
"georgetown county" Discussed on WRVA
"Damage and patients had to be evacuated people from Las Vegas to the Pacific coast reported feeling the quake one man was killed and several others injured in a lightning strike in South Carolina witnesses say people were enjoying the holiday near the Black River in Georgetown county when a sudden storm blew in lightning struck a tree and several people nearest a dispatcher heard on broadcastify images of the area show all that's left behind after that deadly lightning strike is a straw hat and some birch tree branches Moreau Vera ABC news bombers police a helicopter flying from big grand que to fort Lauderdale has crashed killing seven Americans on board listening to ABC news hi it's Jeff Katz you know as a former police officer I can say there's no profession more exciting a rewarding every day brings you a new challenge they're all unique maybe you're investigating an armed robbery on Monday or rescuing a run away dog on Tuesday Wednesday it's your turn to help children learn not to use drugs and then you're helping a senior citizen to their feet after tumble on Thursday most people of course look forward to Saturday and Sunday is their days to relax with family but for police officers the weekends are just like regular workdays well I'd at least like to make Friday a special day for police officers here in the R. V. eight that's why I have created blue Friday on the last Friday of each month newsradio eleven forty W. RBA will honor a local police officer who is gone above and beyond a man or woman who embodies the best of the batch you see our police work each and every day so you need to help us to pay tribute to our local heroes maybe there's an officer who helped you through an especially difficult time go to W. R. V. a dot com key word blue tell us their story and then the last Friday of each month on blue Friday will honor them bill each get a hundred dollar gift card from our friends at heritage Chevrolet markets were closed on Wall Street for.
"georgetown county" Discussed on WBT Charlotte News Talk
"So if you're looking for a little something to do this weekend. You can go ride that eighty foot tall. Giant ferris wheel in the centre city. It will be up and running for about a week. Of course, every Friday at this time we like to give you options for the weekend. And that is always wire, buddy. Charles Jenkin is here. Good evening, Mark. Hello, charles. He's here every Friday with one mission in mind, Mark. Yes. Traveling. I am let's coach. He had tried the decaf. All right. So where are we going this weekend? All right. I gotta tell you one of the most picturesque destinations for folks and the greater Charlotte area. Weekend. Yeah. It's about four hours drive from here. It's practice. The best four hour drive for a destination. Okay. I'm talking about Georgetown county, South Carolina police island. Oh, yeah. The hammock land. Exactly. Yeah. They make hammocks on Polydor island. Yeah. I spoke with Jennifer Norman who with the Georgetown county chamber of commerce, we called towards downtown the South Carolina coast, everything between Myrtle Beach and Charleston to kind of the beginning of the low country in South Carolina from towns that are in our county our garden city Merle's inlet Shelby Polly's island at Georgetown, gorgeous area. We love it here, and you really close to us. I mean, that's just a fantastic getaway. If you live in the Charlotte area year round, wouldn't you say, yeah, we have a ton of visitors that come from Charlotte. It seems to be a really popular area destination for people that live in the Charlotte area the Debra area and Polly's island. Feel a lot of people own homes have second home or rent vacation homes there for those who want to come down that way where and what activities would you recommend they check into? Well, we definitely want to go out to Polly's island. The island is a tiny little barrier island three miles long a quarter mile wide it. There's two causeways that take you out to the island, and you could rent homes there. But there's also lots of public beach access people can part and walk in a favorite pastime. There is to look for the Polly's island show is very abundant there. It's a special kind of. So people say that if you find a police Allen show that you're blasted. You'll always come back. I love police island, my wife, and I have stayed at the ocean front Litchfield in and that's just a great location. That's one of our only restaurants is on the beach, Georgetown county, so people love if you want that truth sort of beach resort feel that ocean front Litchfield is is the place to be I would highly recommend it. But again. When you've got so many places within your county that folks can go to and enjoy Merle's inlet is an amazing play. We have the Marsh walk there, which connects all the restaurants. Are we call with and let South Carolina's capital? Yes. I'm from Junkin jacks and the wicked tuna kids can ride pirate. But there you can do dolphins sunset. There's just so much to do in Merle's inlet very close to their brook green gardens internationally renown for American sculpture. And you know, the side of former rice plantations that's been conserved and has these and sculpture and boat tours and all kinds of things on the walk my neck, which is the area between the welcome. I river and the Atlantic Ocean. That is excellent and for information for the whole area for Georgetown, hammock, toast, SC dot com. Wow. I'm ready for a little beach trip. So the kids can ride a boat down there a pirate ship cool. Amazing. How many attractions things you can do? Now. Even though summers. That's right. Yeah. The best thing about right now is the cost. Really, it is so inexpensive. Yeah. My wife, and I have stayed at the ocean front Litchfield in on police island. Okay. If you wanted to stay tonight rooms start at seventy nine dollars at a good hotel on a weekend in front hotel. Really? Yeah. I know deal off season. Well, that's true. So there you go. All right. Make plans you have get down police island. Georgetown county. All the information is at hammock coast, SC dot com. You're very much. Thank you, Mark. Appreciate you always coming by hero Fridays. Charles it is six twenty nine. And as I mentioned short show tonight. Tar heel basketball in a minute or so wrap with some tech news of interest. If you've got an iphone eight, which I do or an iphone ten apple is added again slowing down your internet on the phone to save battery life, FOX on. We're just about a year away from Apple's admission that they were slowing down older phones called throttling. They said it was because as batteries age they weren't able to handle the needs of phones. So slowing them down would prevent phones from shutting down or locking up a year later, and it seems they're doing it. Again, this time with the iphone eight eight plus and ten which came out just last year. An update to the software powering the phone IOS, twelve point one includes the slowdowns though, this time as a feature users can control inside the system settings for the battery users will find an additional option for battery health there. You will see just how much life your battery has left, and you can enable or disabled the throttling. Feature batteries have a finite amount of life. Each recharge cycle takes a toll on the battery. And in time, they do hold less power. Apple still faces several class action lawsuits because of last year's battery gate, I O S twelve point one is available for download now with FOX on tech. Brett Larson, Fox News. AM charlotte. Tell.
Coast Guard & Navy search SC for missing plane after crash
"And remained on the scene. Yesterday. Officials say five people were on board the aircraft which departed from Georgetown county Thursday morning, and then somehow disappeared over the Atlantic Ocean. The flight was. Bound for the Bahamas. Well election day, Tuesday, November sixth is just a little over a week away. But millions of Americans have already made up their minds and voted it's expected about forty percent of midterm election voters will vote early and in states that have opened voting centres weeks before election day that figure will be even higher aren't in. Michigan is director of the Fox News decision desk. Insist the trend means campaigns need to close earlier, and it means that the messages have to be more carefully tailored to get that vote. But it's it's a trend that I think we're definitely going to continue to see Michigan says it's unlikely early voting can build new support for either party, but it can guarantee likely voters are definite voters in Washington, Jared Halpern, Fox News. Sports. It's back to being town for game five the Red Sox on the brink of another World Series title winning game four and dramatic fashion. They're resilient Boston. Red Sox are within one victory of winning the World Series again down four nothing versus the dodgers in Los Angeles game three Saturday night. The Red Sox scored three runs in the seventh inning one of the eighth and five more than is to be LA nine to six to take a commanding three games to one lead in the best of seven series. Dodgers broke a scoreless tie with four runs in the sixth. Y'all hit a three run home run. But then Boston got two out three run pitch at home run for Mitch Moreland and one inning later, a two-out game-tying blast from Steve Pierce who were the night clear the basis with a double the Red Sox held on to win nine to six game. Five eight fifteen eastern tonight on FOX do or die for the dodgers. Fox's Jared max college football from yesterday. Number two, Clemson handed Florida state its worst home loss in program history. Fifty nine to ten victory yesterday in Tallahassee. The tar heels lose to Virginia thirty one twenty one with the win the Cavaliers qualify for postseason bowl game for the second year in a row in NBA action. The Hornets lose a squeaker to the seventy Sixers one five to one zero three and Kyle Busch has won the pole at martinsville speedway to open the third round of nascar's playoffs. Now, here's Sharon with more sports Cam Newton through seven the Panthers rainy practice today. And he's not listed on the final injury report headed into Sunday's game against the ravens receiver Torrey. Smith will miss the game against the team that drafted him though. He's out with a knee injury and rookie safety. Rashad golden is doubtful. With an ankle injury. Ravens from Bank of America stadium this afternoon here on WBZ pregame pre-game kicks off at ten at WBZ. We lead local. I'm Geoff Atkinson WBZ news ride home with a hall of Famer a school cook. And Nebraska has been fired after he added kangaroo meat
Flooding persists in Carolinas, nearly two weeks after Florence
"It's been two weeks since hurricane Florence hit the Carolinas and those states are still dealing with flooding people in South Carolina's Horry, and Georgetown counties are being warned until limit travel. Still is rivers are still flooded the rivers cresting, but there's still no telling how much damage is done because the waters. Have yet to recede.
Flood forecasts for coastal South Carolina are ongoing
"Hurricane Florence's long gone except in the Carolinas. Fficials in South Carolina are asking for patience as flood waters from hurricane. Florence continue to move through the state. Here's FEMA administrator Brock long lot of the country thinks that Florence came and went, but unfortunately, a lot of that water. It takes for weeks for the process down. There's good news for Georgetown county where flooding predictions have gone from five to ten feet down to two to four feet. That's still higher than hurricane. Matthews floods in twenty sixteen here, South Carolina. Governor Henry McMaster, this is unprecedented. And we are still in full. Battle mode early estimates show about two thousand homes have been damaged, but those numbers are considered.
"georgetown county" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880
"I'm Jim shanavie new sex related allegations against supreme court nominee. Brad Kavanagh from a woman represented by Michael Abernathy, the same lawyer who represents stormy Daniels and her allegations against President Trump. The president called avenue of third rate lawyer who is good at making false accusations. Name Steven Portnoy in New York, where before he chaired a UN Security Council meeting. The president said he wished Republicans had acted sooner to confirm cavenaugh push it through. Weeks ago? Which is what I would prefer. Those remarks came before Michael Abernathy released the affidavit from Kavanagh's latest accuser. Mr. Trump has cast doubts on the stories of Christine Blasi Ford, and Deborah Ramirez and called their charges part of a democratic con John Cavanagh called these latest allegations out of the twilight zone Iran's president Hassan Rohani's predicting the US will eventually rejoin that international nuclear deal brokered in part by President Obama. President Trump had a different message for the UN today. I ask all members of the Security Council to work with the United States to ensure the Iranian regime changes its behavior and never acquires a nuclear bomb. The president also promised the UN some good news on North Korea in the weeks and months ahead. His secretary of state Mike Pompeo is headed to Pyongyang next month to set the stage for a second Trump Kim summit the messages that we've been receiving from chairman Kim have been very consistent. They are that he. He is intent on denuclearizing understand that he understands the scope of that. And what that means been very consistent in his commitment to delivering on that promise we need to find our way forward to achieve that for the world. Federal Reserve ramps up two days of meetings today. It's expected to move interest rates higher by a quarter point CBS news business analyst Jill Schlesinger. Well. If you've got an adjustable rate mortgage or home equity line of credit or a home equity loan. These are often linked to those short term interest rates that the fed controls. And so the rate hike will impact the payment either immediately, depending on the type of loan or when the loan next adjusts and the fate is just raised that rate. A quarter point end anticipates three more rate hikes yet this year rivers continued rise in South Carolina and flooding is for some new evacuations. Governor Henry master, this is unprecedented. And we are still in full battle mode in Georgetown county in Orange County warning has not yet Christian. Conway has certainly not crested in soccer steams, not crested in Georgetown. So we're still fighting on Wall Street, the Dow is now up eighty nine points. This is CBS news. To experience relief. From muscle cramps in your legs and feet, use theraworx relief fast acting foam get theraworx relief today in the pain relief file at your local pharmacy or theraworxrelief dot com. More.
"georgetown county" Discussed on Newsradio 700 WLW
"Later Wednesday afternoon and evening to me, it kind of sounds like the activity that remains in place tonight should probably continue to to weaken in intensity thunderstorms, but most likely not reaching the severe levels as the overnight hours progress, but then with the daytime heating in the afternoon into the evening hours Wednesday. Things further to the east will begin maybe seen some more of these thunderstorms areas. They tell us from New York City Philadelphia Baltimore, Washington DC Ma Boston maybe over toward the Pittsburgh area. We could see some additional thunderstorms was symbolically heavy rain in parts of the deep south and southeast today as well. But most of those would remain below the severe limit. So just your general rod of the bills, showers and thunderstorms. Well, we're still dealing with real issues real problems in the Carolinas. With more than a week after Florence made landfall believe it or not. There are still new evacuations that are taking place around the Carolinas as the swollen rivers that have reached record heights continue to push water further downstream. While the little PD river in South Carolina, crested further upstream. It's still actually above major flood stage. The walkabout river near Conway, South Carolina is forecast to reach a record stage of twenty two feet today at some point Wednesday. And remain above those record levels into the weekend. Multiple meandering rivers such as the PD. The Lynch's the black and the Walker mom all converge on the Georgetown county, South Carolina lowlands, which is where the surge of water will now focus over the next week. They tell us now looking at some of the photo says the waters continue to rise and rise in Conway ahead of the intitiated historic flooding. The Georgetown county South Carolina government issued mandatory evacuations impacting nearly eight thousand people residents who live in flood zones along the intercoastal waterway, the walk them all river the PD river or who live in areas that may not be a flood zone, but may become isolated due to the road conditions. Are strongly urged to consider evacuating for your own safety and the safety of first responders. They parts of the city of Georgetown could see floodwaters ten feet deep, according to the flood mapping service, Georgetown, of course, is located about an hour south west of Myrtle Beach residents in need of avacuated were directed to several areas shelters that have been set up at local hospital. The mayor says the work has been done. Now, we just need to pray law enforcement officials announcing they were sending officers to Georgetown to help with recovery and evacuations. High water rescue vehicles have also been stockpiled and over two million sandbags have been placed on roadways throughout South Carolina. Right now, they tell us over two thousand national guard guard soldiers and airmen have deployed to the PD area to help construct flood barriers and devise secondary plans of action where the the highway seventeen ocean highway bridges converge at walk them, all and the great PD with rivers. Highway seventeen and all the bridges were still open as of Tuesday morning. I guess they had -ticipant that may be changing the AP reported that many store owners, then the city's main business district were clearing out their inventory and moving things to higher ground. Everything is just absolutely nerve wracking there. All right. So it's still potentially in the wake of Florence. A deadly system. The death toll at least forty seven have died across the Carolinas and Virginia from this storm. And it sounds like based on the anticipating flooding into thousands that have been evacuated for those who stay behind. They could run the risk of drowning. Meanwhile, there will be some rains moving into the eastern boast coastal areas of the Carolinas and that would be from our latest invest there is good news over the past twenty four hours. There were some forecast talking about potentially one to three inches of rainfall out of this which would not pay would they they weren't wanting to hear that looks more like at best. We'll be talking maybe an inch of rainfall. Is this little disturbance moves through? We'll give you more on that coming up in a bit. But so there you go a western portions of the country aside from some shower activity back in New Mexico. Pretty much everything from the code is to Texas westward is fairly high and dry tonight. So not a bad night to be moving freight out west weather update, a service of our friends at travelcenters of America. Great to have your with us as we roll into a Wednesday. We call it home day, right? And Mr. motorcoach going to be joining us tonight coming up right after we get the latest what's going on in the world of racing with shag here on America's truck network. The recent report. America's trucking network. JT.
Florence's final act: Record flooding likely on South Carolina coast
"The white residents of the coastal South Carolina city or stacking up the sandbags a woman in Georgetown, South Carolina is stacking up the sandbags around her home, which was built before the American revolution. As the story goes there are homes in the area that haven't flooded since they were built before the revolution that could change with hurricane Florence's last act. It's expected to cause record flooding down river in Georgetown county, South Carolina. Eight thousand people have been warned to evacuate power is slowly being restored to the Carolinas, but thousands are still without electricity. The storm killed forty six people when it hit the Carolinas almost two weeks
"georgetown county" Discussed on AM 970 The Answer
"Hour from townhall dot com. Patrick fos rather than Trump says the accusations against surpreme court nominee. Brad Kavanagh are not true. And Democrats know it the president says Democrats are pushing allegations even they don't believe the Democrats are playing a year. Con game. He blasted the way the style aggression against capital, whom Debra Ramirez says exposed himself at at Yale dorm party was totally neighboring was all messed up. Jim. Oh, gee, let's not make supreme court judge. Meantime, Senate Republicans have hired a female lawyer to handle questioning during Thursday's hearing with cavenaugh and his other accuser, Christine Blasi Ford. Saga megani? At the white residents of the coastal South Carolina said he are stacking up the sandbags a woman in Georgetown, South Carolina is stacking up the sandbags around her home, which was built before the American revolution. As the story goes there are homes in the area that haven't flooded since they were built before the revolution that could change with hurricane Florence's last act. It's expected to cause record flooding down river in Georgetown county, South Carolina. Eight thousand people have been warned to evacuate power is slowly being restored in the Carolinas. But thousands are still without electricity. The storm killed forty six people when it hit the Carolinas almost two weeks ago. I'm Rita Foley. Cosby's accusers say. A comedian got what he deserved when a judge sentenced him to prison for sexual assault. Some of the women who allege Cosby drugged and raped them spoke out Tuesday after he was sentenced to three the ten years behind bars. Houston, Victoria, Valentino says this is a great.
"georgetown county" Discussed on WBBM Newsradio
"Corridors have not yet confirmed that Oakland police say four men have been arrested and charged with kidnapping police say the alleged kidnapping happened Thursday morning on one hundred I street, just east of Cicero avenue. It was supposed retaliation for a stabbing that had happened in the city of Chicago. But the twenty four year old kidnapping victim had not been involved in it police say the victim was forced out of the vehicle at knife point, Oakland, police tracked down the suspects to sixtieth and Elizabeth in the city and arrested the four they're all being held without bond. The victim had minor facial injuries Bernie to foia NewsRadio on one or five point nine FM. The storm that was hurricane. Florence is not finished with. Carolina thousands of South Carolina residents in Georgetown county are being warned to evacuate ahead of flood waters. That may be ten feet high county spokeswoman Jackie broach acres it's possible that letting won't be as bad as predicted that certainly what we hope for. But it's better to be a little inconvenience now to have your home prepared to go ahead and make your evacuation plan. One good piece of news North Carolina's governor says I ninety five is reopened to traffic now for the first time since the floods. The storm is blamed for forty three deaths. It hit the Carolinas on September fourteenth. I'm Rita Foley. And Associated Press review finds that drug prices keep going up despite presidential promises as a candidate. Donald Trump repeatedly proclaimed drug companies are getting away with murder and that as president he would get prices down as recently as may he predicted massive voluntary cuts were imminent that has not happened. In fact, an exhaustive study of pharmaceutical prices finds increases vastly outnumber decreases. From January to July. There have been forty six price cuts in major name brand drugs and more than forty four hundred price increases, health and Human Services Secretary, Alex as ARA former Eli Lilly, executive says the markets complicated..
South Carolina braces for possible record flooding from Florence
"This point record flooding is coming this week in South Carolina. It's being caused by hurricane Florence more than a week after it already hit ten feet of floodwaters expected Tuesday from the still rising PD and walk them. All rivers says coastal, Georgetown county, South Carolina, spokesman Randy acres. It's an unprecedented event a local high school and middle school or designated evacuation shelters. So most of the rivers in the state of the state of South Carolina do drain into our local day. So we're expecting that flooding to be making its way down here over the course of the next week floodwaters already up to the second floor of homes, north west of
"georgetown county" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"Philadelphia. A week later in the aftermath of hurricane Florence still being felt in the Carolinas today six to eight thousand people in South Carolina who being told to prepare for evacuation that's due to flooding expected in rivers and coastal regions. A spokeswoman fin. Georgetown county says two rivers are expected to crashed about ten feet above flood stage. Georgetown county is opening shelters for those who evacuated schools in the county are closed until further notice up in Maine, some good news. If you're loose or a driver WBZ's art Cohen explains officials in Maine. Moose are doing. Well, there the moose population is up a bit while the number of moose vehicle. Collisions is down. The Portland press herald reports that officials say vehicle crashes with Mussa dropped from almost six hundred fifty ten years ago to just under three hundred last year this year, so far there have been just over one hundred fifty officials don't have an explanation for the drop but point out that drivers should look for moose warning signs. And the main department of transportation website offers tips for drivers and avoiding a collision with the moose which can cause damage injury or even be fatal. And it's not good for the moose either. Art, Cohen WBZ News Radio. Ten thirty a US air force pilot from Rhode Island who went missing after his plane was shot down over Vietnam. More than fifty years ago will be buried with full military honors Colonel Frederick matter of Cranston will be laid to rest at the Rhode Island veteran's memorial cemetery in Exeter. His remains were. Returned to the US in July by the government of Vietnam matter was on a mission when he was shot down back in nineteen sixty five he ojected from his plane and then try to get away from the enemy in the mid west, Indiana. School bus driver is fired. She faces charges accused of allowing students to take the wheel forty say the students cell phone video shows bus driver, Joe Andrea to haven Makati giving kids lessons on how to drive the.
"georgetown county" Discussed on KTOK
"Someone they can trust. Our job is to cut through the talking points. Martha McCallum we're going to ask the tough questions because there's a lot of conventional wisdom out there that needs to be challenged. What I'm doing is making sure that whatever is develops through the day. People are fully informed from coast to coast. We're twenty four seven news, but really down to the mint. We're going to be fearless. We're going to be fair. Whether it's four AM midnight were there news channel real news. Real honest opinion a deadly head on crash in Arizona people were killed when two vehicles collided on a highway south of Phoenix Wednesday night. The Arizona department of public safety saying Chevy suburban carrying nine people was traveling northbound when a Buick travelling southbound slammed into it authorities don't know why the Buick veered into the wrong lane the deaths including both people in the Buick and six in the Chevy four of the Chevys occupants were illegal immigrants. Steve rappoport. Fox News herring for a flood. Like they've never seen before officials in Georgetown county North Carolina saying it's too early to know how high the flood waters from hurricane. Florence will get governor Reich Cooper with an update on recovery. Effort more than forty seven hundred people have been saved twice as many. As in Matthew ficials from several agencies in North Carolina, urging people to not traveled in several areas of the southeast part of the state because many roads are impassable. The remains of two US soldiers killed in the Korean war have been positively identified after North Korean to North Korea turned over dozens of remains in July was part.
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"Heard what sounded like a vehicle creeping behind her two men jumped from a pale blue rusted van and tried to pull her into the vans interior rhonda manage to elbow one of them in the face hard enough that his nose started bleeding into face that's right she broke free and luckily she was not taken captive that day so police she told police that the van was driven by a third man so van being driven by dude two guys jump out of the van try to grab try to snatch her up now we don't know how police made the connection to their eventual suspect but within a week they arrested a man from mcclellan ville in connection with the kidnapping attempt this is thirty seven year old sean taylor he is charged with attempted kidnapping and first degree assault law enforcement agencies executed a search at sean taylor's home on old collins creek road in charleston county near the georgetown county line one of the things police seized in the search was a stolen truck which they linked to a homicide and charleston county the van used in the attempted kidnapping of rondo was never located rhonda picked sean taylor out of a lineup the fact that this attempted of duchesne was conducted in broad daylight right near the blue water resort similar to the circumstances under which britney disappeared could not and should not be ignored and the same multi jurisdictional task force investigating britney's case also investigated rhonda's case now who is sean taylor well get ready to be impressed captain i'm super excited get your po s ready actually let's do plural it should be persons are you never mind on let me get pieces we go i'm ready okay okay who is.
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"In its 602 north charleston police investigating a late night shooting in the thirty five hundred block of admiral drive the call came in just after ten of victim was found transported to muse for treatment but no other details have been made available as suspect in a west ashley sunday night's shooting says that he shot twenty four year old kori gave andrzej would circle in selfdefence twenty two year old tailing green is charged with murder green says he was driving along hazelwood drive at the time green says it he shot gave after he was threatened details of what promises did that threat still not clear in colloton county walter boro police investigating a doubles shooting it's believed to victims were shot at a business on hampton street and walter burrow one victim shot in the leg the other shot in the foot while to burrow police continue to look for suspects it was reported yesterday that a student at georgetown county middle school brought a thirty eight caliber handgun to school on wednesday another school of school student reported it to officials and the student with the gun was removed from the classroom the gun was found in the students code pocket it was not loaded and the search of the student found he had no bullets on him no reason revealed as to why he brought the unloaded gun to class later on wednesday another student a second student arrested in same investigation of the students said first arrested has been recommended for expulsion and as we said the incident remains under investigation here in the low country there have been a number of incidents where students like this one we just told you about were found to be in possession of a firearm either in their vehicles are in their backpacks this week a woman who lost her daughter in the 2012 sandy hook elementary school shootings spoke to school students on pauly's island michelle gay now advises schools nationwide on how to respond in.
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"It's also precarious for those first responders who are out there trying to work these scenes on what has amounted to a skating rink now this is five twenty six this is at 28 that's the port is that what we're looking at there it looks like the answers yeah so you have some trucks over there the port shut operations down attend yet ten o'clock so they have been adjusting net throughout the day originally this morning we were on the beer with a deuce to today there were hoping for one o'clock they had adjusted its one o'clock they shut it down even earlier at ten o'clock and that's probably what we see here with these trucks but also some cl trucks that are very close together it's dangerous everywhere and you are out there earlier win the freezing rain just started and so can you imagine what the conditions are right now we went out there you were sliding around and now absolutely this is getting worse swollen you've got this person this continued prolonged period a freezing rain along the coastline and you noticed this area is really from the coast back even west seventeen is where were seen these prolonged periods of freezing rain we do have a little bit of good news starting to show up down around beaufort also that to you in just a second but we're starting to see this really move up the coastline and so reports now of freezing rain up into georgetown county where the radar is sending back returns there were seen a little bit of snow mixing in back towards king's tree into pleasant hill trial down towards lane jamestown in amongst corner and seat steven right now no official reports out of there yet but the reiter returns are that this looks to me to be a very uh rather heavy area of precipitation moving through the somerville area into north charleston and then into the wando area we've got that continue freezing rain here along sullivan's island the aisle a palms down towards folly beaches well this is a little more mix city look back towards wando and into that five twenty six luke where he probably got some sleet mixing.
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"And the atf agents continue to probe the monday night explosion in a home on share in court police say it was not math lab that blew injuring one person in the home identified is 33yearold eric smith he receives severe burns to the hands and face and was transported to the agusta burn center this neighbor tried to help and his shed doors i just open i didn't do anything that it will data here's until i bo bided his second lead at a you have bunch a hollerin' and not as the day when i look you could see on on his hands and knees screaming in the aftermath the investigation turned up some unidentified chemicals along with fireworks were reports say they're speculation that smith may have been trying to devise an incendiary device of some sort as we said that investigation continues south carolina highway patrol reports in arrest yesterday afternoon involved in a monday night fatal hit and run in georgetown county 22yearold william colton fulton is now charged with leaving the scene an accident involving yes and also charged with operating a vehicle without insurance fulton reportedly surrendered to law enforcement yesterday the pedestrian was hitting killed monday night around nine fifteen along highway fifty one georgetown county coroner's office has yet to release the identity of that victim traffic along savannah highway and dobbin road was blocked for a motorcycle accident back on saturday night around 800 pm the deceased now identified as forty four yearold juda res the charleston county sheriff's office reports reese appeared to be travelling along seventeen at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his bike he was thrown from um it he was pronounced dead at usc city of north charleston is funding a drainage steady and pepper hill community that neighborhood has been very prone to flooding the one thousand year floods of october 2015 had water inundating homes throughout out that neighborhood a year later hurricane matthew brought more high water residents say they're sick of it and now in law be studied there is a new effort underway in.
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"The identity of the motorcyclists killed saturday night an accident out on highway seventeen and dobbin road has been revealed charleston county coroner's office identifies the deceased is forty four yearold juda reese he died of injuries name usc sc deputies say that race was riding along highway seventeen at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his bike at accident were told is still under investigation while the victim of a fatal hit and run in georgetown monday night is still not been identified the suspect in the crime surrendered to police yesterday a 22yearold william colton fulton is now charged with leaving the scene of an accident involving death and driving without insurance he was charged dan brought to the georgetown county jail the fatal hit and run happened monday night out on highway 51 monks corner police in asia t f agents continue to investigate the monday night explosion that happened at a home on share it in court the homeless searched following the blast dan reportedly various chemicals and fireworks were found monks corner police chief says this was not a meth lab that blew up monday evening the blast did send the occupancy the home to the burn center in augusta he's identified is the 33yearold eric smith he suffered serious burns to his face and hands preliminary investigation suggest that the victim was attempting to make an incendiary device of some sort or when the blast happened that investigation in continues north charleston police are not only combating the criminal element every day there are also getting illegal guns off the streets during the first seven months of this year north charleston police chief petty drinkers says three hundred an eight individuals have been arrested on weapons charges four hunt jordan 23 illegal guns seized so where these guns coming from chief dregger says that one out of every four seized guns are stolen guns taken from unlocked vehicles you don't won't people rummaging through your car at.
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"Of the shooting the restaurant shooting wear a disgruntled disgruntled fired dishwasher shotton kill the executive chef at the restaurant anthony whidden by the way that said gunman thomas burns remains hospitalized in in usc these sessions will be held in partnership with training force usa at the invitation of the sheriff's office the floridabased organization also held such free sessions for the faithbased community following the charleston church shootings of june 2015 more information on these can be obtained from from the charleston county sheriff's office reports say a pedestrian was killed last night when that person was hit by a vehicle at happen around nine thirty last night on highway fifty one in georgetown county the driver of the vehicle fled the scene the pedestrians name has still not been released an explosion at a monk corner home last night sent one person to the burn center in augusta with severe burns a home explosion happened on share it in court as six homes in uh surround near that home had to be evacuated during the investigation which involved the police charleston county sheriff's office bomb squad an atf agents it still not known what caused that blast and what mess just after nine o'clock yesterday morning our rig overturned 26 eastbound at the 194 mile marker that closed 26 traffic eastbound and a westbound it closed for hours in both directions a tractor trailer was carrying a hazardous kind of substance the truck was from a company in new york it was carrying a load to page land south carolina the accident men 26 was closed for most of the day while the wreck was cleaned up along with a spill in sports the river dogs back in action tonight taking on hickory in catch all the action live right here beginning at 705 on twelve fifty wtma wtmj news time now 606 make sure your radio dialogue pro fifty wtma.
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"Dot com good morning i'm cheri bernardi it is six two and no doubt you spend some of your weekend watching the hurricane harvey devastation continue in southeast taxes that event still has a few more days to go and will continue to watch that but in a way we are also watching weather in what could become a tropical storm tropical storm watches have been posted forum georgetown county up through the outer banks of north care liner count onto meteorologist josh martyrs says these this disturbance should not be a surprise as this little bit of disturb the weather was watched a week before last monday's eclipse and at what could give us of course nothing like what texas is getting this is a very weak tropical dister it's not even a tropical storm yet but i think during the day to day this may become irvine it could become early here in the next few hours as got past just off our coasts going to give us and gusty wind going to give a survey by the way emergency officials are asking you stay out of the waters off the coast u2 surfers as conditions are ripe for rip current sansom pretty strong ones at that even if you are a strong swimmer north charleston police investigating a shooting from sunday that left one person wounded happened on admiral drive the shooting victim was transported to the hospital for treatment and no other information has been released at least ems and police were called to owens drive near lincoln ville road after a somerville man was struck by a norfolk in southern train happened around four thirty yesterday afternoon the victim died and.