Whose water is it, anyway?

Let’s just focus on how the mega-farms are draining South Carolina’s rivers, how they’re causing precipitous drops in groundwater levels, how the neighbors’ wells are running dry. You can debate whether being a bad neighbor is the state’s business, but the water we all have to share clearly is the state’s business.

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Tornado hits Prosperity South Carolina neighborhood

Doug Hipp surveys the damage after he rode out a tornado that came across his property in Prosperity South Carolina. He and his neighbors on Stoney Hill Road have damage to large trees and some homes.
tdominick@thestate.com
Tornado hits Prosperity South Carolina neighborhood 0:36

Tornado hits Prosperity South Carolina neighborhood

Frank Martin talks summer plans, newcomers 5:24

Frank Martin talks summer plans, newcomers

Tornado damage in Prosperity SC 0:36

Tornado damage in Prosperity SC

Sheriff Lee Foster says tornado has hit in same area for years 1:01

Sheriff Lee Foster says tornado has hit in same area for years