The Buzz

A blog from The State's political team of Cassie Cope, Jamie Self and Andy Shain. Email tips to thebuzz@thestate.com.

POLITICS: Gov. Nikki Haley to tour storm damage in Aiken, Colleton

02/13/2014 6:32 PM

02/13/2014 6:44 PM

Gov. Nikki Haley will view storm damage and meet with local government officials and utility crews in Aiken and Colleton counties on Friday.

President Barack Obama declared South Carolina a disaster area on Wednesday after the second storm in the past two weeks.

More than 300,000 customers still have no power.

Haley's schedule Friday as released by her office:

• 10:30 a.m.: Visit utility crews at the Aiken Airport
• 11:15 a.m.: Meet with City of Aiken officials at the Aiken Administration and Finance Building
• 1 p.m.: Meet with Colleton County officials and utility crews at Lowcountry Regional Airport in Walterboro
• 2 p.m.: Visit a shelter along at Colleton Middle School in Walterboro
• 2:30 p.m.: Meet with local officials and utility crews at Colleton Middle School in Walterboro

About this blog

@buzzat
thestate

A blog from The State's political team of Cassie Cope, Jamie Self and Andy Shain. Email tips to thebuzz@thestate.com. Follow The Buzz @buzzatthestate. Follow Cassie @cassielcope. Follow Jamie @jamiemself. Follow Andy @andyshain.

Editor's Choice Videos

Join the Discussion

The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service