Kathy the sick, 115-pound loggerhead rescued Wednesday
An Horry County police officer helped save a dying sea turtle Wednesday. Linda Mataya, leader of North Myrtle Beach Sea Turtle Patrol, transported the turtle to Charleston. Photos provided by Linda Mataya
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster said to expect major flooding over the weekend as Tropical Storm Florence continues its track across the state. The storm is expected to dump 15-25 inches of rain across the Grand Strand and PeeDee areas.
The National Weather Service tweeted that Hurricane Florence had already dumped over 15 inches of rain over Morehead City, North Carolina, by 2 p.m. Friday. Several videos by the NWS showed major flooding in the NC town.
The Pamlico River area of North Carolina experienced major flooding from Hurricane Florence on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. Residents from Washington, Chocowinity, Pantego and Belhaven shared these videos on Facebook.
U.S. Air Force Major Stephen Pituch is in control of the U.S. Air Force Reserve 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron's HC-130J Hercules as it turns through the eye of hurricane Florence Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.