Flooding Condition

The Orangeburg Volunteer Fire Department received a call for help from one of our neighbors for a flooding condition. Upon arrival on the scene Assistant Chief Byrne encountered about three and a half feet of water in the basement. The volunteers secured the water, electric and gas and used three portable pumps to remove the

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Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warnings are issued by the National Weather Service when conditions are conducive to the formation of wildfires. Dry conditions combined with high winds and low humidity are the hallmarks of weather conducive to producing large wildfires. In areas where dry thunderstorms are common, the hazards are considered critical and imminent. The three basic

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