NEWS

September 2017

Join us in giving for Lowcountry Giving Day

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Join us in supporting our neighbors, our community, Our Lowcountry. Whether it’s donating to an animal shelter or volunteering your time at a food bank, every moment of giving makes a difference.This year in honor of Lowcountry Giving Day Ravenel Associates will be donating to the...

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Should You Hire a Professional or DIY on Those Home Repairs?

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To DIY or not to DIY? That’s the question on many homeowners’ minds when there’s a repair or home improvement project on their to-do lists. The good news is that you can do plenty of things on your own. But for other projects, you’re better off hiring a licensed contractor, plumber, ...

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Tornado Watches and Flash Flood Warnings

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FIRST ALERT: Tornado Watch for Tri-County until 10 p.m.; flash flood warning until 8:15 p.m.Published: Wednesday, August 30th 2017, 10:01 am EDTUpdated: Monday, September 11th 2017, 6:13 pm EDTBy Live 5 News Web Staff CONNECTBy Ray Rivera, Digital Producer CONNECTBy Patrick Phillips, Digital...

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Recommended Hurricane Supplies

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Although the latest projection has Charleston out of the direct path of Hurricane Irma, due to the size of the storm we are still expected to see tropical force winds and severe flooding. If you haven't already please get prepared. Below is an article from Live 5 News listing the supplies...

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McMaster to make decision on mandatory evacuations Friday evening

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Article from Live5News.comPublished: Friday, September 8th 2017, 12:19 pm EDTFriday, September 8th 2017, 3:27 pm EDTBy Patrick Phillips, Digital Content ManagerWEST COLUMBIA, SC (WCSC/WIS) - South Carolina's governor says he will review the next update to Hurricane Irma's forecast...

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Closings & cancellations prompted by Hurricane Irma

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School, business and road closure lists will change continuously as the storm progresses. To ensure you receive the most up to date information we are providing a link to the WCSC-Live 5 News Closures page below. To view the list of closures provided by Live 5 News please visit...

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Sandbag Distribution

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Local governments are announcing sandbag distributions. Recent post from Live 5 News below:Click here to open page on Live5News.com SANDBAGS: The Lowcountry braces for Hurricane Irma Wednesday, September 6th 2017, 6:22 pm EDTThursday, September 7th 2017, 10:37 am EDTBy Patrick Phillips, Digital...

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Storm Preparedness

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Although it's too early to tell the path that Irma will take, it's better to plan for the worst and hope for the best. Please begin now to put a plan in place to keep yourself and your home safe. Ravenel Associates has an expert team of managers and experience in both pre and post storm management...

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