MURRELLS INLET, S.C. (AP) - An event along
the Grand Strand is helping residents to prepare for storms with another
hurricane season under way.
officials from Georgetown and Horry counties as well as the National
Weather Service are sponsoring Stormfest 2012 on Saturday at Inlet
Square Mall in Murrells Inlet.
The event features storm and safety displays and booths and participants include the National Guard and the Red Cross.
There's also a spotter
training course sponsored by the Weather Service and a presentation by
emergency officials on new evacuation plans for the Grand Strand.