[image-1] The S.C. Drought Response Committee has declared an incipient drought for 15 counties, including Charleston County. According to S.C. Department of Natural Resources, An incipient drought means there is a threat of a drought. Source: S.C. Drought Response Committee

According to the U.S. News and World Report, S.C. is the 42nd best state in the country, beaten for the bottom spot by Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, and New Mexico among others at the bottom of the list. The list measures “outcomes for citizens” across a number of areas. Source: U.S. News

Was your card information stolen by a credit card skimmer? A Mount Pleasant inspector has some tips on how to tell whether it’s a legitimate card reader or skimmer. Source: WBTW

Two great white sharks are swimming off-shore. Luna, a 15-foot shark, is off the coast of Charleston in deep water, and little Caroline, coming in at almost 13 feet, is closer to Edisto’s beach. Source: WTOP