Two schools, Georgetown City Hall open for shelters

  • Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Two warming shelters will open in western

portions of Georgetown County tonight.

A shelter at Pleasant Hill Elementary School will open at 7 p.m. The address is 127

Schoolhouse Drive, Hemingway, SC 29554.

A shelter at Andrews Elementary School will open at 7:30 p.m. The address is

13072 County Line Road, Andrews, SC 29510.

***The City of Georgetown has also opened a warming center at City Hall, 120 N. Fraser St.

Unlike shelters, the warming center wont have food available or sleeping space.

warming stations. People seeking admittance at a shelter may want to bring the following


Any medications that will be needed

Blankets, pillows and/or sleeping bags

Eating utensils

One flashlight per person

Identification and valuable papers (such as tax bills, drivers licenses, utility bills)

Baby food and diapers

Cards, games and books

Battery-operated radio

Extra Batteries

Drinking water

First aid kid

Noperishable food



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