There are several things to know when probate an estate in Orangeburg County, South Carolina. Almost all the information you want to know can be found at http://www.sccourts.org/probate/index.cfm?fuseaction=estateAdmin&countyno=38 . The Estate Division of the probate court is located on the first floor of the Orangeburg County Courthouse. The office hours for the estate division of the probate court are 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. [Monday through Friday]. You can contact the office of the probate court at 803) 533-6284 Fax: (803) 533-6279 Email: [email protected] if you have any questions. The office staff of the probate court can be very helpful with answering general questions regarding your situation, but cannot answer any legal questions or give legal advice. There are some areas of probate that you might be able to handle on your own, but for some areas it is best to hire a probate attorney to help you.