WTOC's Friday afternoon headlines

Here are your afternoon headlines from WTOC

WTOC's Melanie Ruberti is talking to a Screven County church that has been burglarized five times in the last few months.

The 55th annual Beaufort Water Festival kicks off today and runs through July 25. WTOC's Lowcountry reporter Jaime Dailey will be live at 4, 5 and 6 p.m. with details on the new commodore and what's new at this year's festival. Be sure to also watch special coverage of the festival at 7:30 p.m. Saturday on WTOC.

WTOC reporter Christy Hutchings is investigating the shooting of an EMT that happened Thursday night on Lester Avenue.

An Army sergeant in Savannah wins $500,000 in the Georgia Lottery. Find out who the lucky winner was who received the winnings at Friday's check presentation ceremony.

It's been a stormy week, mixed with heat advisories. We'll find out from the WTOC-TV SkyTrak Weather Team what the rain chances are today and for the weekend.

Be sure to watch WTOC THE News Now at 4:00 p.m., THE News at 5:00, 5:30 and 6:00.

Have a great afternoon!
The WTOC News Team