Biden team readies wider economic package after virus relief

Looking beyond the $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill, President Joe Biden and lawmakers are laying the groundwork for another top legislative priority — a long-sought boost to the nation’s roads, bridges and other infrastructure that could run into Republican resistance to a hefty price tag.
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Mo. girl finds parents dead in bed reportedly from COVID-19

St. Louis County police say the 11-year-old made the discovery on Thursday.

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  One year later: Eastern Wharf Project nearing completion after massive fire

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SC reports more than 1,112 new COVID-19 cases, 18 deaths

McMaster among over 20 governors opposed to funding allocation in Biden stimulus package

  GSP investigates fatal crash in Long County

One person is dead and another has serious injuries after a car accident In Long County Friday night.
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Pharmacist drives through snow to deliver COVID-19 vaccine to disabled woman, family

For five weeks, the mother of a disabled woman in Pennsylvania searched for a vaccine appointment, reaching out to state and local leaders with no luck.

DHEC seeks to expand homebound vaccinations, provides update on next phase

  Vigil held for soon-to-be father that was killed on West 36th Street

DPH encourages people in Phase 1A+ to schedule vaccine appointments soon

  Incredible progress on Eastern Wharf construction one year after massive fire

  SCCPSS prepares for vaccine expansion to include school staff

McMaster lifts restrictions on late-night restaurant, bar alcohol sales, large gatherings

  Georgia Senate passes bill to stop time changes

  Liberty Co. School District preparing to help staff get COVID vaccine

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J&J’s 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

The U.S. is getting a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19, as the Food and Drug Administration on Saturday cleared a Johnson & Johnson shot that works with just one dose instead of two.

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High school basketball tournament match-ups For Feb. 25-27

High school basketball playoffs are underway in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.

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Unexpected artifacts found while dredging Savannah harbor

  Honoring the work of the American Red Cross after 140 years of service

  Coastal Health District director provides COVID report to Chatham Co. Commission

  South Carolina lawmakers look to shore up Parris Island’s future

  Volunteers help plant 20 trees at Memorial Park in Pooler

Georgia Arbor Day was one week ago, but today the City of Pooler celebrated with the addition of more than a dozen trees to a local park, and unexpected but welcome surprise.
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  Biden hails House passage of $1.9T virus bill, now to Senate

The overall relief bill would provide $1,400 payments to individuals, extend emergency unemployment benefits through August and increase tax credits for children and federal subsidies for health insurance.

Georgia Sec. of State recommends even more alleged election violations for prosecution

Armed suspect taken into custody near Meldrim Rd, Hwy 80 in Effingham Co.

Savannah woman wanted for fraud, forgery

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