Priority is being given to households in counties that contain a school district that has been defined by the South Carolina Department of Education as having a poverty rate greater than or equal to 86%.
In an effort to show their support and give thanks to nurses and doctors on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic, the South Carolina Air National Guard’s 169 Fighter Wing will perform hospital flyovers.
Students from Springdale Elementary School showed their love for Faye Swetlik by making heartfelt Valentine’s Day cards for her, this before the tragic announcement that she was found dead not far from where she disappeared.
South Carolina has risen in rank as one of the deadliest states for women. The rate of women being murdered by men in the state has gone up since the Violence Policy Center’s When Men Murder Women: An Analysis of 2016 Homicide Data report, causing S.C. to go from sixth to fifth in the nation.
As of late Thursday morning, Tropical Storm Barry became the second named storm of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season and the State of South Carolina is sending personnel and volunteers to assist the State of Louisiana, as they prepare for the potential effects of Tropical Storm Barry.
LGBT advocates have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the state of South Carolina on behalf of a lesbian couple who were discriminated against by a government foster care agency for failing to meet it’s religious criteria.