Patrick Phillips

Digital Content Manager

Charleston, SC

Patrick is the digital content manager for Live 5 News in Charleston.

He joined the Live 5 News team in October 2006 and has been managing the station's website since March 2014.

He began his broadcasting career in 1991 at WLTX-TV in Columbia and graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in Broadcasting.


Recent Articles by Patrick

Woman unknowingly gifts mother winning scratch-off lottery ticket

Teacher claims Facebook posts on abortion led to her firing from Catholic school

Lightning strike during July Fourth cookout kills 1, sends 2 to hospital

Pilot released from hospital after SLED helicopter crashes at Summerville Airport

Tuesday marks 12 years since 9 Charleston firefighters died battling furniture store fire

Monday marks 4 years since church shooting, 28 since deadly plant explosion

IOP Police chief warns of Portuguese man o’ war sighting on beach

85-year-old missing SC woman found safe in NC

Motorcyclist killed by lightning strike on I-95 in Florida

This Memorial Day travel weekend set to be busiest on record in South Carolina

15 SC counties, entire Lowcountry, now facing drought conditions

  SC 5th grader died of natural causes, no criminal charges to be filed, investigators say

Sen. Ernest ‘Fritz’ Hollings remembered as ‘legend,’ ‘man who knew how to get things done’ at funeral

  Firefighter adopts puppy he rescued from beneath pile of rocks

  SC senator: Elementary school fight blamed for 5th grader’s death was just small scuffle

Attorney: School was ‘on-notice’ of previous altercations in classroom before 10-year-old’s death

  Missing Georgia man told family he was going to South Carolina, deputies say

  Too early to determine whether criminal charges will be filed in 5th grader’s death, solicitor says

  School Board releases brief statement on 5th grader’s death, community members angrily demand answers

Community devastated after 10-year-old dies following classroom fight

Elementary school student airlifted to hospital after fight in classroom

DHEC confirms 11th flu-related death in SC

CDC links Salmonella outbreak in 35 states to raw turkey products

Cunningham: Politics should be about ‘working together to do what’s right’

Deputies: 6 teenagers arrested after assault video circulates on social media

British Airways announce nonstop service from Charleston International Airport to London