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

McMaster blocks feds from bringing unaccompanied children from border to SC

Quarter-century-old dog tag among items found in 12-foot SC gator’s belly

Key deadline looming in days at South Carolina Statehouse

SC governor set to give vaccine eligibility update ‘very soon’

Group of S. Carolina senators make reluctant state flag pick

Judge blocks SC abortion ban while court fights continue; Groups who sued respond

Beer delivery, curbside alcohol pickup bills pass SC House

Darius Rucker honored as ‘Southerner of the Year’

Saturday marks one year since first COVID-19 cases reported in South Carolina

Crime Stoppers offers reward for info that solves January SC killing

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

South Carolina delays 5-year minimum for stealing packages

PGA to limit number of fans at 2021 championship on Kiawah Island

McMaster orders review of state’s power grid

McMaster takes to Twitter again on stand against moving teachers higher in SC vaccine priority

Gov. McMaster to school districts: Submit teacher vaccination plans now

SC Senate confirms new health department director

Troopers make arrest in fatal Colleton County hit and run

DHEC launches new COVID-19 vaccine hotline

S.C. reports nation’s first 2 cases of South African COVID-19 variant

McMaster touts progress in SC vaccinations, but pushes for more

Lawmakers to decide on possible retroactive raises for state teachers

SC man helps investigators ID victims in 1976 cold case killings

Aaron’s death prompts call to change name: Braves to Hammers

SC Heartbeat Bill heads to full Senate after lawmakers vote out exceptions for rape, incest

  Deputies: Coyote pulled from SC elementary school restroom

Harris Teeter to begin distributing COVID-19 vaccines

SC adds some parents to vaccine list, considers Phase 1B amid high demand

Heartbeat abortion ban may finally pass in South Carolina

Mace co-sponsors bill to award Congressional medal for officer who diverted rioters