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Recent Articles by Riley
Colleton County schools to debate return to in-person learning
The Colleton County School District says they will be meeting to deliberate on adding more in-person learning opportunities.
Published January 19, 2021 at 10:05 AM
Colleton County detective dies after catching COVID-19
The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office says one of their detectives has died after contracting COVID-19.
Published January 17, 2021 at 12:39 PM
DHEC seeks help filling vital COVID-19 vaccination positions
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control says they are looking for any qualified individuals to help administer COVID-19 vaccines.
Published January 13, 2021 at 7:23 AM
SC starts program to help residents pay rent, mortgage
The South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority says they are launching a program to help renters and homeowners who have struggled to pay their bills because of the pandemic and quarantine.
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Published January 13, 2021 at 5:54 AM
Gov. McMaster reminds public of approved NYE events
As the pandemic continues, Governor McMaster’s office released a tweet reminding South Carolinians of occupancy limits and approved events this New Years Eve.
Published December 29, 2020 at 1:03 PM
DHEC to implement digital user-friendly death and birth certificates
Starting in the New Year, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control says they will launch a fully web-based system to generate more intuitive birth and death certificates.
Published December 18, 2020 at 10:18 AM
McMaster praises Summerville COVID vaccine equipment manufacturer
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster lauded a Summerville plant that manufactures the ultra-cold freezers used to protect the COVID-19 vaccine after touring the facility Tuesday.
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Published December 15, 2020 at 5:05 PM
Lowcountry towns decide whether to host Christmas parades
While Charleston City officials are set to give an update on holiday festivities across the city, other Lowcountry towns have decided their parades will go on.
Published November 27, 2020 at 12:32 PM
Rapid COVID-19 testing coming to Charleston Airport
The Medical University of South Carolina says they may start offering rapid COVID-19 testing kits at Charleston International Airport.
Published November 27, 2020 at 11:42 AM
SCDOT: Non-emergency roadwork suspended through Thanksgiving weekend
The South Carolina Department of Transportation says lane closures are prohibited for non-emergency road work.
Published November 26, 2020 at 10:10 AM
Troopers: 1 dead after fatal Colleton Co. crash.
South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person has died after a car crash in Colleton County.
Published November 20, 2020 at 5:11 AM
Beaufort County renames airport
Beaufort County says the Beaufort County Airport will be known as the Beaufort Executive Airport going forward.
Published November 6, 2020 at 10:50 AM
Deputies seek public’s help in Colleton Co. armed robbery investigation
The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the publics help in solving an armed robbery at a Dollar General.
Published October 30, 2020 at 11:58 AM
SC Ports prepares for more cargo and bigger ships
The South Carolina Port is holding its annual State of the Port address, but this year they say anyone cane tune in and they can do so from home.
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Published October 28, 2020 at 7:27 AM
SCDNR encourages sea turtle nesting season despite challenges
The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources says Oct. 31 marks the ‘official’ end of sea turtle nesting season.
Published October 22, 2020 at 11:23 AM
S.C.’s first Senate debate highlights differences between Graham and Harrison
Saturday’s first debate matched incumbent Lindsey Graham and his democratic challenger Jaime Harrison for a seat in the Senate.
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Published October 4, 2020 at 10:52 AM
FBI seeks help identifying man in child sexual exploitation case
The FBI says they are seeking information related to an endangered child who is associated with an unknown white male that has been denoted as John Doe 42.
Published September 30, 2020 at 12:25 PM
Second Lady Karen Pence visiting downtown Charleston VA Medical Center
The second lady of the United States says she is visiting the Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center in downtown Charleston.
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Published September 2, 2020 at 7:33 AM
Gov. McMaster orders flags to be lowered to half-staff for actor Chadwick Boseman
Flags atop the Statehouse to be lowered to half-staff Sunday from sunrise to sunset in memory of Chadwick Boseman, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster said in a tweet.
Published August 29, 2020 at 1:57 PM
S.C. Dept. of Corrections reports 13th inmate death from COVID-19 complications
The South Carolina Department of Corrections says a McCormick Correctional Institution inmate died Friday from complications of COVID-19.
Published August 22, 2020 at 1:44 PM
Gov. orders flags lowered to half-staff Friday for Beaufort Police chief
Governor Henry McMaster orders that the flags atop the State Capitol Building be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until sunset Friday, officials say.
Published August 6, 2020 at 10:16 AM
Officials: SC State Fair will be a drive-thru event this year
In an effort to combat COVID-19 and still give back to the community, the South Carolina State Fair says they will host their first-ever free, drive-thru S.C. State Fair.
Published July 29, 2020 at 1:26 PM
Search continues for 2 Colleton County girls reported missing
Colleton County deputies say they are asking for the public’s help in finding two young teenagers.
Published July 27, 2020 at 2:20 PM
SC for Ed announces ‘motor march’ protests
The South Carolina education advocacy group, SC for Ed, says they will be holding a motor march outside the South Carolina Statehouse protesting the planned reopening of public schools in the fall.
Published July 26, 2020 at 11:20 PM
Carnival makes announcement regarding summer cruises
Carnival announced on Monday that they will be suspending their North American cruises all summer through Sept. 30.
Published June 22, 2020 at 11:41 AM
14-year-old boy killed in overnight tornado in Fultondale
Pro hockey franchise coming to new Savannah Arena
Savannah councilwoman holds news conference to discuss shelter proposal
Coastal Health District shifting to regional COVID-19 testing sites
Beaufort Co. School District website now shows quarantine data