NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint will pay a visit to the Lowcountry on Friday.
DeMint will be at Palmetto Scholars Academy in North Charleston Friday morning at 11.
His trip includes a tour of South Carolina's first gifted and talented charter school to talk with the students and staff. The school opened just a few weeks ago, on Aug. 18. The school is for 6th through 8th graders from any county or school district and tuition is free.
DeMint faces Democrat Alvin Greene, and Green Party candidate Tom Clements in the November election.
For more on his visit, check back later at Live5News.com.