Rally held for Elijah Weatherspoon, activists call for more answers

Following his autopsy, lawyers for Weatherspoon's family released a statement saying they hope the public and anyone involved to fully cooperate with agencies investigating his death.

Actress Kelly Preston dies at 57 after battle with breast cancer

Preston enjoyed a lengthy career in film and television, appearing in “Jerry Maguire,” “Twins” and at times starring with her husband, John Travolta, in films like “Battlefield Earth” and “Gotti.”
  • Coronavirus

‘I think I made a mistake’: Young man from Texas dies after attending COVID-19 party

Young people allegedly attend COVID-19 parties with friends who have been diagnosed with the virus to see who gets infected first or who can survive.


Lanes blocked following crash on I-26 westbound near Summerville

DHEC confirms 1,952 new COVID-19 cases, 10 additional deaths

University of South Carolina says SAT, ACT optional for 2021

Thousands of SC students to get free food help

Two dead after three separate shootings late Saturday night

The Charleston Police Department responded to three different shootings over the weekend.
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21 injured in fire aboard ship at Naval Base San Diego

San Diego is the Bonhomme Richard's home port and it was undergoing routine maintenance at the time of the fire.

Charleston County Public Library expands curbside service hours

SLED investigating after deputies shoot, kill man who pointed a gun at them, deputies say

  Late night alcohol sale ban starts while bar owners fear future

  DHEC confirms first death of a child, highest reported number of daily cases in South Carolina

South Carolina Supreme Court temporarily bans no-knock warrants

MUSC holding free Covid-19 testing this weekend

Darlington City Council member accused of using racially-charged language towards police officer

Memorial parade planned for tow truck driver killed in Don Holt Bridge crash

  • Coronavirus

  Florida hits record coronavirus case increase; surge in Eastern Europe causes new restrictions

India, which has the most cases after the United States and Brazil, also saw a record surge of 28,637 cases reported in the past 24 hours.


NASCAR’s Johnson OK’d to race after 2 negative virus tests

Missed race in Indy after testing positive last week


  Hospitals filling up with COVID-19 cases

Summerville police warn of phone scammers

Charleston community leaders team up for food distribution on Saturday

  Tourism numbers in S.C. drop during traditionally busy July 4th week

SC governor says schools must reopen in-person as other state leaders remain wary

AccelerateED guidelines stipulate any district located in a high incidence rate area for COVID-19 stay home. Based on recent DHEC data, Richland One would not qualify for reopening under that recommendation.
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Man charged in disappearance of 18-year-old Amish woman from Pa.

Investigators have reason to believe the 18-year-old was harmed following her alleged abduction. Her whereabouts remain unknown.

Deputies: One dead following crash in Berkeley County

  Parents struggle with decision to send children back to school if classrooms reopen

Charleston International Airport to require face covering inside facility

  Change in trash collection companies causing confusion in Berkeley County