Charleston County teachers return to school for in-person training

In each school, teachers and staff are required to wear masks and remain socially distant from their colleagues, according to Middle School Executive Director Joseph Williams.

Worldwide virus cases top 20 million, doubling in six weeks

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide topped 20 million, more than half of them from the United States, India and Brazil.
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  Trump abruptly escorted from briefing after shooting near White House

The White House was placed on lockdown following the incident.

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  Atlantic tropical wave could become ‘Josephine’

Firefighters respond after car crashes into store

Police: Man arrested after chase in stolen vehicle

  Georgetown won’t issue special event permits through end of year

Dorchester Co. deputies release surveillance images in arson case

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office released a pair of surveillance images Tuesday in connection with an arson case they are investigating in the Summerville area.
  • Coronavirus

What do the kids say? K-12 students sound off on school

Anxious parents around the country are looking to schools that have already opened for signs of how it might go.

Deputies arrest motorcyclist on failure to stop, drug charge

Mt. Pleasant Police investigate Monday night carjacking

Charleston area’s COVID-19 cases ‘headed in right direction,’ MUSC says

  New interactive map launched to help find free food giveaways

  West Ashley eyes possible new event, fitness facility

  Folly Beach City Hall renovations could start this month

  Police search for gunman in fatal N. Charleston shooting

  New flood maps could help home owners financially

  • Coronavirus

  90% increase in COVID-19 cases seen in US children over last month, report says

Severe symptoms still appear rare among those kids infected, making up less than 2% of hospitalizations. However, at least 90 children have died from the disease.

SPORTS

Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/10)

Morikawa delivers great shot in quiet moment to win PGA

Dustin Johnson finishes 2 shots back

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  Coroner identifies man killed when gun held by 14-year-old fires

  Deputies arrest teen accused of fatal shooting in Charleston Co. Walgreen’s parking lot

  Charleston Co. schools move forward with limited in-person start to school year

  Work on historic Highway 61 set to begin in Dorchester County

More delays expected for Berlin G. Myers project

The extension project was originally planned to start in 2016 and be done by 2019.
  • National

Boy with autism kicked out of NJ church for making noise during sister’s baptism

The boy's family says the priest refused to apologize and instead attempted to justify his actions. However, he later said he regrets the mistake in a statement released by the archdiocese.

Bystander says he jumped in to help injured deputies after officer-involved shooting

Georgetown County schools plan to start remotely

North Charleston Mayor explains decision to terminate, lay off city workers amid pandemic

Georgetown County Fire/EMS reinstates public programming