Community activists hold rally for victim assaulted outside W. Ashley sports pub

The incident was caught on Rock’s dashcam and Charleston police later arrested 35-year-old Christopher Lee White for the assault.

Tropical Storm Josephine closer to land, Kyle moving away

Josephine continued to just barely hold on to its tropical storm status Friday as Tropical Storm Kyle formed in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of New England, packing winds near gale force but with no major population centers in its projected path.
  • National

Missouri police captain helps bring doghouse to puppy

A police captain helped a little Missouri girl get a doghouse for her puppy.


  Charleston Co. parents express frustration as enrollment deadlines approach

Police arrest man they say assaulted man, stole car

  Charleston Southern suspends 2020 fall football season

S.C. reports more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases for the first time this week

Brief Live 5 WCSC overnight service outages expected this weekend

Live 5 WCSC viewers should be aware of brief service outages past midnight on Saturday and Sunday mornings.
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Postal Service warns states across US about mail voting

The U.S. Postal Service has warned 46 states and the District of Columbia it cannot guarantee all ballots cast by mail for the November election will arrive in time to be counted, The Washington Post reported Friday.

  Disability employee complains about hazard pay during COVID-19 pandemic

Beaufort Co. Sheriff’s vehicle broken into, rifle stolen

  Family, community says goodbye to 5-year-old shot while riding his bicycle

HCPD: Missing Horry County children were found safe near North Charleston

Highway Patrol into fatal July 1 Don Holt Bridge crash continuing

RCSD searching for woman who pulled gun on Walmart employee with her child in the cart

  CCSD: Virtual Academy registration deadline fast approaching

  New animal shelter coming to Berkeley County

  • Coronavirus

Rural families without internet face tough choice on school

On average, the United States is still seeing about 1,000 deaths a day from the virus, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. The country has had more than 5 million confirmed cases and more than 167,000 deaths over the course of the pandemic.


Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/14)

Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/13)

Smoak homers, knocks in 2 in loss


  Wrongful death lawsuit filed in July Don Holt Crash

  In pandemic, single-use plastics, PPE cause concerns about environment

Friends and family gather for funeral for 5-year-old N.C. boy shot and killed

  Deputies: Man injured in West Ashley shooting

  A look inside: St. George Middle School prepares for new school year

The start of a new school year is just around the corner and some students are getting ready to head back to class.
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  Lawmakers: Postal changes delay mail-order medicine for vets

Policy changes to slow delivery at the U.S. Postal Service are taking a toll on military veterans, who are reporting much longer wait times to receive mail-order prescription drugs, according to Democratic senators.

Deputies: Vehicle damaged by gunfire on James Island

Summerville Town Council extends face mask covering requirement

  Charleston Co. teachers won’t have to teach in person if they don’t feel safe

  Hundreds of evictions filed in the Tri-County since moratorium lifted