Emergency officials say a 47-year-old man was killed after a large tree fell on a mini-excavator near Cottageville. Officials with Colleton County Fire-Rescue said it happened on the 2500 block of Bama Road east of Cottageville on Wednesday afternoon.
Several Colleton County School District parents feel like their voices are not being heard because of the district’s virtual-only meetings.Tyeesha Aiken has a child in the school district and says school board meetings need to be opened up so parents can voice their concerns directly to the board o
Parents will now have an option to choose a fully virtual start to the school year for their child, or a "blended" model which consists of three virtual learning days and two days of face-to-face instruction.
Colleton County officials say between June 1 and July 15 there has been a 361% increase in COVID-19 cases in the county. According to the county, the increasing case counts are due only in part to increased testing.