The chairman of Charleston County Council issued a curfew that takes effect at 11 p.m. Saturday night after hours of protests over the death of a man who died this week while in Minneapolis Police custody.
Search and rescue crews in Florence County are searching for a missing child after the child was washed away by flood water in Effingham, according to Chief Deputy Glen Kirby with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office.
Recently, the non-profits Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach and Tricounty Family Ministries joined in the push to help those in need by including food and beverage workers in their emergency food services.
New procedures will be in place on June 9th to protect voters and poll workers amid the coronavirus pandemic. “Touchless voting” will be the new process for casting a ballot, from the check-in process to selecting a preferred candidate on the voting machines’ touch screens.
Late last year, election officials reported the state’s current electronic poll book solution is not compatible with the new statewide voting system because of its age and inadequate software capabilities.