Lexington man arrested after shooting his father

The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department has arrested after being accused of shooting his father.

  Memorial Day weekend draws crowds -- and triggers warnings

The U.S. is continuing a cautious state-by-state reopening, even as the president urged states to relax their lockdowns during the Memorial Day weekend.
  • Coronavirus Updates

  Trump deems churches ‘essential,’ calls for them to reopen

Many governments — even those where the virus is still on the rise — say they have to shift their focus to saving jobs that are vanishing as quickly as the disease can spread.


Local golfer embarks on marathon outing to raise money to fight cancer

Greenville County 16-year-old now paralyzed, spreads pool safety message

NASCAR all alone on motorsports biggest day of racing

Officials: 17-year-old and 21-year-old killed, 5 others injured after gunfire erupts at party

  How Midlands buffet-style restaurants are surviving during the pandemic

As restaurants around the state are shifting from take-out to limited indoor capacity, many of you have asked..."what’s going to happen to buffets?"
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Memorial Day even more poignant as veterans die from virus

People around the country are struggling to find ways to honor fallen heroes on a Memorial Day like no other, with people avoiding crowds to prevent the spread of the virus.

Isle of Palms parking lots full, traffic heavy during Memorial Day Weekend

Lawsuit: NC laws expose many voters to virus risks

Tornadoes confirmed in Gaston and York counties

  DHEC: 6 additional deaths, 248 new cases related to COVID-19 reported in SC

SC likely to set record for mailed absentee ballots

Fort Jackson will live stream Memorial Day ceremony

Man who claims he’s running for sheriff of Union County arrested, deputies say

Bikefest is postponed, but will bikers still come to Atlantic Beach this weekend?

  • National

SpaceX’s 1st astronaut launch breaking new ground for style

The first astronauts launched by SpaceX are breaking new ground for style with hip spacesuits, gull-wing Teslas and a sleek rocketship — all of it white with black trim.


UofSC president, highest-paid coaches among those to take voluntary pay cut starting in July

The University of South Carolina has announced that President Bob Caslen and the school’s three highest-paid coaches are among those who will have volunteered to have their pay cut by 10% starting in July.


  FIRST ALERT: Showers and Storms around for the Holiday Weekend

Half of SC’s hospitality jobs gone; jobless rate hits record

11-year-old girl says racism behind white woman’s assault

Florence nurse accused of stealing nearly 300 prescription pills from S.C. prison

DHEC: 33 Midlands nursing homes, assisted living facilities listed with confirmed case or death related to COVID-19

New data from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control released on Friday have listed 33 nursing homes and assisted living facilities in the Midlands as having at least one confirmed case or death related to COVID-19 among residents or staff members.
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  Holiday amid pandemic: Americans divided on how to respond

The U.S. has been the hardest hit country, with more than 96,000 deaths among 1.6 million confirmed cases.

  My Take: Even during a pandemic, we must remember the true meaning of Memorial Day

Woman wanted in assault of COMET bus driver identified

Coroner identifies motorcyclist who died in three-vehicle collision on Clemson Road

Myrtle Beach ‘extraordinary event’ declaration gives police more authority for Memorial Day weekend