House to vote on virus bill; arbiter says wage hike a no-go

Democrats are ready to shove a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package through the House on Friday.
  • COVID-19 Updates

  Military begins delivering vaccines in Texas, New York

The U.S. military on Wednesday began delivering shots at coronavirus vaccination centers in Texas and New York and announced that service members will start staffing four centers in Florida and one in Philadelphia next week.

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  Kershaw Health helps residents without computers register for COVID vaccine

  R 1, R2 ready to roll out vaccine plans for teachers

  Beer and wine straight to your car or front door? SC lawmakers debating legislation to make it happen

WIS gets answers to pressing vaccine questions

Aiken dad rejoins daughter after losing her in unknown adoption

Christopher Emanuel knows the pain of a father losing his daughter.
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  Tiger Woods transferred to LA hospital after surgery

Tiger Woods has been moved to another Los Angeles hospital after undergoing surgery to his right leg after being badly injured in a car crash.

  St. Pat’s in Five Points canceled again for 2021

  Columbia man sentenced in child sex trafficking case

  SC reports 921 new COVID-19 cases, 42 more deaths Thursday

  Man killed, another in the hospital after Irmo gunfight

1-year-old’s death sends shockwave through Augusta neighborhood

With gratitude, 91-year-old gets his diploma in Aiken County

Sumter woman arrested for tax evasion, forgery

DHEC launches program for bring vaccine to homebound residents

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  COVID-19 bill must drop minimum wage hike, arbiter decides

The hardening opposition suggested that Biden’s first major legislative initiative could encounter unanimous GOP opposition.

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  WIS hosts new series with Claflin on ‘SC Superstars, CU Student Athletes and Social Justice’

  Tigers hopeful to return from COVID pause this week

Fireflies coaches excited to return to the dugout

No. 2 South Carolina recovers to beat No. 17 Wildcats 76-55

Zia Cooke scored 21 points to get South Carolina back on track.

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Fort Jackson’s commanding general reassigned to Fort Drum in NY

  Lawmakers launch ‘Guitars for Vets’ chapter in SC

  Deputies arrest suspects accused of drive-by shooting that killed Summerville man

  DHEC: 1A Demand for vaccine will determine when SC moves to Phase 1B

  SCHP: Motorcyclist killed in collision in Lexington County

The accident occurred around 4:50 p.m. on Boiling Springs Road near Long View Street.
  • COVID-19 Updates

  Amid COVID-19 pandemic, flu has disappeared in the US

Flu has virtually disappeared from the U.S., with reports coming in at far lower levels than anything seen in decades.

  WIS hosts new series with Claflin on ‘SC Superstars, CU Student Athletes and Social Justice’

  Gov. McMaster encourages private businesses to open vaccine sites

Laurens County 4th grader last seen going into the woods found safe, deputies say

  Richland County sheriff announces new mental health Crisis Intervention Team