Those being laid off work in public activities and services that are unable to be offered during the pandemic, according to city officials. In addition, 15 full time positions will be eliminated and 50 vacant positions have been frozen.
The president of the College of Charleston says the school’s provost and her husband were the targets of an early-morning robbery attempt in downtown Charleston that ended with the fatal shooting of her husband.
Deputies are searching for a person of interest after they say a man was found dead in suspicious circumstances at an Orangeburg County home. The sheriff’s office is searching for 26-year-old Chad Williams.