Patrick Phillips

Digital Content Manager

Charleston, SC

Patrick is the digital content manager for Live 5 News in Charleston.

He joined the Live 5 News team in October 2006 and has been managing the station's website since March 2014.

He began his broadcasting career in 1991 at WLTX-TV in Columbia and graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in Broadcasting.

Recent Articles by Patrick

Despite weekly drop in new claims, S.C. unemployment still growing

Deputies searching for missing Alabama man after vehicle found in S.C.

515K South Carolinians have filed for unemployment in the past 9 weeks, state says

Private schools, Diocese of Charleston sue S.C. High School League

SCDEW: 486K South Carolinians have filed for unemployment in last 2 months

Charleston woman reported missing found safe, police say

SC has tested the smallest share of its population for coronavirus among all states

SC lawmakers return to the State House

S.C. attorney general leads call for investigation into China’s role in pandemic

New S.C. unemployment claim totals drop for second week in a row

New report gives S.C. a failing grade on social distancing

S.C. students could be split up when new school year begins, superintendent suggests

Deadly Hampton County tornado upgraded to EF-4

S.C. reports first drop in new weekly unemployment claims since mid-March

‘We’re not flinging the doors open:’ Mt. Pleasant mayor outlines town’s reopening plans

At least 20 planes destroyed at Walterboro airport after possible tornado

Order closing ‘non-essential’ S.C. businesses takes effect at 5 p.m.

Boeing South Carolina worker tests positive for COVID-19, company says

Lowcountry municipalities announce restricted beach access in response to COVID-19

Deputies searching for missing 17-year-old endangered girl

LIST: S.C. universities, colleges announce extension of Spring break, continuation of online courses

Publix to offer shopping time for seniors two days a week over COVID-19 concerns

BI-LO to reserve hour for at-risk shoppers, hire workers hit hard by pandemic

Summerville Medical Center patient tests positive for COVID-19

  Some arriving cruise ship passengers say their temperatures weren’t taken before they left ship

S.C. Aquarium to close through end of March

MUSC sets up drive-thru specimen collection site for novel coronavirus testing

S.C. education officials won’t enforce sex ed ban on same-sex relationships

Deputies asking for public’s help in ongoing search for missing Pawleys Island official

Police still searching for missing Charleston woman after finding her car