In an effort to show their support and give thanks to nurses and doctors on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic, the South Carolina Air National Guard’s 169 Fighter Wing will perform hospital flyovers.
A U.S. Army paratrooper was found dead in his barracks room Thursday. According to a statement from the U.S. Army Alaska, 20-year-old Spc. Milik Jaquez Craig, an infantryman, was found dead by a fellow soldier just before midnight.
Shaw Air Force Base will be providing bottled water to residents at the Crescent Mobile Home Park in Sumter. This latest development comes after DHEC confirmed earlier this week that water at that mobile home park tested positive for contaminants.
The South Carolina National Guard held a ceremony to welcome home more than 140 U.S. Army National Guard Soldiers with the 1221st Engineer Clearance Company from a nearly nine-month deployment to the Middle East in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
“We did it guys! So I’m now sitting at one thousand two miles and I ran within all 50 states and Puerto Rico and The Navajo Nation,” Powers said in video to her Facebook page, Cathy Powers, Running Fir Wreaths.