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CPD investigates shooting at apartment complex near N. Main Street

  DHEC: 1,797 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths reported in SC

  Aiken Co. Coroner identifies man fatally shot in Seventh Lounge parking lot

Gaston Police recover vehicle stolen from Berkeley County

One dead after crash in field in Orangeburg Co.

  12-year-old Gamecock fan with cerebral palsy surprised with dream gameday experience

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Gamecocks to host No. 9 Georgia on Senior Night

CPD: Pedestrian dies after collision on Taylor Street

  SC announces 1,777 new COVID-19 cases, 28 additional deaths Friday

  Health experts fear spike in COVID-19 cases following Thanksgiving, warn of 2nd wave in SC

Sumter Police to help collect children’s letters for Santa Claus

DHEC to offer free HIV testing on World AIDS Day

Lexington Co. sergeant who served public for decades dies unexpectedly

Sgt. Cathy Etheredge, 60, had served with LCSD since 2003, but her law enforcement career spanned four decades and several agencies.

#OptOutside: Free admission offered at all S.C. State Parks on Friday

South Carolina State Parks wants to give people an incentive to be outside on Black Friday.

  Furry Friend Friday: Meet Spot

Spot the Boxer is a smart boy who is also deaf.

South Carolina teenage student athlete needs a kidney

Jasy Donaldson, 14, is hoping to find a living donor so she can stop dialysis

SC Dept. of Commerce urging communities to participate in Small Business Saturday

  Columbia VA takes part in COVID vaccine trial

Girl, 7 dies in South Carolina fire; 2 firefighters hurt

  Columbia firefighters celebrate Thanksgiving on the clock, ready to save lives at a moment’s notice

  Hundreds of homeless and needy in Columbia pick up dinner from Thanksgiving meal event

State health department to begin reporting COVID-19 data on 24-hour delay Friday

  South Carolinians change Thanksgiving travel traditions amid pandemic

AAA is forecasting at least 5 million fewer travelers than last year, the largest one-year decrease since the great recession in 2008.

  Food banks see spike in demand during holidays amid pandemic

According to Harvest Hope Food Bank leaders, the organization estimates they will feed more than 3,975 people the week of Thanksgiving.

COMET driver quarantined after testing positive for COVID-19

The driver last worked yesterday and operated routes 701/75, bus unit 802.

  UofSC president tests positive for COVID-19

University of South Carolina President Bob Caslen announced Wednesday he has tested positive for COVID-19.

  Many SC families prepare for a smaller Thanksgiving as COVID-19 cases rise

On Wednesday, WIS asked South Carolina residents whether or not their plans had changed or if family members had dropped out of Thanksgiving due to COVID-19.

  Gov. McMaster authorizes DHEC’s school testing program

McMaster and DHEC Interim Director of Public Health Dr. Brannon Traxler discussed the new testing initiative during a press conference last week.

  DHEC: 1,243 new cases of COVID-19, 4 additional deaths announced in SC

This brings the total number of people with confirmed cases since the outbreak began to 197,652 and confirmed deaths to 4,015.

Sumter Co. deputies find missing man who suffers from severe PTSD

Officials said Nicholas Howard was last seen walking away from a relative’s house on Kingsbury Drive on Monday evening.

Orangeburg man wanted for exposing himself to two women inside laundromat

Officials say the incident occurred at a Laundromat behind a Piggly Wiggly.

Exhibition game between Coker, South Carolina canceled

Team officials said there was a delayed delivery in Coker’s COVID-19 testing results.

Carolina dominates Charleston for season-opening victory

Carolina shot 63.6% from the floor in the first half while holding Charleston to just 15.8% shooting.

Kershaw Co. deputy injured in crash during chase on I-20 West

According to the Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened near Exit 92. That’s near U.S. Highway 601.

Extended Benefits program to end in December in SC

A state’s unemployment rate recorded for three months helps to determine when the program begins and ends.

Tigers land at No. 3 in first College Football Playoff rankings of the season

Clemson debuts in the 2020 College Football Playoff rankings at No. 3.

  Lexington Co. dance group set to take the stage for the first time in a year due to COVID-19

The thirty children who are part of the Columbia City Jazz Conservatory are perfecting every motion and step for the performance of The Two Claras.

  Jaime Harrison launches new PAC, keeps options open after Senate loss

Ultimately, the former South Carolina Party Chairman lost by 10 points, but the loss doesn’t mean Harrison is leaving politics.

Former SCANA CEO pleads guilty to fraud charges in connection with VC Summer project

Under the plea agreement, Marsh could be sentenced to serve 18 to 36 months in prison. Marsh has also agreed to pay $5 million in restitution.

Town of Irmo passes emergency face mask ordinance

The Irmo Town Council has voted to pass an emergency ordinance that would require citizens to wear face coverings at retail and foodservice establishments.

  SC surpasses 4,000 deaths related to COVID-19

DHEC says the percent positive from the 10,407 tests reported to them statewide on Sunday was 13.2%.

Plane crashes in Greenville near Donaldson Center Airport

The plane crashed at Cytec Carbon Fibers, located at 7139 Augusta Road, at The Donaldson Center, Flood said.

Prisma Health offering drive-thru flu vaccinations

The system, which is in line to meet its almost 200,000 flu-vaccination goal, will transition its flu vaccinations away from the hospital drive-thrus after Nov. 30.

Sumter Co. man arrested in connection with deadly shooting on 26-year-old woman

Officials arrested Dejuan Moorer Bryant on Monday in connection with the shooting that happened on November 9.

Swinney takes final shot at FSU before moving on to prepare for Pitt

On Tuesday, Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney addressed Saturday's decision to postpone the game between the Tigers and Florida State.

Gov. McMaster urges Dominion Energy to withdraw rate increase request

Dominion requested a 7.7% rate increase while asking for a 10.25% allowed rate of profit.

  Camden High students dismissed for eLearning Day following major water main break

Student drivers were allowed to leave at 9 a.m. Parent pick-up began at 9:15 a.m.

  Columbia Fire puts out mattress manufacturer fire in Northeast Columbia

Details are limited at this time.

Four displaced following house fire in Columbia

Officials said the fire occurred on the 1500 block of Colleton Street.

  UofSC to require COVID-19 testing of students, staff in spring

Watch a live stream announcing the increased testing at 3 p.m. Monday.

Winning $100K Palmetto Cash 5 ticket sold in Irmo, officials say

The ticket was purchased at The Spinx #265 on the 8000 block of Broad River Road.

  Stores put limit on paper product purchases to prevent panic buying

According to Piggly Willy store owner Darrell Miller, the signs are just precautionary now and his store is well stocked on paper towels and toilet paper.

  Gilbert man arrested, accused of sending sexually explicit images to a minor

He was arrested by the Camden Police Department Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

MUSC holding trials for ‘highly effective’ COVID vaccine, AstraZeneca

Back in September, the Medical University of South Carolina said they teamed up with AstraZeneca to facilitate test trials for their now promising vaccine.

  How to celebrate Thanksgiving safely during the pandemic

Dr. Kacka and other health officials know many South Carolinians are still moving forward with their normal plans, but they suggest you get tested visiting family.

Victim shot while sitting in vehicle at Greenville County apartment complex was 5 years old, deputies say

Morian said deputies found the young boy with at least one gunshot wound.

  SC announces 1,095 new COVID-19 cases, 5 additional deaths Monday

DHEC says the percent positive from the 10,217 tests reported to them statewide on Sunday was 10.7%.

  How risky is your Thanksgiving gathering? Use this tool to find out

The holidays this year come with difficult choices for most Americans.

  South Carolina inches toward 4,000 COVID-19 related deaths as cases climb

COVID-19 is now the third leading cause of death in South Carolina, behind heart disease and cancer, according to 2019 data from DHEC and analyzed by The Post and Courier.

  Columbia Fire issues 130 mask violations in 3 days

Prior to this weekend, Jenkins said his team had only written about 50 tickets, more than half of them over Halloween weekend.

  DHEC sees increase in COVID testing days before Thanksgiving

For many, the test results were the last thing missing before they finalized their plans.

  Meals on Wheels in need of volunteers for Richland County

All volunteers are required to wear a mask.

Swinney voices displeasure, believes FSU used COVID as an ‘excuse’ to cancel

One Clemson backup offensive lineman tested positive for the virus Friday.

  Kershaw Co. Coroner identified man killed in house fire on Shivers Green Rd.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

  Coroner identifies fisherman whose kayak capsized on Lake Murray

An autopsy has been scheduled for early this week.

  SC announces 1,066 new COVID-19 cases, 9 additional deaths Sunday

This brings the total number of people with confirmed cases since the outbreak began to 193,787 and confirmed deaths to 3,982.

Clarendon Co. Coroner identifed pedestrian hit, killed in collision

The accident occurred shortly before 11 p.m. on November 17.

Columbia Municipal Court closed after employee test positive for COVID-19

The court was scheduled to be closed for the week of November 22nd.

One dead following crash in Orangeburg County, two motorcycles involved

The crash is still under investigation.

  Gamecocks handed fourth straight loss by Missouri

South Carolina drops its fourth straight game as Missouri takes a 17-10 win.

  FAIR CATCH: Doty provides energy for sputtering Gamecocks’ offense in second half

For weeks, South Carolina was looking for a spark on offense to help the team make strides. On Saturday, Luke Doty provided that spark.

Chester Co. deputy involved in Fort Lawn, S.C. shooting

Negotiations are still underway, and the community should avoid this area.

  ‘COVID-19 is serious’: Sister of local student who died from virus complications urging everyone to follow guidelines

The sister of a local college student who died from complications related to COVID-19 is urging everyone to follow guidelines.

CAROLINA GAMEDAY UPDATE: Gamecocks lose to Mizzou 17-10

The game will be the first for the Gamecocks with Mike Bobo as the interim head coach.

Sumter Police in search of missing 56-year-old man

Anthony Frierson was last seen between 10:30 and 11 on Saturday morning at Prisma Health Tuomey while being treated for a medical condition.

  CPD: Man arrested after barricading in room at Candlewood Suites on Atlas Rd.

According to officials, the man was wanted for several crimes in Columbia and Richland County.

Woman, teen killed in crash after driver runs stop sign, troopers say

Another passenger was entrapped and had to be mechanically extricated.

Lexington Co. Coroner identifies man killed in collision on Augusta Road

The accident occurred on the 2900 block of Augusta Road at approximately 4:30 p.m.

Game between Clemson-Florida State postponed

The decision was made Saturday morning when medical personnel from both teams were not able to agree on moving forward with the game.

Bobo to lead Gamecocks into battle as interim coach vs. Mizzou

Carolina is in dire need of a victory this weekend when they face Missouri under interim head coach Mike Bobo.