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SCDHEC Reports Largest One Day Testing Total To Date

SCDHEC tested 11,501 people yesterday for COVID-19, which is the largest one day total ever.  1,281 individual yielded positive results for a percent positive of 11.1%.  There were 7 COVID related deaths reported.  64 of the new cases were from York County, 10 from Chester County, and 19 from Lancaster County. There are currently 725 […]

Governor McMaster Announces Two New Grant Programs During Rock Hill Visit

Governor Henry McMaster was in Rock Hill, Monday afternoon, to spread the news about two new grant programs he announced over the weekend. The minority and small business relief program and the non-profit relief program were created to provide relief to organizations that struggled during the pandemic. Grants for the Minority and Small Business Grant […]

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SCDHEC Reports 539 New COVID-19 Cases; 11 New Deaths

Today, SDHEC announced 539 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 11 new COVID related deaths.  This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 157,970 and confirmed deaths to 3,449.  32 of the cases were in York County, 2 in Chester County and 1 in Lancaster County. 1 of the deaths was in an elderly Lancaster County individual.  […]

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SCDHEC Announces 810 New COVID-19 Cases; 22 New Deaths

Today, SCDHEC announced 810 new COVID-19 cases and 22 additional confirmed deaths. 43 of the cases were in York County, 8 in Chester County and 16 in Lancaster County.  This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 156,655 and confirmed deaths to 3,427.  The total number of individual test results reported to DHEC yesterday statewide was 7,069 (not […]

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SCDHEC Is Reporting 897 New COVID-19 Cases; 5 New Deaths

Today, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced 897 new cases of COVID-19 and 5 new COVID related deaths.  38 of the new cases were in York County, 7 in Chester County, and 14 in Lancaster County.  This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 155,799 and confirmed deaths to 3,405. The total […]

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Norman Introduces Parris Island Protection Act

On Friday, U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman and Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC-2) introduced the Parris Island Protection Act which will prohibit the use of federal funds to close or realign the Marine Corps recruit training base located at Parris Island, SC. This bill will also prohibit “any planning or other activity related to such closure or […]

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SCDHEC Reports 860 New COVID-19 Cases; 21 Additional Deaths

Today, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced 860 new cases of  COVID-19 and 21 additional COVID related deaths (2 were elderly York County residents). 40 of the new cases were in York County, 7 in Chester County, and 10 in Lancaster County.  This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 150,915 […]

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