Statewide recovery rate for COVID-19 rises to 89%

SC-DHEC this afternoon announced an 89% recovery rate from COVID-19. The number is 4 percentage points higher than the 85% reported on Friday. 47,214 cases have been reported since the pandemic began. This means there are 5,101 active cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, 41,275 people have recovered and 838 people have died. The statewide […] Read More

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SCDHEC Announces 1,505 New COVID-19 Cases; 6 New Deaths

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announced 1,505 new confirmed cases and no new probable cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, 6 additional confirmed deaths and 1 new probable death. There are currently 1,260 hospital beds occupied by patients who have either tested positive or are under investigation for COVID-19. York County had 58 new […] Read More

Rock Hill City Council Approves Mask Ordinance

By a 5-2 Super Majority, the Rock Hill City Council approved an emergency, requiring the use of masks in all public places for the next 60 days.  (Councilpersons Black, Lindsay, Pender, Jackson and Mayor Gettys voted YES with Councilpersons Sutton and Black voting no.  The ordinance goes into effect on Friday July 10th. According to […] Read More

Carolina Renaissance Festival Canceled Due To COVID-19

The annual Carolina Renaissance Festival has cancelled its 2020 event due to concerns related to the COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic. Festival Producer Jeffrey Siegel said that the decision was made for the safety of guests and participants.  He also noted that the event will return in 2021.  The festival is a seasonal event that normally takes […] Read More