Supply doesn’t meet demand state health officials said Monday, after the CDC ranked South Carolina among the slowest states to distribute the COVID-19 vaccines.
About 650 of South Carolina’s National Guard will be joining other states at the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday, according to state newspaper accounts. That can include Guard members from the Lakelands.
McCormick County School District has switched back to a year-round schedule for the 2021-22 school year.
People who have recovered from COVID-19 have the chance to help others who get the virus recover quicker, through donating their blood plasma.
The cars are like tides rolling in, and every tide is different. They come in different shapes, sizes and colors, but Kelvin Minyard treats them all the same way: with respect and care.
CALHOUNS FALL — After a dedicated career of service to Abbeville County and his beloved Calhoun Falls, former Town Councilman Wayne Pless died on Jan. 8
The Lakelands logged a dozen more deaths associated with COVID-19. Two were confirmed virus deaths — one each in Laurens and McCormick counties — and the other 10 were probable COVID-19 deaths.
Greenwood County surged past 5,000 cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases on Saturday after South Carolina's health agency and a vendor fixed a technical problem. Laurens County also recorded four new confirmed COVID-19 deaths and Greenwood County added one.
No one was injured when winds toppled the overhead covering at the gas pumps about 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Circle K (Kangaroo) along the Highway 72 Bypass in Greenwood.
Skylar Brown, a junior elementary education major at Lander University on tutoring virtually for Community Initiatives' Safe Haven program during the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Haylen Satterfield, a Lander freshman elementary education major on tutoring students virtually through Community Initiatives' Safe Haven program.
Abbeville and Dixie high schools will see construction next week. The work includes demolishing the press box, concession stands and restrooms at the athletic facilities as part of remodeling the schools.
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If virtual education is part of the foreseeable future, some students and teachers-to-be are embracing it and thriving.
The COVID-19 vaccine is reaching those at greatest risk of serious illness or death — nursing homes and other extended care facilities are getting residents and staff vaccinated through a government partnership with CVS and Walgreens.
Within the 3-hour window of Self Regional Healthcare’s COVID-19 vaccine phone line being open, all 1,500 available vaccination appointments were scheduled.
Greenwood County School District 50 is trying to help students who might be having Wi-Fi issues by using Wi-Fi buses. The buses will be parked at various apartment complexes throughout the district.
More people are getting access to the COVID-19 vaccine, and state officials have set up a platform for those eligible to find out how to schedule their appointment to get it.
For this weekend ticket, get inspired by readings of poetry from Langston Hughes, Robert Frost and more, as well as local poet, Fred Bassett.
WARE SHOALS — Greenwood County School District 51 will maintain virtual learning for students until Jan. 25 because of the escalating novel coronavirus numbers in Greenwood County.