Latest coverage

  • Updated

COVID-19 deaths and cases in the U.S. have climbed back to levels not seen since last winter, erasing months of progress and potentially bolstering President Joe Biden’s argument for his sweeping new vaccination requirements.

More coverage

Across the holiday weekend, state health officials reported more than 20,000 new cases of COVID-19 and nearly 200 deaths from the virus, according to Brannon Traxler, state Department of Health and Environmental Control director of public health.

There were 2,560 patients with COVID-19 in South Carolina hospitals, according to state data released Tuesday, accounting for more than 1 in 4 hospitalized patients.

  • Updated

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — As patients stream into Mississippi hospitals one after another, doctors and nurses have become all too accustomed to the rampant denial and misinformation about COVID-19 in the nation's least vaccinated state.

COVID-19

LATEST DEVELOPMENTS

Newly released data shows tens of thousands of student quarantines in the state since the start of the school year, including more than 30,000 last week.

With breakthrough cases, how do we know the vaccine is working? Well, look at the proof.

Updated

COVID-19 deaths and cases in the U.S. have climbed back to levels not seen since last winter, erasing months of progress and potentially bolstering President Joe Biden’s argument for his sweeping new vaccination requirements.

COVID-19 takes a toll. In Abbeville, that toll is getting bigger.

There are two weeks left until the first intersession for Greenwood and McCormick county schools, a break away from school as part of the modified calendar.

Anyone wanting a COVID-19 vaccine from Self Regional Medical Center will have to go to the Support Services Center starting Monday.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

As the Lakelands and the country respond to the novel coronavirus pandemic, which has led to state and national emergency declarations, it is vital for everyone to have up-to-date information about the virus and its spread. As such, we're providing free access to all of our COVID-19 coverage, which is available on this page.

Here's the latest information on COVID-19 from health agencies and hospitals: