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COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announced one additional death related to the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the state’s total number of deaths to 16.

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Southeastern Grocers, Inc., parent company and home of BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, announced Friday that the grocer will extend shopping hours on Monday and Tuesday to add a special shopping hour from 8–9 p.m. dedicated to healthcare providers and …

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Although the MODELS Academy pilot program at Rice Elementary School last year was designed for preteen African-American males preparing to matriculate into middle school, it had an unexpected impact. The school’s littlest boys took notice and wanted in.

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Southeastern Grocers, Inc. (SEG), parent company and home of BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, today announced that it has proactively implemented additional safety measures by beginning the installation of protective Plexiglas partitions in all stores.

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Four members of the Laurens County Council voted Tuesday during a noon tele-conference to enact a State of Emergency, to enable electronic meetings for the next 60 days, and to authorize the first step in attracting a $7.5 million, 41 new jobs industry to the industrial area on the Laurens-G…

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Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy responded quickly when the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) issued an urgent request to academic institutions for personal protective equipment on Friday, March 20.

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Governor Henry McMaster and South Carolina Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman today released the following joint statement announcing that South Carolina’s schools will remain closed for the duration of the month of April:

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COLUMBIA, S.C. – State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman and the S.C. Department of Education (SCDE) have received notice that the U.S. Department of Education has approved the agency's assessment and accountability suspension waiver that was submitted as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is now accepting applications for CREATEng, its advanced, interactive engineering summer camp for rising 7th - 9th graders. Online applications are available at www.scgssm.org/createng.

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As restaurant around the world are shutting down their dine-in option, your local favorites are preparing to do the same. While most fast food chains have drive thru, including local favorites such as Whiteford's of Laurens and Clinton, most local restaurants are not equipped the same.