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Here's a list of resources, accounts for parents with at-home children during COVID-19 This page is dedicated to providing parents with resources, ideas and inspiration for keeping kids engaged, entertained and learning while school is out due to the coronavirus. Most of this is aimed …
Find a mobile COVID-19 testing site near you COVID-19 mobile testing sites are operating in counties across the state. As providers across the state continue to increase testing, DHEC wants to make sure South Carolinians know where they can go …
Find a COVID-19 testing site near you This list is intended to help provide information of known locations of various COVID-19 test sampling sites and does not constitute endorsement by DHEC. There may be additional sites that offer …
Celebrate Earth Day with kid-friendly online activities RICHMOND, Virginia - Families can celebrate Earth Day's 50th anniversary, which is today, with activities that highlight clean energy, sustainability and conservation.With many families working and learning remotely, these activities allow families …
These are the stores allowed to reopen in South Carolina according to new McMaster order All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our …
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South Carolina, tri-county unemployment claims totals still above pre-coronavirus numbers All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our …
Sumter High School Gamecocks graduate from a distance All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our …
Public pools look to reopen with limitations; Sumter Aquatics Center now open All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our …
What's the answer to having church again? In the past month, I received several emails asking, "When are we going to have church again?" Some of these inquiries come from folks eager to get back to normal. They long for the rhythm of Sunday: getting up, getting dressed, singing the songs of …
New program will feed South Carolinians, help farmers South Carolina Advocates for Agriculture has announced a new program to help ease the strain on the food system caused by COVID-19.According to a news release from the nonprofit, it has partnered with Certified South Carolina to form Farmers to Food …
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Trump strikes China over virus, Hong Kong and student visas WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Friday he would withdraw funding from the World Health Organization, end Hong Kong's special trade status and suspend visas of Chinese …
Reopening leader says liability protection key in S.C. COLUMBIA - The leader of the governor's committee studying how to best reopen South Carolina after the coronavirus said one of the most critical pieces of unfinished business is protecting businesses from lawsuits if they follow safety …
Huge Washington unemployment fraud is warning to other states SEATTLE (AP) - The first word Seattle political consultant Dayna Lurie had that someone filed for unemployment benefits in her name was when her boss called. "Did you quit without telling me?" he asked. "We got an unemployment form from the state …
U.S. virus deaths at 100,000: What does a number mean? All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our …
Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our …
Sumter's Virtual COVID-19 Response.

Sumter's COVID-19 Response - Featured Guest: Dr. Clay Lowder, Colonial Healthcare

We went live with Dr. Lowder via Zoom earlier today and got all the latest on what he and his team at Colonial Healthcare are doing to curb the spread of this virus. Be sure to check back with us …

Sumter's COVID-19 Response - Featured Guest: Dr. Penelope Martin-Knox, Sumter School District Superintendent

We went live with the superintendent via Zoom earlier today and got all the latest on what she and her team at the Sumter School District are doing to keep things moving smoothly for the …

Sumter's COVID-19 Response - Featured Guest: Mayor Joe McElveen, City of Sumter

We talked to the mayor live on Zoom earlier today, with the public also viewing and submitting questions, about the city’s response to this pandemic. He gave some insightful and honest thoughts …