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DHEC: 712 new cases of Coronavirus, 45 additional deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control reported on Wednesday, 712 new confirmed cases of coronavirus and 45 additional confirmed deaths. DHEC says this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 102,143 and confirmed deaths to 2,057. Health officials say the total number of individual test results reported Tuesday statewide was 3,627  and the…

DHEC: 928 new Coronavirus cases, 45 additional deaths in SC

South Carolina has now passed the 2,000 mark in total number of deaths

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–South Carolina has now passed the 2,000 mark in total number of deaths. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control reported, Tuesday, 928 new confirmed cases of coronavirus and 45 additional deaths. DHEC says this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 101,360, and confirmed deaths to 2,012. PER DHEC: Confirmed and probable cases: please…

SC daily Coronavirus Case total below 1,000 for first time in more than a month

COLUMBIA , SC (WOLO)– South Carolina’s Coronavirus numbers are below one thousand for the first time in more than a month. On Monday, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 718 new confirmed cases of coronavirus and 17 additional deaths. Image: SC DHEC Health officials say this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 100,431, and…

DHEC: 1,011 New cases of Coronavirus, 18 additional deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control on Sunday reported 1,011 new confirmed cases of coronavirus and 18 additional confirmed deaths. DHEC says this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 99,713 and confirmed deaths to 1,949. Confirmed and probable cases: please click here. Confirmed and probable deaths: please click here. DHEC says a total of…

DHEC launches ‘Fight the Spread’ campaign for Coronavirus safety

Image: SC DHEC COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– DHEC officials have a message for South Carolinians, encouraging everyone to ‘Fight the Spread.’ According to state health officials, evidence is increasing about the high rates of infection in people who do not have symptoms and don’t know they are infectious. This places everyone at risk of getting the virus or unknowingly transmitting it…

DHEC: 1,178 New cases of Coronavirus, 67 additional deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Saturday DHEC reported 1,178 new confirmed cases of coronavirus and 67 additional confirmed deaths. Health officials say this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 98,743, and confirmed deaths to 1,931. Per DHEC: Confirmed and probable cases: please click here. Confirmed and probable deaths: please click here. A total of 835,115 tests have been conducted in the…

DHEC: 1,265 new cases and 21 additional Coronavirus deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Friday, reported 1,265 new confirmed cases of coronavirus and 21 new deaths. DHEC says this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 97,554, and confirmed deaths to 1,883. Confirmed and probable cases: please click here. Confirmed and probable deaths: please click here. As of Thursday,  a total of 824,500…

DHEC: 1,175 new confirmed Coronavirus cases and 45 new deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Wednesday, reported 1,175 new confirmed cases of the Coronavirus, 45 additional deaths. DHEC says this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 94,837, and confirmed deaths to 1,819. Confirmed and probable cases: please click here. Confirmed and probable deaths: please click here. According to health officials, as of Tuesday,…

DHEC: 1,168 new cases and 52 additional Coronavirus deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Tuesday, reported 1,168 new confirmed cases of coronavirus and 52 additional deaths. DHEC says this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 93,604 and confirmed deaths to 1,774 statewide. Health officials say the total number of individual test results reported Monday was 6,389 and the percent positive…