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DHEC: 2,583 new Coronavirus cases and 36 new deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control reported Sunday 2,583 new Coronavirus cases and 36 new deaths. DHEC says there were 11,553 new individual test results reported statewide and the Percent positive was 22.4%. Testing opportunities (scdhec.gov/findatest) Testing opportunities available statewide: 139   Categories: ABC Columbia News Update (Second Row), Local News, News Tags: Coronavirus

DHEC hosting numerous Coronavirus test sites across SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– If you are looking to get a Coronavirus test, State health officials continue to host test sites across South Carolina. SCDHEC/Twitter DHEC reports that testing for COVID-19 is essential because it helps identify people who are infected with the virus, whether or not they have symptoms, so they can isolate themselves and keep those around them from…

DHEC: 2,919 new Coronavirus cases and 16 new deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, on Saturday, reported 2,919 new cases and 16 new deaths. Health officials say there were 12,767 new individual test results reported statewide and 22.9% percent were positive. Cumulative totals (scdhec.gov/COVID19) Confirmed and probable cases: 250,386/20,151 Confirmed and probable deaths: 4,529/366 Tests performed for South Carolinians: 3,286,655 Testing opportunities (scdhec.gov/findatest) Testing…

DHEC hosting nearly 300 Coronavirus test sites across SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control has set up more than 300 COVID-19 testing locations across the state. LEX MED DHEC COVID drive thru testing DHEC reports that testing for COVID-19 is essential because it helps identify people who are infected with the virus, whether or not they have symptoms, so they can isolate…

DHEC: 2,924 new cases of Coronavirus and 44 new deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control reported Sunday  2,924 new cases of Coronavirus and 44 additional deaths. DHEC says this brings the number of confirmed cases statewide to 234,392 and confirmed deaths to 4,387. Health officials say there were 13,749 new individual test results reported statewide and the Percent positive was  21.3%. DHEC encourages…

DHEC: 3,047 new cases and 12 new Coronavirus deaths in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, on Saturday, reported 3,047 new cases of Coronavirus and 12 additional deaths. Health officials say there were 13, 234  new individual test results reported statewide, and the Percent positive was 23.0%. DHEC says there are numerous testing sites across the State. For more information click here: Testing opportunities (scdhec.gov/findatest)…

DHEC: 2,538 new Coronavirus cases, 43 new deaths in SC

COLUMBIA,  SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, on Sunday,  reported 2,538 new cases of coronavirus and 43 additional deaths. Health officials say this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 216,378 and confirmed deaths 4,237. DHEC says out of 11 ,980 new individual test results reported statewide 21.2% percent were positive. DHEC is hosting numerous…

DHEC reports 2,715 new cases of Coronavirus in SC

COLUMBIA, S.C (WOLO)– Saturday,  the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 2,715 new confirmed cases of Coronavirus and 19 additional deaths. Saturday’s reported numbers breaks the single-day record of new COVID-19 cases for the second day in a row. Cumulative totals (scdhec.gov/COVID19) Confirmed and probable cases: 213,795/15,440 Confirmed and probable deaths: 4,194/323 Tests performed for South Carolinians: 2,839,840…

DHEC: 1,053 new Coronavirus cases in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, on Sunday,  reported 1,053 new Coronavirus cases in South Carolina and 7 new deaths. Today’s cases and deaths (scdhec.gov/COVID19) Health officials say there were 8,279 individual test results reported statewide yesterday and the Percent positive was 12.7%. DHEC says this brings the total number of confirmed cases to 202,422 and…