Coronavirus

SC DHEC urging younger South Carolinians to get vaccinated

DHEC: only 17,000 South Carolinians age 20-24 have received at least one shot, which is by far the lowest vaccination number for any eligible age group

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Get that shot. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control is urging younger South Carolinians to get their COVID-19 vaccine. State Health officials say this is especially important for young people, as cases of the Delta variant increase in the country. “In South Carolina, only 17,000 South Carolinians age 20-24 have received at least one shot,…