Coronavirus

DHEC reports 3,648 new cases of COVID-19 and 10 new deaths Tuesday

Tuesday South Carolina Health officials reported 3,648 new COVID-19 cases

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–South Carolina Health officials reported 3,648 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday. DHEC also reported 10 new deaths related to the Coronavirus. According to DHEC, this brings the state’s total number of cases to nearly 700-thousand and more than 10-thousand deaths statewide DHEC says nearly 47 percent of South Carolinians are fully vaccinated. If you would like to get…

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,…