‘I think I made a mistake’: Young man from Texas dies after attending COVID-19 party

Young people allegedly attend COVID-19 parties with friends who have been diagnosed with the virus to see who gets infected first or who can survive.
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Disney World reopens as coronavirus cases surge in Florida

“The Most Magical Place on Earth” is reopening after nearly four months with new rules in place to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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North Myrtle Beach animal control officer rescues kitten from storm drain

DHEC: Over 2,000 new COVID-19 cases in SC, first pediatric death reported

COVID-19 testing costs now reimbursable for uninsured in SC

Darlington City Council member accused of using racially-charged language towards police officer

  FIRST ALERT: Hot and humid today with isolated showers and storms

A hot and humid summer-like day is expected across the Grand Strand and Pee Dee today.
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Trump wears mask in public for first time during pandemic

President Donald Trump wore a mask during a visit to a military hospital on Saturday, the first time the president has been seen in public with the type of facial covering recommended by health officials as a precaution against spreading or becoming infected by the novel coronavirus.

  Tourism numbers in S.C. drop during traditionally busy July 4th week

  ‘We’re going to comply': Businesses, bikers prepare for McMaster’s ‘Last Call’ order during bike rally

  Horry County School Board chairman says starting school after Labor Day will help ensure safe return

  ‘One size does fit all’: McMaster prohibits alcohol sales at bars, restaurants after 11 p.m.

  Habitat for Humanity of Horry County dedicates 154th home

  DHEC estimates 89% of COVID-19 patients in S.C. have recovered

  Around 500 Horry County families benefit from Friday food drive

Authorities investigating deadly Robeson County shooting resulting from family dispute

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Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone’s prison sentence

President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone on Friday, just days before he was set to report to prison. The move, short of a full pardon, is sure to alarm critics who have long railed against the president’s repeated interventions in the nation’s just

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Clemson announces six more positive COVID-19 cases among student-athletes, staff

UNC pauses football workouts after reporting positive COVID-19 cases

The school didn’t specify which programs were impacted beyond announcing the pause to football workouts.

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Officials say 34 Horry County employees not reporting to work after testing positive for COVID-19

  DHEC announces 26 new COVID-19 deaths in S.C., 1,725 additional cases

Deputies: Heroin, meth seized after man flees from traffic stop in Darlington Co.

Police: Second suspect charged after shots fired at occupied vehicle in Longs

Florence County deputies searching for missing 18-year-old woman

Authorities in Florence County are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing woman.
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  Coronavirus deaths take a long-expected turn for the worse

The impact has already been felt by families who lost kin — and by the health care workers who tried to save them.

  High demand for COVID-19 testing causing long wait times for results

FIRST ALERT: Fay slightly stronger, will pass near New York City tonight

  FIRST ALERT: Steamy weekend ahead with scattered storms

  Board chairman to ask for three-week delay in start date for Horry County schools