A budget plan passed by the Senate last week that includes money for the pay increases and hazard pay for some state workers will most likely not receive a vote in the House before the session ends Thursday.
While the SC Senate passed a budget, last week, including pay increases for teachers, that budget proposal won’t make it to the House floor before the ongoing two-week special session comes to an end, this week.
At the start of the pandemic, she left her job as a nursing assistant at a nursing home in Hilton Head because her doctor said she had too many underlying health conditions to be in an environment where COVID-19 was circulating.
A driver has been released from the hospital after a shipping container fell on his truck trapping him inside the cab. It happened on Tuesday afternoon at the Cargo Operations area at the North Charleston terminal.
There have been some recent discrepancies when it comes to the number of reported COVID-19 cases in South Carolina.State health officials say that’s because some testing sites don’t report results on time.