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MUSC employee dies in Charleston hospital

An employee of the Medical University of South Carolina died Sept. 30 in one of the system's Charleston hospital facilities, prompting a multiagency investigation. Details and information about the fatality are limited at this time. A spokesperson for MUSC, Heather Woolwine, confirmed the employee death with Live 5 News WCSC Oct. 2, and shared the following statement:

MUSC confirms death of employee in Charleston facility

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - A care team member of The Medical University of South Carolina died within one of the hospital facilities in Charleston Friday. Heather Woolwine, Director of Public Affairs and Media Relations at MUSC, confirmed the information Sunday morning. “Our MUSC family is deeply saddened by this event,...

SLED: South Carolina store owners charged with illegal alcohol sales

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division announced charges on Thursday against two owners of a North Charleston store in connection to the illegal sale of alcohol. Tyrone Binyard, 25, and Justin Outley, 25, owned JT Beer Run LLC on Ashley Phosphate Road. According to warrants, Binyard sold and delivered a […]
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Legend Oaks hosts Fall Craft Festival Oct. 15

Legend Oaks Golf & Tennis Club's first-ever Fall Craft Festival promises to be a fun-filled day of shopping, games and sightseeing from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Oct. 15 at the recreation venue's 118 Legend Oaks Way site in Summerville. Membership & Events Manager Karen Williams reports that 30 vendors from...

Stranded shrimp trawler has ties to Lowcountry

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WCBD) – A Lowcountry family is working on getting a boat back into the water after family members said they were heartbroken when it was grounded by Hurricane Ian. It’s a sight that is gaining national attention, a shrimp trawler stranded on the Myrtle Beach coastline. “It’s hard to understand unless you’ve […]

Phase II of Campus 4 in Camp Hall underway

RIDGEVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) – The second phase of a section of Camp Hall Commerce Park in the Ridgeville area has begun. The construction of phase II of Campus 4 in Camp Hall Commerce Park involves a 1,123,360-square-foot industrial facility on 110.6 acres. The project will be handled by Frampton Construction Company, LLC.

Cloudy and chilly start to the first work week of October!

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - In the wake of Hurricane Ian, quiet but cooler weather has arrived in the Lowcountry. We expect a cloudy Monday with breezy and cool conditions. Highs today will only reach the mid to upper 60s, about 15° below average for this time of the year. Outside of a few breaks in the clouds today, a better chance of sunshine heads our way tomorrow. Clouds will break apart tonight and we expect a sunny sky on Tuesday. Highs will top out near 70°. A warming trend will occur later this week with highs in the mid 70s by Wednesday and around 80° by Thursday and Friday. A late week cold front will move through on Friday bringing cooler weather for the upcoming weekend. Highs on Saturday and Sunday will be in the low to mid 70s.

15 Free Things to Do in Charleston, SC

Both the largest and oldest city in South Carolina, Charleston has a remarkable history for visitors to delve into. Founded in 1670 at the confluence of the Ashley and Cooper Rivers, it has lots of charming cobbled streets and centuries-old landmarks for you to check out. Conjuring up romantic images...
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Ian cleanup efforts continue in Charleston area. Here's what you should know.

Charleston area officials said it could take weeks before all Ian-related damage assessments are complete. And although crews are traveling through neighborhoods, knocking on doors and searching for badly hit areas, they are counting on residents to take the initiative and report damage to their respective municipalities. Some municipalities, including...

SC gas prices climb more than 6 cents over past week

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Gas prices in South Carolina rose 6.8 cents last week bringing the state’s average price per gallon up to $3.23, according to GasBuddy’s weekly survey of the state’s gas stations. The cheapest gas in the state was priced at $2.89 on Sunday while...

Coffee shop specializing in cold brew to open in West Ashley

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – A new coffee shop is set to open in West Ashley. Located in the retail space at Midway Plaza, Interstate 95 Coffee will open in late October.  According to owner Barak Kabba, Interstate 95 Coffee has been selling its signature ‘ready to drink’ canned cold brew since 2020.   In October, the […]