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Beaufort County reports 2nd coronavirus death; confirmed cases up to 101 in county, 1,293 statewide; deaths at 26

By Mike McCombs Beaufort County has reported its second death as a result of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, according to numbers released Wednesday afternoon by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC). The county also saw 10 new confirmed cases, bringing the total 101. Statewide, there were 210 new cases on Wednesday,… Keep Reading

Coronavirus/Health

Beaufort County reports 1st coronavirus death

By Mike McCombs Beaufort County reported its first coronavirus death Monday. According to the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), the patient was an elderly individual who had underlying health conditions. Along with another death in Anderson County, this brings the state’s total number of deaths to 18. That patient was also… Keep Reading