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Parris Island gets shipment of new recruits

By Mike McCombs For the first time since admitting there were more than 20 confirmed cases of COVID-19 novel coronavirus on base, Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, according to sources, accepted a shipment of recruits on Monday. The Marine Corps announced changes to MCRD Parris Island’s training process on March 30 on its Facebook… Keep Reading

Coronavirus/Voices

Parris Island is the elephant in the room

By Mike McCombs Monday was an anomaly over the past month and a half – there were no new cases of COVID-19 novel coronavirus reported for Beaufort County by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC). The beat picked back up Tuesday with four more new cases. I would argue the beat… Keep Reading