$3.3 million: The amount spent by the state Department of Health and Environmental Control on in employee overtime during the fight against COVID-19, including some workers who normally do environmental work who were pressed into public health duty. Source: P&C
Latest COVID-19 data
South Carolina health officials reported 322 total cases of the coronavirus on Sunday (192 confirmed, 130 probable), with four confirmed deaths.
With 13,935 tests reported Sunday, 2.4% were positive.
Confirmed cases in S.C.: 490,380 (+192)
Total positive cases in Charleston County: 43,641 (+6)
Total positive cases in Berkeley County: 17,794 (+7)
Total positive cases in Dorchester County: 18,107 (+5)
Deaths in S.C. from COVID-19: 8,528 (+10)