Hospitalizations among people age 65 and older are dropping across the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC attributes the trend to the use of vaccines among the age group. 

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Deputies responded at 1:39 a.m. May 6 to Summerville Medical Center, 295 Midland Parkway, after Summerville police informed them a man suffering a gunshot wound to his chest drove himself to the hospital, according to an incident report. 


In the waning days of the South Carolina General Assembly's legislative session, a bill to pave the way for "advanced recyclers" — including pyrolysis companies that melt down plastics — could be on the way to becoming law. 

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In a statement issued on May 11, 9th Circuit Solicitor Scarlett Wilson said the State Law Enforcement Division, which had been conducting an independent investigation into the Jan. 5 death of Jamal Sutherland, turned over its report "late in the afternoon" on April 30. 

Gasoline suppliers are warning service station operators in the Lowcountry and beyond that fuel shortages are possible after a cyberattack last week on Colonial Pipeline caused the company to shut down its massive fuel-distribution system. 

Hospitalizations among people age 65 and older are dropping across the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC attributes the trend to the use of vaccines among the age group. 

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Deputies responded at 1:39 a.m. May 6 to Summerville Medical Center, 295 Midland Parkway, after Summerville police informed them a man suffering a gunshot wound to his chest drove himself to the hospital, according to an incident report. 

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A Berkeley County School District mother said her students were not allowed to return to in-person instruction despite a law signed by Gov. Henry McMaster requiring all districts to offer in-person learning no later than April 26. Hours after filing a lawsuit the district said her students would be able to return in person. 

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