175 Virus Cases in Clinton - SC DHEC Report

36,297 cases in South Carolina - An Increase of 1,741 cases today - 1,021 hospital beds are COVID-19 occupied. COVID-19 Snapshot - District 56 suspends activities - 49 More Virus Cases in Laurens County TODAY (June 30), Clinton Zip Code: 204 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases (at least 83 at Whitten Center).

CLINTON COVID-19 CASES --- 204 (June 30, 2020)


(Totals as of the morning of June 29)


Clinton has 175 Coronavirus-COVID-19 cases, and is projected for 1,250 -- in SC, 20% of all confirmed cases are in the 21 - 30 age range; infection rate from recent tests - 20.1%. More than 10 Million cases worldwide.


Laurens County cases: 406; Deaths: 5; Projected cases: 2,900 - 35 new cases on June 28. 

South Carolina cases: 33,211; Deaths: 712, 52% of which are among blacks; 954 patients hospitalized with COVID-19.

Hardest hit county: Greenville, 4,733 confirmed cases; projected for 33,807. State's Recovery Rate: 80%.

United States cases: 2,640,080; Deaths: 128,461; Recovered: 1,093,927; US Rate: 89% recovered/discharged.

Worldwide cases: 10,294,409; Deaths: 505,468; Recovered: 5,586,839; World Rate: 92% recovered/discharged - June 22nd saw the largest single-day increase in cases yet, worldwide, led by the U.S. and Brazil (USA Today).

Figures: SC Department of Health & Environmental Control, and worldometer.info


Clinton High School’s Athletic Director, Louie Alexander, has announced, “Out of an abundance of caution and due to the Laurens County Covid-19 pandemic numbers, we are suspending all athletic activities until further notice.”


This also includes any face-to-face extracurricular activities such as band.

Laurens County School District 56 is canceling all summer academic FACE-to-FACE summer programs that were scheduled to occur in July. This includes:

--Academic Recovery Camp at Eastside for grades 5K-5
--4K CERDEP summer program at MS Bailey
--Middle school summer program for grades 6-8
--Any group therapies and group Extended School Year

SCDHEC has defined the levels of COVID-19 spread for each county in the state. Presently, Laurens County has been designated at the highest level across 3 metrics. We cannot open for face-to-face instruction until this changes! Please continue to follow DHEC guidelines as it relates to reducing the spread!



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