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AP-SC--South Carolina News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, SC

June 11, 2018


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Photo Editors:

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in South Carolina. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to interim Carolinas News Editor Jeffrey Collins at 803-603-8675 or at jscollins@ap.org. Jack Jones is on the desk, followed by Jeffrey Collins at 2 p.m.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.



COLUMBIA — Gubernatorial candidates were making a final push to convince voters before Tuesday’s primary elections. Runoffs were possible for both Republicans, with five candidates, and Democrats, where three people are seeking the party nomination. There are also Congressional and South Carolina House primaries as well. By Meg Kinnard. UPCOMING: 500 words by 5 p.m.



— SHOOTING DEATH INVESTIGATION, from ORANGEBURG — A woman has been found shot to death at a home in South Carolina. SENT: 130 words.

— BATHROOM SHOOTING DEATH, from MYRTLE BEACH — Two North Carolina men have been charged in the shooting death of a man near a South Carolina beach bathroom. SENT: 130 words.

— DAM FALL-RESCUE, from REIDVILLE — A woman has been rescued after falling from a dam in South Carolina into a pond. SENT: 130 words.


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