South Carolina tacked on 324 new COVID-19 cases, DHEC announced on Wednesday. In addition to the new cases, six more deaths were confirmed in the state. Since the start of the pandemic, South Carolina has recorded 468,939 confirmed COVID-19 cases and8,118 deaths from the coronavirus. 6,250 molecular test results were among the latest to be reported to DHEC. Of these, 7. 9 percent were positive. Click here for more data.