Patrick Phillips

Digital Content Manager

Charleston, SC

Patrick is the digital content manager for Live 5 News in Charleston.

He joined the Live 5 News team in October 2006 and has been managing the station's website since March 2014.

He began his broadcasting career in 1991 at WLTX-TV in Columbia and graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in Broadcasting.

Recent Articles by Patrick

SC infant boy surrendered to deputies under Daniel’s Law

Authorities clear SC prison following investigation into bomb threat

SC attorney general sends letter to Biden opposing statehood for DC

McMaster blocks feds from bringing unaccompanied children from border to SC

Quarter-century-old dog tag among items found in 12-foot SC gator’s belly

S. Carolina Senate OKs five-day school for all by April 12

SC proposal would bar employers from requiring COVID vaccine

Judge blocks SC abortion ban while court fights continue; Groups who sued respond

FEMA to begin reimbursing families for COVID-19 death-related funeral costs

House passes bill to expand background checks for gun sales

Police: Man exchanges gunfire with officers after intimidating neighbors with rifle in W. Ashley

Charleston Animal Society offering $5K reward in dognapping case

Darius Rucker honored as ‘Southerner of the Year’

SC Senate passes bill to make electric chair default execution method

SC’s first shipment of J&J vaccine to contain 41K doses, health department says

South Carolina lawmaker: Trump can be buried at state Capitol

Cannonball, tin containers removed from Calhoun Monument time capsule

  1 dead, 2 injured in crash involving Berkeley County K9 unit

SC zoo celebrates birth of new giraffe

McMaster orders review of state’s power grid

Planned Parenthood halts ‘all abortion services,’ waits for court intervention

  McMaster honors Lowcountry principal with Order of Palmetto

McMaster challenges Biden Administrations ‘erroneous claims’ about safe re-opening of schools

DHEC launches new COVID-19 vaccine hotline

Darius Rucker’s good deed surprises patrons, servers at S.C. IHOP

99-year-old S.C. man who suffers from impairments missing

College of Charleston warns of COVID spike, ‘zero tolerance’ toward large gatherings

Colleton County deputy who died from COVID remembered at memorial service

Aaron’s death prompts call to change name: Braves to Hammers

SC Heartbeat Bill heads to full Senate after lawmakers vote out exceptions for rape, incest