There is a big opportunity for misinformation to spread both intentionally and unintentionally whenever there is a rapidly developing news story, especially one that might be causing some fear and panic. Here are some good sources of news on the COVID-19.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The latest information from the CDC. Provides introductory information to COVID-19 (How it spreads, symptoms, etc), situation updates on cases in the US and abroad, information for travel, etc.
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak, World Health Organization (WHO)
The WHO's information and guidance page on COVID-19. Includes news updates, questions and answers, introductory information, and "Myth-busters" about the virus.
This agency will provide you with the lastest statistics and news on the Coronavirus in South Carolina.
FEMA Coronavirus Rumor Control
FEMA has compiled a list of common rumors that are circulating about COVID-19
Coronavirus Coverage, New York Times
Award-winning journalism; center-left editorial perspective.
Provides up to date COVID-19 data analysis for all 50 states.
Includes coverage of the COVID-19 outbreak, this database curates openly available content related to coronaviruses. It includes thousands of open-access articles from the world’s leading publishers as well as current research from pre-print repositories such as arXiv and will continue to grow and evolve as more is learned about the pandemic.