Included in the evening’s final newscast:
— The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado did hit Simpsonville on Wednesday.
— U.S. Justice Department officials are siding with a lawsuit that challenges South Carolina’s “disturbing schools” law.
— We’re still waiting for a jury verdict after a day of deliberations in the Michael Slager trial.
— SC’s inspector general says more than $10 million in food stamp fraud or overpayment may have been awarded after last year’s historic flooding.