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  • August Mugshots

    August Mugshots

    Monday, August 11 2014 4:01 PM EDT2014-08-11 20:01:35 GMT
    August arrests in Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina.
    August arrests in Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina.
  • Things You Only Hear in the South

    Things You Only Hear in the South

    Friday, June 20 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-06-21 00:10:48 GMT
    Here are a mess of words and phrases that make the South unique and awesome.
    Here are a mess of words and phrases that make the South unique and awesome.
  • Suspected Shooter Identified In Greenville LEC Incident

    Suspected Shooter Identified In Greenville LEC Incident

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 14:01:02 GMT
    Evan Casey Bennett of Greenville was pronounced dead at the scene Monday night. Evan Casey Bennett of Greenville was pronounced dead at the scene Monday night.
    The coroner identified the man who investigators say wounded a Greenville Police officer at the Law Enforcement Center. Evan Casey Bennett - the suspected shooter- was pronounced dead at the scene Monday night. 
    The Greenville County Coroner identified the man who investigators say wounded a Greenville Police officer at the Law Enforcement Center. Evan Casey Bennett of Greenville - the suspected shooter- was pronounced dead at the scene Monday night. 
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  • Suspected Shooter Identified In Greenville LEC Incident

    Suspected Shooter Identified In Greenville LEC Incident

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 14:01:02 GMT
    Evan Casey Bennett of Greenville was pronounced dead at the scene Monday night. Evan Casey Bennett of Greenville was pronounced dead at the scene Monday night.
    The coroner identified the man who investigators say wounded a Greenville Police officer at the Law Enforcement Center. Evan Casey Bennett - the suspected shooter- was pronounced dead at the scene Monday night. 
    The Greenville County Coroner identified the man who investigators say wounded a Greenville Police officer at the Law Enforcement Center. Evan Casey Bennett of Greenville - the suspected shooter- was pronounced dead at the scene Monday night. 
  • Crosswell Elementary School To Dismiss Early Due To Power Outage

    Crosswell Elementary School To Dismiss Early Due To Power Outage

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:56 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:56:05 GMT
    Crosswell Elementary School in Pickens County will be dismissing early due to power outage.Crosswell Elementary School in Pickens County will be dismissing early due to power outage.
    Crosswell Elementary School in Pickens County is dismissing early due to a power outage. Pickens County School District spokesman John Eby stated that the school will dismiss students at 9:30 Tuesday morning and normal dismissal procedures will be followed.
    Crosswell Elementary School in Pickens County is dismissing early due to a power outage. Pickens County School District spokesman John Eby stated that the school will dismiss students at 9:30 Tuesday morning and normal dismissal procedures will be followed.
  • September 2 Job Fairs

    September 2 Job Fairs

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:11 AM EDT2014-09-02 10:11:39 GMT
    There are a couple of job fairs in our area Tuesday, September 2.There are a couple of job fairs in our area Tuesday, September 2.
    There are a couple of job fairs in our area Tuesday, September 2.
    There are a couple of job fairs in our area Tuesday, September 2.
  • Officials Hold Press Conference On LEC Shooting

    Officials Hold Press Conference On LEC Shooting

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:25 AM EDT2014-09-02 06:25:12 GMT
    Officials are holding a press conference on the shooting that happened on Greenville Law Enforcement Center.Read More: Shots Fired At Greenville Law Enforcement Center; One Dead
    Officials are holding a press conference on the shooting that happened on Greenville Law Enforcement Center.Read More: Shots Fired At Greenville Law Enforcement Center; One Dead
  • SWAT Called To Home After Man Locks Himself Inside With A Gun

    SWAT Called To Home After Man Locks Himself Inside With A Gun

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:04 AM EDT2014-09-02 06:04:32 GMT
    Greenville County Sheriff's Office SWAT responded to a domestic disturbance call on Stallings Road Monday night. 
    Greenville County Sheriff's Office SWAT responded to a domestic disturbance call on Stallings Road Monday night. 
  • Laboring On Labor Day: Tradition and Economic Opportunity

    Laboring On Labor Day: Tradition and Economic Opportunity

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:15 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:15:21 GMT
    For some, Labor Day is a farewell to white pants and shoes. For others, it means an extra day of vacation. There are also those who take the day quite literally and cash in on the holiday.For some, Labor Day is a farewell to white pants and shoes. For others, it means an extra day of vacation. There are also those who take the day quite literally and cash in on the holiday.
    For some, Labor Day is a farewell to white pants and shoes. For others, it means an extra day of vacation. There are also those who take the day quite literally and cash in on the holiday.
    For some, Labor Day is a farewell to white pants and shoes. For others, it means an extra day of vacation. There are also those who take the day quite literally and cash in on the holiday.
  • Carrie Underwood Announces Pregnancy

    Carrie Underwood Announces Pregnancy

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:44:40 GMT
    Photo from Carrie Underwood's twitter post. Photo from Carrie Underwood's twitter post.
    Country star Carrie Underwood and NHL player Mike Fisher chose the Labor Day holiday to announce they are expecting their first child.
    Country star Carrie Underwood and NHL player Mike Fisher chose the Labor Day holiday to announce they are expecting their first child.
  • Blacksburg Police Chief Among Burglary Victims

    Blacksburg Police Chief Among Burglary Victims

    Monday, September 1 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:44:14 GMT
     An Upstate police chief was among several victims in a rash of early morning burglaries across the county.
     An Upstate police chief was among several victims in a rash of early morning burglaries across the county.

  • Woman Charged With DUI After 2 Children Die In Boating Accident

    Woman Charged With DUI After 2 Children Die In Boating Accident

    Monday, September 1 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:08:30 GMT
    Dawn Thompson, 53, of EasleyDawn Thompson, 53, of Easley
    Dawn Thompson, 53, of Easley is charged with two counts of felony DUI  after a five-month old baby and a nine-year old child died after a boat capsized on Lake Hartwell Sunday in the Townville area.

    Dawn Thompson, 53, of Easley is charged with two counts of felony DUI  after a five-month old baby and a nine-year old child died after a boat capsized on Lake Hartwell Sunday in the Townville area.
  • Primary Care Associates Job Fair Tuesday

    Primary Care Associates Job Fair Tuesday

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:28:06 GMT
    Circle of Angels in partnership with the SC Works Cherokee County office is hosting a job fair for primary care associates Tuesday between 9 a.m. and noon.Circle of Angels in partnership with the SC Works Cherokee County office is hosting a job fair for primary care associates Tuesday between 9 a.m. and noon.
    Circle of Angels in partnership with the SC Works Cherokee County office is hosting a job fair for primary care associates Tuesday between 9 a.m. and noon.
    Circle of Angels in partnership with the SC Works Cherokee County office is hosting a job fair for primary care associates Tuesday between 9 a.m. and noon.
  • 2 Women, 4 Kids Hurt In Lake Keowee Jet Ski Wreck

    2 Women, 4 Kids Hurt In Lake Keowee Jet Ski Wreck

    Monday, September 1 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-09-01 17:59:29 GMT
    Authorities say two jet skis collided on Lake Keowee, injuring the two drivers and four children who were riding along.
    Authorities say two jet skis collided on Lake Keowee, injuring the two drivers and four children who were riding along.
  • Spartanburg Co. Deputies Looking For Home Detention Escapee

    Spartanburg Co. Deputies Looking For Home Detention Escapee

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:49 PM EDT2014-09-01 16:49:29 GMT
    Mugshot: Lonnell Norvell Chamblee (Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office)Mugshot: Lonnell Norvell Chamblee (Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Spartanburg County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man who escaped from home detention. According to an arrest warrant issued by the sheriff's office, 21-year-old Lonnell Norvell Chamblee, of Spartanburg, is wanted for escape after he cut off his ankle monitoring bracelet and escaped from the home detention program.
    Spartanburg County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man who escaped from home detention. According to an arrest warrant issued by the sheriff's office, 21-year-old Lonnell Norvell Chamblee, of Spartanburg, is wanted for escape after he cut off his ankle monitoring bracelet and escaped from the home detention program.
  • Deputies: Powdery Substance Found In Iva Mailbox; Hazmat Responded

    Deputies: Powdery Substance Found In Iva Mailbox; Hazmat Responded

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:22 AM EDT2014-09-01 10:22:45 GMT
    File PhotoFile Photo
    Anderson County Fire, HAZMAT, EMS and Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a powdery substance found in a mailbox in Iva Sunday. 
    According to the Anderson County Sheriff's Office, a call came in about a person locating a powder in a mailbox on Continent Road.Once crews arrived on scene, it was determined that the substance had no biological threat. 
    Anderson County Fire, HAZMAT, EMS and Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a powdery substance found in a mailbox in Iva Sunday. 
    According to the Anderson County Sheriff's Office, a call came in about a person locating a powder in a mailbox on Continent Road.Once crews arrived on scene, it was determined that the substance had no biological threat. 
  • Para-Cycling World Championships Boost Local Economy

    Para-Cycling World Championships Boost Local Economy

    Sunday, August 31 2014 10:45 PM EDT2014-09-01 02:45:02 GMT
    The UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships are being hosted by the City of Greenville. It's the first time the event has been held in the U.S. since 1998.The UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships are being hosted by the City of Greenville. It's the first time the event has been held in the U.S. since 1998.

    Organizers of the UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Greenville say the five-day event could have a multi-million dollar impact.

    Organizers of the UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Greenville say the five-day event could have a multi-million dollar impact.

  • 49er Ray McDonald Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges

    49er Ray McDonald Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges

    Sunday, August 31 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:45:47 GMT
    Photo from KRON 4Photo from KRON 4
    San Francisco 49er football player Ray McDonald has been released from jail after being arrested on felony domestic violence charges.
    San Francisco 49er football player Ray McDonald has been released from jail after being arrested on felony domestic violence charges.
  • Seattle-Area Bikini Coffee Stand Owner Charged With Prostitution

    Seattle-Area Bikini Coffee Stand Owner Charged With Prostitution

    Sunday, August 31 2014 4:30 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:30:37 GMT
    Photo from KIRO-TVPhoto from KIRO-TV
    A Seattle-area business owner has been charged with promoting prostitution and money laundering, after allegedly using her baristas in a bikini coffee stand to sell sex acts.
    A Seattle-area business owner has been charged with promoting prostitution and money laundering, after allegedly using her baristas in a bikini coffee stand to sell sex acts.
  • 19-year-old Arrested After Deputies Say He Shot At Two Houses; Held Victim At Knifepoint.

    19-year-old Arrested After Deputies Say He Shot At Two Houses; Held Victim At Knifepoint.

    Sunday, August 31 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:18:25 GMT
    Mugshot from the Spartanburg County Sheriff's OfficeMugshot from the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
    A 19-year-old has been arrested after deputies say he shot at two different homes and held a knife to the throat of a person on Moore Duncan Drive during the dates of August 23rd and 24th.
    A 19-year-old has been arrested after deputies say he shot at two different homes and held a knife to the throat of a person on Moore Duncan Drive during the dates of August 23rd and 24th.
  • PICS: Retired Police Dog OK After Belton House Fire

    PICS: Retired Police Dog OK After Belton House Fire

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-08-31 17:51:03 GMT
    A fire in Belton Sunday damaged an employee of the Anderson County Sheriff's Office home.
    A fire in Belton Sunday damaged an employee of the Anderson County Sheriff's Office home.
  • Marines Deactivate Decorated 'Walking Dead' Unit

    Marines Deactivate Decorated 'Walking Dead' Unit

    Sunday, August 31 2014 11:29 AM EDT2014-08-31 15:29:30 GMT
    U.S. Marines with the 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment provide security inside a compound during a clearing mission in a village in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Nov. 6, 2013.U.S. Marines with the 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment provide security inside a compound during a clearing mission in a village in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Nov. 6, 2013.
    Decades before the television show, a Marine Corps battalion decorated for extensive combat in World War II and Vietnam earned the nickname the "Walking Dead."
    Decades before the television show, a Marine Corps battalion decorated for extensive combat in World War II and Vietnam earned the nickname the "Walking Dead."
  • Patrols Increase Over Labor Day Holiday

    Patrols Increase Over Labor Day Holiday

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-08-31 02:42:02 GMT
    S.C. Highway Patrol's goal is zero fatalities over the Labor Day holiday.S.C. Highway Patrol's goal is zero fatalities over the Labor Day holiday.

    State and local law enforcement agencies are working together to keep the roadways safe.

    State and local law enforcement agencies are working together to keep the roadways safe.

  • Driver Charged In Deputy Involved Crash

    Driver Charged In Deputy Involved Crash

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:19:41 GMT
    Mugshot from the Spartanburg County Detention CenterMugshot from the Spartanburg County Detention Center
    South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving a Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office deputy that happened early Saturday morning.
    South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving a Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office deputy that happened early Saturday morning.
  • Strip Club Owner Arrested For Prostitution

    Strip Club Owner Arrested For Prostitution

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-08-30 22:58:50 GMT
    Mugshot from the Spartanburg County Sheriff's OfficeMugshot from the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
    Timothy Treadwell, 51 of Inman, was arrested on charges of Prostitution and Assault and Battery Friday night after police served search warrants at the strip club 'Teazers'.
    Timothy Treadwell, 51 of Inman, was arrested on charges of Prostitution and Assault and Battery Friday night after police served search warrants at the strip club 'Teazers'.
  • Wanted Walhalla Man Arrested After Deputies Locate Gun, Drugs In Vehicle

    Wanted Walhalla Man Arrested After Deputies Locate Gun, Drugs In Vehicle

    Saturday, August 30 2014 5:58 PM EDT2014-08-30 21:58:18 GMT
    Mugshot provided by the Oconee County Sheriff's OfficeMugshot provided by the Oconee County Sheriff's Office
    A Walhalla man, wanted on several charges in Anderson County, was arrested in Oconee County Friday night.
    A Walhalla man, wanted on several charges in Anderson County, was arrested in Oconee County Friday night.
  • NC Apple Festival Returns To Hendersonville

    NC Apple Festival Returns To Hendersonville

    Saturday, August 30 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-08-30 21:46:49 GMT
    The NC Apple Festival runs from Friday to Monday and officials say more than 225,000 people attended last year.The NC Apple Festival runs from Friday to Monday and officials say more than 225,000 people attended last year.

    Local farmers are celebrating a bountiful apple harvest this Labor Day weekend.

    Local farmers are celebrating a bountiful apple harvest this Labor Day weekend.

  • GA Sheriff: Grandmother's Casket Used To Hide Drugs

    GA Sheriff: Grandmother's Casket Used To Hide Drugs

    Saturday, August 30 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-08-30 20:35:28 GMT
    A middle Georgia sheriff says two inmates visiting a Macon funeral home tried to return to jail with drugs and other contraband that had been hidden inside their grandmother's casket.
    A middle Georgia sheriff says two inmates visiting a Macon funeral home tried to return to jail with drugs and other contraband that had been hidden inside their grandmother's casket.
  • Human Skull Donated To Goodwill Store In Texas

    Human Skull Donated To Goodwill Store In Texas

    Saturday, August 30 2014 4:26 PM EDT2014-08-30 20:26:53 GMT
    Police are scratching their heads trying to work out who donated a human skull to a thrift store in Austin, Texas.
    Police are scratching their heads trying to work out who donated a human skull to a thrift store in Austin, Texas.
  • Tree Dedicated In Memory Of Stillborn Giraffe

    Tree Dedicated In Memory Of Stillborn Giraffe

    Saturday, August 30 2014 3:16 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:16:29 GMT
    The Greenville Zoo held a tree dedication Saturday for Roho, the Giraffe that was stillborn on August 20th.
    The Greenville Zoo held a tree dedication Saturday for Roho, the Giraffe that was stillborn on August 20th.
  • Kraft Foods Recalls Some American Cheese Singles

    Kraft Foods Recalls Some American Cheese Singles

    Saturday, August 30 2014 2:56 PM EDT2014-08-30 18:56:05 GMT
    Photo from CBS NewsPhoto from CBS News
    Just in time for the summer season's final barbeque, Kraft Foods has recalled nearly 8,000 cases of their classic American cheese slices.
    Just in time for the summer season's final barbeque, Kraft Foods has recalled nearly 8,000 cases of their classic American cheese slices.
  • Missing Woman Located In NC

    Missing Woman Located In NC

    Saturday, August 30 2014 1:58 PM EDT2014-08-30 17:58:46 GMT
    Photo of Pauline Pinson provided by the Greenville Police Department.Photo of Pauline Pinson provided by the Greenville Police Department.
    Greenville Police released information Saturday stating the Pauline Prinson has been found safe in North Carolina and she is doing just fine. 
    Greenville Police released information Saturday stating the Pauline Prinson has been found safe in North Carolina and she is doing just fine. 
  • Asheville Woman Arrested After Deadly Bartlett Street Shooting

    Asheville Woman Arrested After Deadly Bartlett Street Shooting

    Friday, August 29 2014 8:55 PM EDT2014-08-30 00:55:07 GMT
    Asheville Police say they've made an arrest in a deadly shooting Friday on Bartlett Street.Asheville Police say they've made an arrest in a deadly shooting Friday on Bartlett Street.

     Asheville Police say they've made an arrest in a deadly shooting on Bartlett Street Friday afternoon.

     Asheville Police say they've made an arrest in a deadly shooting on Bartlett Street Friday afternoon.

  • Spartanburg Man Arrested For 2nd Time, Burglary Arrest

    Spartanburg Man Arrested For 2nd Time, Burglary Arrest

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:14:57 GMT
    Spartanburg County deputies say they arrested Romel Alfaro,  same man arrested they say for assaulting 3 women on August 17th. Photo Courtesy: Spartanburg County Sheriff's OfficeSpartanburg County deputies say they arrested Romel Alfaro, same man arrested they say for assaulting 3 women on August 17th. Photo Courtesy: Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
    Spartanburg County deputies say they've arrested the same man they say they booked for assaulting three women on August 17th.
    Spartanburg County deputies say they've arrested the same man they say they booked for assaulting three women on August 17th.

  • Fact Check: Sheheen Ad Says Haley “Hid” Computer Hacking Scandal

    Fact Check: Sheheen Ad Says Haley “Hid” Computer Hacking Scandal

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:49:41 GMT
    A new TV ad from Democratic candidate for South Carolina Vincent Sheheen attacks Gov. Nikki Haley for her handling of the security breach at the state Department of Revenue in 2012. The ad says, "When hackers stole the Social Security numbers of 3.6 million South Carolinians, Haley hid it from us for over two weeks."
    A new TV ad from Democratic candidate for South Carolina Vincent Sheheen attacks Gov. Nikki Haley for her handling of the security breach at the state Department of Revenue in 2012. The ad says, "When hackers stole the Social Security numbers of 3.6 million South Carolinians, Haley hid it from us for over two weeks."
  • Spartanburg Co. Schools Host Chinese Exchange Students

    Spartanburg Co. Schools Host Chinese Exchange Students

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:44:19 GMT
    Spartanburg Schools Host Chinese Exchange StudentsSpartanburg Schools Host Chinese Exchange Students
    Spartanburg County School District Five hosted about 20 exchange students this week from China.
    Spartanburg County School District Five hosted about 20 exchange students this week from China.
  • 2 Security Guards Found Dead Off Laurens Rd in Greenville Co.

    2 Security Guards Found Dead Off Laurens Rd in Greenville Co.

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:57:15 GMT
    A woman delivering newspapers found the bodies of two security guards at the old John D. Hollingsworth On Wheels textile factory at 3309 Laurens Road at 3:36 a.m.
    A woman delivering newspapers found the bodies of two security guards at the old John D. Hollingsworth On Wheels textile factory at 3309 Laurens Road at 3:36 a.m.
  • Man Arrested After Motorcycle Chase Through 2 Counties

    Man Arrested After Motorcycle Chase Through 2 Counties

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:59:59 GMT
    Eric Fontaine faced charges of reckless driving, failure to stop and possession of marijuanaEric Fontaine faced charges of reckless driving, failure to stop and possession of marijuana
    Oconee County deputies arrested Eric Fontaine of Fletcher, NC and charged him with reckless driving, failure to stop and simple possession of marijuana. The Oconee County Sheriff's Office says a deputy spotted Fontaine on a motorcycle, traveling at a high rate of speed Friday afternoon on Highway 123 near Seneca.
    Oconee County deputies arrested Eric Fontaine of Fletcher, NC and charged him with reckless driving, failure to stop and simple possession of marijuana. The Oconee County Sheriff's Office says a deputy spotted Fontaine on a motorcycle, traveling at a high rate of speed Friday afternoon on Highway 123 near Seneca.
  • Greer Child Suffers Broken Arm In Pit Bull Attack

    Greer Child Suffers Broken Arm In Pit Bull Attack

    Friday, August 29 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-08-29 18:53:05 GMT
    The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. Thursday on Harvey Road in Greer.The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. Thursday on Harvey Road in Greer.
    Greer Police say a six-year old boy suffered a broken arm in three places when a pit bull attacked him after he got off a school bus. The dog was owned by a woman who says she bought the animal off Craigslist and had no documentation for the pet.
    Greer Police say a six-year old boy suffered a broken arm in three places when a pit bull attacked him after he got off a school bus. The dog was owned by a woman who says she bought the animal off Craigslist and had no documentation for the pet.
  • Cyclists In Upstate For Para-Cycling Road World Championships

    Cyclists In Upstate For Para-Cycling Road World Championships

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:28:42 GMT
    Cyclists from around the world are in the area this week for the Para-Cycling Road World Championships, an event billed as the Super Bowl of Para-cycling on the events website.
    Cyclists from around the world are in the area this week for the Para-Cycling Road World Championships, an event billed as the Super Bowl of Para-cycling on the events website.
  • SC Woman Pleads Guilty In NC Kidnapping Plot

    SC Woman Pleads Guilty In NC Kidnapping Plot

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:20 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:20:55 GMT
    SC Woman Pleads Guilty In NC Kidnapping PlotSC Woman Pleads Guilty In NC Kidnapping Plot
    A South Carolina woman has admitted lying to federal agents during their investigation of the gang-related kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father.Chason Renee Chase pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court in Columbia.
    A South Carolina woman has admitted lying to federal agents during their investigation of the gang-related kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father.Chason Renee Chase pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court in Columbia.
  • Husband Picks $100K Winning Numbers For Mauldin Woman

    Husband Picks $100K Winning Numbers For Mauldin Woman

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-08-29 14:53:01 GMT
    The S.C. Education Lottery says the woman played those numbers at the Pavan Food Store on East Butler Rd.The S.C. Education Lottery says the woman played those numbers at the Pavan Food Store on East Butler Rd.
    A Mauldin woman won $100,000 in a lottery game using numbers picked by her husband. The winner's husband went online to search previous winning numbers from the Palmetto Cash 5 game.
    A Mauldin woman won $100,000 in a lottery game using numbers picked by her husband. The winner's husband went online to search previous winning numbers from the Palmetto Cash 5 game.
  • SC Woman Says Boyfriend Hit Her With Watermelon

    SC Woman Says Boyfriend Hit Her With Watermelon

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:06 AM EDT2014-08-29 14:06:52 GMT
    Jimmy Poage (Photo courtesy York Co. Sheriff's Office)Jimmy Poage (Photo courtesy York Co. Sheriff's Office)
    A Fort Mill man has been charged with criminal domestic violence after his girlfriend said he hit her with a watermelon.The Herald of Rock Hill reports that a 41-year-old woman told deputies that her boyfriend, 48-year-old Jimmy Poage, had been drinking on Wednesday night and thought she was cheating on him.
    A Fort Mill man has been charged with criminal domestic violence after his girlfriend said he hit her with a watermelon.The Herald of Rock Hill reports that a 41-year-old woman told deputies that her boyfriend, 48-year-old Jimmy Poage, had been drinking on Wednesday night and thought she was cheating on him.
  • Britain Raises Terror Threat Level

    Britain Raises Terror Threat Level

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:55 AM EDT2014-08-29 13:55:20 GMT
    Britain has repeatedly expressed concern about British nationals traveling to the Middle East and returning to wage attacks in the U.K.Britain has repeatedly expressed concern about British nationals traveling to the Middle East and returning to wage attacks in the U.K.
    Britain's Home Secretary Theresa May says the country has raised the terror threat level from substantial to severe, but says there is no specific threat. The threat level means that a terrorist attack is considered "highly likely," but May insisted Friday there is no information to suggest an attack is imminent. 
    Britain's Home Secretary Theresa May says the country has raised the terror threat level from substantial to severe, but says there is no specific threat. The threat level means that a terrorist attack is considered "highly likely," but May insisted Friday there is no information to suggest an attack is imminent. 
  • Ron Wilson, Along With Wife & Brother Appear In Court

    Ron Wilson, Along With Wife & Brother Appear In Court

    Thursday, August 28 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:59:05 GMT
    Ron Wilson, estranged wife and brother appear in Greenville court.Ron Wilson, estranged wife and brother appear in Greenville court.

    Ron Wilson along with his estranged wife and brother appear in Greenville court Thursday to face additional charges in Ponzi scheme case.

    Ron Wilson along with his estranged wife and brother appear in Greenville court Thursday to face additional charges in Ponzi scheme case.

  • Reward Offered For Greer Firearms Theft

    Reward Offered For Greer Firearms Theft

    Thursday, August 28 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:01:09 GMT
    The ATF is joining other organizations in offering a reward to help solve a firearms theft in Greer in July. Photo Courtesy Greer PDThe ATF is joining other organizations in offering a reward to help solve a firearms theft in Greer in July. Photo Courtesy Greer PD

    The ATF is joining other organizations in offering a reward to help solve a firearms theft in Greer in July.

    The ATF is joining other organizations in offering a reward to help solve a firearms theft in Greer in July.

  • Sheheen Aims More Attacks at Haley Over DSS, Welfare-to-Work

    Sheheen Aims More Attacks at Haley Over DSS, Welfare-to-Work

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:39:36 GMT
    Democratic candidate for governor Vincent Sheheen aimed more attacks Thursday at Gov. Nikki Haley over problems at the state Department of Social Services and her claims about the number of DSS clients who've gotten off welfare by getting jobs. "Her benefits-to-work numbers are untrue,” he told reporters in Columbia.
    Democratic candidate for governor Vincent Sheheen aimed more attacks Thursday at Gov. Nikki Haley over problems at the state Department of Social Services and her claims about the number of DSS clients who've gotten off welfare by getting jobs. "Her benefits-to-work numbers are untrue,” he told reporters in Columbia.
  • Attempted Murder Charge For Driver In Clinton Crash

    Attempted Murder Charge For Driver In Clinton Crash

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:11:26 GMT
    Alton PaytonAlton Payton

    Clinton Public Safety has filed an attempted murder charge against the driver of a car that plowed into Bailey Manor Wednesday afternoon. Public Safety Director Robin Morse says Alton Payton, 84, will also be charged with one count of malicious damage to real property.

    Clinton Public Safety has filed an attempted murder charge against the driver of a car that plowed into Bailey Manor Wednesday afternoon. Public Safety Director Robin Morse says Alton Payton, 84, will also be charged with one count of malicious damage to real property.

  • Upstate Drivers Can Expect Checkpoints, Heavy Enforcement This Holiday Weekend

    Upstate Drivers Can Expect Checkpoints, Heavy Enforcement This Holiday Weekend

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:30:10 GMT

    If you plan to drive anywhere this weekend, you'll have a lot of company. AAA Carolinas says thousands more people will be on the roads this holiday weekend. And local law enforcement agencies are planning more patrols and checkpoints to keep you safe.

    If you plan to drive anywhere this weekend, you'll have a lot of company. AAA Carolinas says thousands more people will be on the roads this holiday weekend. And local law enforcement agencies are planning more patrols and checkpoints to keep you safe.

  • Suspicious Fire At Biltmore Family Medicine In Asheville

    Suspicious Fire At Biltmore Family Medicine In Asheville

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:29:23 GMT
    Fire At Biltmore Family Medicine Determined To Be SuspiciousFire At Biltmore Family Medicine Determined To Be Suspicious
    The Asheville-Buncombe Arson Task Force determined that a fire at Biltmore Family Medicine, on Saint Dunstans Road, is suspicious in nature. Crews were called to that location around 3:15am on August 4th.
    The Asheville-Buncombe Arson Task Force determined that a fire at Biltmore Family Medicine, on Saint Dunstans Road, is suspicious in nature. Crews were called to that location around 3:15am on August 4th.
  • Spartanburg Co. Employee Charged With Breach Of Trust

    Spartanburg Co. Employee Charged With Breach Of Trust

    Thursday, August 28 2014 3:59 PM EDT2014-08-28 19:59:03 GMT
    Mugshot from Spartanburg County Sheriff's OfficeMugshot from Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
    Charles "Tony" Barnett, who was the Administrator/Assistant Director of Emergency Preparedness in Spartanburg County, was arrested Wednesday on charges of Breach of Trust.
    Charles "Tony" Barnett, who was the Administrator/Assistant Director of Emergency Preparedness in Spartanburg County, was arrested Wednesday on charges of Breach of Trust.
  • Child, 1, Tests Positive For Meth, Westminster Mom Charged

    Child, 1, Tests Positive For Meth, Westminster Mom Charged

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:36:28 GMT
    Bridgette Delanea McCallBridgette Delanea McCall
    A Westminster woman is under arrest after sheriff's investigators say her one-year old child tested positive for methamphetamine. Bridgette Delanea McCall, 36, is charged with unlawful neglect of a child by the Oconee County Sheriff's Office.
    A Westminster woman is under arrest after sheriff's investigators say her one-year old child tested positive for methamphetamine. Bridgette Delanea McCall, 36, is charged with unlawful neglect of a child by the Oconee County Sheriff's Office.
  • Jolie, Pitt Wed In Chateau Miraval, France

    Jolie, Pitt Wed In Chateau Miraval, France

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:51 AM EDT2014-08-28 14:51:19 GMT
    Photo courtesy Associated PressPhoto courtesy Associated Press
    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in Chateau Miraval, France, says a spokesman for the couple. Jolie and Pitt wed Saturday in a small chapel in a private ceremony attended by family and friends.
    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in Chateau Miraval, France, says a spokesman for the couple. Jolie and Pitt wed Saturday in a small chapel in a private ceremony attended by family and friends.
  • Hello Kitty Isn't A Cat? She's a Little Girl?

    Hello Kitty Isn't A Cat? She's a Little Girl?

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:49 AM EDT2014-08-28 14:49:00 GMT
    Photo courtesy Associated PressPhoto courtesy Associated Press
    Hello Kitty isn't what we think she is.There's an upcoming exhibit devoted to the pop culture icon at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles.The curator of an upcoming exhibit tells the Los Angeles Times Hello Kitty is not a cat.
    Hello Kitty isn't what we think she is.There's an upcoming exhibit devoted to the pop culture icon at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles.The curator of an upcoming exhibit tells the Los Angeles Times Hello Kitty is not a cat.
  • USC Takes On Texas A&M Thursday In Columbia

    USC Takes On Texas A&M Thursday In Columbia

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:33 AM EDT2014-08-28 14:33:49 GMT
    Number 9 USC takes on 21st ranked Texas A&M in the first meeting between the schools, who are both now in the SEC.  Kickoff is at 6 p.m.
    Number 9 USC takes on 21st ranked Texas A&M in the first meeting between the schools, who are both now in the SEC.  Kickoff is at 6 p.m.
  • School Bus Involved In Crash In Greenville Co.

    School Bus Involved In Crash In Greenville Co.

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:04 AM EDT2014-08-28 13:04:59 GMT
    A Carolina High School bus was involved in a wreck in Greenville County Thursday morning. School district officials say 27 students were on the bus at the time of the crash. They say there were no injuries as a result.
    A Carolina High School bus was involved in a wreck in Greenville County Thursday morning. School district officials say 27 students were on the bus at the time of the crash. They say there were no injuries as a result.
  • 1 Hurt After Shots Fired On Jones St. In Anderson Co.

    1 Hurt After Shots Fired On Jones St. In Anderson Co.

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:10 AM EDT2014-08-28 10:10:44 GMT
    The Anderson County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting in Anderson County.Deputies were called around 11:30 Wednesday night to Jones Street. One victim was taken by EMS to a hospital. Right now that person's condition isn't known.
    The Anderson County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting in Anderson County.Deputies were called around 11:30 Wednesday night to Jones Street. One victim was taken by EMS to a hospital. Right now that person's condition isn't known.
  • Shot Fired In Armed Robbery Of Greenville Gas Station

    Shot Fired In Armed Robbery Of Greenville Gas Station

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:17 PM EDT2014-08-28 03:17:32 GMT
    Deputies are investigating an armed robbery at the Lil' Cricket on White Horse Road in Greenville Wednesday.
    Deputies are investigating an armed robbery at the Lil' Cricket on White Horse Road in Greenville Wednesday.
  • Lyman Special Meeting Offers No Answers Into FBI Probe; Mayor Absence

    Lyman Special Meeting Offers No Answers Into FBI Probe; Mayor Absence

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:34:29 GMT
    Lyman Town Council Offered No Insight Into FBI Probe, Wednesday. Lyman Town Council Offered No Insight Into FBI Probe, Wednesday.
    Lyman Town Council started making changes, Wednesday, ata special meeting. This comes one day afterFBI agents seized equipment from town hall. Neighbors showed up at the meetingwanting to know two things.The first waswhat theFBI wanted with town equipment confiscated out of Town Hall, Tuesday. The second was why the mayor is refusing to show up at meetings. Those answers were nowhere in sight. It was business as usual for the Lyman Town Council, despite what some citizens were hoping was an o...
    Lyman Town Council started making changes, Wednesday, ata special meeting. This comes one day afterFBI agents seized equipment from town hall. Neighbors showed up at the meetingwanting to know two things.The first waswhat theFBI wanted with town equipment confiscated out of Town Hall, Tuesday. The second was why the mayor is refusing to show up at meetings. Those answers were nowhere in sight. It was business as usual for the Lyman Town Council, despite what some citizens were hoping was an o...
  • Car Crashes Into Bailey Manor In Clinton, 8 Sent To Hospital

    Car Crashes Into Bailey Manor In Clinton, 8 Sent To Hospital

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-08-28 00:26:53 GMT
    Officials tell us the car went 20-30 feet into the lobby and down the hall of Bailey Manor on Jacobs Highway late Wednesday afternoon. The vehicle then caught fire.
    Officials tell us the car went 20-30 feet into the lobby and down the hall of Bailey Manor on Jacobs Highway late Wednesday afternoon. The vehicle then caught fire.
  • Coroner ID's Human Remains Found In Spartanburg Co.

    Coroner ID's Human Remains Found In Spartanburg Co.

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:56:43 GMT
    The coroner's office says the remains were found in a wooded area near the intersection of West Church Street and Seagle Road in Cowpens.
    The coroner's office says the remains were found in a wooded area near the intersection of West Church Street and Seagle Road in Cowpens.
  • Anderson Co. PAWS Announces Targeted Quarantine

    Anderson Co. PAWS Announces Targeted Quarantine

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:51:32 GMT
    Anderson County PAWS announces limited two week public access schedule due to targeted quarantine.Anderson County PAWS announces limited two week public access schedule due to targeted quarantine.
    Anderson County PAWS announces limited two week public access schedule due to targeted quarantine.
    Anderson County PAWS announces limited two week public access schedule due to targeted quarantine.

  • Iva Police Looking For Robbery Suspect

    Iva Police Looking For Robbery Suspect

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:24:40 GMT
    Iva Police and Anderson County deputies search for robbery suspect. Photo Courtesy: Anderson Co. Sheriff's Office Iva Police and Anderson County deputies search for robbery suspect. Photo Courtesy: Anderson Co. Sheriff's Office

    Iva Police are trying to identify a suspect who entered a convenience store there, demanded money and left.

    Iva Police are trying to identify a suspect who entered a convenience store there, demanded money and left.

  • Man Accidentally Killed By Girl At Shooting Range From Greenville

    Man Accidentally Killed By Girl At Shooting Range From Greenville

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:06:11 GMT
    A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed a shooting instructor in Arizona as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities say.
    A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed a shooting instructor in Arizona as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities say.
  • 24/7 Labor Day Forecast

    24/7 Labor Day Forecast

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:54 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:54:03 GMT

    Heading to the beach, the mountains or staying at home? We've got your forecast here.

    Heading to the beach, the mountains or staying at home? We've got your forecast here.

  • SC House Meets to Vote on 2 Vetoes, Costs Taxpayers $34,000

    SC House Meets to Vote on 2 Vetoes, Costs Taxpayers $34,000

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:32:36 GMT
    The SC House overrode one veto and sustained another.The SC House overrode one veto and sustained another.
    The South Carolina House of Representatives met for a one-day special session Wednesday to vote on two bills Governor Nikki Haley vetoed. The session cost taxpayers about $34,000 in mileage, hotel, and meal costs. House Speaker Bobby Harrell says the bills couldn't have waited until lawmakers return in January.
    The South Carolina House of Representatives met for a one-day special session Wednesday to vote on two bills Governor Nikki Haley vetoed. The session cost taxpayers about $34,000 in mileage, hotel, and meal costs. House Speaker Bobby Harrell says the bills couldn't have waited until lawmakers return in January.
  • More Rabies Cases Reported In Upstate

    More Rabies Cases Reported In Upstate

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:29:49 GMT

    New numbers show more new cases of rabies in South Carolina and in the Upstate. The latest confirmed rabid animal in Laurens County exposed four people to the disease.

    New numbers show more new cases of rabies in South Carolina and in the Upstate. The latest confirmed rabid animal in Laurens County exposed four people to the disease.

  • MUGS: 15 Children Removed From Woodruff Home, Adults Arrested

    MUGS: 15 Children Removed From Woodruff Home, Adults Arrested

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:16:58 GMT

    Investigators say they found the trailer surrounded by piles of clothes and trash, a swimming pool with green water, animal feces and roaches on the floor of the home and unsecured guns and medicine bottles.

    Investigators say they found the trailer surrounded by piles of clothes and trash, a swimming pool with green water, animal feces and roaches on the floor of the home and unsecured guns and medicine bottles.

  • PICS: Most of 100+ Dogs Seized Tues. in Laurens Have New Homes

    PICS: Most of 100+ Dogs Seized Tues. in Laurens Have New Homes

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-08-27 20:59:52 GMT
    Courtesy FacebookCourtesy Facebook
    Loaded up into out-of-town shelters’ vans or carried off in new owners’ loving arms, only about 20 of the dogs remained in Laurens County Animal Control’s pens by Wednesday afternoon.
    Loaded up into out-of-town shelters’ vans or carried off in new owners’ loving arms, only about 20 of the dogs remained in Laurens County Animal Control’s pens by Wednesday afternoon.
  • Owner of gun range says he regrets death

    Owner of gun range says he regrets death

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-08-27 19:30:28 GMT
    The owner of an Arizona shooting range says he regrets that they let a 9-year-old girl fire an Uzi submachine gun, and regrets the death of one of his instructors, who was shot and killed when the gun went out of control.
    The owner of an Arizona shooting range says he regrets that they let a 9-year-old girl fire an Uzi submachine gun, and regrets the death of one of his instructors, who was shot and killed when the gun went out of control.
  • Neighborhood Finds Out It’s in Floodplain After All

    Neighborhood Finds Out It’s in Floodplain After All

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:16 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:16:05 GMT
    The culvert on Crosscreek Lane busted when a major downpour hit the upstate earlier this month. That road is still blocked near its intersection with Eagle Ridge Lane.The culvert on Crosscreek Lane busted when a major downpour hit the upstate earlier this month. That road is still blocked near its intersection with Eagle Ridge Lane.
    Neighbors in Greenville County’s Mountainbrooke neighborhood are fired up after finding out Monday FEMA has designated parts of it as a floodplain – weeks after a culvert collapsed and flooded homes.
    Neighbors in Greenville County’s Mountainbrooke neighborhood are fired up after finding out Monday FEMA has designated parts of it as a floodplain – weeks after a culvert collapsed and flooded homes.
  • Child Injured After Car Hits Stroller

    Child Injured After Car Hits Stroller

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:55 PM EDT2014-08-27 17:55:50 GMT
    According to investigators, a woman was pushing the stroller through a crosswalk on Church Street in downtown Spartanburg when the accident happened.
    According to investigators, a woman was pushing the stroller through a crosswalk on Church Street in downtown Spartanburg when the accident happened.
  • K9 to Sniff Out Explosives at Buncombe Co. Schools

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:39:38 GMT
    The Buncombe County Sheriff's Office introduced its new K9 officer today. Sampson is the first police dog in the entire country to be trained in Person Borne weapons and explosive detection. He'll use this training in a school setting.
    The Buncombe County Sheriff's Office introduced its new K9 officer today. Sampson is the first police dog in the entire country to be trained in Person Borne weapons and explosive detection. He'll use this training in a school setting.
  • Union Burglar Busted After Getting Stuck in Window

    Union Burglar Busted After Getting Stuck in Window

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:14:14 GMT
    A break-in at the Union Senior Center was foiled when one of the suspected burglars got stuck in the building's rear window.
    A break-in at the Union Senior Center was foiled when one of the suspected burglars got stuck in the building's rear window.
  • Sheriff's Office: Military Jet Crashes In Virginia

    Sheriff's Office: Military Jet Crashes In Virginia

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:29 AM EDT2014-08-27 15:29:47 GMT
    he founder of a children's ministry in eastern Alabama says that a billboard featuring a quote from Adolf Hitler will be removed.he founder of a children's ministry in eastern Alabama says that a billboard featuring a quote from Adolf Hitler will be removed.
    A sheriff's dispatcher says authorities are searching for a military jet that crashed in western Virginia. Augusta County Sheriff's Office dispatcher Becky Coynter says witnesses reported hearing a loud noise that sounded like an explosion just before 9 a.m. Wednesday.
    A sheriff's dispatcher says authorities are searching for a military jet that crashed in western Virginia. Augusta County Sheriff's Office dispatcher Becky Coynter says witnesses reported hearing a loud noise that sounded like an explosion just before 9 a.m. Wednesday.
  • Greenville Man Arrested, Charged With Lexington County Shooting

    Greenville Man Arrested, Charged With Lexington County Shooting

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:48:38 GMT
    Mugshot: Juan Hernandez-Torres, Lexington County Sheriff's OfficeMugshot: Juan Hernandez-Torres, Lexington County Sheriff's Office
    A man from Greenville has been arrested and charged with a shooting in Lexington County. Lexington County Sheriff's Office spokesman John Allard stated that Juan Hernandez-Torres, 38, was arrested after a traffic stop and brief manhunt in Laurens County Tuesday night.
    A man from Greenville has been arrested and charged with a shooting in Lexington County. Lexington County Sheriff's Office spokesman John Allard stated that Juan Hernandez-Torres, 38, was arrested after a traffic stop and brief manhunt in Laurens County Tuesday night.
  • ruhlamat America Inc.To Hire 35 Employees In Greer

    ruhlamat America Inc.To Hire 35 Employees In Greer

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:10 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:10:49 GMT
    ruhlamat America Inc will open in approximately 10,000 square feet of space at 138 Johns Road in Greer.ruhlamat America Inc will open in approximately 10,000 square feet of space at 138 Johns Road in Greer.
    ruhlamat America Inc. plans to have an outlet in Greenville County and hire 35 employees.The designer and manufacturer of top tier customized automation equipment will hire the workers over the next few years.
    ruhlamat America Inc. plans to have an outlet in Greenville County and hire 35 employees.The designer and manufacturer of top tier customized automation equipment will hire the workers over the next few years.
  • Fountain Inn Man Killed On Greenpond Road

    Fountain Inn Man Killed On Greenpond Road

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:30 AM EDT2014-08-27 13:30:18 GMT
    1 dead after crash in Greenville County.1 dead after crash in Greenville County.
    A Fountain Inn man was killed in an accident on Greenpond Road early Wednesday morning. Donald Lance Tucker, 29, was killed in the crash near Martin Road just after 12:30 a.m. 
    A Fountain Inn man was killed in an accident on Greenpond Road early Wednesday morning. Donald Lance Tucker, 29, was killed in the crash near Martin Road just after 12:30 a.m. according to the Greenville County Coroner.
  • Lyman Employee Suspended; SLED, FBI Involved

    Lyman Employee Suspended; SLED, FBI Involved

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:06 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:06:27 GMT
    Former Lyman Public Works Director Alan Johnson has been suspended without pay pending an investigation. Town council called an emergency meeting Tuesday to discuss the matter.
    Former Lyman Public Works Director Alan Johnson has been suspended without pay pending an investigation. Town council called an emergency meeting Tuesday to discuss the matter.
  • Anti-Fire Foam Spills At Oklahoma Military Base, Covering Copters

    Anti-Fire Foam Spills At Oklahoma Military Base, Covering Copters

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:56 PM EDT2014-08-27 02:56:13 GMT
    Anti-fire foam covers Black Hawk helicopters at an Army National Guard base in Tulsa, Okla. / CBS NEWSAnti-fire foam covers Black Hawk helicopters at an Army National Guard base in Tulsa, Okla. / CBS NEWS
    Fire-suppression foam accidentally spread over a wide area at the Oklahoma Army National Guard base in Tulsa on Tuesday morning, covering several helicopters.
    Fire-suppression foam accidentally spread over a wide area at the Oklahoma Army National Guard base in Tulsa on Tuesday morning, covering several helicopters.
  • Blacksburg Mayor, Challenger In Close Race For Seat

    Blacksburg Mayor, Challenger In Close Race For Seat

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:58 PM EDT2014-08-27 00:58:45 GMT
    The Town of Blacksburg went to the polls Tuesday for a runoff election with Mayor David Hogue and challenger Darren Janesky on the ballot. 
    The Town of Blacksburg went to the polls Tuesday for a runoff election with Mayor David Hogue and challenger Darren Janesky on the ballot. 
  • Alleged 62-Year-Old Serial Stowaway Arrested in Phoenix

    Alleged 62-Year-Old Serial Stowaway Arrested in Phoenix

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-08-26 23:38:19 GMT
    Image from KRON 4Image from KRON 4
    Authorities said.“Ms. Hartman was contacted on August 14, 2014 at Sky Harbor attempting to enter a security checkpoint without a ticket."
    Authorities said.“Ms. Hartman was contacted on August 14, 2014 at Sky Harbor attempting to enter a security checkpoint without a ticket."
  • Northside Improvement Project Delayed By Property Dispute

    Northside Improvement Project Delayed By Property Dispute

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-08-26 22:01:51 GMT
    Northside redevelopment plan delayedNorthside redevelopment plan delayed
    Development delayed—plans to improve a Northside neighborhood in Spartanburg are stalled as the city negotiations with a "big time" property owner.
    Development delayed—plans to improve a Northside neighborhood in Spartanburg are stalled as the city negotiations with a "big time" property owner.
  • American Pickers Show Looking For Antiques In SC

    American Pickers Show Looking For Antiques In SC

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:58 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:58:05 GMT
    Two of cable TV's most well-known backroads travelers are planning a trip to South Carolina. The History Channel Show “American Pickers” has put out a call to the Palmetto State looking for people with unique and valuable antiques.
    Two of cable TV's most well-known backroads travelers are planning a trip to South Carolina. The History Channel Show “American Pickers” has put out a call to the Palmetto State looking for people with unique and valuable antiques.
  • USC Increasing Patrols After Crimes; Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

    USC Increasing Patrols After Crimes; Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:47:31 GMT
    Kevin O'Neal was arrested Tuesday as a suspect in an armed robbery on USC's campus.Kevin O'Neal was arrested Tuesday as a suspect in an armed robbery on USC's campus.
    The University of South Carolina is increasing patrols by campus police after four crimes in a week, three on campus and one just on the edge. A suspect in one of those crimes, an armed robbery, was arrested Tuesday.
    The University of South Carolina is increasing patrols by campus police after four crimes in a week, three on campus and one just on the edge. A suspect in one of those crimes, an armed robbery, was arrested Tuesday.
  • DOT Seeks Your Input On Long-Term Transportation Plan

    DOT Seeks Your Input On Long-Term Transportation Plan

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:30:09 GMT

    It's one of the biggest issues we hear from you about: South Carolina's transportation needs. And now, the SCDOT wants to know what you think of its long term plan to improve transportation across all fronts.

    It's one of the biggest issues we hear from you about: South Carolina's transportation needs. And now, the SCDOT wants to know what you think of its long term plan to improve transportation across all fronts.

  • Driver Charged In Deadly Asheville Crash

    Driver Charged In Deadly Asheville Crash

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:27:28 GMT
    John ZabriskieJohn Zabriskie
    An Asheville man is behind bars after a deadly accident Monday night. John Zabriskie, 49, was charged after police say his 2004 Toyota pickup truck hit a motorcycle driver.
    An Asheville man is behind bars after a deadly accident Monday night. John Zabriskie, 49, was charged after police say his 2004 Toyota pickup truck hit a motorcycle driver.
  • Lockdowns Lifted At 3 Greenville Co. Schools, Suspect On The Run

    Lockdowns Lifted At 3 Greenville Co. Schools, Suspect On The Run

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:23:25 GMT
    Phillip Krause, Jr.Phillip Krause, Jr.
    Blue Ridge High School, Blue Ridge Middle School and Skyland Elementary School were all placed on lockdown in Greenville County Tuesday afternoon. The lockdowns have since been lifted.
    Blue Ridge High School, Blue Ridge Middle School and Skyland Elementary School were all placed on lockdown in Greenville County Tuesday afternoon. The lockdowns have since been lifted.
  • Missing Anderson Man Found In Greenville

    Missing Anderson Man Found In Greenville

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-08-26 20:41:02 GMT
    Officials say Shell has been found safe in Greenville.
    Officials say Shell has been found safe in Greenville.
  • Milliken Buys Pipe Wrap

    Milliken Buys Pipe Wrap

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-08-26 20:33:02 GMT
    Milliken Buys Pipe Wrap, Inc.Milliken Buys Pipe Wrap, Inc.
    Milliken announced Tuesday that its subsidiary, Milliken Infrastructure Solutions LLC, bought Pipe Wrap Inc. which is headquartered in Houston. Pipe Wrap specializes in design and construction of composite material for pipe repairs, leak repair and corrosion prevention.
    Milliken announced Tuesday that its subsidiary, Milliken Infrastructure Solutions LLC, bought Pipe Wrap Inc. which is headquartered in Houston. Pipe Wrap specializes in design and construction of composite material for pipe repairs, leak repair and corrosion prevention.
  • 2 At Hospital After Shooting In Anderson Co.

    2 At Hospital After Shooting In Anderson Co.

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-08-26 20:28:03 GMT
    Officials with the Anderson County Sheriff's Office say they were called to a shooting at a home on Blue Ridge Avenue in Belton Tuesday morning around 10:30.
    Officials with the Anderson County Sheriff's Office say they were called to a shooting at a home on Blue Ridge Avenue in Belton Tuesday morning around 10:30.
  • Computer Glitch Causes Delays, Limited Service At DMV Offices

    Computer Glitch Causes Delays, Limited Service At DMV Offices

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-08-26 19:53:34 GMT
     A glitch in the computer system that connects the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles to other states wasn't working properly Tuesday morning, something that led to limited services and longer wait times.

     A glitch in the computer system that connects the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles to other states wasn't working properly Tuesday morning, something that led to limited services and longer wait times.


  • Cooking Oil Spill Contained In Anderson Co.

    Cooking Oil Spill Contained In Anderson Co.

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 1:33 PM EDT2014-08-26 17:33:30 GMT
    Courtesy Anderson Independent-MailCourtesy Anderson Independent-Mail
    A tanker disposing of cooking oil leaked around 50 gallons of it in Honea Path on Tuesday.
    A tanker disposing of cooking oil leaked around 50 gallons of it in Honea Path on Tuesday.
  • Crews Fighting Fire In Anderson Co.

    Crews Fighting Fire In Anderson Co.

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:10:15 GMT
    Courtesy Anderson Indepent-MailCourtesy Anderson Indepent-Mail
    Anderson County firefighters were working to put out flames at a home on Carroll Road and Brown Avenue Extension Tuesday morning.
    Anderson County firefighters were working to put out flames at a home on Carroll Road and Brown Avenue Extension Tuesday morning.
  • Gaffney Moves to Ban Tobacco Use in City-Owned Vehicles

    Gaffney Moves to Ban Tobacco Use in City-Owned Vehicles

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:04:14 GMT
    Gaffney City Council wants to ban tobacco use in city-owned vehicles. Right now, smoking is allowed if the driver is alone in the car.
    Gaffney City Council wants to ban tobacco use in city-owned vehicles. Right now, smoking is allowed if the driver is alone in the car.
  • Obama Addresses Vets In Trip to Charlotte

    Obama Addresses Vets In Trip to Charlotte

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:26 AM EDT2014-08-26 14:26:56 GMT
    The president's speech to the legionnaires Tuesday in Charlotte aims to draw attention to administration initiatives to care for veterans once they come home.The president's speech to the legionnaires Tuesday in Charlotte aims to draw attention to administration initiatives to care for veterans once they come home.
    President Barack Obama will be addressing the American Legion National Convention three months after a veterans' health care scandal rocked his administration, in an appearance that is also fraught with midterm politics. The president's speech to the legionnaires Tuesday in Charlotte, North Carolina, aims to draw attention to administration initiatives to care for veterans once they come home.
    President Barack Obama will be addressing the American Legion National Convention three months after a veterans' health care scandal rocked his administration, in an appearance that is also fraught with midterm politics. The president's speech to the legionnaires Tuesday in Charlotte, North Carolina, aims to draw attention to administration initiatives to care for veterans once they come home.
  • Alert Issued For Robbery Near USC Campus

    Alert Issued For Robbery Near USC Campus

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-08-26 14:22:02 GMT
    University of South Carolina Police are investigating an armed robbery near campus Tuesday morning. University of South Carolina Police are investigating an armed robbery near campus Tuesday morning.
    University of South Carolina Police are investigating an armed robbery near campus Tuesday morning. It's the second time Carolina Alerts has indicated a threat for the campus in the last three days.
    University of South Carolina Police are investigating an armed robbery near campus Tuesday morning. It's the second time Carolina Alerts has indicated a threat for the campus in the last three days.
  • Golden S. Rescue Due Back In Court

    Golden S. Rescue Due Back In Court

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-08-26 13:52:53 GMT
    Animal rescue group schedule for hearing Tuesday.Animal rescue group schedule for hearing Tuesday.
    Debra Sheridan, the woman in charge of running Golden S Rescue, is due back in court in Anderson County on September 8.
    Debra Sheridan, the woman in charge of running Golden S Rescue, is due back in court in Anderson County on September 8.

  • Anderson Sheriff's Looking For A Man They Say Is Dangerous

    Anderson Sheriff's Looking For A Man They Say Is Dangerous

    Monday, August 25 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-08-26 03:11:00 GMT
    Photos provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office. Photos provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.
    William Todd Dale purchased lawn equipment on July 2 along with other items from Rogers Outdoor Equipment in Piedmont with a bad check.
    William Todd Dale purchased lawn equipment on July 2 along with other items from Rogers Outdoor Equipment in Piedmont with a bad check.
  • Anderson Sheriff Looking to ID Suspect From Gas Station Burglary

    Anderson Sheriff Looking to ID Suspect From Gas Station Burglary

    Monday, August 25 2014 9:36 PM EDT2014-08-26 01:36:08 GMT
    Photo provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office. Photo provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.
    The Anderson County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance with identifying a suspect in a burglary.
    The Anderson County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance with identifying a suspect in a burglary.
  • Investigation Leads To SC School Replacing Football Helmets After Findings Reveal Low Safety Ratings

    Investigation Leads To SC School Replacing Football Helmets After Findings Reveal Low Safety Ratings

    Monday, August 25 2014 8:44 PM EDT2014-08-26 00:44:29 GMT
    When it comes to protecting football players from potential head injuries, information is power. College and NFL teams these days use as much research as possible when deciding which helmets their players will wear. 
    When it comes to protecting football players from potential head injuries, information is power. College and NFL teams these days use as much research as possible when deciding which helmets their players will wear.  
  • SC’s Identity Theft Unit Staying Busy

    SC’s Identity Theft Unit Staying Busy

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:43:04 GMT
    Mark Dennison takes a call to the ID Theft Unit Monday.Mark Dennison takes a call to the ID Theft Unit Monday.
    South Carolina residents have been keeping the state's new Identity Theft Unit busy, with its four employees answering 3,766 calls since the unit was launched last October. It was created after hackers got into the state Department of Revenue's computers and stole the personal information of 3.6 million taxpayers.
    South Carolina residents have been keeping the state's new Identity Theft Unit busy, with its four employees answering 3,766 calls since the unit was launched last October. It was created after hackers got into the state Department of Revenue's computers and stole the personal information of 3.6 million taxpayers.
  • Teen Rape Case Moves Forward In Henderson Co.

    Teen Rape Case Moves Forward In Henderson Co.

    Monday, August 25 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-08-25 21:10:49 GMT
    NC prosecutors are moving forward with a rape case in Henderson CountyNC prosecutors are moving forward with a rape case in Henderson County
    North Carolina prosecutors say they are moving forward with a case involving four former football players accused of raping a classmate in Henderson County.
    North Carolina prosecutors say they are moving forward with a case involving four former football players accused of raping a classmate in Henderson County.
  • Deputy, Suspect Taken To Hospital After Altercation

    Deputy, Suspect Taken To Hospital After Altercation

    Monday, August 25 2014 1:33 PM EDT2014-08-25 17:33:48 GMT
    The deputy and suspect were transported AnMed and appeared to have sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Photo by David RogersThe deputy and suspect were transported AnMed and appeared to have sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Photo by David Rogers
    A deputy and a suspect were both taken to the hospital after an altercation Sunday in Anderson County on Bell Road.
    A deputy and a suspect were both taken to the hospital after an altercation Sunday in Anderson County on Bell Road.
  • Man Killed In Abbeville Co. Wreck Identified

    Man Killed In Abbeville Co. Wreck Identified

    Monday, August 25 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-08-25 16:53:30 GMT
    The SC Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a wreck in Abbeville County. Troopers say it happened just after 6 p.m. Sunday on U.S. 178, east of Honea Path.
    The SC Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a wreck in Abbeville County. Troopers say it happened just after 6 p.m. Sunday on U.S. 178, east of Honea Path.
  • Army: Shooter At Va. Base Was Female Soldier

    Army: Shooter At Va. Base Was Female Soldier

    Monday, August 25 2014 11:19 AM EDT2014-08-25 15:19:19 GMT
    The Army says early reports indicated that a female soldier turned a gun on herself and fired one shot, injuring herself, on a central Virginia base.The Army says early reports indicated that a female soldier turned a gun on herself and fired one shot, injuring herself, on a central Virginia base.
    The Army says early reports indicated that a female soldier turned a gun on herself and fired one shot, injuring herself, on a central Virginia base.
    The Army says early reports indicated that a female soldier turned a gun on herself and fired one shot, injuring herself, on a central Virginia base.
  • Pediatricians' Rx For Schools: Later Start Times For Teens

    Pediatricians' Rx For Schools: Later Start Times For Teens

    Monday, August 25 2014 10:00 AM EDT2014-08-25 14:00:07 GMT
    Pediatricians are sending a back-to-school message: Let teenagers sleep in a bit. (AP photo)Pediatricians are sending a back-to-school message: Let teenagers sleep in a bit. (AP photo)
    In a new policy statement in the journal Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics says delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. for teens would help curb their lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and even depression and suicide.
    In a new policy statement in the journal Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics says delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. for teens would help curb their lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and even depression and suicide.
  • LIVE: Child, Two Others Critically Injured, 90 Hospitalized After Magnitude 6.0 Quake, Gov. Declares State Of Emergency

    LIVE: Child, Two Others Critically Injured, 90 Hospitalized After Magnitude 6.0 Quake, Gov. Declares State Of Emergency

    Sunday, August 24 2014 2:57 PM EDT2014-08-24 18:57:46 GMT
    Image from KRON 4Image from KRON 4
    At least three people including a child are critically injured after Sunday morning's magnitude 6.0 quake that hit in the American Canyon area and caused significant damage in Napa.
    At least three people including a child are critically injured after Sunday morning's magnitude 6.0 quake that hit in the American Canyon area and caused significant damage in Napa.
  • VIDEO: Seismologists Say South Napa Quake Strongest in Bay Area Since 1989

    VIDEO: Seismologists Say South Napa Quake Strongest in Bay Area Since 1989

    Sunday, August 24 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-08-24 15:40:48 GMT
    Image from KRON 4Image from KRON 4
    Seismologists with the U.S. Geological Survey say the quake that hit Sunday morning near American Canyon was typical for what they expect in the Bay Area.
    Seismologists with the U.S. Geological Survey say the quake that hit Sunday morning near American Canyon was typical for what they expect in the Bay Area.
  • Magnitude 6.0 Quake Causes “Significant Damage” in CA Bay Area; 70 Hospitalized

    Magnitude 6.0 Quake Causes “Significant Damage” in CA Bay Area; 70 Hospitalized

    Sunday, August 24 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-08-24 15:26:42 GMT
    Location of magnitude 6 earthquake in California on August 24, 2014/CBS NEWSLocation of magnitude 6 earthquake in California on August 24, 2014/CBS NEWS
    The city of Napa, CA reports significant damage following a magnitude 6.0 earthquake early Sunday morning centered near American Canyon.
    The city of Napa, CA reports significant damage following a magnitude 6.0 earthquake early Sunday morning centered near American Canyon.
  • Crew Battle Fire At Belton McDonald's In Anderson Co.

    Crew Battle Fire At Belton McDonald's In Anderson Co.

    Sunday, August 24 2014 4:57 AM EDT2014-08-24 08:57:34 GMT
    Early morning fire in BeltonEarly morning fire in Belton
    Dozens of fire fighters worked to put out flames at a Belton McDonald's in Anderson County, Sunday morning.
    Dozens of fire fighters worked to put out flames at a Belton McDonald's in Anderson County, Sunday morning.
  • Shooting In Anderson County Leaves One Dead, Another Injured

    Shooting In Anderson County Leaves One Dead, Another Injured

    Saturday, August 23 2014 10:54 PM EDT2014-08-24 02:54:25 GMT
    Anderson County deputies are investigating a shooting that has left one dead and another injured on Belton Street Saturday.
    Anderson County deputies are investigating a shooting that has left one dead and another injured on Belton Street Saturday.
  • Escaped Inmate in Alexander County Captured

    Escaped Inmate in Alexander County Captured

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-08-23 02:47:13 GMT
    NCDPS says an escaped inmate in Alexander County was captured Friday night.NCDPS says an escaped inmate in Alexander County was captured Friday night.
    NCDPS says an escaped inmate in Alexander County was captured Friday night.
    NCDPS says an escaped inmate in Alexander County was captured Friday night.

  • Obama To Address American Legion in Charlotte

    Obama To Address American Legion in Charlotte

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:08:10 GMT
    Obama to visit Charlotte to speak to the American Legion convention Tuesday.Obama to visit Charlotte to speak to the American Legion convention Tuesday.
    Obama to visit Charlotte to speak to the American Legion convention Tuesday.
    Obama to visit Charlotte to speak to the American Legion convention Tuesday.

  • Clemson Boulevard Work to Continue Thru August

    Clemson Boulevard Work to Continue Thru August

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:46:34 GMT
    Road work on Clemson Blvd. in Anderson County to continue through August 29th.Road work on Clemson Blvd. in Anderson County to continue through August 29th.
    Road work on Clemson Blvd. in Anderson County to continue through August 29th.

    Road work on Clemson Blvd. in Anderson County to continue through August 29th.


  • Trooper Fired After Arrest Of NFL Player In Laurens Co.

    Trooper Fired After Arrest Of NFL Player In Laurens Co.

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:26:33 GMT
    S.C. Trooper L/Cpl. R.S. Salter who arrested Greenwood Native and now NFL player Sidney "Sam" Montgomery in the Upstate for speedingi in June in Laurens County has been fired.
    S.C. Trooper L/Cpl. R.S. Salter who arrested Greenwood Native and now NFL player Sidney "Sam" Montgomery in the Upstate for speedingi in June in Laurens County has been fired.
  • Seneca Man Arrested In GA On Probation Violation

    Seneca Man Arrested In GA On Probation Violation

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:42:27 GMT
    Oconee County deputies say Walter Bud Shook, Jr. was arrested in Georgia on a probation violation. Photo Courtesy: Oconee County Sheriff's Office Oconee County deputies say Walter Bud Shook, Jr. was arrested in Georgia on a probation violation. Photo Courtesy: Oconee County Sheriff's Office
    Oconee County deputies say they arrested a Seneca man in Georgia on a probation violation.
    Oconee County deputies say they arrested a Seneca man in Georgia on a probation violation.

  • Alert Neighbor's Actions Lead To Arrest In Belton

    Alert Neighbor's Actions Lead To Arrest In Belton

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:37:09 GMT
    Deputies say Jefferey Jermaine Crosby was arrested and faces first degree burglary charges. Photo Courtesy: Anderson County Sheriff's OfficeDeputies say Jefferey Jermaine Crosby was arrested and faces first degree burglary charges. Photo Courtesy: Anderson County Sheriff's Office

     Anderson County deputies say an alert neighbor's actions led to an arrest in Belton.

     Anderson County deputies say an alert neighbor's actions led to an arrest in Belton.

  • Springfield Elementary Problems Fixed

    Springfield Elementary Problems Fixed

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:20:52 GMT
    Springfield Elementary School students returned to class Friday after power issues forced the school to close.Springfield Elementary School students returned to class Friday after power issues forced the school to close.
    Springfield Elementary School students returned to class Friday after power issues forced the school to close.
    Springfield Elementary School students returned to class Friday after power issues forced the school to close. 

  • Two Charged With Hitting NC Deputy's Vehicle

    Two Charged With Hitting NC Deputy's Vehicle

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:36:40 GMT
    Arrest warrants state that Ainsworth's pickup crashed into a deputy's car as the suspect tried to flee from a traffic stop.Arrest warrants state that Ainsworth's pickup crashed into a deputy's car as the suspect tried to flee from a traffic stop.
    Two people have been charged after a vehicle hit the patrol car of a Buncombe County sheriff's deputy.The Asheville Citizen-Times reported 36-year-old Jeremy Louis Ainsworth of Fairview and 31-year-old Amee Tennelle King of Mountain Home were charged with a number of offenses Thursday.
    Two people have been charged after a vehicle hit the patrol car of a Buncombe County sheriff's deputy.The Asheville Citizen-Times reported 36-year-old Jeremy Louis Ainsworth of Fairview and 31-year-old Amee Tennelle King of Mountain Home were charged with a number of offenses Thursday.
  • Woman Charged With Attempted Murder After Hit and Run in Anderson Co.

    Woman Charged With Attempted Murder After Hit and Run in Anderson Co.

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:32 AM EDT2014-08-22 09:32:02 GMT
    Anderson County deputies say Veronica Tillison faces an attempted murder charge after a hit and run incident Sunday. Photo Courtesy: Anderson County Sheriff's OfficeAnderson County deputies say Veronica Tillison faces an attempted murder charge after a hit and run incident Sunday. Photo Courtesy: Anderson County Sheriff's Office
    Anderson County deputies say Veronica Tillison faces an attempted murder charge after a hit and run incident Sunday.
    Anderson County deputies say Veronica Tillison faces an attempted murder charge after a hit and run incident Sunday.

  • Columbia Bus Driver Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Social Security

    Columbia Bus Driver Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Social Security

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:38:30 GMT
    Columbia bus driver pleads guilty to defrauding the Social Security Administration.Columbia bus driver pleads guilty to defrauding the Social Security Administration.
    Columbia bus driver pleads guilty to defrauding the Social Security Administration.
    Columbia bus driver pleads guilty to defrauding the Social Security Administration.

  • Kitten Exposes 14 People To Rabies In Anderson Co.

    Kitten Exposes 14 People To Rabies In Anderson Co.

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:16:20 GMT
    Fourteen people are getting medical treatment after the Department of Health & Environmental Control said a kitten exposed them to rabies in Anderson County.
    Fourteen people are getting medical treatment after the Department of Health & Environmental Control said a kitten exposed them to rabies in Anderson County.
  • Fire Destroys Anderson Home

    Fire Destroys Anderson Home

    Thursday, August 21 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-08-21 19:12:31 GMT
    An Anderson Fire investigator says a fire destroyed a home on Lyons St. near Clarence Ave. Thursday afternoon.
    An Anderson Fire investigator says a fire destroyed a home on Lyons St. near Clarence Ave. Thursday afternoon.
  • EPA To Host Public Meeting Regarding CTS Site In Asheville

    EPA To Host Public Meeting Regarding CTS Site In Asheville

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-08-21 17:05:45 GMT
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public meeting on Thursday to answer questions about the toxic CTS superfund site in Asheville.
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public meeting on Thursday to answer questions about the toxic CTS superfund site in Asheville.
  • NC Lawmakers Approve Regulating Toxic Coal Ash

    NC Lawmakers Approve Regulating Toxic Coal Ash

    Thursday, August 21 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-08-21 16:55:44 GMT
    North Carolina lawmakers have approved legislation they say makes the state the nation's first to address decades of toxic water pollution from residue left behind by coal-burning electricity plants.
    North Carolina lawmakers have approved legislation they say makes the state the nation's first to address decades of toxic water pollution from residue left behind by coal-burning electricity plants.
  • UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

    UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

    Thursday, August 21 2014 12:02 PM EDT2014-08-21 16:02:53 GMT
    Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores.
    Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores.
  • Aid Group: 2nd US Worker With Ebola Released

    Aid Group: 2nd US Worker With Ebola Released

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:22 AM EDT2014-08-21 15:22:14 GMT
    The Atlanta hospital where two American aid workers were brought after getting infected with the Ebola virus will hold a news conference to discuss their discharge.The Atlanta hospital where two American aid workers were brought after getting infected with the Ebola virus will hold a news conference to discuss their discharge.
    An aid group says a second American aid worker has been released after she was treated at an Atlanta hospital for the Ebola virus.
    An aid group says a second American aid worker has been released after she was treated at an Atlanta hospital for the Ebola virus. A news conference was planned for 11 a.m. Thursday at Emory to discuss the discharge of Nancy Writebol and another aid worker, Dr. Kent Brantly.
  • Justice Dept. Announces $17B Settlement With BofA

    Justice Dept. Announces $17B Settlement With BofA

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:10 AM EDT2014-08-21 14:10:26 GMT
    Bank of America says its cash payouts will total $9.65 billion.Bank of America says its cash payouts will total $9.65 billion.
    The Justice Department has announced a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis.The deal announced Thursday calls for the bank, the second-largest in the U.S., to pay a $5 billion cash penalty and provide billions of dollars of relief to struggling homeowners.
    The Justice Department has announced a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis.The deal announced Thursday calls for the bank, the second-largest in the U.S., to pay a $5 billion cash penalty and provide billions of dollars of relief to struggling homeowners.
  • SC Film Commission Releases New App

    SC Film Commission Releases New App

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:03 AM EDT2014-08-21 14:03:32 GMT
    Much of the movie "Leatherheads" was shot in South Carolina.Much of the movie "Leatherheads" was shot in South Carolina.
    A new app released by the South Carolina Film Commission is for directors, producers and tourists and film buffs as well. The app provides information on South Carolina locations, support services and production incentives so film makers can find the perfect place to make films, television shows and commercials.
    A new app released by the South Carolina Film Commission is for directors, producers and tourists and film buffs as well. The app provides information on South Carolina locations, support services and production incentives so film makers can find the perfect place to make films, television shows and commercials.
  • Job Fair Thursday, August 21

    Job Fair Thursday, August 21

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:01 AM EDT2014-08-21 09:01:55 GMT
    There is one job fair in our area Thursday, August 21.There is one job fair in our area Thursday, August 21.
    There is one job fair in our area Thursday, August 21. Tyger River SC Department of Corrections is hiring corrections officers. The department is having a recruitment event August 21. If you are interested, the job fair is at the SC Works Union Office at 103 W Main Street in Union, SC from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.
    There is one job fair in our area Thursday, August 21. Tyger River SC Department of Corrections is hiring corrections officers. The department is having a recruitment event August 21. If you are interested, the job fair is at the SC Works Union Office at 103 W Main Street in Union, SC from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.
  • Report: Educator Comes To Work Drunk; Loses Educator Certificate

    Report: Educator Comes To Work Drunk; Loses Educator Certificate

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:02:50 GMT
    A Pickens County School District psychologist has had her educator certificate suspended after officials say she showed up to work intoxicated.
    A Pickens County School District psychologist has had her educator certificate suspended after officials say she showed up to work intoxicated.
  • Anderson Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested

    Anderson Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:51:56 GMT
    Sheriff's investigators have arrested Zachary Shandez Hall, age 25 of Anderson, in connection with last Wednesday's shooting on Revere Court in Anderson.
    Sheriff's investigators have arrested Zachary Shandez Hall, age 25 of Anderson, in connection with last Wednesday's shooting on Revere Court in Anderson.
  • Deadly House Fire In Walhalla

    Deadly House Fire In Walhalla

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:15:08 GMT
    An investigation is underway after a man was found dead during a house fire.An investigation is underway after a man was found dead during a house fire.
    An investigation is underway after a man was found dead during a house fire. According to the Oconee County Coroner's Office, the 911 communications center received a report of a house fire on North Andover Drive in Walhalla Tuesday night around 9:30. Multiple fire agencies responded to the fire. When firefighters arrived on scene, they found an unresponsive man, 49-year-old Michael Joseph Marcello, lying on a bedroom floor in the home.
    An investigation is underway after a man was found dead during a house fire. According to the Oconee County Coroner's Office, the 911 communications center received a report of a house fire on North Andover Drive in Walhalla Tuesday night around 9:30. Multiple fire agencies responded to the fire. When firefighters arrived on scene, they found an unresponsive man, 49-year-old Michael Joseph Marcello, lying on a bedroom floor in the home.
  • UPDATE: Clemson Assault And Battery Suspect Arrested

    UPDATE: Clemson Assault And Battery Suspect Arrested

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-08-20 15:14:18 GMT
    Charnel Wayne JohnsonCharnel Wayne Johnson
    Charnel Wayne Johnson - wanted for assault and battery in Clemson - is under arrest Wednesday morning. Clemson Police say Johnson attacked a woman and choked her until she was unconscious at Falls Landing Apartments on Old Central Road on August 9. 
    Charnel Wayne Johnson - wanted for assault and battery in Clemson - is under arrest Wednesday morning. Clemson Police say Johnson attacked a woman and choked her until she was unconscious at Falls Landing Apartments on Old Central Road on August 9. 
  • GA Man Leads Anderson Co. Deputies On Chase

    GA Man Leads Anderson Co. Deputies On Chase

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:12 AM EDT2014-08-20 14:12:33 GMT
    Nicholas Jose SisnerosNicholas Jose Sisneros
    A Georgia man is under arrest after deputies say he led them on a chase by car and foot in Anderson County. Nicholas Jose Sisneros, 26, is charged with failure to stop for blue lights and open container by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.
    A Georgia man is under arrest after deputies say he led them on a chase by car and foot in Anderson County. Nicholas Jose Sisneros, 26, is charged with failure to stop for blue lights and open container by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.
  • Anderson Sheriff Searching For Suspect They Say Led Them On Chase With Stolen Vehicle

    Anderson Sheriff Searching For Suspect They Say Led Them On Chase With Stolen Vehicle

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:51:52 GMT
    Anderson County Deputies are searching for a suspect they say stole a vehicle and led police a chase.
    Anderson County Deputies are searching for a suspect they say stole a vehicle and led police a chase.
  • Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled For Salmonella Risk

    Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled For Salmonella Risk

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:34:54 GMT
    Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.
    Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.
  • Cherokee Deputy Makes 561 Arrests In One Year; Receives Award

    Cherokee Deputy Makes 561 Arrests In One Year; Receives Award

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:11 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:11:07 GMT
    David Owens with his award. (Photo provided by Solicitor Barry Barnette)David Owens with his award. (Photo provided by Solicitor Barry Barnette)
    He served 561 arrest warrants in the span of one year that range from misdemeanors to serious violent crimes. 
    He served 561 arrest warrants in the span of one year that range from misdemeanors to serious violent crimes. 
  • Oconee County Chase Ends With Stop Sticks; Driver Arrested

    Oconee County Chase Ends With Stop Sticks; Driver Arrested

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:27:01 GMT
    Photo From Brandi Reid CannonPhoto From Brandi Reid Cannon
    A vehicle reported stolen was chased by Oconee County Sheriff's Office and Highway Patrol for over 20 minutes Tuesday and ended after officers deployed stop sticks.
    A vehicle reported stolen was chased by Oconee County Sheriff's Office and Highway Patrol for over 20 minutes Tuesday and ended after officers deployed stop sticks.
  • Police Brace For Increase In Thefts/Break-Ins On College Campuses

    Police Brace For Increase In Thefts/Break-Ins On College Campuses

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:24:41 GMT
    Police are reminding students to protect themselves against larcenies and car break-ins.
    Police are reminding students to protect themselves against larcenies and car break-ins.
  • Police Shoot Armed Suspect Miles From Ferguson, MO

    Police Shoot Armed Suspect Miles From Ferguson, MO

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:35:46 GMT
    The shooting Tuesday happened just a few miles from Ferguson, where a police officer's fatal shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old, Michael Brown, has touched off days of protests.
    The shooting Tuesday happened just a few miles from Ferguson, where a police officer's fatal shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old, Michael Brown, has touched off days of protests.
  • Town Employee Contract Offers Political Protection

    Town Employee Contract Offers Political Protection

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:03 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:03:38 GMT
    Blacksburg town administrator Trudy Martin gets a contract for the first time in decades.Blacksburg town administrator Trudy Martin gets a contract for the first time in decades.

    Trudy Martin won't have to show up at town hall, her paycheck is guaranteed and she's paid with taxpayer money.

    Trudy Martin won't have to show up at town hall, her paycheck is guaranteed and she's paid with taxpayer money.

  • Silver Alert Issued For N.C. Woman

    Silver Alert Issued For N.C. Woman

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 2:54 PM EDT2014-08-19 18:54:36 GMT
    Amber Lee CarrAmber Lee Carr
    The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered woman, Amber Lee Carr.
    The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered woman, Amber Lee Carr.
  • Man Goes To Jail Wearing Shirt With His Mugshot On It

    Man Goes To Jail Wearing Shirt With His Mugshot On It

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:29 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:29:07 GMT
    A Maine man who served a 48-hour sentence for drunken driving wore something special for his jail booking photo: a T-shirt featuring his own mug shot.
    A Maine man who served a 48-hour sentence for drunken driving wore something special for his jail booking photo: a T-shirt featuring his own mug shot.
  • Marion Man Charged With Abusing Infant Daughter

    Marion Man Charged With Abusing Infant Daughter

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:03 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:03:43 GMT
    Brandon Lee EdwardsBrandon Lee Edwards
    McDowell Co. Sheriff's office has charged 20 year-old Brandon Lee Edwards of Formosa Drive in Marion with one count of felony child abuse.The say Edwards allegedly shook his 3-month-old daughter and threw her to the ground, knocking her unconscious.The baby is still in the hospital.
    McDowell Co. Sheriff's office has charged 20 year-old Brandon Lee Edwards of Formosa Drive in Marion with one count of felony child abuse.The say Edwards allegedly shook his 3-month-old daughter and threw her to the ground, knocking her unconscious.The baby is still in the hospital.
  • Meals On Wheels Needs Drivers In Anderson

    Meals On Wheels Needs Drivers In Anderson

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:47 AM EDT2014-08-19 14:47:32 GMT
    Meals On Wheels-Anderson needs drivers immediately.Meals On Wheels-Anderson needs drivers immediately.
    Meals on Wheels-Anderson needs drivers immediately to help deliver meals to elderly people in that part of the Upstate. The lack of drivers is putting a strain on the group to deliver meals in Belton and Pelzer. The city of Anderson also needs regular route drivers.
    Meals on Wheels-Anderson needs drivers immediately to help deliver meals to elderly people in that part of the Upstate. The lack of drivers is putting a strain on the group to deliver meals in Belton and Pelzer. The city of Anderson also needs regular route drivers.
  • Marion, NC Man Charged With Injuring Baby

    Marion, NC Man Charged With Injuring Baby

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-08-19 14:22:08 GMT
    Brandon Lee EdwardsBrandon Lee Edwards
    A Marion man is under arrest after deputies say he knocked his three-month-old daughter unconscious. Brandon Lee Edwards is charged with felony child abuse by the McDowell County Sheriff's Office.
    A Marion man is under arrest after deputies say he knocked his three-month-old daughter unconscious. Brandon Lee Edwards is charged with felony child abuse by the McDowell County Sheriff's Office.
  • 11 Bridges To Be Replaced In Western NC

    11 Bridges To Be Replaced In Western NC

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:06 AM EDT2014-08-19 14:06:56 GMT
    Transportation department officials plan to replace 11 bridges in western North Carolina.Transportation department officials plan to replace 11 bridges in western North Carolina.
    Transportation department officials plan to replace 11 bridges in western North Carolina. The Asheville Citizen-Times reported  that the transportation department has awarded a contract worth more than $11 million to a Mooresville company for the new bridges in Buncombe, Madison and Mitchell counties.
    Transportation department officials plan to replace 11 bridges in western North Carolina. The Asheville Citizen-Times reported  that the transportation department has awarded a contract worth more than $11 million to a Mooresville company for the new bridges in Buncombe, Madison and Mitchell counties.
  • NC Man Accused Of Taking Golf Balls From SC Course

    NC Man Accused Of Taking Golf Balls From SC Course

    Monday, August 18 2014 10:43 AM EDT2014-08-18 14:43:42 GMT
    Associated Press file photoAssociated Press file photo
    A North Carolina man has been arrested and accused of stealing golf balls from a South Carolina course. The Herald of Rock Hill reported York County sheriff's deputies followed tire tracks to arrest a man who said he was collecting golf balls to sell.
    A North Carolina man has been arrested and accused of stealing golf balls from a South Carolina course. The Herald of Rock Hill reported York County sheriff's deputies followed tire tracks to arrest a man who said he was collecting golf balls to sell.
  • Man Arrested For Marion, NC Murder

    Man Arrested For Marion, NC Murder

    Sunday, August 17 2014 1:55 PM EDT2014-08-17 17:55:56 GMT
    Mugshot from the McDowell County Sheriff's OfficeMugshot from the McDowell County Sheriff's Office
    McDowell County Sheriff Deputies arrested Andrew Clifton Johnson for murder around 7:00 Sunday morning in Marion, NC.
    McDowell County Sheriff Deputies arrested Andrew Clifton Johnson for murder around 7:00 Sunday morning in Marion, NC.
  • Dirty Dancing Festival Draws Thousands For Its 5th Year

    Dirty Dancing Festival Draws Thousands For Its 5th Year

    Saturday, August 16 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-08-17 00:29:47 GMT
    The 5th annual Dirty Dancing Festival drew thousands of people to Lake Lure this weekend for music, dancing, food, and fun.
    The 5th annual Dirty Dancing Festival drew thousands of people to Lake Lure this weekend for music, dancing, food, and fun.
  • Murder Charge Dropped In 2013 Greenwood Deadly Shooting

    Murder Charge Dropped In 2013 Greenwood Deadly Shooting

    Friday, August 15 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-08-16 02:49:43 GMT
    The 8th Circuit Solicitor says indictments against Jason Aiken in a deadly April 2013 shooting in Greenwood have been dismissed.The 8th Circuit Solicitor says indictments against Jason Aiken in a deadly April 2013 shooting in Greenwood have been dismissed.

     The 8th Circuit Solicitor says indictments against Jason Aiken have been dismissed in a deadly April 2013 shooting in Greenwood. 

     The 8th Circuit Solicitor says indictments against Jason Aiken have been dismissed in a deadly April 2013 shooting in Greenwood. 

  • Oconee Co. Gets Much Needed Domestic Violence Shelter

    Oconee Co. Gets Much Needed Domestic Violence Shelter

    Thursday, August 14 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-08-14 22:19:50 GMT

    It's not a flattering statistic but when it comes to men murdering women, South Carolina ranks number one, according to the Violence Policy Center. A new shelter in Oconee County is hoping to help stop the cycle of domestic violence.

    It's not a flattering statistic but when it comes to men murdering women, South Carolina ranks number one, according to the Violence Policy Center. A new shelter in Oconee County is hoping to help stop the cycle of domestic violence.

  • Laurens Co. Sheriff's Office Raises Money For Seniors

    Laurens Co. Sheriff's Office Raises Money For Seniors

    Thursday, August 14 2014 5:55 PM EDT2014-08-14 21:55:18 GMT
    The Laurens County Sherif's Office will have a fundraising event at the Lauren Exchange Building to benefit Supporting Our Seniors.
    The Laurens County Sherif's Office will have a fundraising event at the Lauren Exchange Building to benefit Supporting Our Seniors.
  • NRC Increases Oversight at Oconee Nuclear Plant After Leak

    NRC Increases Oversight at Oconee Nuclear Plant After Leak

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 12:33 PM EDT2014-08-13 16:33:58 GMT
    This comes after Duke Energy's Oconee County plant in Seneca was cited for a violation related to its failure to identify and correct a crack in a weld on a key safety system. That crack began to leak, prompting the plant to shut down one of the units earlier this year.
    This comes after Duke Energy's Oconee County plant in Seneca was cited for a violation related to its failure to identify and correct a crack in a weld on a key safety system. That crack began to leak, prompting the plant to shut down one of the units earlier this year.
  • Facebook Offering Grants to WNC Nonprofits

    Facebook Offering Grants to WNC Nonprofits

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 12:24 PM EDT2014-08-13 16:24:34 GMT
    Facebook is now accepting applications for its 2014 community action grant program. This is the fourth year Facebook has offered such assistance, but this will be the first time groups outside of Rutherford County have been invited to participate.
    Facebook is now accepting applications for its 2014 community action grant program. This is the fourth year Facebook has offered such assistance, but this will be the first time groups outside of Rutherford County have been invited to participate.
  • Rutherford Co. Train Derailment Cleanup Continues

    Rutherford Co. Train Derailment Cleanup Continues

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 11:05 AM EDT2014-08-13 15:05:13 GMT
    The spilled coal has been stockpiled and will be shipped to a Duke Energy plant in Mooresboro once the track is repaired.The spilled coal has been stockpiled and will be shipped to a Duke Energy plant in Mooresboro once the track is repaired.
    Engineers are able to begin to work on damaged railroad track in Rutherford County following a train derailment two days ago. A CSX Transportation spokesman says 16 derailed cars have been repositioned. 
    Engineers are able to begin to work on damaged railroad track in Rutherford County following a train derailment two days ago. A CSX Transportation spokesman says 16 derailed cars have been repositioned. 
  • Coal-Carrying Train Derails In Rutherford Co.

    Coal-Carrying Train Derails In Rutherford Co.

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-08-12 16:39:20 GMT
    One locomotive and 16 cars derailed Monday night in Rutherford County. CSX Transportation reports the incident happened about 7:30 p.m. on tracks about a mile from Brice which is close to the North Carolina border with South Carolina.
    One locomotive and 16 cars derailed Monday night in Rutherford County. CSX Transportation reports the incident happened about 7:30 p.m. on tracks about a mile from Brice which is close to the North Carolina border with South Carolina.
  • Facebook Virus Alert: You Can't Change The Color

    Facebook Virus Alert: You Can't Change The Color

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:24 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:24:34 GMT
    An app claiming that it can change the color of your Facebook profile page actually loads malware onto your smartphone or computer.
    An app claiming that it can change the color of your Facebook profile page actually loads malware onto your smartphone or computer.
  • Suspected Gunman In Forest City Deputy Standoff Due In Court

    Suspected Gunman In Forest City Deputy Standoff Due In Court

    Monday, August 11 2014 10:16 AM EDT2014-08-11 14:16:22 GMT
    A shooting in Rutherford County has left one deputy in the hospital.A shooting in Rutherford County has left one deputy in the hospital.
    Kevin Clifford Marks - who is accused of shooting and wounding several sheriff's deputies during a standoff in Rutherford County - is out of a hospital and due in court Monday. He is now charged with attempted murder, assault w/deadly weapon w/intent to kill inflicting serious, resisting public officer and possession of firearm by felon.
    Kevin Clifford Marks - who is accused of shooting and wounding several sheriff's deputies during a standoff in Rutherford County - is out of a hospital and due in court Monday. He is now charged with attempted murder, assault w/deadly weapon w/intent to kill inflicting serious, resisting public officer and possession of firearm by felon.
  • Walhalla Man Charged In Shrine Club Theft

    Walhalla Man Charged In Shrine Club Theft

    Thursday, August 7 2014 11:13 AM EDT2014-08-07 15:13:13 GMT
    Joseph Ryan JonesJoseph Ryan Jones
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office arrested a man in the theft of a smoker from the Blue Ridge Shrine Club. Joseph Ryan Jones is charged with third degree burglary and grand larceny after being arrested Wednesday. 
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office arrested a man in the theft of a smoker from the Blue Ridge Shrine Club. Joseph Ryan Jones is charged with third degree burglary and grand larceny after being arrested Wednesday. 
  • Cupcake Sampling On July 31st In NC

    Cupcake Sampling On July 31st In NC

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:08 AM EDT2014-07-31 12:08:01 GMT
    The Canton Branch Library in Haywood, NC, is hosting a cupcake competition and sampling on July 31st, starting at 2 pm.
    The Canton Branch Library in Haywood, NC, is hosting a cupcake competition and sampling on July 31st, starting at 2 pm.
  • Lab Tests Reveal Upstate Water Quality

    Lab Tests Reveal Upstate Water Quality

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:00 AM EDT2014-07-31 09:00:38 GMT
    Analysis of lab testing in three Upstate water districts shows whether your tap water is safe.Analysis of lab testing in three Upstate water districts shows whether your tap water is safe.
    Tens of thousands of people couldn't live without the water Lake Hartwell provides. But the lake's water isn't always pure and some customers worry the water from their tap isn't safe. 
    Tens of thousands of people couldn't live without the water Lake Hartwell provides. But the lake's water isn't always pure and some customers worry the water from their tap isn't safe. 
  • Attorney: Deputies Aware Of Several Ongoing Gambling Operations

    Attorney: Deputies Aware Of Several Ongoing Gambling Operations

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:47 AM EDT2014-07-29 10:47:53 GMT
    An attorney for a convicted Greenville County gambler says deputies are now aware of several ongoing operations.An attorney for a convicted Greenville County gambler says deputies are now aware of several ongoing operations.
    An attorney for convicted gambler Izzat Khalil said his client has given information to Greenville and Spartanburg County deputies about several ongoing gambling operations in those counties. 
    An attorney for convicted gambler Izzat Khalil said his client has given information to Greenville and Spartanburg County deputies about several ongoing gambling operations in those counties. 
  • Greenville Deputies Fired After Federal Gambling Investigation

    Greenville Deputies Fired After Federal Gambling Investigation

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:14:38 GMT
    Two Greenville County deputies were fired in connection with federal gambling investigation.Two Greenville County deputies were fired in connection with federal gambling investigation.
    Greenville County Sheriff Steve Loftis confirms two deputies were fired because of information related to a federal gambling investigation.
    Greenville County Sheriff Steve Loftis confirms two deputies were fired because of information related to a federal gambling investigation.


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