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Pathologist toting human organs while drunk gets probation

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - An Indiana pathologist who was hauling human organ samples in his pickup truck when he was arrested on drunken driving charges has pleaded guilty. Seventy-five-year-old Elmo A. Griggs was sentenced last week to a year of probation in Morgan County after pleading guilty to o

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-16 18:01:00

Abbeville County deputies investigating shooting

Abbeville County deputies said they are investigating a shooting that sent two people to the hospital Sunday afternoon. Deputies said the shooting happened between 1 and 2 p.m. on McGill Circle. Deputies said there is a possibility that the shooting was a hunting accident but they are pursuing all a

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-16 17:49:00

Deputies: 2 arrested after chase that spanned more than 17 miles

Union County deputies said two people were arrested after 17.5-mile chase through the county on October 12. Deputies were watching a known drug location around 11 p.m. when a white Lincoln Town Car pulled into the location and stayed for several minutes before driving off. A deputy got behind the ca

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-16 16:56:00

Verizon looking to hire 60 workers for Greenville Telesales center

Verizon Wireless said hiring agents are looking to fill 60 open positions at its Telesales center in Greenville during an Open House hiring event Tuesday. The Open House will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Aloft Greenville Downtown hotel, located at 5 N. Laurens Street. At the event, Verizon s

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-17 15:35:00

Hundreds protest during Pres. Trump's visit to Greenville

GREENVILLE, SC - A protest was held in Falls Park Monday night, just as President Donald Trump landed at GSP Airport in Air Force One. A couple of hundred people gathered around the amphitheater with signs and other garb, questioning and poking fun at the President. "We're out here to show the commu

WSPA.COM - 2017-10-17 02:44:25

Officials: Street closures begin Tuesday as pavement preservation begins in Greenville

The city of Greenville said several roads will be closed temporarily between Tuesday and Friday due to a pavement preservation project. Officials said a contractor will be applying a pavement preservation product designed to extend the life of the roadway on some of the city' recently repaved street

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-17 14:36:00

Sexual harassment lawsuit filed against Greenville County Sheriff Will Lewis, Joe Kernell

A former Greenville County Sheriff's Office employee who alleged Sheriff Will Lewis sexually assaulted her on a business trip earlier this year has filed a lawsuit against him and others. The former employee, Savannah Nabors, alleges in the suit that her civil rights were violated and that she was t

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-10-17 12:42:13

Greenville in top 3 'best small cities'

Greenville is the no. 3 best small city in the U.S., according to Conde Nast Traveler. The Upstate city joins Charleston in the top three. The magazine said readers cast hundreds of thousands of votes for their favorite cities in the 2017 Readers' Choice Awards survey. Greenville landed at no. 3 on

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-10-17 11:48:04

General Electric opens Greenville plant in 1960s

With speeches, balloons, and tours, General Electric and Greenville together celebrated the December grand opening of the company's $55 million gas turbine plant at Interstate 85 and East Woodruff Road. The world's fourth-largest manufacturing corporation, GE already had a plant in Irmo when it anno

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-10-17 11:45:00

Report: Greenville-Spartanburg among nation's 'rattiest' cities

Greenville-Spartanburg is among the top 50 'rattiest' cities in the U.S. according to pest experts at Orkin. Each year, Orkin ranks the top 50 cities by the number of rodent treatments the company performed from September to September. Orkin says this ranking includes residential and commercial tre

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-10-17 11:12:11

NAACP presents humanitarian award to St. Anthony of Padua church in West Greenville

Here in South Carolina, it's not considered impolite to ask people about what church they belong to and to invite them to your church. So, I'm going to tell you a little bit about my church - and I do have some legitimate news to share. The South Carolina NAACP last week presented my church, St. Ant

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-10-17 11:00:06

Large law enforcement scene in Greer overnight

Multiple law enforcement agencies surrounded an area of Greer early Tuesday. The Greenville County Sheriff's office, along with Spartanburg County Sheriff deputies, Greer police and Highway Patrol were all seen on Poplar Drive extension around 3:30 a.m. An initial emergency alert reported one gun sh

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-17 10:59:00

Fall for Greenville impacts local businesses positively

GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) One of the Greenville's biggest events has come to an end. Fall for Greenville wrapped up Sunday evening, and Main Street was back to normal Monday. "It's amazing that as we grow our city, we still can just close our main street and have a festival like that," Rodney Freidank

WSPA.COM - 2017-10-16 20:39:13

Greenville Housing Authority officially opens new apartment complex for seniors

Ivory Mathews, executive director of the Greenville Housing Authority describes the housing available at Heritage at Sliding Rock in the Nicholtown community. This interview took place on a recent tour of Greenville's intown neighborhoods. Wochit The Greenville Housing Authority on Tuesday official

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-10-16 20:19:07

Troopers respond to collision in Anderson

Liberty Highway at Brown Road was blocked Monday night due to a collision with injuries, per the SC Highway Patrol Realtime Traffic Information system. The collision occurred around 11:30 p.m. in Anderson County. The roadway was no longer blocked by 1 a.m. Tuesday morning. A FOX Carolina viewer who

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-17 08:15:00

Dispatch: Deputies responding to shooting in Greenville Co.

At this time, there is no information on injuries or potential suspects. Stick with FOX Carolina for more on this developing story. At this time, there is no information on injuries or potential suspects. Stick with FOX Carolina for more on this developing story.

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-17 05:28:00

Hundreds protested during President Tump's visit to Greenville

People protested at GSP airport and Falls Park Updated: 11:18 PM EDT Oct 16, 2017 People protested at GSP airport and Falls Park GSP Airport and Falls Park in downtown Greenville set the stage for a couple of protests ahead of the President's visit. A few hundred people carried signs stating their

WYFF4.COM - 2017-10-17 03:18:00

Coroner called to scene in City of Spartanburg

The Spartanburg County Coroner's Office was on scene of an investigation in city limits Monday night. The coroner said his agency was dispatched to Alexander Avenue, but said the circumstances of the incident were unclear until the scene could be evaluated. The Spartanburg Police Department was also

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-17 03:12:00