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Standoff ends in Anderson after police use Taser

Chief Jim Stewart talks about using SWAT to help apprehend a woman threatening to harm herself in a home on Bellview Road in Anderson on Monday. Ken Ruinard/Independent Mail An Anderson Police Department SWAT team used a Taser to end a standoff at a home Monday afternoon. A parent called authoritie

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-03-19 20:58:48

Man charged after deadly hit-and-run in Greenville Co.

GREENVILLE CO., SC (WSPA) - Troopers have charged a man in connection with a deadly hit-and-run along White Horse Road that happened Saturday morning. South Carolina Highway Patrol says 45-year-old Andrew Grant Wetstone II has been arrested and charged with Leaving the scene resulting in death, Poss

WSPA.COM - 2018-03-18 23:58:00

Bassmasters are fun people, but I wouldn't want to be one

Subscribed, but don't have a login? When I was a kid growing up on Lake Hartwell, fishing was a leisurely pastime, an opportunity for a few hours of quiet bonding between a dad and his boys on a pontoon boat with a bucket of minnows and a Coleman lantern. Sure, there were a few people with sonar fis

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-03-20 11:00:09

Man tied up during home invasion shot dead in front of family after trying to escape

The Gwinnett County Police Department's Homicide Unit is currently investigating a homicide on Scholar Drive in Lawrenceville. According to police, there is one male victim. He was found deceased Sunday afternoon at the home after a reported robbery. Police told FOX 5 Atlanta that the victim was tie

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-03-18 22:18:00

Dispatch: SWAT responding to report of assault in Anderson

Law enforcement including SWAT were on scene of an incident at an Anderson home on Monday. Dispatchers said authorities received a report of an assault on Bellview Road. Police and SWAT responded to the scene, dispatchers said. Stay with FOX Carolina for updates on this developing story. MORE NEWS:

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-03-19 23:39:00

Two people killed after crash on MLK Jr. Drive

Two people were killed in an accident Monday morning near 1460 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Atlanta Police said around 7:44 a.m., a 2008 Ford Mustang was traveling west on M. L. King Jr. Drive when the driver lost control. Police said the Mustang skidded sideways into the eastbound lanes and colli

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-03-19 21:25:00

Woman killed in Green Street wreck

A woman was killed in a two-vehicle wreck on Green Street late Monday night, March 19. Gainesville Fire Department Division Chief Keith Smith said one patient was trapped before being transported to Northeast Georgia Medical Center in critical condition in the wreck. Gainesville Police Sgt. Kevin Ho

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-03-20 06:22:00

Clemson student accused of lying about sexual assault: 'Why would I lie?'

Sarah Campbell, 18, was charged with filing a false police report Updated: 1:21 PM EDT Mar 19, 2018 A Clemson University freshman who faces a felony charge after deputies said she lied about being sexually assaulted at an off-campus fraternity house in January says she didn't lie. Sarah Campbel

WYFF4.COM - 2018-03-19 17:21:00

Sheriff: Manhunt underway for armed, "dangerous" suspect who fled traffic stop in Lavonia

Officials with Franklin County Sheriff's Office said a search is on for a man they said fled a traffic stop on Wednesday. Sheriff Thomas said the suspect, identified as Robert Huckaby, took off when a vehicle he was a passenger in was pulled over for an expired tag along I-85 near mile marker 174 ne

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Fire officials: Mobile home 'total loss' after early morning fire

Fire officials said one mobile home is a "total loss" and two others sustained heavy damage after a fire early Saturday morning in Woodruff. Assistant Chief Matthew Daniels with the Woodruff Fire Department said they responded to the fire around 2:30 a.m. Two vehicles were also destroyed in the fi


Greenville News, Anderson Independent Mail win 36 SC Press Association Awards

Greenville News photographer Lauren Petracca was named South Carolina Photojournalist of the Year Saturday night at the South Carolina Press Association Awards, and The Greenville News and Anderson Independent Mail took home a combined total of 36 awards at Saturday's ceremony in Spartanburg. Petrac

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-03-18 15:58:44

3 businesses. 846 new jobs. Incentives talk starts Monday.

Spartanburg County Council on Monday is expected to give initial consideration to tax breaks for three economic development projects that would create a combined 846 jobs and a total $482 million investment in Spartanburg County. The first project, nicknamed "Project Cedar," involves a $350 million


Man charged with killing woman; 2-year-old found safe nearby

IVA, S.C. (AP) - Authorities have charged a 28-year-old man for killing a woman who was found in a pool of blood at a South Carolina home with her 2-year-old daughter safe nearby. Arrest warrants from the State Law Enforcement Division said Adam Lawless stabbed and strangled 24-year-old Tabatha Dunc


Athens pharmacist named president of Georgia Pharmacy Association

An Athens pharmacist and owner of Village Drug Shop on Prince Avenue has been selected to serve as the president of the Georgia Pharmacy Association. Dr. Chris Thurmond, a 2001 graduate of the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, will assume the duties of office in June and officially begins hi

ATHENS BANNER-HERALD - 2018-03-18 22:00:00

Mayor asks motorists to avoid Hwy. 29/98 intersection Friday

Danielsville Mayor Todd Higdon is asking all motorists to avoid the intersection of Hwy. 98 and Hwy. 29 until damage from a Friday mishap is repaired. He said a transfer truck went through the intersection Friday afternoon and got hung on cables, pulling the cables down and knocking out power in


One woman dead following crash on White Horse Road, coroner says

One woman is dead following a collision in Greenville. Greenville County Deputy Coroner Jeff Fowler confirmed the woman's death to WYFF News 4 Saturday morning. He said around 8:30 a.m., there was a two-vehicle accident on White Horse Road, near Sandy Oak Baptist Church and Crescent Landing Apartme


Iva mother's death leads to arrest of two men

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Two men have been arrested and charged in connection to the death of 24-year-old Tabatha Duncan, the Iva mother who was found lifeless in her home on Broad Street on Monday while her 2-year-old daughter was inside. Adam Lawless, 28, who shared a home with Duncan a


Upstate middle school student disciplined over a Tide Pod

A Tide Pod found it's way out of the laundry room and into a classroom at Honea Path Middle School. According to Assistant Superintendent Radford of Anderson School District Two, a student reported to their substitute teacher that they noticed another kid in class put something into a water bottle l


Watch Casey Ashley sing the National Anthem to open 2018 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell

The first day of the 2018 GEICO Bassmasters Classic kicked off with local angler Casey Ashley of Donalds singing the National Anthem at Green Pond Landing on Lake Hartwell in Anderson on Friday. Ken Ruinard/Independent Mail The 48th Bassmaster Classic got underway Friday morning, with hundreds pack


Pickens County woman grappling with death of small dog after pit bull attack

A Pickens County woman is distraught over her dog's death after a neighbor's pit bull attacked it last month. She's worried the pit bull will attack again if law enforcement fails to act soon but law enforcement leaders say more documentation is needed before any more can be done. Daniel J. Gross/T