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Coroner confirms one person dead from shooting at Sunset Grill in Anderson County

Anderson, SC (FOX Carolina) - Deputies with the Anderson County Sheriff's Office are on scene of a shooting that happened Tuesday morning at the Sunset Grill on Highway 29. Detective Nikki Carson with the ACSO confirmed to FOX Carolina that one person has been shot. FOX Carolina reached out to And

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-10-23 13:46:00

Video: Bears play with tire swing in Asheville

Several bears were caught playing with a tire swing outside of an Asheville home Thursday afternoon. Julie Pavlat Sech captured the video of the three bears playing in her backyard. Pavlat Sech told Storyful that the creatures are frequent visitors who play with the swing and a metal garden ball. "I

ABC11.COM - 2018-10-23 12:43:00

New Endowed Scholarship Honors Former Brevard College Students

Brevard College alum Will Crowder from the Charlotte area, Class of 2002, created an endowed scholarship to honor three classmates who have passed away. Once fully funded, the Pinkerton/ Hyde/Connolly Lee Scholarship will be available for award to a full-timeBrevard Collegestudent serving in a leade

TRANSYLVANIATIMES.COM - 2018-10-22 00:00:00

Polk County man behind bars after molesting two young family members

A Polk County man was headed to prison, for at least 12 years, after molesting two young family members.

WLOS.COM - 2018-10-22 23:03:15

Top local stories we are following today

WLOS —Here are the top stories we are following for you today.A second Florence South Carolina officer has died after being shot while searching a home. Deputy Farrah Turner died from her injuries yesterday. One officer died at the scene and 5 other officers were shot.Click here for more on this sto

WLOS.COM - 2018-10-23 07:14:18

Sheriff's office, coroner investigating fatal shooting outside Anderson restaurant

Nikki Carson, a spokeswoman for the Anderson County Sheriff's Office, said investigators have "identified all parties involved" and do not believe there is any danger to the public.

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-10-23 15:13:00

Paul Simon gives $25,000 to Brevard-based Muddy Sneakers nonprofit

Legendary American singer, songwriter and musician Paul Simon has given $25,000 to a local nonprofit dedicated to boosting outdoor educational experiences for kids.


Emergency crews respond to reported gas leak at Canton paper mill

CANTON, N.C. (WLOS) —Emergency crews are responding to Evergreen Packaging in Canton after a reported gas leak that affected two people.Details are limited at this time, but News 13 crews saw fire and EMS crews on the scene at around 10 a.m. Tuesday.At about 10:45 a.m., fire crews began clearing the

WLOS.COM - 2018-10-23 10:38:08

McDowell County deputies charge teen for sex crimes involving 11-year-old victim

MARION, NC (FOX Carolina) - Deputies with the McDowell County Sheriff's Office said a Burke County man was charged with sex crimes involving a child. Deputies said Jonathan Ray Register, 19, of Morganton was arrested and charged with statutory sex offense with a child under 15 and taking indecent li

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-10-22 14:14:00

The South Carolina traffic law you probably don't know you're breaking

Ronnie Tinsley of Williamston, owner of Tinsley Towing service, knows how dangerous a roadside can be. Tinsley, who's been in the towing business for 35 years, was hit while working beside his truck in 2016. His truck was struck again in June, when he was responding to a crash alongside Interstate 8

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-10-22 10:48:37

Man shot and killed after showing gun while being served a warrant

attempting to serve this capias, there was a police-involved shooting. And as I and Sheriff (Armando) Fontes do, we asked for an independent agency to come in to do the investigation, in this case, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation."

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2018-10-22 14:10:00

Police identify man killed after metal wind skirt from tractor-trailer enters car

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Police have identified a man who was struck and killed Sunday when a tractor-trailer piece flew into his vehicle while driving on I-40 west in Knoxville. Knoxville police on Monday identified Mark Elliott, 71, of St. Louis, Missouri as the victim who was struck and killed b

WATE - 2018-10-22 13:53:05


Two men were taken to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center, one of them by helicopter, following a Saturday afternoon accident involving a reported ejection on Boiling Springs Highway. Multiple South Carolina Highway Patrol troopers responded to investigate and the troopers were observed using orange

GAFFNEY LEDGER - 2018-10-22 06:58:00

New Pickens County park opens

Pickens County, SC (Fox Carolina) - Pickens County officials held a ribbon cutting ceremony Monday to open a new recreational park for the community of Pickens County. The park is called "Twelve Mile Recreation Park" and it is located at 1110 Norris Highway, Central, SC.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-10-22 15:52:00

Six still hospitalized after floor collapse at Clemson apartment complex clubhouse

Clemson's Associate VP for Strategic Communications, Joe Galbraith, confirmed that Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity hosted the event.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-10-22 14:45:00

Voluntary evacuations at 2 Henderson Co. schools after smoke seen in building

HENDERSONVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) - Henderson County Public Schools said two schools were evacuated Monday morning after smoke was reported in a building.Apple Valley Middle School and North Henderson High School were evacuated as a precautionary measure, officials said.The Fire Department responded

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-10-22 16:05:00

Sesame Street Picks Transylvania County As Initiative Partner - Brevard, NC

Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, has announced thatTransylvania Countyis the next community selected for Sesame Street in Communities (SSIC), a nationwide initiative to support parents, caregivers and community providers to give all children, especially t


Answer Man: $600 for an ambulance ride? $8,000 for MAMA helicopter ride?

Question:Some time ago I broke my ankle. When the accident happened, I asked the neighbor to load me into the back of their SUV and take me to Mission Hospital. My goal as an old Norwegian was to eliminate the high cost of using an ambulance. So my first question is what is the average cost of an am


Coroner ID's Easley man killed in moped crash in Greenville Co.

Scene of deadly crash on Easley Bridge Road in Greenville County, October 20, 2018. (WSPA Photo) GREENVILLE CO., S.C. (WSPA) - Highway Patrol has been investigating a deadly crash on Easley Bridge Road in Greenville County. According to troopers, the crash happened just after 8:30 p.m. Saturday abou


30 taken to hospital after floor collapses during private party

CLEMSON, S.C. (WSPA) - Thirty people were taken to area hospitals Sunday morning after a floor collapsed during a party at an apartment complex, according to Clemson City Police Department. It happened at about 12:30 a.m. at The Woodlands Apartments on Old Greenville Highway, police said. According