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Feds: Greenville electronics store was selling tech stolen from - FOX Carolina 21

After an investigation, authorities said search warrants were served at a Greenville electronics resale business on Wednesday. Secret Service agent Thomas Griffin said approximately six months earlier, the Greenville County Sheriff's Office was notified of a possible fencing operation at Reboot on N

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-01-18 22:07:00

Area blanketed with 3-5 inches of snow Wednesday

POLK COUNTY - After being predicted to receive a dusting to an inch of snow early Wednesday, Jan. 17, the area received between 3-5 inches of snow, making travel treacherous on secondary roads for days. Temperatures remained below freezing Wednesday into Thursday afternoon so the snow that fell did

TRYON DAILY BULLETIN - 2018-01-18 16:49:00

Duo charged in Greenville store hold-up

Michael Lamont Jones, left, and India Vance, right (Source: Greenville Police Dept.) GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) - Police say a man and a woman are charged in an armed robbery at a Greenville convenience store. Greenville Police Department said on the agency's official Facebook page that officers work

WSPA.COM - 2018-01-18 15:40:15

Flu kills 24 so far this season in SC

The flu has claimed 24 lives so far this season in South Carolina, five of them in the week ending Jan. 13, state data show. And while flu remains widespread here and all around the country, it at least appears to be peaking, federal health officials say. "The volumes ... are certainly up," said Dr.

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-01-18 11:30:04

Black ice could cause issues during rush hour tonight and Thursday morning commute

The snow may have stopped falling in the Upstate, but road conditions will be a concern for drivers in the evening rush hour and at least through Thursday morning's commute. Temperatures are not expected to rise above freezing until late morning Thursday, said Danny Gant, a meteorologist with the Na

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-01-17 19:50:32

Police and Fire departments contend with icy roads in Landrum

LANDRUM - By 5 p.m. Wednesday, January 17, Landrum Fire and Rescue had worked three wrecks involving tractor-trailers and one other wreck with passenger vehicles on the icy roads around Landrum. Chief Warren Ashmore said most of the tractor-trailers had either jackknifed or slid off the road. Two tr

TRYON DAILY BULLETIN - 2018-01-18 19:38:00

Woman admits stealing from mailboxes in and around Greenville County, AG says

A South Carolina woman has admitted to stealing from mailboxes in and around Greenville. The U.S. Attorney's Office said 43-year-old Donna Arledge pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit mail theft. Evidence presented at the change of plea hearing showed that Arledge and others stole mail in and aro

WYFF4.COM - 2018-01-18 14:06:00

Greenville not among list of 20 cities being considered by Amazon for second headquarters

Greenville is not among the cities Amazon is considering as a site for its second North American headquarters, according to a list of cities released by CNBC on Thursday. CNBC reports that Amazon has narrowed down its search to 20 possible cities. Greenville was not on the list, but cities in North

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-01-18 18:52:00

Escapee who fled while in handcuffs back in custody

Ronald Long, Jr. (Source: Cleburne County Sheriff's Office via Facebook) The Cleburne County Sheriff's Office stated Wednesday that 33-year-old Ronald A. Long, Jr. of Quitman has been taken into custody. Long ran from sheriff's deputies during a Sunday traffic stop. After placing him and another per

KAIT 8 - 2018-01-17 21:55:58

Beebe police warn of counterfeit bills

In August of 2016, Craighead County sheriff's deputies were dispatched to a home that had been broken into. A probable cause affidavit states it was later reported that a .22 caliber revolver was taken during the break-in. In August of 2016, Craighead County sheriff's deputies were dispatched to a h

KAIT 8 - 2018-01-17 03:34:40

Update: Entergy Customers No Longer Asked to Conserve

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - The voluntary appeal has been lifted by MISO (Midcontinent Independent System Operator) and Entergy customers no longer asked to conserve usage. MISO returned to normal operations Thursday as conditions across the region continue to improve. The MISO grid remains

KARK - 2018-01-18 17:39:44

Emergency shelters open as temperatures dip below freezing

The below freezing temperatures have caused one nonprofit organization to open two emergency overnight shelters. Usually during the day, the city of Little Rock provides warming centers for those in need but those service don't extend into the overnight hours, forcing those in need back out into the

KATV - 2018-01-18 00:19:29

Then There was Joe kicks off Arkansas Cinema Society's Homegrown Film Series

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Then There Was Joe, a full-length, comedy feature film written, produced, directed, edited and starring Little Rock native Justin Warren and based on Warren's own family history, will be the first film showcased by the Arkansas Cinema Society's new Homegrown Film Series. The series

LOG CABIN DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-18 14:19:38

One-Time Charges Cap Big 2017 for Home BancShares

Excluding expenses tied to mergers and a hurricane, Home BancShares Inc. of Conway finished 2017 with annual profit of more than $200 million and assets of more than $14 billion. The publicly traded company (Nasdaq: HOMB), the parent of Centennial Bank, on Thursday reported net income for the year e

ARKANSAS BUSINESS - 2018-01-18 17:38:00

No Amazon Headquarters for Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Amazon has narrowed the list of metro areas it's considering for its second headquarters and Little Rock is NOT on it. A CNBC report published on Thursday states that Amazon says it has whittled down the list of potential sites to 20 locations. The e-commerce giant received 238 p

KARK - 2018-01-18 17:18:46

Cabot third-grader grows 17.5 pound cabbage

A third-grader at Mountain Springs Elementary is now a state winner after growing a 17.5-pound cabbage. (Mountain Springs Elementary){ } A third-grader at Mountain Springs Elementary is now a state winner after growing a 17.5-pound cabbage. Third-grader John-Micheal Farthing took home the title as t

KATV - 2018-01-18 10:38:33

Shooting suspect on the run in Anderson, one man arrested

The Shasta County Sheriff's Office says Robert Willis Slavens, 42, was arrested for assaulting a Christopher Meagher, 42, in Anderson. Authorties say Tuesday at 10 p.m., deputies responded to Shasta Regional Medical Center for a report of a gunshot victim. There, Meagher told deputies he was assaul

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 16:18:00

Shots fired at Shasta Lake, one injured

Authorities are responding to reports of shots fired at the Centimudi Public Boat Ramp in the City of Shasta Lake, according to scanner reports. Dispatchers report that a witness saw a man walking with a bleeding abdomen, and another man fleeing the scene around 12:50 p.m. A reporter is headed to th

RECORD SEARCHLIGHT - 2018-01-17 20:58:10

Two arrested near Willow Creek for alleged firearm, narcotics charges

White The following is from a press release issued by the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: On Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 around 3:26 a.m. a deputy on patrol in the Willow Creek area observed a lifted, blue pickup truck parked with its engine running on the south side of State Route 96 near mile mark

EUREKA TIMES-STANDARD

Engines on Lake Blvd. heading to attic fire

Fire engines are responding to an attic fire in north Redding tonight. A neighbor reported the incident about 9:15 p.m. That person reported smoke was coming from the roof of the home on the 12200 block of Lake. Dispatchers said shortly after that the fire had mostly been extinguished by neighborho

RECORD SEARCHLIGHT - 2018-01-18 05:35:48