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Crews battle fire at Upstate church, dispatch says

Bethel Baptist Church in Gaffney Updated: 9:43 PM EST Nov 23, 2017 Multiple fire departments battled a fire Thursday night at Bethel Baptist Church in Gaffney, Cherokee County dispatch said. Gaffney Fire Department started battling the fire at 8:08 p.m., dispatch said. Dispatch said no one was in

WYFF4.COM - 2017-11-24 02:43:00

One injured after shooting, deputy says

One person was injured after a shooting on the 1400 block on Highway 221 near Enoree Thursday night, according to Master Deputy Darren Dukes with the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office. One person was taken to the hospital with injuries, Dukes said. The severity of their injuries is unknown, Dukes

WYFF4.COM - 2017-11-24 01:20:00

Study: USC Sumter No. 2 two-year college in South Carolina

A leading college rankings organization recently ranked University of South Carolina Sumter as the No. 2 community college, or two-year college, in the state and No. 23 overall in the U.S. for this school year. Niche, an online educational institutional data company, released its 2018 College Rankin

ITEM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Court dismisses S.C. education suit

The S.C. Supreme Court has reversed its 2014 order that the legislature address the poor quality of education in rural school districts across the state, ending a 24-year legal battle over the issue. The 3-2 ruling Nov. 17 dismissed the lawsuit Abbeville School District v. the State of South Caroli

LANCASTER NEWS - 2017-11-24 10:00:00

Lions honor early FDSH graduate

-Messenger photo by Chad Thompson Jaden Wertz, 18, a 2018 Fort Dodge Senior High graduate, is introduced by Cliff Weldon, secretary for the Fort Dodge Noon Lions club, during a special graduation ceremony for Wertz at the Lions Den, 731 Exposition Drive, Wednesday afternoon. Wertz graduated from h

FORT DODGE MESSENGER - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

The Latest: Suspect in Texas trooper's killing apprehended

FAIRFIELD, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the search for the suspect in the death of a Texas trooper (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Authorities in Texas say the man suspected of killing a state trooper during a traffic stop has been taken into custody. The Texas Department of Public Safety and other law e

GETTYSBURG TIMES - 2017-11-24 03:15:10

Help find missing Sheriff's Office K-9 in Oconee Co.

K9 Jak (From: Oconee Co. Sheriff's Office) WALHALLA, SC (WSPA) - The Oconee County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help to find missing Sheriff's Office K-9 Jak. Jak is a 10-year-old Belgian Malinois who has reddish blond fur with some graying on the snout. Jak is also missing one eye. Jak was

WSPA.COM - 2017-11-24 03:43:52

One dead after crash in Greenville County, coroner says

The crash happened on Poinsett Highway Updated: 8:06 PM EST Nov 23, 2017 The crash happened on Poinsett Highway One person has died after a crash on Poinsett Highway at U.S. 276 on Thursday, Kent Dill with the Greenville County Coroner's Office said. The crash happened just before 7 p.m., troopers

WYFF4.COM - 2017-11-24 01:06:00

Three South Carolina high schools launch wrestling programs

South Carolina's Aiken County is taking to high school wrestling in a big way. This fall, three of the county's public high schools will be launching wrestling programs, joining four other high schools in Aiken County that started competing in the oldest and greatest sport last fall. The trio of

INTERMATWRESTLE.COM - 2017-11-24 07:27:45

AP source: Flynn lawyers make a break with Trump team

A lawyer for former national security adviser Michael Flynn has told President Donald Trump's legal team that they are no longer communicating with them about special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election interference. The decision could be a sign that Flynn is moving to coope

OLYMPIAN - 2017-11-24 00:31:00

Man records himself stealing police car on Instagram

A video posted on Instagram and World Star Hip Hop shows a man in Georgia recording himself stealing a police car and taking it for a joy ride. The man in the video walks up to the car, left with the door open and the engine running after the officer driving it jumped out to chase a suspect into a n

WMUR.COM - 2017-11-24 03:30:00

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Veiled women from India's Rajput community protested the Bollywood film "Padmavati," which has been postponed indefinitely after opposition grew over the film's alleged depiction of a relationship between a Hindu queen and a Muslim ruler. It is based on a 16th century Sufi epic in which a Rajput que

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-11-24 01:45:12

Navy ends its search for 3 missing sailors in the Philippine Sea

The C2-A Greyhound transport plane crashed Wednesday southeast of Okinawa 8 people were rescued and are in good condition, officials say

CNN - 2017-11-24 03:00:57

Stingrays get Thanksgiving win in Atlanta

Patrick Gaul provided the game-winning goal in the third period as the South Carolina Stingrays (10-2-2-0) skated past the Atlanta Gladiators (8-6-1-1) with a 2-1 win on Thanksgiving night at the Infinite Energy Center. Goaltender Jeff Jakaitis stopped 24 shots to earn his sixth win of the season an

LIVE5NEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 06:00:48

Texas authorities catch suspect in fatal shooting of state trooper

(CNN)Officials have apprehended a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper, who was killed Thursday south of Dallas. "Suspect in today's fatal TXDPS trooper shooting in Freestone County has been captured in Waller County near Prairie View," the Navarro County Off

CNN - 2017-11-24 00:11:43

CLEMSON FOOTBALL: 'It's either South Carolina or Clemson' -- Tony Elliott learned what rivalry means in Palmetto State

CLEMSON - It doesn't matter if the Clemson Tigers and South Carolina Gamecocks are playing basketball, baseball, UNO or checkers, this rivalry brings out the best - and the worst - in friends, co-workers, husbands and wives, young and old. When Clemson and South Carolina face off, tensions are going

DAILYPOSTATHENIAN.COM - 2017-11-24 02:30:00

CAROLINA FOOTBALL: Stage is set for an upset on Saturday

South Carolina defensive lineman Ulric Jones (93) leads the Gamecocks onto the field before an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 in Columbia, S.C. South Carolina defeated Wofford 31-10. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford) Brantley Strickland There's this old cliche about rivalry games: throw

EXPONENT - 2017-11-24 03:15:00

Diocese of South Carolina petitions U.S. Supreme Court, files new lawsuit

The Diocese of South Carolina, which left The Episcopal Church in 2012 after years of theological conflict and governing disputes, announced Nov. 21 that it would petition the U.S. Supreme Court in the hopes of reversing a S.C. Supreme Court ruling that would force the diocese to return properties w

SOUTHSTRANDNEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 05:00:00

Duke Endowment Awards $21 Million in Grants

The Duke Endowment has announced thirty-six grants totaling $21 million to health organizations in North and South Carolina. Recipients include Vidant Medical Services in Greenville, North Carolina, which was awarded $700,000 to expand its services for those with advanced heart disease; OrthoCarolin


Update: Body identified in suspicious death on Lady's Island; family member still missing

UPDATE: The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office reports the body found has been identified as 25-year-old Robert Blanding of St. Helena Island. Preliminary findings of the investigation indicate that Blanding sustained multiple gunshot wounds at the hands of an unknown subject and died as a result of t

WSAV-TV - 2017-11-23 14:25:08