facebook

Breaking News from South Carolina News

Find the latest South Carolina Newsfrom the most update to date resource for all local headlines and breaking stories.

Coroner rules manner of death in fatal Berkeley County motorcycle crash

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) - The Dorchester County Coroner's Office has released the manner of death of Robert Lee Clark, Jr., 30, of Goose Creek. The manner of death was ruled a homicide. We're told the facts for determining homicide, in this case, stems from a police pursuit initiated by the Berkele

COUNTON2.COM - 2017-09-21 17:36:31

The body of a missing S.C. boater found in Lake Hartwell

SOUTH CAROLINA (WJBF) - The body of a missing boater in South Carolina who had been missing since July has been found. According to the Anderson County Sheriff's Office, the body found in Lake Hartwell has been identified as Kip Burrell. He and his wife were thrown from their boat during a storm. An

WJBF.COM - 2017-09-21 10:43:24

Baby remains found at South Carolina apartment complex during eviction, police say

The remains of a baby was found at an apartment complex in Fountain Inn, police said. (FOX Carolina) A baby died nearly a year before the child's decomposing remains were found in a South Carolina apartment complex while police officers were trying to evict the tenants, investigators said Thursday

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-21 16:37:35

Study finds SC workers think they deserve major pay raise

(WSPA) - A new study finds workers in South Carolina think they deserve a $10,406 pay raise on average. The firm, Intelligent Video Solutions, surveyed 3,000 U.S. workers to find how much of a pay raise people in each state felt they should get. People in Maryland felt the most undervalued of any st

WBTW.COM - 2017-09-21 09:17:18

South Carolina bookkeeper pleads to taking $120 thousand

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A South Carolina bookkeeper has pleaded guilty to taking more than $120,000 from her employer. U.S. Attorney Beth Drake said in a news release that 40-year-old Yvonne Sanchez of Chapin pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Columbia. Assistant U.S. Attorney Winston

WSAV-TV - 2017-09-21 11:16:18

Eclipse Was Biggest Tourist Event Ever for South Carolina

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Last month's total solar eclipse was the largest tourism event in the history of South Carolina, state tourism officials now say. The SC Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism announced Tuesday that 1.6 million people traveled to or within the state in order to view the A

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2017-09-21 19:29:11

USC student inspires others after he gives meal to homeless man

When some hear the word "Millennial", they are likely to associate negative words like 'entitled,' 'lazy' or 'selfish,' especially amongst the older generations. Given that those born in the 90s and 00s are the future leaders of tomorrow, it is important to highlight when millennials do the opposite

WACH.COM - 2017-09-21 21:52:37

Former Sterling educator, groundbreaking radio broadcaster dies 105

He received the Order of the Palmetto in 2008. Wilfred Junius Walker, a former Greenville educator who was recognized as the first African-American radio broadcaster in South Carolina, died Tuesday. He was 105. Walker received the Order of the Palmetto in 2008, the state's highest honor, and has a s

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-21 11:00:03

S.C. law enforcement investigates the cause of the Barnwell Co. airport fire

SOUTH CAROLINA (WJBF) - The South Carolina state law enforcement is investigating the cause of a fire at the Barnwell County Airport. The fire broke out Tuesday afternoon in the north hangar of the airport. The Fire Chief in Barnwell County says five planes were damaged, and will likely be considere

WJBF.COM - 2017-09-21 11:51:03

Total solar eclipse marks South Carolina's largest tourism event

Total Solar Eclipse (from NASA). COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Last month's eclipse saw at least 1.6 million people travel to or within South Carolina, making it the largest single tourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research released Wednesday by the South Carolina Departm

WSAV-TV - 2017-09-21 21:13:01

Lawsuit filed against Purdue Pharma alleging the company was deceptive in its marketing

SOUTH CAROLINA (WJBF) - South Carolina's Attorney General is joining other states to investigate companies that make prescription painkillers. Alan Wilson is working with 41 other attorney generals. They are requesting information from five companies about their marketing and sales practices. Wilson

WJBF.COM - 2017-09-21 10:00:01

Beaufort and Bluffton in running for this Southern Living honor

Beaufort and Bluffton have been nominated for best small town in the Southern Living"South's Best 2018" contest. The title for best small town in the South, as well as South Carolina, went to Beaufort during the magazine's 2017 competition. Other towns nominated in South Carolina for 2018 include

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2017-09-21 23:44:00

S.C. senators call for monument to black Civil War hero

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A call to honor a black Civil War hero with a monument at the South Carolina Statehouse grounds, the 2015 epicenter of a national move to strip away Confederate symbols, is being made by two lawmakers in a bid to encourage consensus building in a nation divided by the issue. T

WTOK-TV - 2017-09-21 18:39:00

Why do SC teachers quit? Low pay isn't the only reason, they say

They are overworked and underpaid, sometimes physically threatened at work and increasingly disrespected. Five S.C. teachers shared those experiences Thursday, telling a panel of educators, legislators and state officials why they became teachers - making a difference in a child's life, providing a

THE STATE - 2017-09-21 22:26:00

Quote of the Week: "Lindsey Graham Is the Biggest Fraud in the Senate"

If Graham-Cassidy manages to pass, the only consolation for the rest of us will be that the so-called moderate from South Carolina will be remembered for what he really is: an extremist conservative who helped destroy affordable health care in America, After so-called moderate Sen. Lindsey Graham in

THEDAILYBANTER.COM - 2017-09-21 21:38:57

Two-way conversion of Spring and Cannon streets begins Oct. 2

After years of wait, the two-week process of converting Spring and Cannon streets to two-way traffic is set to begin in just a matter of days. Starting Mon. Oct. 2, Spring Street will be the first of the two downtown corridors to show signs of changes, followed by Cannon Street in the second week

CHARLESTON CITY PAPER - 2017-09-21 15:40:00

Don't Forget About Lindsey Graham's Other Big Proposal

There has always been one feature that distinguishes Lindsey Graham from his almost-peers in the Senate: a self-deprecating sense of humor. This characteristic often obscures another engaging characteristic of Graham's: raw courage. So it should have come as no surprise that the senator from South C

WEEKLY STANDARD - 2017-09-21 10:01:00

Feds investigating Plant Vogtle nuke project's twin in South Carolina

SCANA Corp. said Thursday that federal investigators are seeking information on a South Carolina nuclear plant project that was shut down in late July. The South Carolina utility said it received a subpoena from the U.S. Attorney's Office seeking "a broad range of documents related to the project."

MYAJC.COM - 2017-09-21 22:03:54

Sound Off: South Carolina's offensive struggles and life without Deebo Samuel

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Coming off last Saturday night's disappointing loss to Kentucky, South Carolina will play its second home game of the 2017 season when Louisiana Tech heads to Williams-Brice Stadium this Saturday afternoon. Mike Chapman joins SEC Country's Hale McGranahan to preview the Week 4 game

MYAJC.COM - 2017-09-21 15:44:54

South Carolina looks to jump-start stalled running game

Through three games, South Carolina's anemic running game has struggled to find any traction. The Gamecocks entered the season with high hopes for a running game featuring Rico Dowdle, fresh off a banner freshman season, and shifty speedster Ty'Son Williams. But so far, South Carolina is second from

SATURDAYDOWNSOUTH.COM - 2017-09-21 11:00:47