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5 restaurants you might never knew existed in Anderson, but need to know about them now

5 restaurants you might never knew existed in Anderson, but need to know about them now 100 Firetower Road, Williamston 602.770.9386 Hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday The north side of SC 81 isn't necessarily well-traveled, and that's one thing that Joe Diori

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-03-23 17:01:40

Disturbance at Anderson Co. apartment complex, several in custody

ANDERSON COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - Several people were taken into custody following an incident at an apartment complex in Anderson County Thursday night. Deputies responded to a large disturbance at Edgewood Square Apartments on Cherry Street in Pendleton. Police from Clemson and the South Carolina Highw

WSPA.COM - 2018-03-23 02:28:44

Cause of death released in Greenville County deputy-involved shooting

The Greenville County Coroner's Office has released an official cause of death in a deputy-involved shooting in the Poe Mill community Monday. Jermaine Massey, 35, of 234 3rd Ave., died of a gunshot wound to the torso. It remains unclear how many times Massey was struck. "We're not saying he was onl

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-03-23 15:42:16

Anderson Co. deputies seek trailer stolen from church parking lot

According to deputies, shortly after midnight Thursday, an enclosed trailer was stolen from the parking lot of Temple Baptist Church on Standridge Road in Anderson. Deputies said the trailer was hooked up to a white pickup truck and driven off church property. The Sheriff's Office shared photos of t

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-03-23 07:06:00

Person of interest sought in fork lift theft at Walmart in Anderson

ANDERSON, SC (WSPA) - Anderson Police Department officers are searching for a woman who is a person of interest in a theft of a stolen fork lift from Walmart in Anderson on March 8. According to news release, the woman reportedly stole a 1980 Yale fork lift from Walmart, located at 3812 Liberty High


Video shows moment tree fell on SC school bus

GREENVILLE, S.C. (WYFF) - A school district has released bus camera video capturing the moment a tree fell on top of a bus. Six students from Southside High School in Greenville County were on board Wednesday when the tree fell. Five were hurt in the accident and were taken to the hospital. But as b

WSAV-TV - 2018-03-23 17:52:47

Rally planned in Anderson as part of March for Our Lives national movement

Students in Anderson have organized a local rally as part of the March for Our Lives movement. The local event won't be a march. Students will be speaking and there will be a table for voter registration, which begins around noon Saturday at 100 Main St., the downtown courthouse square. Students fro

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-03-23 19:23:13

Greenville Toys R Us cancels liquidation sale, frustrating shoppers

Shoppers who showed up looking for deals at a liquidation sale at Greenville's Toys R Us on Thursday morning were disappointed to find the sale had been canceled. "I think it was a ploy to sell stuff," said shopper Clifford James of Mauldin, one of many shoppers who walked away empty-handed. LaVonda

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-03-22 14:18:41

Toys R Us: 'Things are changing, I don't want to change with them'

Jonathan Mitchell remembers when Toys R Us moved into Anderson in the 1980s. "We had one in Greenville but it was so far away, when it came to Anderson, it was like the best thing for a kid," he said. "I mean, it's Toys R Us! I still get the jingle in my head when I walk in." Mitchell, 40, shopped f

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-03-22 14:52:28

TTI to unveil new testing center near I-85

Research - a big part of the work at Techtronic Industries - was set to get a high-powered boost at the company's developing campus Friday. TTI, the maker of outdoor power equipment products, is scheduled to unveil its new state-of-the art Outdoor Product Test Center in a mid-day ribbon-cutting cere

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-03-23 17:05:42

SRO impact on Anderson District 5 schools

ANDERSON, SC (WSPA) - With school safety at the top of many peoples minds, this is the first year that all of the Anderson District 5 schools have their own school resource officer. It was a decision made by the school board last year to dedicate over one million dollars a year to make sure each sch


Suspect arrested in Fountain Inn stabbing

Shammaryah Dononique Tystazzia Walton FOUNTAIN INN, SC (WSPA) - A woman was stabbed multiple times and thrown out of a vehicle, according to Laurens Co. Sheriff's Office. Greenville Co. deputies say it happened near the intersection of McCarter Rd. and Milacron Drive around 9 a.m. She has been taken


Man shot, killed in Seneca, ruled homicide

SENECA, SC (WSPA) - A man was shot to death and his death has been ruled a homicide, according to Oconee Co. Coroner Karl Addis. The shooting was reported around 3:37 a.m. Wednesday morning in the 600 block of Lands Ends Rd. in the Crossroads Community. Jason Edward Dalton, 43, who lived at the loca


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


South Carolina sheriff: Deputy fatally shoots man with knife

GREENVILLE, S.C. - Authorities say a sheriff's deputy has fatally shot a man in South Carolina. Greenville County Sheriff Will Lewis tells news outlets a man wielding a knife was killed after charging at deputies Monday evening. He says deputies had been called out for a disturbance and found at lea


Dispatch: Shooting reported at Pendleton home

Deputies on the scene of a reported shooting at a Pendleton home early Wednesday morning (WSPA). ANDERSON Co., S.C. (WSPA) - Dispatch says Anderson County deputies responded to a reported shooting early Wednesday morning. Crime scene tape was around a home in the 300 block of Ellington Road in Pendl


Greenville couple arrested for stealing trailer at Bassmaster Classic

Greenville Police Department investigators have arrested a Greenville couple in connection to the theft of a vendor's trailer full of merchandise at the Bassmaster Classic last week. The husband and wife duo, Jerry Adam McCauley, 33, and Tabitha Rae McCauley, 31, allegedly made off with over $200,00


5 students injured after tree falls on Greenville Co. school bus

Tree falls on Greenville County school bus (Mar. 21, 2018/FOX Carolina) Greenville County Schools said a bus was struck by a falling tree on Wednesday. The incident occurred on Old Grove Road and Gray Fox Trail around 5:20 p.m., the district said. According to the school district, the bus was carr

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-03-22 00:54:00

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:


SWAT uses stun gun to take Anderson woman into custody after bri - FOX Carolina 21

Law enforcement including SWAT were on scene of an incident at an Anderson home on Monday. Anderson City police officers said a woman was attempting to harm herself at a location on Bellview Road. They said she also threatened to harm officers so SWAT was called in. According to police, the SWAT tea