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One person shot overnight in Darlington

DARLINGTON, SC (WBTW) - Darlington County Sheriff’s Deputies investigate a shooting that happened around midnight Saturday.A person was found shot outside a home on Birdsnest Road.That person was taken to the hospital. We don't know how badly they were hurt.If you have any information you are asked

WBTW.COM - 2018-08-19 13:46:45

Sumter Co. murder suspect denied bond - ABC Columbia

Demetrius Brown, 38, was denied bond at his first court appearance. Brown is accused in the shooting death of Shermane Pack on August 11th at Auto Doctors on East Pike Street.

ABCCOLUMBIA.COM - 2018-08-19 03:54:04

SC MOTEL ORDERED CLOSED: Dozens evicted when South Carolina motel ordered closed

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WSOC-TV - 2018-08-19 15:14:44

Hartsville man charged with drug possession

HARTSVILLE, S.C. — A Hartsville man, Curtis Michael Dixon, has been arrested on drug charges, according to the Darlington County Sheriff's Office.


Darlington County deputies arrest man after brass knuckles, drugs found during investigation

A press release from the Darlington County Sheriff's Office says 27-year-old Curtis Michael Dixon, of Gadge Drive in the Hartsville area, was arrested on Thursday evening following an investigation in the Pine Ridge Community.


Darlington church hosts back-to-school bash

The event was filled with games, music, unlimited snow-cones, raffles, and even a bouncy-house.

WBTW.COM - 2018-08-19 22:44:58

Man Wanted in Sumter County Auto Shop Murder Arrested in Florida

Earlier this week, Sheriff Dennis said that Brown was found in Jackson County, Georgia, but managed to elude police.


Florence Police seek help to identify person

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Investigators are asking for the public's help to identify a person wanted for questioning in an Aug. 3 theft from a vehicle.The incident happened in the 1200 Block of Gregg Avenue, according to a release issued by the Florence Police Department.If anyone has any information please


Hundreds attend back-to-school event in Florence

The organization, United As One, started the event six years ago, and each year has teamed up with both Virginia College and HD Riderz.

WBTW.COM - 2018-08-19 22:43:31

Freeman's Bakery offers more than you might think--just ask

FLORENCE, S.C. — “Just Ask!” That’s the motto for Freeman’s Bakery in Florence, which offers more services and baked goods than the average customer might think.

SCNOW - 2018-08-18 23:00:00

Florence Police ask for public's help to identify person

The incident, which involved the theft of lawn equipment, took place at the Beltline Drive Walmart, according to a release issued by the Florence Police Department.


Suspect in Sumter murder arrested in Florida

“We want to thank the US Marshals Service as well as other agencies that helped make this arrest,” said Sumter County Sheriff Anthony Dennis. “We want Mr. Brown to have his day in court, which will help bring closure to Mr. Pack’s family.”


Hartsville man convicted in baby’s death dies in prison

Hartsville, S.C. (WPDE) —Timothy Sanders died last week while serving a life sentence in prison for the murder of an 21-month-old child in Darlington County, according to officials with the South Carolina Department of Corrections (SCDC).Sanders shot and killed Madison Dolford at a home on Bell Aven


Timmonsville-East Clarendon game postponed, resumes 7 p.m. Monday

TURBEVILLE -- Timmonsville led East Clarendon 8-6 at the half when the game was postponed Friday because of lightening.The game will resume on Monday at 7 p.m.


Nearly 500 students move in Francis Marion University

FLORENCE, SC (WPDE) —Hundreds of students moved in to Francis Marion University Saturday.Over 200 volunteers helped the nearly 500 new students move in.One of those students is freshman Carlyse Major.Major is majoring in nursing.She chose FMU to follow in her family foot steps and she’s rooming with

WPDE.COM - 2018-08-19 12:05:37

Man runs into house following police chase in Florence County

Florence County, SC (WPDE) —A man is in custody Sunday morning after he jumped out of his car during a chase with deputies and into a home on Dublin Road off of Oxtown Road in the Scranton area of Florence County, according to officials on scene.Deputies said the Florence County Sheriff’s Office SWA

WPDE.COM - 2018-08-19 04:14:48

Dozens evicted when South Carolina motel ordered closed

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HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-08-18 17:57:48

Person wanted for questioning in Florence Walmart shoplifting incident

Lt. Mike Brandt, with the Florence Police Department, says the department needs help to identify a person who is wanted for questioning in reference to a shoplifting of goods incident at the Walmart at 2014 South Irby Street on July 21.


Rodney Poston seeks write-in votes to retain seat on Florence District 3 school board

Poston, who currently holds Seat 2 on the Florence School District 3 Board of Trustees, said Friday that he had missed the deadline to file to run for the seat he has held since 2017. Poston said he had gone to the school district offices to file a few days before Aug. 1, the date that filing starte


U.S. Marshals find wanted SC man in Florida - ABC Columbia

Sumter, SC (WOLO) —We are learning new details surrounding the arrest of a Sumter murder suspect captured in Florida.A spokesperson for the Sumter County Sheriff’s office says Demetrius Brown has waived extradition back to South Carolina.Deputies say Brown was arrested by US Marshals in Jacksonvill