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SC WFO COLUMBIA Warnings, Watches, and Advisories
WFO COLUMBIA Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Sunday, December 16, 2018. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South. Congaree River At Carolina Eastman affecting Calhoun...Lexington.
Beloved South Carolina Grandmother Celebrates Her 105th Birthday
Bethune, SC - (WLTX) Today there was a celebration of life in Bethune as a great grandmother of 5 celebrated her 105th birthday. Tambourines were played and songs were sang as friends and family came from all over to celebrate Lula Mae Dyers remarkable birthday milestone at the Sandy Level Baptist C
Coroner: Body found in South Carolina pond showed no trauma
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A coroner says an autopsy on a body pulled from a pond at a city park found no signs of trauma. News outlets report Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said in a news release that the cause of death is "pending further studies." He identified the dead person as 29-year-old Jerry
This Massive Gift Shop In South Carolina Is Like No Other In The World
Most people who’ve traveled through Marion, South Carolina are at least familiar with the most unusual country store ever. It’s located on Highway 501 and is one third of the way between Interstate 95 and Myrtle Beach. For everyone else, if this isn’t a regular route you travel, then you’ve been mis
SC inmate says religion entitles him to smoke pot in prison
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina inmate has filed a federal lawsuit against the state prisons department, accusing the agency of violating his religious freedoms by not allowing him to smoke marijuana or keep his hair in dreadlocks.
And the children watched: The day the Confederate flag was lowered from South Carolina's Statehouse dome
COLUMBIA — And then there were the children. Some led the throng of blacks marching silently through the Saturday morning streets of this capital city. Others hoisted Confederate flags — tiny versions of one that had flown atop South Carolina's Statehouse for 38 years.
East Forsyth rallies in fourth quarter to beat Scotland in 4A final
Durham, N.C. — East Forsyth came back from behind in the fourth quarter to beat Scotland County 35-28 and win the 4A state championship game. Scotland took a 28-21 lead with 10:03 left in the game on a Joseph McKoy one yard touchdown run.
SC Wilmington NC Zone Forecast
Coastal Horry- Including the cities of Myrtle Beach, Socastee, North Myrtle Beach,. .TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. .TONIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. West winds around 10 mph,
Hamlet man molested child of guest, warrants say
HAMLET — A Hamlet man has been charged with committing a sex act on the child of someone staying at his home. Howard McLauren, 47, of Hylan Avenue, and his girlfriend allowed a relative of the girlfriend’s and her 4-year-old child to stay at their home when McLauren allegedly committed a lewd and la
North Carolina, South Carolina battle to a draw in Shrine Bowl
SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Guess the border battle between North and South Carolina will have to wait a year before finally being settled. The 82nd meeting between the top gridiron standouts from North and South Carolina finished in a 10-all tie at Wofford College’s Gibbs Stadium in Spartanburg. It is only
Bennettsville receives $435,000 grant to clean up neighborhood
BENNETTSVILLE, SC (WMBF) - The city of Bennettsville received a $435,000 Community Development Block Grant from to the South Carolina Department of Commerce to demolish abandon and dilapidated homes in the Shady Rest community.
What Others Say: On SC being sickest state
South Carolina was recently deemed the sickest state in the country with 4.3 percent of the population (about 176,300 people) experiencing flu-like symptoms, according to Kinsa, a company tracking where flu-like illness is spreading in real time with the help of its smart thermometers.
There’s Only One Remaining Train Station Like This In All Of North Carolina And It’s Magnificent
North Carolina has a rich history in the railroad industry. The very first railroad was chartered in 1834 and ran from Wilmington to Raleigh. Soon, others were chartered and built as well, each with the potential for many stations along the route. One such station, built in 1900, is the only histori
Hartsville man charged with dumping papers in Black Creek
HARTSVILLE, S.C. — A Hartsville man has been charged with dumping newspapers into Black Creek on the Segars-McKinnon Heritage Preserve in Hartsville. Cedrick Benji Larry Ludd of Hartsville is charged with litter in excess of 15 pounds, according to a release issued by the South Carolina Department o
Future Gamecock Zacch Pickens Is South Carolina's Mr. Football
COLUMBIA, SC — Some big news for USC bound player Zacch Pickens. You can now call him Mr Football. Today Zacch was named South Carolina's Mr Football at the Shrine Bowl. He will be the 10th Mr Football to join the Gamecock program. This is also the second straight year that a Mr Football is coming t
Man arrested in connection to 2 Darlington shootings
Darlington, S.C. (WPDE) — Darlington police arrested a man in connection to a shooting on Lamar Highway last week, according to a release. Alfred Andre Richard Samuel, 31, was arrested on Dec. 11 for attempted murder, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, possession of a stolen pistol and p
Good Samaritans save family from burning Chesterfield County home
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, S.C. - Volunteer firefighter Willie Williams thinks someone must have been looking out for a Chesterfield County family Thursday. "I guess the Lord sent me and Chris there," Williams said.
Man arrested following threat against deputy, sheriff’s office
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office on Friday arrested a Rockingham man that posted a threat to a sheriff’s deputy and the sheriff’s office in general saying “they should all be drug out in the street and shot.” William Andrew Sanders, 34, of Safie 2nd Street posted the threat on his F
Father wants South Carolina gun laws changed after daughter's murder
YORK COUNTY, S.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - A father whose teenager was murdered at the Peach Stand in Fort Mill earlier this year is now pushing for a law that would require medical professionals to report mental health issues to a database for gun sellers.
South Carolina Pastor Under Fire for Giving Wife $200K Lamborghini as Anniversary Present
A South Carolina pastor has responded to the backlash he’s faced after presenting his wife with a $200,000 Lamborghini as a gift for their eight-year wedding anniversary. John Gray, leader of Relentless Church in Greenville, caught the internet’s attention this week when a viral video showed him giv