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Chester Activity Center Grand Opening

CHESTER, S.C. (CN2 TODAY) The city of Chester is having a grand opening for its first Activity Center put on by C.U.R.E.S. The event will take place Saturday, March 23rd. Watch the interview for more.


Death of a young South Carolina bike rider

WJBF - The Aiken County Coroner's office reported the death if seven-year-old Bryson Mikell of Warrenville. Bryson and his brother were riding bicycles on Ralph Green Dr. when he was struck by a car as he attempted to cross the street around 6:35 pm. Bryson was pronounced dead at the scene.


Students learn about jobs at York Chester career fair

Lawyers, scientific researchers, police officers and counselors filled a middle school gymnasium Thursday, eager to tell eighth graders about their chosen career path. The annual York Chester Middle School career fair drew dozens of employers. They offered their insight to 130 students who rotated t


One person killed in motorcycle crash; suspect fled the scene

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police is investigating a fatal crash near involving a motorcycle and car that happened around 11 p.m. Friday night. Officers responded to a motor vehicle crash with injuries in the 2200 block of West Boulevard.


Tega Cay named one of the safest places to live in S.C.

For the second consecutive year, Tega Cay has been named the number two safest place to live in South Carolina. Safewise has released it’s latest version of the 20 safest places to live in South Carolina, which compares the most recent FBI and population data to determine which municipalities are le


According to reports, Chester Co. Sheriff has excess of spending records

The Charleston Post and Courier has reported an excess of spending records from Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood. The report says that in 2017 Underwood and Chief Deputy Robert Sprouse spent over 5-thousand dollars on first class plane tickets to fly to the National Sheriff’s Association in Ren


Police investigating homicide after man shot multiple times in southwest Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police is conducting a homicide investigation after one person was shot and killed in southwest Charlotte. The shooting happened just before 2 p.m. Saturday on Parkaire Lane at South Tryon Street.


One person dead after a shooting in southwest Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police have confirmed one person is dead following a shooting in southwest Charlotte Saturday afternoon. A homicide investigation is now underway in the 600 block of Parkaire Lane.


Police search for driver they say ran from deadly crash scene in west Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Police said they’re searching for a driver who ran from the scene of a deadly crash in west Charlotte Friday night. Officers responded to the accident on West Boulevard west of Clanton Road around 11 p.m.


'A bit of a rockstar:' Beto O'Rourke draws crowds in first 2020 presidential visit to SC

ROCK HILL — When Aggie Reyes moved from El Paso to Charleston two months ago, driving from the western corner of Texas to her new home along South Carolina's coast, she kept spotting bumper stickers featuring her former congressman far beyond their home state's borders.


Arrest made in fatal shooting outside apartment near UNCC

Police on Saturday arrested a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old man outside an apartment near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Jamontae Morris was shot at 8:10 p.m. Monday in the doorway of an apartment near the 800 block of Forty Niner Avenue, The Charlotte Observer previ


3 shooting incidents under investigation in Johnston, South Carolina

JOHNSTON, S.C. (WJBF) — The Johnston Police Department is investigating several shooting incidents within the last week. One man has already been arrested in connection with one of the cases.


Sen. Cory Booker visited Rock Hill barbershops and a church. Here’s what he had to say

In town Saturday morning on his campaign for president, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker made a few stops before giving a speech to a room of more than 200 people. The Democrat from New Jersey didn’t go to find the richest donors, or the most powerful people — he went straight to predominantly black barbershop


York cop who survived shooting got in dance-off with kid. He admits he got crushed.

York Police Department Sgt. Kyle Cummings is the first to admit he isn’t much of a dancer. “I’m terrible,” Cummings said. But after surviving being shot by a suspect in 2018 in an incident where another cop was killed and two other law enforcement officers were wounded, Cummings is so happy to be al


Car crashes into Cherokee Co. restaurant, driver flees scene

CHEROKEE CO., SC (WSPA) - A car crashed into a Cherokee County restaurant early Saturday morning, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol. The crash happened around 2:30am on Hyatt Street near Corporate Drive just west of Gaffney.


Campaign roundup: Indiana mayor talks marriage, millennials

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg told voters Saturday that his marriage to his husband exists "by the grace of a single vote on the U.S. Supreme Court."


Union Police make arrest in 2014 homicide; suspect already in SCDC custody

Union, SC (FOX Carolina) - Union Police announced they have made an arrest in connection to the murder of Carl Lee Palmer, dating back to 2014. Police say that Stevie Laron Harris, 27, of Union County is already in the custody of the South Carolina Department of Corrections on other charges. Accordi


Five men charged in LSD drug-trafficking ring. Drugs were allegedly sold to kids in Forsyth and Davie counties.

Five men are facing charges that they trafficked large amounts of the hallucinatory drug LSD so that it could be sold to high-school and middle-school students in Davie and Forsyth counties.


JV Rebels top Union, Saluda, fall to Chapin

PROSPERITY — The Mid-Carolina junior varsity baseball team took home a 7-3 victory over Union County on Tuesday. In the first inning, the Rebels got their offense started when an error scored two runs for Mid-Carolina. The Rebels then scored three runs in the third inning led by offense from singles


Wolverines fall to Union, defeat Dixie

WHITMIRE — The Whitmire varsity baseball team lost to Union County 12-1 Wednesday in a non-region contest at Legends Stadium. Noah McCarley took the Loss despite giving up only one ER in four innings of work. Chase Hood led the Wolverines at the plate going two for three with one RBI. Chandler Cruml