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Clinton woman faces charges after wreck that killed 2, hurt 6

A Clinton woman is facing five felony DUI charges after a weekend wreck that killed two people and injured six, according to the Laurens County Public Index.Khelsy Chanta Rice, 38, of 82 Captain Guy Road, Clinton was arrested Monday, according to the public index, and charged with two counts of felo


Clinton High’s powder puff game set for Friday

Clinton High School will hold its annual Powder Puff football game on Friday at Wilder Stadium, beginning at 6 p.m.The game is sponsored by the CHS National Honor Society and will benefit United Ministries.Tickets are $4 or $2 for those who bring a canned good along for the charity.Concessions will

GOLAURENS.COM - 2018-05-24 01:34:00

Hole opens up on Laurens Road in Greenville

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) - A large hole opened up on Laurens Road in Greenville on Wednesday.Pictures from the scene show a hole on Laurens Road near East Washington Street.Greenville Police officers had responded to the scene and were blocking off the area.We're working to gather more information at t

WSPA.COM - 2018-05-24 01:05:12

Driver faces multiple charges after fatal head-on collision near Clinton

Two people are dead and six injured after a head-on collision on Highway 76 in Clinton on Saturday night.Four medical helicopters were dispatched to the incident, that occurred just before midnight on Highway 76 at Grain Bin Rd.According to LCPL Gary Miller of the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the


Local officers still at work solving recent spike of shootings

More guns were seized by law enforcement in Greenwood County in about a year than there were days in the year.The past several months have seen a spike in shootings in the Greenwood area, and officers are working tirelessly to curb the violence, according to a release from the Greenwood County Sheri

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2018-05-23 07:00:00

Ware Shoals man faces drug charges

Anxaviar Jemorris Waldrup, 24, of 36 W. Main St., Ware Shoals was arrested Monday and charged with possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance within proximity of a school and two counts of possession with intent to distribute marijuana.

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2018-05-22 16:53:00

Driver dies days after head-on crash in Greenville County, troopers say

The driver of a 2017 Honda was traveling east on Batesville Road when they crossed the center line, striking a 2018 BMW, going west, head-on and then hit a guard rail, troopers said.

WYFF4.COM - 2018-05-23 19:57:00

Cash reward offered for information leading to arrest in unsolved Simpsonville homicide case

SIMPSONVILLE, SC - On December 21st, one day after Eric Jones, 38, of Simpsonville was killed inside his home, his girlfriend Leisa Armstrong made a vow to find out who was responsible for taking his life.

WSPA.COM - 2018-05-23 00:53:12

SCDC: Woman tried to take meth, pot to Tyger River inmate

A woman tried to hand a package with drugs to an inmate at Tyger River Correctional Institution, according to prison officials.The medium-security facility in Enoree houses more than 1,000 men.According to arrest warrants, a woman was caught bringing in 4.1 grams of meth, 16.7 grams of marijuana and

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2018-05-22 14:56:00

Greenwood cheerleader Seven Smith signs with Newberry

Buy NowFront row, from left, are Quanda Gardner, Seven Smith and Evangeline Gardner. Back row, from left, are Greenwood cheerleading coach Diana Baker, Ty Coates and Quin Smith.Skylar Rolstad | INDEX-JOURNAL

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2018-05-22 22:54:00

Two dead, six injured after head-on collision in Clinton

Two people are dead and six injured after a head-on collision on Highway 76 in Clinton on Saturday night.Four medical helicopters were dispatched to the incident, that occurred just before midnight on Highway 76 at Grain Bin Rd.According to LCPL Gary Miller of the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the


Spartanburg woman charged with attempted murder in stabbing

Robin Ladon Hennington (Source: Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office).SPARTANBURG Co., SC (WSPA) -- Deputies say a Spartanburg woman out on bond for domestic violence attacked a man with a knife.Robin Hennington, 32, has been charged with attempted murder.Hennington is accused of stabbing a man in his m


Update: 2 Clinton women killed, 6 hurt in Laurens County wreck

Two Clinton women were killed and six others — including four minors — were injured as the result of a Saturday night collision outside of Clinton, according to the state Highway Patrol.It happened just before midnight on U.S. Highway 76 near Grain Bin Road, when the driver of a 2004 Ford Taurus vee


Driver ejected after hitting road sign and tree in fatal crash, SC troopers say

A 2005 Chevrolet Silverado was traveling west on Jollystreet Road when the truck went off the right side of the roadway, where it hit a road sign and a tree, Miller said. The driver, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected and later died at Palmetto Health Richland hospital.


2 killed, 5 injured in head-on collision in South Carolina

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a head-on crash on a South Carolina road has killed two people and five others, including four children.The South Carolina Highway Patrol tells local news outlets that the crash occurred late Saturday night on U.S. 76 near Clinton in Laurens County.


Arrest Report for May 20

Editor's Note: The following information is compiled from arrests records from the Laurens Police Department, Clinton Public Safety, Laurens County Sheriff's Office and the Johnson Detention Center. This information is presented with no intent of guilt or innocence.Christopher Cain - Clinton- Drivin


2-vehicle crash kills 2, sends 4 minors to hospital, troopers say

According to troopers, the collision happened on Saturday at 11:51 p.m. on U.S. 76 near Grain Bin Road, just east of Clinton.


2 killed in head-on crash on US-76 in Laurens Co.

LAURENS COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) - Two people are dead after a head-on crash in Laurens County.It happened just after 11:45 p.m. Friday on US-76 near Grain Bin Road.Highway Patrol says a Ford Mustang was traveling West on US-76 when a Ford Taurus traveling East crossed the center line and hit the Mustang


Missing person found dead near Swamp Rabbit Trail in Greenville

The body of a person reported missing yesterday has been found in a residential area just off the Swamp Rabbit Trail near the Swamp Rabbit Cafe, according to the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office.Authorities received the call at 11:04 a.m. this morning at Odom Circle and Highlawn Avenue, sheriff's


City of Clinton wraps up another successful Rhythm on the Rails

Saturday featured more music from the award winning blues artist Pam Taylor as well as the Shag Doctorz.The 200 block of Broad Street opened up for those people to showcase their cars. The dynamic car show duo of Rob Pitts and Rod Pettit hosted the car show.Along with games, rides, music, and the ca