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Marion man wanted for attempted murder in Conway shooting

Roshad Quanta Devon Baldwin, 22, of Marion, is wanted for attempted murder. (CPD) CONWAY, SC (WBTW) - A Marion man is wanted for attempted murder after a reported shooting in Conway on Monday. Sgt. Darren Alston with the Conway Police Department says officers responded to a shooting in the area of


Multiple cars on fire, closing Highway 905 in Conway

CONWAY, SC (WBTW) - Highway 905 is completely closed as multiple fire crews respond to a large fire off the roadway in Conway. Conway Fire Department reports on Twitter that crews are on scene of multiple cars burning on Highway 905 between Parker Road and Recycle Road. Firefighters from Conway and


Deputies search for gunman in Lake City gas station robbery

LAKE CITY, SC (WBTW) - The Florence County Sheriff's Office is asking for the community's help in identifying a possible suspect in an armed robbery in Lake City. Investigators with the sheriff's office say the suspect entered the Murphy Gas Station on Loop Road in Lake City at approximately 5:45 a.

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-24 20:12:01

Police search for suspect after shooting at Georgetown Walmart

GEORGETOWN, SC (WBTW) - The Georgetown Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened in the Walmart parking lot early Friday morning. A post on the department's Facebook page says officers responded to the Georgetown Memorial Hospital for a gunshot wound victim at approximately 3 a.m.

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-24 14:50:52

From king to shoe shiner: How some of the Grand Strand's busiest roads got their names

Myrtle Beach and Horry County's roadways are bustling more than ever as the area continues to grow. More and more are flocking to the Grand Strand and building a new nest here, and many newcomers, or even longtime residents, may not know the rich history behind some of its busiest thoroughfares that

MYRTLEBEACHONLINE.COM - 2017-11-24 20:00:00

Colleges, high schools use "Hamilton" to enhance teaching

CHICAGO (AP) - Tickets for the blockbuster musical "Hamilton" may be hard to come by in several cities, but not for freshman at Northwestern University. The school in Evanston, Illinois, has given more 2,000 incoming students tickets to Chicago performances of "Hamilton: An American Musical." It is

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-24 17:46:50

Worker wounded after accidental shooting at Darlington gun store

DARLINGTON, SC (WBTW) - Darlington police confirm a worker at the Palmetto Gun Shop on South Main Street was wounded Friday when a customer accidentally fired a weapon in the store. Chief Danny Watson says the customer didn't know the gun was loaded, but proceeded to pick up, point and fire the gun.

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-24 21:44:26

Violence, shootings, disrupt Black Friday shopping

No disruptive incidents have been reported so far during Black Friday shopping in Myrtle Beach, but elsewhere in South Carolina and the nation the holiday spirit is being disrupted by violence. A shooting in a Georgetown Wal-Mart parking lot left one man hospitalized Friday morning. Live 5 News rep

MYRTLEBEACHONLINE.COM - 2017-11-24 18:15:00

Freshwater fishing: Specks are getting bigger, and so are their numbers

Speckled perch fishing has really picked up around the area lakes. Anglers are catching better numbers of fish and the keepers are getting bigger. 1. Around Lakeland, "There's been a ton of specks caught around the area. Minnows and jigs with the extra flashy accent are seeing the best bite," report


Speed lowered on Lakeshore Drive in response to complaints

You would think motorists cruising along Lakeshore Drive in Eustis would slog along at a leisurely pace, either because the road is narrow and winding or just to enjoy the scenic view of Lake Eustis. And you'd be wrong. Residents along Lakeshore Drive - also known as Lake Eustis Drive along the Tava

DAILY COMMERCIAL - 2017-11-23 11:45:00

Gardening calendar in Polk County

1124GardeningCAL GARDENING CALENDAR FOREST MAGIC NATURE WALK: Led by Steve Franklin, 2 p.m. Nov. 26, Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve, 900 Mackay Blvd., Lake Alfred, free, registration required. Contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 863-291-5272 or aquinones@mylakealfred.com. MAKE & T

THE LEDGER - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

More local law agencies carrying anti-opioid drug

HAINES CITY - A potentially life-saving drug that combats opioid overdoses is now being carried on the street by officers at almost every police department in Polk County. The Winter Haven Police Department became the first law enforcement agency in Polk County to have each of its 88 sworn officers

THE LEDGER - 2017-11-24 03:24:51

Upcoming fishing tournaments in Polk and recent results

The FLORIDA CRAPPIE CLUB'S next tournament is Friday on Lake Okeechobee out of the Okeechobee ramp north of 78 bridge at the Kissimmee River. Call Harold Mcghee at 813-215-9759 or Darryl Cole at 352-516-0869. The KISSIMMEE BASS SERIES 2018 schedule is underway. Next date for Kissimmee Bass Series Se


Lake Wales expands public Wi-Fi beyond downtown

LAKE WALES - Public access to the internet just became easier in Lake Wales. The city has added seven public Wi-Fi access points to the two already in the downtown area. Access is now available along Scenic Highway, on downtown's east side, and stretching east to the shores of Lake Wailes. Assistan

THE LEDGER - 2017-11-24 03:22:23

Second Harvest seeking food donations

Have you ever wished for a little comfort during a tough time? We all have. When life becomes a little more than we can bear, we hope someone cares enough to help. That is what many people in our community are hoping for this holiday season. There are working-poor neighbors struggling to feed their


Green Hills Regional Planning Commission to celebrate 50th anniversary

The Green Hills Regional Planning Commission will celebrate 50 years of service next month. The commission will celebrate the accomplishments of the region at the annual Board of Directors meeting at the First Christian Church in Trenton December 6th at noon. A public open house and reception will b

KTTN.COM - 2017-11-23 12:39:39

Pilgrim legacy preserved in savor of sweet potatoes

Thanksgiving was always a pretty big deal when I was growing up. It was also about the only holiday we celebrated at my folks' house in Trenton, Mo., instead of driving the short mile across town to my grandmother's place, which functioned more or less as the Brown family seat after my grandfather d


Cameron removes gas chamber from city pound

Dogs, cats and other animals that are housed at the City of Cameron's Animal Shelter will no longer be put down through the use of a gas chamber that had been on site for decades. Cameron's gas chamber was destroyed by being cut in half and was removed from the pound this October. Timothy Wymes, Cam

NEWSPRESSNOW.COM - 2017-11-24 02:55:00

WATCH: Cameron removes gas chamber from city pound

A gas chamber that was used as a euthanization method at the Cameron Animal Shelter for decades, was cut in half and removed from city pound this October. Hear from city staff about the removal process and the owner of a Cameron shelter for cats about the relocation of her facility to a new property

NEWSPRESSNOW.COM - 2017-11-23 23:15:00

Thanksgiving meal begins at Noon at Coon Creek Baptist Church

The Union Coon Creek Baptist Church west of Trenton will hold its 22nd Annual Thanksgiving Meal today. People can come to the church starting at 11 o'clock this morning with serving to begin at noon. The free meal includes turkey, dressing, homemade noodles, mashed potatoes, and hot rolls as well as

KTTN.COM - 2017-11-23 12:34:25