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Father of teen killed in freak accident: 'We are living every parent's worst nightmare'

A 15-year-old student was killed when a tree fell on her while she was sitting in a hammock in Ft. Thomas. For the first time since the freak accident, Michelle Chalk's parents are speaking out about their little girl and the Aug. 1 incident that took her life. Patty and Keith said their daughter wa

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-19 02:18:00

Boiling Springs man found dead outside Greenville store

A man found dead outside a Home Depot store in Greenville has been identified as a Boiling Springs resident. Richard Earle Fowler, 51, of 245 Lisa Court, was pronounced dead in the parking lot of The Home Depot at 79 Woodruff Industrial Drive. He is believed to have died around 1 p.m. Monday and w

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 14:58:47

Three teams ranked in newest prep poll

Three teams from the Anderson area were ranked in the Week 5 S.C. Prep Media Poll. Breaking into the rankings is Powdersville, coming in at No 9 in Class AAA. The Patriots (3-1) were unranked before a 27-20 win over Liberty last week. Remaining ranked were Belton-Honea Path and T.L. Hanna. The Bear

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2017-09-19 19:28:06

Upstate friends share story of living organ donation

There is more talk about living organ donation, following a social media post from pop star Selena Gomez, who is seen with her best friend on Instagram, both in hospital gowns. The superstar shared the post less than a week ago, telling fans that she had received a kidney from her friend over the su

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 00:59:00

Greenville mayor, council members want pay raises

The city of Greenville's elected leaders are talking about pay raises for themselves - by perhaps up to 30 percent and for the first since 1993. At this point, the debate is less about whether raises should happen and more by how much they should increase, a point of disagreement. While no formal pr

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-19 16:05:36

Dwarves take center stage in CBT's 'Snow White the Ballet'

photo provided by the Carolina Ballet Theatre Carolina Ballet Theatre's 2017-18 season opener, "Snow White the Ballet," is a unique retelling of the classic fairytale - and this go round, the dwarves are more than supporting players. The performance features choreography by Mark Diamond, choreograph

GREENVILLEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-19 13:00:50

The Mike Murray Trio Performs

The Mike Murray Trio Performs The Mike Murray Trio will be performing at The Wheel located at 1288 Pendleton Street in The Village of West Greenville this Thursday. The show starts at 730pm. The Mike Murray Trio Performs The Mike Murray Trio will be performing at The Wheel located at 1288 Pend

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-20 00:00:48

"The Wheel Sessions"

On the Music Scene tonight, are you ready to get your jazz on? The Underground Jazz Music Club "The Wheel Sessions" is having another jam session this Thursday in The Village Of West Greenville featuring some of the best jazz musicians around, The Mike Murray Trio. The show starts at 730pm and only

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-20 00:00:46

7.1 magnitude quake kills at least 44, collapses buildings in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) - A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 44 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust and thousands fled into the streets in panic. The quake came less than two weeks after another quake left 90 dead in the country's south, and it occurre

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-19 21:43:00

Coroner on scene of death investigation on Woodruff Road

Greenville County investigators are conducting a death investigation at the Home Depot on Woodruff Road Monday night. The coroner confirms at least one person has died. The investigation is in its early stages. No further details were immediately available. Stick with FOX Carolina for the latest. Gr

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-19 06:19:00

What's Happening This Weekend: September 21 - 24

Euphoria 2017 - Food, Wine & Music FestivalSept 21 - 24 http://bit.ly/2fxVDLn Four Days of Food, Wine & Music in Greenville, South Carolina! Euphoria offers more than 30 unique events featuring celebrated chefs, renowned pit masters, celebrity singers and songwriters, craft brewers and sommeliers. C

GREENVILLEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-19 15:11:52

Live Instagram video leads police to suspect in killing

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A teenager suspected of a killing who was named one of Texas' 10 Most Wanted fugitives was caught in Los Angeles on Tuesday after posting a live video on social media, police said. Christopher Ricardo Gonzalez, 18, was wanted by Dallas police on suspicion of murder, aggravated rob

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 03:38:00

Breweries use recycled wastewater to make beer

(CNN/Meredith) - A Colorado engineering firm is trying to get rid of the stigma around recycled water, so they're putting it in beer. Now three state microbreweries: Lost Highway Brewing, Lone Tree Brewery and 105 West Brewery are making their brew with local recycled waste water. "Water is definit

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 04:12:00

The world is running out of antibiotics, WHO says

(CNN) -- Too few new antibiotics are under development to combat the threat of multidrug-resistant infections, according to a new World Health Organization report published Tuesday. Adding to the concern: It is likely that the speed of increasing resistance will outpace the slow drug development pro

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 03:51:00

WATCH: A grabby cat collects cash for the homeless

(CNN/Meredith) - A cat in Oklahoma is robbing from the rich and giving to the poor. Sir Whines A Lot, also known as the "CASHnip Kitty", hangs out in the lobby of GuRuStu - a marketing firm in Tulsa. This rescue cat has been raising money for the homeless by snatching cash through a slot in the door

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 03:06:00

Amazon mistakenly sends baby registry emails

SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) -- Finding out that someone has bought you a present is almost always awesome. Unless that gift is for your unborn child and you are, as far as you know, not expecting. Amazon sent out some very confusing emails on Tuesday, telling a large number of customers that someone ha

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 03:18:00

Tucson's giant gift rejected by Amazon in bid for HQ

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Amazon has rejected the 21-foot Saguaro cactus that southern Arizona economic leaders planned to send as a gift to CEO Jeff Bezos, in a bid to attract the company's second headquarters. "Unfortunately we can't accept gifts (even really cool ones)," an Amazon tweet read. Amazon s

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 02:28:00

Florida woman makes 'single and sexy' sign to get power back

(CNN) -- This pink sign outside a Fort Myers home sparking a lot of attention around the neighborhood and online. "I thought that all of my neighbors would get a huge kick out of it." Kynse Agles seen standing next to her fluorescent pink sign that reads, "hot single female seeks sexy lineman to ele

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 01:48:00

Texas woman accused of shooting, dismembering boyfriend

Cierra Sutton, 30, (left) is accused of murdering her boyfriend, 32-year-old Steven Coleman (right). BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) - Police in Louisiana have arrested a Texas woman accused of shooting and dismembering her boyfriend, and dumping parts of his body in southeast Texas. Police say 30-year-old Cier

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-19 13:43:00

Community Spotlights: National Merit semifinalists, South Carolina Governor's School, and more

Seniors announced as National Merit semifinalists Four seniors have qualified as National Merit semifinalists for the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Competition. They are Cliff Gandis, Marion Geary, Noah Matricciani, and Paula Pieper. These semifinalists will now have the opportunity to continue in

GREENVILLEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-19 13:29:04