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Man accused of murder in 2017 shooting death of woman in Gaffney

that Drenika Lanette Hopper, 20, of Carrollton, Ga., was shot in the head on Morris Drive back in January of 2017.

WSPA.COM - 2018-10-17 19:42:04

Victim's family 'relieved' by murder arrest in Cherokee Co.

GAFFNEY, SC (WSPA) - An Upstate mother was in tears over her daughter's death. "I just miss my baby. I just miss her," said Latoria Dowdle. "She was a loving daughter." More than 21 months after her daughter Drenika Hopper was shot dead, a suspect has been charged with her killing. "I've been waiti

WSPA.COM - 2018-10-18 09:38:26

Bond denied for man accused of stabbing SC Trooper in Cherokee Co.

Marcus Pack Moreno, 34, of Stanley, NC has been charged with two counts of attempted murder, resisting arrest with a deadly weapon and attempted escape, according to jail records.

WSPA.COM - 2018-10-17 15:51:57

NORTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY PATROL TROOPER SHOT KILLED: NC state trooper shot, killed during traffic stop; suspect in custody

COLUMBUS COUNTY, N.C.- A North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper was shot and killed early Wednesday while conducting a traffic stop in the southeastern part of the state, according to the Department of Public Safety.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-17 16:50:36

Human case of West Nile confirmed in Blacksburg

This 2006 photo provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a female Aedes aegypti mosquito in the process of acquiring a blood meal from a human host. (James Gathany/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP)BLACKSBURG, SC (WSPA) - Cherokee Co. officials say they were n

WSPA.COM - 2018-10-16 21:50:27

Trooper stabbed scuffling with suspect | The Gaffney Ledger

A South Carolina state trooper was stabbed in the shoulder but luckily sustained non-life threatening injuries while attempting to take a North Carolina man into custody following a Monday night chase in Gaffney. Marcus Pack Moreno, 34, of Stanley, was booked into the Cherokee County Detention Cente

GAFFNEY LEDGER - 2018-10-17 06:07:00

Gaffney No. 4 in prep poll | The Gaffney Ledger

Here’s the latest Media Prep Poll Class 5A 1. Dutch Fork (13) 2. Fort Dorchester 3. T.L. Hanna 4. Gaffney 5. Dorman 6. Sumter 7. Berkeley 8. Byrnes 9. Summerville 10. River Bluff Receiving votes: West Florence, Carolina Forest, Boiling Springs. Class 4A 1. Hartsville (9) 2. Greer (3) 3. South Pointe

GAFFNEY LEDGER - 2018-10-16 21:43:16

2019 BMW X7: Debut of a 17-Foot Luxury SUV Starting at $75K

Does it seem like luxury automakers release a new SUV just about every week? It’s more than a feeling. Since the start of September, we’ve gottenthe Audi Q8, Audi e-tron, and Mercedes EQC, three pricey performance models from Germany.

THE CHEAT SHEET - 2018-10-18 02:04:58

SCEM: Deputies searching for missing 11-year-old boy in Boiling Springs

BOILING SPRINGS, SC (FOX Carolina)-Spartanburg County Emergency Management says deputies and other response agencies are searching for a missing 11-year-old boy.SCEM said James Biggerstaff was last seen off Evergreen Street in Boiling Springs, SC.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-10-17 03:17:00

New manufacturing jobs headed to Spartanburg County

S.C Department of Commerce announced Wednesday that Huvis Indorama Advanced Materials will be launching operations in Spartanburg County. The new $48 million investment is projected to create 50 new jobs in the state. Hiring for the positions will be begin as early as this month.The new, state-of-th

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-10-17 14:12:00

Elderly man dies in crash with logging truck; 2 others airlifted | The Gaffney Ledger

Cherokee County Coroner Dennis Fowler said Thomas Leroy Blackwell, 71, of 135 McEntire Road, was pronounced dead at the scene.


Troopers: 1 dead, 2 injured following crash in Cherokee Co.

BLACKSBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) - Troopers said one person has died and two others were injured following a collision in Blacksburg Monday morning.The incident occurred on Bridges Road near Turner Road at 9:40 a.m.According to troopers, a 2010 Chevy SUV was traveling west on Bridges Road when the driv


Fatal crash on Bridges Rd. in Blacksburg

BLACKSBURG, SC (WSPA) - At least one person has died after a crash on Bridges Rd. at Turner Rd. in Blacksburg, according to the SC Highway Patrol website.


Gaffney sophomore quarterback getting more comfortable in role | The Gaffney Ledger

It’s expected that a sophomore quarterback will go through his share of growing pains, like an up-anddown rollercoaster ride. However, Gaffney sophomore quarterback Undrea Lindsay seems to be ahead of the learning curve as the regular season winds down. In playing about a half in Friday’s win over R


Move it Monday - 9Round Gaffney

It's Move it Monday and this week is for those of you who don't have a lot of time or motivation. We are talking 9 Round.


Body found in Reedy River, police say

Donald Porter, spokesman for the Greenville Police Department, confirmed the discovery.


Woman exposes herself at Church's Chicken, say Spartanburg Police

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) - A woman is accused of exposing herself at Church's Chicken, according to a Spartanburg Police report.


Manhunt is on for inmate who escaped from a North Carolina prison on Sunday

A 44-year-oldinmate escaped Sundayfrom a minimum-security prison near Fayetteville, North Carolina, according to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.Prison officials said in a press release that Cul Jones was reported missing Sunday at about 7:45 p.m. fromHoke Correctional Institution in


Fatal crash sends mother and a child to the hospital in Gaston County

GASTON COUNTY, NC (Fox 46 WJZY)- A motorcyclist was killed while a mother and a child were injured in a crash in Gaston County according to North Carolina Highway Patrol.The crash took place on Old Dallas Highway in Dallas around 5:30 p.m. Saturday evening.The motorcycle was traveling down the highw


Folk duo to perform free concert at the Blacksburg Library | The Gaffney Ledger

On Wednesday Oct. 17, The Blacksburg Public Library will welcome Friction Farm for it’s second fall “Music Sandwiched-In” series. The performance will begin at 12:15 p.m. and end at 1 p.m. A free lunch will be served. Modern-folk duo Friction Farm is a husband and wife team of traveling troubadours.