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Georgetown man jailed after car purchase made from closed bank account, deputies say

GEORGETOWN, SC (WBTW) - A Georgetown man is in jail after writing a check from a closed bank account to pay for a car in Pawleys Island, according to the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office. Jeremy Michael Zavell, 43, of Georgetown, was arrested in Illinois and returned to Georgetown County to face a

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-22 18:20:20

Holiday Wish List for Grand Strand Charities

708 Petigru Drive, Pawleys Island, SC 29585 www.all4pawssc.org or (843)237-7297 (PAWS) Our wish lists needs are spray bottles, paper towels, 55 & 30-gallon trash bags, toilet paper, fragrant floor cleaner, magic erasers, Clorox wipes, Dawn dish soap, laundry detergent, puppy pads, crates, and HP 950


WATCH: Cops heard he hit another car and sped away. They approached with guns drawn

Cops approached the red truck with guns drawn. An off-duty officer had seen the truck's driver strike another vehicle and continue south on U.S. Highway 17 Bypass "at a high rate of speed, driving reckless through traffic," according to an incident report. The off-duty officer reported the hit-and-r


Man wanted for questioning after car damaged at Murrells Inlet bar

MURRELLS INLET, SC (WBTW) - The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office released a photo of a man sitting at bar and officials say he's wanted for questioning after a vehicle was damaged. Georgetown County deputies say the incident happened Oct. 29. A vehicle was damaged in the parking lot of the Dead Do


Thanks for playing trivia with us

The holidays are upon us, and are we the only ones who are shocked at how quickly Thanksgiving arrived? With so much uncertainty and violence in the world around us, it seems especially important this year to give thanks for what we have, whether it's our health or a supportive family or work or a r

THE POST AND COURIER - 2017-11-22 14:00:00

Ex-boyfriend suspected in Darlington County carjacking

DARLINGTON, SC (WBTW) - The Darlington County Sheriff's Office is investigating a carjacking that happened Wednesday night. Lt. Robby Kilgo said in a press release around 10 p.m. Wednesday a man was attempting to visit his girlfriend at her home near E. Billy Farrow Hwy. and Jamestown Ave. when the

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-23 21:30:55

Detroit's Wilson, Swanson leave with injuries in 3rd quarter

Wilson has a shoulder problem and Swanson a knee issue. Wilson left the game after defending against a deep pass in the third quarter, and Swanson was injured on Detroit's next offensive possession. Minnesota cornerback Trae Waynes hurt his shoulder, but was able to return. ___ For more NFL coverage

WBTW.COM - 2017-11-23 20:26:04

Local students thankful for freedom, donuts and wifi in 'heartwarming' video

Horry County Schools students say they're thankful for a lot of things. The kids at Myrtle Beach Intermediate School and Riverside Elementary School said they're thankful for family, freedom, wifi and donuts, among other things. Watch the "heartwarming" video released by the school district above.

MYRTLEBEACHONLINE.COM - 2017-11-23 19:04:00

Glendale students get in the holiday spirit with shoebox donations for children overseas

The students at Redeemer Lutheran School, located at 69-26 Cooper Ave. in Glendale, are helping to make the holidays special for children overseas. All the students at the school - which goes from pre-K all the way to eighth grade - participated in the annual Operation Christmas Child donation progr

QNS.COM - 2017-11-23 21:00:58

Video shows two gunmen holding up a south Queens fast food joint

Police need the public's help in finding two men responsible for a recent stickup at a Hollis fast food restaurant. Law enforcement sources said the heist occurred at 12:55 a.m. inside of the Kennedy Fried Chicken located at 205-29 Hollis Ave. The NYPD released on Nov. 21 video footage of the male s

QNS.COM - 2017-11-22 20:00:53

New Japanese restaurant in Long Island City will serve sushi pizza, teriyaki dishes and more

Shih Lee, the owner of popular waterfront eatery Shi in Long Island City, is adding to his restaurant repertoire with a Japanese restaurant set to open on Nov. 28. Lee, who also owns Mexican restaurant Skinny's Cantina in Long Island City, will open Sapps Restaurant at 27-26 Jackson Avenue. Eric Leh

QNS.COM - 2017-11-22 18:40:08

Superstar singers to offer R&B spectacular in Flushing on Nov. 24

It's time to get romantic with a night of slow jams. Three of the country's biggest R&B groups - K-Ci and JoJo, Ginuwine, and 112 - will croon and harmonize during a special Holiday Bash at Colden Auditorium in Flushing on Friday, Nov. 24, at 8 p.m. Tickets run from $59 to $109. The artists will sur

QNS.COM - 2017-11-22 22:45:41

Mayor de Blasio promises more traffic enforcement agents in downtown Flushing

Transit and safety issues came up again and again during Mayor Bill de Blasio's three-hour town hall meeting in downtown Flushing on Tuesday night. De Blasio and the heads of various city agencies made themselves available to the public at the Flushing International High School on Barclay Avenue. Af

QNS.COM - 2017-11-22 22:15:30

Journalists at Flushing's Townsend Harris HS receive national award

For their dedication in reporting months of discord between students and an embattled school leader, journalists at a public Flushing high school have received national recognition. Townsend Harris High School's student newspaper, The Classic, has been awarded the 2017 Courage in Student Journalism

QNS.COM - 2017-11-22 20:30:42

Speed bumps earmarked for narrow street outside of Maspeth Town Hall

A narrow two-way street in Maspeth that is accessed by numerous children, families and other residents on a daily basis is set to receive a pair of speed bumps to help calm the traffic in that area. The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) announced in a letter to Councilwoman Elizabeth

QNS.COM - 2017-11-22 19:00:07

Bayside, Queens Business Owners On Alert After 24-Hour Burglary Spree

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Business owners in a Queens neighborhood are on alert as police search for two suspects following a 24-hour burglary spree. The two suspects allegedly hit at least six businesses on Bell Boulevard between Sunday and Monday. The last place they allegedly hit was Sterling Pharm


Helping the needy at Wells Park in Savannah

It was just an idea to try to help someone on Thanksgiving Day. For Krystal Young, it turned out to be a very good idea. "I just had a vision that I had I wanted to keep Savannah warm one jacket at a time and it just started off as a small idea I told family and friends and put out some information

WSAV-TV - 2017-11-23 20:37:00

Salvation Army feeds the hungry in Savannah on Thanksgiving

It's a day to give thanks and for many to do something to help the needy. At the Salvation Army in Savannah, up to 300 people were served a hot, holiday meal. "This year we prepared 18 turkeys and are planning to feed about 300 individuals and Thanksgiving really is a time to count our blessings and

WSAV-TV - 2017-11-23 20:24:27

Power Outages reported on Wilmington Island

No word on the cause of the outageat this time. Georgia Power is aware of the issue and is working to restore power to those currently affected. Estimated restoration time is about 12:30PM. No word on the cause of the outageat this time. Georgia Power is aware of the issue and is working to restore

WSAV-TV - 2017-11-23 15:56:57

Parts of I-95 shut down after accident in Chatham County

Right now, parts of Interstate 95 are shut down due to an accident. According to the Chatham Emergency Management Agency, The Eastbound ramp from Interstate 16 to I-95 is closed. One Northbound lane of I-95 is also shut down. Right now, parts of Interstate 95 are shut down due to an accident. Accord

WJCL - 2017-11-23 13:42:00