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Laurens woman charged after fetus remains found in Fountain Inn apartment

Police have arrested a Laurens County woman after fetal remains were found in a Fountain Inn apartment complex earlier this week. Jamie Melissa Wilson, 41, of Gray Court, is charged with homicide by child neglect, according to Fountain Inn Police Chief Keith Morton and Laurens County jail records. W

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-23 15:40:22

Gray Court woman facing charges in Fountain Inn infant death case

The mother of an infant found nearly a year after the child's death is facing charges after authorities uncovered the decomposed remains. Jamie Melissa Wilson, 41, of 1027 N. Main St., Gray Court was arrested Saturday and charged with homicide by child abuse. Laurens County Deputy Coroner Vickie Che

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-09-23 17:24:00

Coroner responding to triple fatal Oconee Co. crash

The coroner is responding to the scene of a fatal crash in Oconee County. According to SC Highway Patrol, the crash occurred on SC 11 at Austin Edwards Road around 6:10 p.m. Injuries were initially reported in the collision, but the coroner has now confirmed at least three fatalities due to the inci

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-24 01:46:00

President Trump uninvited Stephen Curry from The White House

(CNN/Meredith) -- President Trump has taken to Twitter to further condemn professional athletes who take political stands. First it was NFL players who kneel during the national anthem, now it's Stephen Curry. Trump tweeted this out Saturday morning. The tweet is likely in response to a story by Fo

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-23 17:15:00

Man dies after crashing into tree in Asheville

ASHEVILLE, NC (WSPA) - A man is dead after his car went off of the road and struck a tree before overturning in Asheville, Friday evening. Asheville Police say 64-year-old Curtis Schoff was taken to Mission Hospital when he later died from his injuries. The crash happened just after 7:30pm on Lyman

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-23 19:35:12

Police: Driver killed after striking tree, overturning in Asheville

Asheville Police confirm a man passed away in the hospital after injuries sustained during a crash on Friday. Police say they responded to a crash on Lyman Street around 7:35 p.m. Officers arrived to find 64-year-old Curtis Schoff in critical condition. He was transported to Mission Hospital where h

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-23 22:28:00

Driver killed when car crashes into tree, overturns

Asheville police are investigating a deadly wreck that happened Friday night. Police said the crash happened around 7:37 p.m. on Lyman Street. According to officers, a car went off the left side of the road, hit a tree, and overturned. Investigators said Curtis Schoff, 64, of Chandler died a short t

WYFF4.COM - 2017-09-23 19:31:00

Unseen Greenville: New park, master plan among changes in City View

Three years ago, City View residents and church leaders began praying loudly and boldly as they walked in the community in hopes of taking back their streets. In 2014, City View was considered a "forgotten community," rife with blight, dilapidated houses, empty buildings, overgrown lawns and crime.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-24 05:40:16

6.1 magnitude earthquake strikes Oaxaca, Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) - A strong new earthquake shook Mexico on Saturday, causing new alarm in a country reeling from two still-more-powerful quakes this month that have killed nearly 400 people. The U.S. Geological Survey said the new, magnitude 6.1 temblor was centered about 11 miles (18 kilometers) so

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-23 17:42:00

Free mammograms offered to Greenville women at Haywood Mall as p - FOX Carolina 21

The BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center is stopping in Greenville on Saturday to provide free mammogram screenings. From 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center will be set up at Haywood Mall conducting the screenings. As of 11:50 a.m., officials at Haywood Mall

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-23 19:47:00

Mother charged in death of infant found decomposed in container

The mother of an infant found decomposed in a plastic container was charged in connection with the death. Jamie Melissa Wilson, 41, is charged with homicide by child abuse. Deputies found the remains in a container at an apartment on Monday. Fountain Inn Police Chief Keith Morton said the deputies

WYFF4.COM - 2017-09-23 15:46:00

Skulls and dust: What it's like to crawl inside a 3,500-year-old - FOX Carolina 21

LUXOR, Egypt (CNN) -- A man in a gray robe and white headscarf brushes the dust, undisturbed for thousands of years, off a human skull, one of many messily discarded by grave robbers. "They were searching for gold and jewelry, and when they didn't find it they just threw everything over here," says

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-24 05:51:00

Mary Black School of Nursing: 50 years and going strong

The Mary Black School of Nursing at the University of South Carolina Upstate has been training high-quality nurses for five decades. The nursing school has continued to grow over the past 50 years, adapting to meet the changing needs of patients and hospitals as well as the increased demand for nur

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-24 05:01:00

Anderson Co. sheriff warning residents of latest phone scam

FOX Carolina Anderson County Sheriff Chad McBride is warning residents about a person attempting to scam county residents. Sheriff McBride said the scammer claims the person missed jury summons and now there are warrants for their arrest. The scammer says in order to avoid arrest, the person must se

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-24 00:03:00

South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea's weather agency said a magnitude 3.2 earthquake was detected in North Korea on Saturday close to where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural. The quake was detected in an area around Kilju, in northeastern North Kor

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-24 05:13:00

SLED, FD investigating cause of OLEC fire estimated to have caused over $100K in damage

An investigation is underway into the cause of fire that heavily damaged the Oconee Law Enforcement Center on Saturday. The call came in at 5:37 p.m. Walhalla Fire Department Chief Brandon Burton told FOX the fire started on the first story of the building, causing significant smoke damage to the s

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-24 04:59:00

Warm and dry locally as Maria continues northerly path

Our first weekend of Fall is certainly feeling a lot more like summer as highs continue to be well into the 80s. Tonight's lows will be cooler in the mountains in the upper 50s after a few pop-up thunderstorms Saturday afternoon, which will help things cool down more up there. The drier Upstate wil

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-24 03:03:00

Graveyard plaque of Wild West figure was buried, not stolen

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) - It turns out the graveyard plaque of the common-law wife of legendary gunfighter John Henry "Doc" Holiday was just six inches under, not stolen from a cemetery. The plaque at the Arizona Pioneers' Home Cemetery in Prescott had been reported stolen recently. But the Prescott Da

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-24 02:28:00

It has no brain, but can learn and grow on its own

(Meredith) - Sometimes, science is crazier (and creepier) than science fiction. And in this case, it's true...and slimy. Literally. It's called Physarum polycephalum, or simply slime molds. According to an article published by The Atlantic, these slime molds, which are yellow and oozing and usually

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-24 01:34:00

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts: NOT REAL: Extremely Racist Black ESPN Reporter Says ALL White Pe

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-23 22:36:00