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Lake City mayor, council member face challengers

Four seats are available on the city council in the 2018 election: mayor and Districts 1, 3, and 6.

SCNOW - 2018-08-16 01:56:00

Wilson, Lake City to renew rivalry

Their last matchup, in 2015, ended in a thriller when the Panthers rallied from a 21-0 deficit in the fourth quarter to win 28-21 on the Tigers' homecoming night.

SCNOW - 2018-08-16 02:24:00

Lake City receives FEMA grant for portable generator

According to the council's resolution, the contract will go to FM Young Company for an amount not to exceed $213,000.

SCNOW - 2018-08-15 02:43:00

Man Wanted in Sumter County Auto Shop Murder Arrested in Florida

Earlier this week, Sheriff Dennis said that Brown was found in Jackson County, Georgia, but managed to elude police.

WLTX.COM - 2018-08-16 03:27:20

Lake City student elected governor at Palmetto Girls State

Girls who attend Palmetto Girls State experience governmental procedure through simulating political campaigns, elections and the political process, according to the program’s website. They can run for city, county and state offices, among others, during the program.

SCNOW - 2018-08-15 02:38:00

Florence woman's death ruled homicide following autopsy results

Police in Florence discovered the body of Qatar Ramadan, 66, of Florence, in her apartment at 154 North Franklin Drive around 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 4. Police were at the residence for a welfare check, according to Lt. Mike Brandt of the Florence Police Department.

WBTW.COM - 2018-08-15 15:20:29

Residents ordered to vacate motel in Florence after building deemed unsafe

During an inspection on Aug. 7, very serious violations were noted to include many electrical issues, an inoperable fire alarm system, water intrusion in the building to include electrical chases, water seeping through internal light fixtures, and improper storage of flammable gases and vehicles wit

WPDE.COM - 2018-08-16 10:30:19

Baker pushes Timmonsville into future

“Coach Tate is a legend and has done a wonderful job setting high standards for this football program,” said Baker, previously an assistant at Irmo. “I just want to build on the foundation that he has set.”

SCNOW - 2018-08-15 11:44:00

Suspect Wanted on Several Attempted Murder Charges in Sumter County

Donald Ray Richburg, 27, is wanted on multiple attempted murder charges. Deputies say the shooting occurred in June.

WLTX.COM - 2018-08-15 20:44:22

Florence Police searching for Pee Dee 'bubble bandit'

Florence, S.C. (WPDE) —Florence Police officers are looking for the public's help in catchingthe now notorious "bubble bandit."They say the suspect was seen driving a red Ford Expedition and is wanted for questioning in the vandalism of the fountain at 200 West Evans Street on Aug. 12.Five fountains

WPDE.COM - 2018-08-14 16:17:57

Red Apple Passes available for Darlington County residents

This year, Red Apple Pass registration events will also be held from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Lamar Library on Aug. 23, the Hartsville Library on Aug. 28, and the Society Hill Library on Aug. 30.

SCNOW - 2018-08-15 08:30:00

One Person Dead After Head On Collision In Chesterfield County - WCCB Charlotte

The accident happened around 11:25am on US-52 near Bethel Church Road. Investigators say Jim Chambley, 35, of Hartsville was driving his Chevrolet pickup truck when he crossed into oncoming traffic and hit the driver of a 2003 Mitsubishi sedan head on.

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-15 20:01:57

Timmonsville police looking for missing man

Timmonsville, S.C. (WPDE) —Timmonsville police need your help to find Delonte Rouse.He's 6-feet, 3-inches tall and weighs about 165 pounds.He was last seen on Aug. 4 at a party on Davenport Drive in Timmonsville around 11:30 p.m.He was wearing a blue T-shirt and blue jeans with white shoes.Anyone wi


New chef at Florence's Town Hall restaurant began learning craft as a child

Vogelheim, a native of northern Michigan, was named the new executive chef at Town Hall roughly a month ago.

SCNOW - 2018-08-15 02:04:00

South Carolina teen sings order at McDonald's drive-thru

In the video posted to her Facebook, 16-year-old Cecily Hennigan busts out into song while placing her order at the McDonald's drive-thru as her friends provide a beat. The original video has been shared more than 3,000 times. (Cecily Hennigan).

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-14 22:39:00

66-year-old woman identified as victim in homicide investigation in Florence

Qatar Ramadan, who lived in the apartment, was found dead due to blunt trauma of the head on Aug. 4.

WPDE.COM - 2018-08-15 11:28:44

Asbestos removed from Florence elementary school

Crosby sent us the district’s application for asbestos abatement showing asbestos was remove 8,200 square feet of flooring and 9,000 square feet of mastic in the 400 wing of the school.


Lake City's Main Street Elementary receives grant

The 21st Century Community Learning Center supports the creation of community learning centers that provide academic enrichment opportunities during nonschool hours for children, particularly students who attend high-poverty and low-performing schools, according to Florence County School District Th

SCNOW - 2018-08-15 02:52:00

New principal of Carver Elementary in Florence has vision of success for all

FLORENCE, S.C. – As a Florence native and a former student of Florence School District 1 schools, Josie Little is starting her seventh year at Carver Elementary School with a new title, principal, and hopes to help students see their full potential.

SCNOW - 2018-08-15 02:31:00

Police aren't laughing about an apparent 'serial sudser' in Florence

“Somebody could’ve died by somebody doing something stupid. But it’s not funny, and it’s not funny when you cause someone else a problem,” said Carolyn Murdock.