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Little Mountain Woman Honored for Weather Service

Little Mountain, SC (WLTX) - A Newberry County family has been reporting the weather from their home since the late 1800s. "It's just something you do naturally, like brushing your teeth or taking a bath," said Margaret Jayroe. She is the Little Mountain cooperative weather observer for the National


Juveniles Honor Unclaimed Veteran with Burial Urn

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH)-- A U.S. Air Force veteran was laid to rest Friday at Fort Jackson National Cemetary, receiving full military honors. Sgt. Gregory Politte remains weres escorted by Chapin's American Legion Post 193 and riders from several veteran groups. Juveniles at the South Carolina Depar


How a Historically Black College changed Benedict's new president's life

Why is there a teaching crisis in SC? South Carolina teachers are leaving the classroom at an alarming rate Education Why this aspiring SC teacher fled the classroom After graduating with a degree in education she never became a teacher Education Watch Chapin principal react to surprise n


Funnel Cakes by Pam at the parade

Charles Warner | The Union Times In this week's News Around Lockart column, Connie Porter announces that a vendor, Funnel Cakes by Pam, will be at the Lockhart Christmas Parade. I was very happy that I heard from one of our vendors for the Lockhart Christmas Parade, today. Funnel Cakes by Pam will

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-18 14:20:29

One Dead Following Hit-and-Run in Fairfield County

FAIRFIELD COUNTY (WLTX) - A 33-year-old from Winnsboro is dead following a hit-and-run on SC Highway 34 early Sunday morning, according to lance corporal Joel Hovis with the S.C. Highway Patrol. The incident happened around 12:48 a.m. Sunday morning on SC Highway 34, according to the S.C. Highway P

WLTX.COM - 2017-11-19 17:27:56

Chip Turner, champion of Uptown growth, dead at 49

Just a few weeks before he succumbed to the kidney cancer that he fought against for years, Howard Hugh "Chip" Turner Jr. stood at the Siloam Baptist Church pulpit and talked about his journey toward the Lord. Visibly weak, it was a struggle for Turner, who died Thursday at the age of 49, to make it

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Bars, taverns, and nightclubs

Image courtesy of the City of Union Union is closer to having bars, taverns, and nightclubs in the downtown area of the city after a divided Union City Council voted this week to amend the city's zoning ordinance to allow such establishments in that area. UNION - A divided Union City Council took a

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-19 06:00:23

Union man charged with child neglect

A Union man has been charged with child neglect after police said they found a young girl living in unhealthy conditions. Mark Edward Leiske, 25, of 710 N. Pinckney St., was arrested Friday and charged with unlawful neglect of a child, according to a Union Police Department warrant. On Nov. 10, po


Man Shot by Officer in Early Morning Shooting in Citrus Heights

CITRUS HEIGHTS - A 24-year-old man was taken to the hospital early Sunday morning after a Citrus Heights police officer shot the man during an altercation in a motel parking lot. The shooting occurred around 2:45 a.m. Sunday near the 6200 block of Auburn Boulevard, Lt. Dave Gutierrez with the Citrus

FOX40 - 2017-11-19 18:01:44

San Jose Apartment Fire Kills 3 Family Members, 1 Critical

SAN JOSE (AP) - Authorities and neighbors say a fire ripped through an apartment in the San Francisco Bay Area, killing three members of a family and leaving another in critical condition. Fire Capt. Joshua Padron says crews found part of the San Jose apartment building engulfed in heavy flames earl

FOX40 - 2017-11-19 01:40:40

Officers Searching for 2 Suspects after Chasing Stolen Car Through Sacramento

NORTH SACRAMENTO - At least three suspects ran from a stolen car Saturday evening after officers chased the vehicle to a neighborhood in North Sacramento. A perimeter has been set up by officials in the area surrounding Eleanor Avenue and Branch Street in the search for two men, who were in a stolen

FOX40 - 2017-11-19 04:52:40

Police pursuit of stolen vehicle ends in Sacramento neighborhood

Two people suspected of stealing a vehicle were detained after a car chase ended in a Sacramento neighborhood Saturday night, police said. Police pursued a stolen vehicle around 7:50 p.m., which later turned into a foot chase on Rio Linda Boulevard and Eleanor Avenue. Several suspects ran out of the

KCRA.COM - 2017-11-19 05:29:00

HOA Homefront: What Sacramento did for (or is it to?) HOAs in 2017 (Part 2)

Last week's column addressed three bills recently passed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown and the California Assembly: Senate bill 2, Assembly bill 534 and AB 1412. Today's column will tackle three other significant bills, SB 407, AB 634, and AB 690, which also were approved and take effect in 2018. SB

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-18 15:30:12

Sacramento's older airport terminal is about to get an expansion and makeover

Sacramento International Airport officials are laying plans to expand Terminal A, saying the airport's smaller terminal is outmoded and congested at the security checkpoint area upstairs. The terminal was designed in the 1990s before the 9/11 terrorist attacks prompted a dramatic increase in securit

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2017-11-18 11:55:00

Sacramento deputy dragged down road after traffic stop

A driver pulled over on a traffic violation tried to evade arrest by smashing into a patrol car, and subsequently dragged a deputy down the road before being apprehended Saturday morning. The deputy was not injured, said Sacramento Sheriff's Department spokesman Sgt. Shaun Hampton. Hampton said the

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2017-11-19 02:43:00

Sacramento Men Plead Guilty to Bank Fraud and Identity Theft Scheme Using Stolen U.S. Mail

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Billee Vang, 26, and Dang Vue, 27, both of Sacramento, pleaded guilty today to a fraud scheme that involved manufacturing postal service locks and keys in order to steal U.S. Mail, steal identities and defraud financial institutions, U.S. Attorney Phillip A. Talbert announced. V

POSTALNEWS.COM - 2017-11-18 14:39:58

Homeless woman found dead in Tollhouse missed in Fresno neighborhood

Neighborhood workers and residents in the area of Blackstone and Ashlan avenues fondly recalled Cheryl Ann Raffeo, a homeless woman who was a fixture there for years. Raffeo went missing from her "home" for several weeks. The Fresno County Coroner identified her as the person found dead on the side

FRESNO BEE - 2017-11-18 19:58:00

Two people are trapped under collapsed structure in Northwest Fresno

Two workers working on High-Speed Rail property near Weber & Cattern in Northwest Fresno are trapped at least six feet under a collapsed structure. UPDATE: CHP says both men have been rescued and transported to the hospital. It is unclear what their injuries are. Stay with ABC30 Action News as we co

ABC30 FRESNO - 2017-11-18 23:20:52

At least 9 people involved in crash in eastern Fresno County

Cal Fire reported Saturday that nine people were involved in a crash in Fresno County. The accident was reported by the California Highway Patrol as a head-on crash between a gray Honda van and a gray Toyota SUV, but CHP later stated that a third vehicle was involved. The crash happened east of Fres

FRESNO BEE - 2017-11-19 01:03:00

Car stop leads to drug and weapon arrest in Madera

MADERA, Calif. - A man and woman are facing charges after Madera police said they found drugs and guns inside their car. Police arrested Stanley Ferguson and Tiffany Franklin for allegedly having 13 grams of methamphetamine. Officers pulled the couple over Friday and then discovered the drugs and

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2017-11-19 08:06:47